Inside The Art of Elysium’s HEAVEN Gala

While most of us sat and watched The Golden Globes the weekend itself is filled with preawar events and galas. Inside this years The Art of Elysium’s HEAVEN Gala, honoring John Legend. An experience based on his concept of heaven as a celebration of love, light and laughter. An illustrious crowd from the arts and entertainment worlds at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica


 The evening hosted by comedian Nick Kroll concluded by none other than Legend taking stage to perform his tribute to Stevie Wonder.  

Actress Shanola Hampton was honored with the 2018 SPIRIT OF ELYSIUM award for her generous support over the years. Guests were able to try the official drink of the Golden Globes, The Moët 75, created by Jamie Chung.

Guests included Amber Heard, Shailene Woodley, Rooney Mara, Nikki Reed, Vanessa Hudgens, Victoria Justice, Abigail Spencer, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Ashley Madekwe, Amy Smart, Ali Larter; Actors Gray Gubler & Jesse Metcalf (with wife Cara Santana) Riverdale costars Camila Mendes, Madelaine Petsch, and recently linked Cole Sprouse & Lili Reinhart (who stayed at noticeably opposite ends of the party); and additional notables including Dita Von Teese, Kristen Cavallari, Derek Hough, amongst others.

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