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Thursday, March 27, 2014

Magnises Townhouse: Interior design by Inson Wood sponsored by Ferrari


Inson Wood with CEO of Magnises, Billy McFarland, and Vasilka Bukov discussing the next launch site as the Magnises Preferred Member Card expands. 
650 wild horses...Ferrari is the only way to arrive to a cocktail party at New York's hottest start up...Magnises. 
Inson Wood and the Ferrari FF. The only 4 seater that can reach 210 mph.  4 wheel drive and Formula One track ready.
Always good to have a doctor on hand with Dr. Mark...and a PR genius. Alan Rish was responsible for launching some of New York's Hottest night clubs. 
Inson Wood with President of PRBA, Elba Galvan in front of an extremely rare art piece by Le Corbusier. 

Chau-Giang Thi Nguyen and Jane Pontarelli 

Alessandra Emanuelle, Chau-Giang Thi Nguyen, Jane Pontarelli.


The party was sponsored by MarieBelle Chocolates of Soho, New York City.
Chau-Giang Thi Nguyen in front of her paintings with Emi Ikehata.

Coco, Caroline Conegliano, The evening was a success with over 200 guests coming to see Chau-Giang Thi Nguyen latest painting exhibition.


Justin Opalenski, Inson Dubois Wood, Brendan Carney with Interior design by Inson Dubois Wood LLC.
Inson Wood and Phillip Salem, owner of Owen New York fashion boutique, a preferred Vendor of Magnises members.

Art by Hye Rim Lee. Interior design by Inson Wood.
Roy Kean admires art by Dubuffet and an exceptionally rare piece by Alexander Calder.
Barbara Regna, William El Brava, and Cassandra Seidenfeld.
Ceo of Magnises, Billy McFarland, Discussing a possible partnership with Francois Emond of Le Baron Club, with Alan Rish and Trevor Gopnik.

With Magnises partner, Trevor Gopnik, Former NFL Viking Grant Wiley, Inson Wood.
With founder of www.acenewyork.org and power Philanthropist, Henry Buhl, Chau-Giang Thi Nguyen, and Inson Wood.


Magnises: Too cool for school - with RC Willenbrock, COO of Magnises and Brendan Doherty, Catering Genius.
In the background CFO Callie McClendon Katt, and seated,  CEO Billy McFarland. 
Inson Wood was responsible for curating the art, interior design and arranging local transportation.
MAGNISES: Preferred Member Card and Cultural Networking Hub for Aspirational New Yorkers.

When launching a young start up company, rule #1 make a big splash...with:
1. big aspirations: create a cred ("it") card everyone wants,
2. big energy: find fun collaborators - Ferrari of Long Island, MarieBelle Chocolates, Owen NYC.
3. big real-estate: find a townhouse for an office.
4. big imagination: interior design: Inson Wood.
5. big art - Blue Chip ( Picasso, Leger, Magritte, Calder ) mixed with emerging talent: Chau-Giang Thi Nguyen.

Magnises Townhouse, designed by Inson Wood of award winning interior design firm, Inson Dubois Wood LLC, hosted a very special art opening for the painter, Chau-Giang Thi Nguyen with a huge showing of some of New Yorks premiere socialites Over 200 people came out despite unusually brisk weather. The party was sponsored by Ferrari of Longisland, Owen NYC, and MarieBelle Chocolates. There was a hugely diverse turnout with notables such as philanthropists: Jane Pontarelli and Henry Buhl.  In addition, cameo appearances were made by "Million Dollar Shopper" Star Barbara Regna and fashion icon, DiMondo, and Grant Wiley, Former NFL Viking.  Chau-Giang Thi Nguyen's latest paintings showed an evolving confidence with strong contrast and bold strokes - impressively holding its own in close proximity to other art pieces by Picasso, Leger, Magritte, LeCorbusier, and Calder all procured by Inson Wood for Magnises. Unlike her competition, Nguyen's paintings will also appear on a series of limited edition boxed chocolates by premier chocolatier, MarieBelle of Soho, NYC. Decked to the nines but with understated elegance - guests were clad in chic fashion accessories by Owen another Magnises preferred vendor. Magnises is a club card that provides discounts to its members and VIP service at a plethora of elite shops, restaurants and services - throughout Manhattan. Membership is open to all in search of the sublime...at a discount. Apply for consideration at www.magnises.com - Ecomanta.