A TASTE OF THE ALIX
ALIX A La Carte introduces you to the world of The ALIX Experience by providing a taste of what lies ahead as a fully subscribed ALIX member. Our A La Carte section highlights rotating, upcoming offerings in our cities as well as single, signature experiences for which you can register, sample and open the door to new ways of seeing a city and meeting new friends.
We hope that this sampling will encourage you to subscribe as a member of ALIX, where you will have full access to all of our luxury concierge services, resources and partnerships. Enjoy!
COOKING CLASS WITH GAIL MONAGHAN
Asian Fusion: Start to Table in Under 2 Hours
Monday, November 18, 2019
Work life-balance is always a challenge and having the time to fix a great meal at home is always better than pulling out your take out menu! Gail has been immersed in the world of food for over 25 years – as a teacher and author – she will lead a lively group in creating a delicious dining experience in under 2 hours!
VERA PAINTS A SCARF
MUSEUM OF ARTS AND DESIGN TOUR & DINNER
October 31, 2019
There is no doubt that your mother or grandmother – or even you – owned a scarf designed by Vera!
ALIX has put together a wonderful evening beginning with a tour of the exhibition, followed by dinner at Robert, on the top floor of the museum. We know how much our members and guests enjoy these museum evenings and we hope that you will be able to join us in late September!
PIERRE CARDIN: FUTURE FASHION
BROOKLYN MUSEUM TOUR & DINNER
November 2019, Date TBA
This November we will be taking a tour of Pierre Cardin: Future Fashion at the Brooklyn Museum. Drawn primarily from Pierre Cardin’s archive, this exhibition is the first of its kind in New York in forty years.
The exhibition traverses the designer’s decades-long career at the forefront of fashion invention, and includes over 170 objects drawn from his atelier and archive, displayed in an immersive environment inspired by Cardin’s unique atelier designs, showrooms, and homes.
Dinner at The Norm will follow, which will feature a special menu during the exhibition from Maxim's du Paris.
Details and RSVP to follow!
MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY ART TOUR: TATE ST. IVES AND FRIEZE ART FAIR
September 28th - October 3rd, 2019
England has a great tradition in the modernist art movemesters such as Ben Nicholson and Barbara Hepworth working during post WWII years. Few willdoubt the center stage and London in particular has taken within contemporary art with major forces such as Damien Hirst, Tracey Emin and Cris Offili! We will bridge both worlds - modern and contemporary - with special behind the scenes experiences and exhibition previews to create a memorable tour.
Paris Loire Valley Art & Wine Tour
October 13-17, 2019
Our tour begins and ends in Paris, and what better starting point to explore France’s art, culture food and wine! Based at a 5-star hotel, our days in Paris will be filled with tours of museums, galleries and artists’ studios. Paris will serve as bookends to historic France - the Loire Valley - with its spectacular chateaux and vineyards, where we will stay at a historic wine estate, Chateau Soucherie.
IN THE WORKS 2019
ALIX loves Venice and, while there is never an excuse needed to make a visit, the Biennale is always a favorite occasion. We will be putting a trip together around the opening in early May and will be exploring behind the scenes moments! Stay tuned!
Women of Burgundy – a Wine Tour in France
We are close to a major wine importer whose years of knowledge of famous vineyards in burgundy have enable to make close friendships and know many hidden treasures of the area. During one our conversations about wine, I asked if he would work with ALIX to share all of his special notes and experiences to put a trip together for a small exclusive group of owmen to visit important vineyards own and managed by women vintners! We will be looking at Fall’s harvest 2019 and if there is interest can put together for another trip sooner in early spring as well. Let us know!