On Saturday July 23rd, the AIDS Community Research Initiative of America (ACRIA) hosted their annual Cocktails at Sunset Fundraiser in Bridgehampton, NY. The Benefit was hosted by renowned photographer Steven Klein at his West Kill Farm in Bridgehampton, NY.
Guests including Yigal Azrouel, Fabian Baron, Sky Ferreira, Nacho Figueras, Calvin Klein, Kelly Klein, Trey Laird, David Maupin, Kathryn Neal, Stewart Shining, Jill Stuart, Olivier Theyskens, Annabel Tollman, Stefano Tonchi, Eric Villency, and Rachel Zoe sipped Veuve Clicquot champagne, enjoyed cocktails by Belvedere Vodka, and tunes by The Misshapes.
The event featured a silent auction of limited edition works by leading artists such as Ross Bleckner, Nina Bovasso, Dan Colen, Candida Hofer, Ryan McGinley, Angel Otero, Herb Ritz, Stephen Shore, Hunt Slonem, Donald Sultan, Spencer Tucker and Massimo Vitali.
The AIDS Community Research Initiative of America (ACRIA) is a leading HIV research, treatment, and education organization. ACRIA tests the newest HIV therapies; undertakes cutting-edge research to understand better who has HIV and how to keep people with the disease healthy; provides life-saving HIV health information to disadvantaged people and communities around the world; and strengthens community-based groups across the U.S and throughout Latin America and the Caribbean through a comprehensive technical assistance program. Additionally, through its Center on HIV & Aging, ACRIA is a recognized leader on the emerging issue of older adults and HIV.