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!
PLAN NOW FOR FALL ART TOUR
Documenta 14 and Münster Skulptur Projekte
September 9th- 17th
2017 marks a once in 10 years experience in the contemporary art world with two of the most signi cant art exhibitions in the world taking place in Germany: Documenta 14, which occurs once every 5 years and Munster Skulptur Projekte, which occurs once every 10 years.
PAST A LA CARTE EVENTS
Frieze Art Show
Friday, May 5th, 2017
Situated under a sprawling tent in Randall's Island, away from the hub-bub of the streets of the city, Frieze New York 2017 brings together over 200 galleries from 30 countries; you will enjoy exceptional examples of contemporary and 20th-century art. Along with captivating artwork, absorbing conversation, and some of the top restaurants in the city. This fair is a must.
The art of dressing
Thursday, April 27th, 2017
ALIX is delighted to share an exclusive experience with a select number of our members– a visit to Tziporah’s Closet! Born into a family of dressmakers and tailors who took pride in their work, street-style star Tziporah Salamons’ love of beautiful clothing began at an early age. For her, dressing is about joy, play and creativity with every day providing an opportunity to elevate the act of dressing to an art form!
Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
It only comes every two years and with it comes great anticipation and excitement. Beginning in 1932 by the museum's founder, Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, this marks the 71st Biennial presentation of the Museum's signature survey of contemporary art in the United States. The art world is always abuzz making it a must see, but you be the judge!
IKEBANA THE WAY OF FLOWERS A WELCOME TO SPRING
Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
Under the guidance of Marcia Wang Shibata, workshop participants will learn to create ower arrangements, and experience Kado as a creative and meditative dance with nature, space, and perception. Like meditation, Kado teaches us to really look at what is before us. Marcia works with students throughout the world and we are fortunate to be able to have an intimate evening.
The Armory Show
Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
As lovers of contemporary art, we look forward each year to the arrival of Spring and back to back art events in New York, starting with the arrival of The Armory Show. As one of the most celebrated art destinations, the show allows the public to discover a wide range of important Modern and contemporary works of art.
“IT’S ALL IN THE CARDS!”
Tuesday, February 7th, 2017
We’ve all heard this expression and according to Alexander Dunlop it’s absolutely true.
The ordinary deck of playing cards is actually an ancient Book of knowledge, hidden in plain sight. In this little book, we can read our human template. And, the magic starts with our date of birth. Join this fun and insightful evening to find out your Birth Card, as Alexander guides you to play your cards right in life.
START THE NEW YEAR WITH AN EVENING FOR “A NEW YOU!”
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
As we enter the New Year, ALIX invites members and guests to set aside time to relax, rejuvenate and envision a new 2017 with an exclusive evening at Naturopathica Chelsea, a new ALIX partner dedicated to 21st Century Wellness.
Thursday, January 26, 2017
Celebrate the Year of the Rooster! Feng Shui Workshop for Your Home or Office
Anjie Cho will lead a workshop on bringing abundance, health and happiness into your home or work space. Anjie, an architect, has studied the art of Feng Shui through the years with masters and knows how Feng Shui can enhance your life.
HOLIDAY COCKTAILS BENEFITING
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2016
Suzanne Randolph, CEO ofThe ALIX Experience, is pleased to be among the co-hosts for a cocktail reception benefiting Same Sky, an extraordinary jewelry trade initiative working to create employment opportunities for women struggling to lift themselves out of poverty in Rwanda and the USA.
Their jewelry designs are exquisite and will be meaningful additions to your collection. 100% of the net proceeds are reinvested to employ more women artisans in need.
We look forward to seeing you and joining in supporting these remarkable women and their designs.
Basilia Bokoko, Jennifer Goldschein, Carol Campbell, Francine Lefrak, Glori Cohen, Leslie Malaika Lewis, Diane Finnerty, Suzanne L. Randolph, Courtney Gibson, Sara Beth Schrager, Jennifer Scully
PRIVATE BURBERRY EXPERIENCE
THURSDAY NOVEMBER 10, NEW YORK
There are not many luxury brands that have transformed themselves more than Burberry.
An Evening With Viennese Crystal & Design
WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 16, NEW YORK
The ALIX Experience along with Les Ateliers Courbet invite you to a retrospective exhibition of works by the famous Austrian glass-maker, Lobmeyr.
SPECIAL ART EXPERIENCES DURING FIAC IN PARIS
As lovers of contemporary art, we look forward each year to attending the contemporary art fair, FIAC, in Paris and all of the other art-related events at venues around the city. The most celebrated international galleries present the work of important contemporary and modern artists working in traditional and cutting edge media to express ideas that range from the conservative and to the provocative! It is a time when art gives the City of Light an even brighter glow!
EVENING TOUR OF MARAIS ART GALLERIES
One of the most fun-filled times during FIAC is on Thursday evening when all of the art galleries are open until 23:00. We love this evening as it feels like a street fair!
ALIX will be curating tour of the galleries in the Marais, which are dotted along the narrow streets and courtyards of the area. Only a true Parisian art connaiseur knows the way and that is who will guide our small group of ALIX members during two hours of looking at art in some of the prettiest gallery spaces imaginable.
Our evening will begin with a class of wine ina nearby and members with the have the option ofending the evening over dinner in a local restaurant to share our thoughts about the art they just had to have!
ALIX TOUR OF FIAC
Perhaps the best treat is FIAC’s and its setting at the iconic Grand Palais where 175 galleries from 26 countries will present art to add to your collection. This year FIAC will extend to the Petit Palais across the street where site-specific installations by 37 artists will be presented.
ALIX invites you to be part of a small group of members for a guided tour of FIAC, which will highlight some of the galleries and key artists of interest. Our tour will be lead by a native Parisian who is an expert in contemporary art. We will meet for tea at 4:00 followed by the tour of both the Grand and Mini Palais, which will last about 3 hours.