Models, fashion editors, designers -- and even the chairman and CEO of Blackstone Group, Stephen Schwarzman -- took a break from the chaos of Fashion Week to swing by the opening of "Richard Hambleton: A Retrospective." Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld and Andy Valmorbida hosted the event at Phillips de Pury & Company with support from Giorgio Armani on September 9, 2011 in New York City. Photographer: Elizabeth Lippman/Bloomberg

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Models, fashion editors, designers -- and even the chairman and CEO of Blackstone Group, Stephen Schwarzman -- took a break from the chaos of Fashion Week to swing by the opening of "Richard Hambleton: A Retrospective." Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld and Andy Valmorbida hosted the event at Phillips de Pury & Company with support from Giorgio Armani on September 9, 2011 in New York City. Photographer: Elizabeth Lippman/Bloomberg

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Richard Hambleton Opening

"Richard Hambleton: A Retrospective"
"Richard Hambleton: A Retrospective"

Models, fashion editors, designers -- and even the chairman and CEO of Blackstone Group, Stephen Schwarzman -- took a break from the chaos of Fashion Week to swing by the opening of "Richard Hambleton: A Retrospective." Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld and Andy Valmorbida hosted the event at Phillips de Pury & Company with support from Giorgio Armani on September 9, 2011 in New York City. Photographer: Elizabeth Lippman/Bloomberg

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Andy Valmorbida, Serge Azria and Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld
Andy Valmorbida, Serge Azria and Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld

Andy Valmorbida, founder of Valmorbida & Co., an art consultanacy; Serge Azaria, CEO and creative director, Joie; and Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld, head of Feedback Ltd., which promotes and produces shows for artists. Valmorbida and Roitfeld are collaborators on the Hambleton show and other pop-up galleries. Photographer: Amanda Gordon/Bloomberg

Carine Roitfeld
Carine Roitfeld

Carine Roitfeld, former editor of Vogue Paris. Who made her dress? "Yves Saint Laurent himself," she said. Photographer: Amanda Gordon/Bloomberg

Alexa Chung
Alexa Chung

Alexa Chung, model and contributing editor at British Vogue. Photographer: Elizabeth Lippman/Bloomberg

Christine and Stephen Schwarzman
Christine and Stephen Schwarzman

Christine Schwarzman and Stephen Schwarzman, chairman and CEO, Blackstone Group. "It's a zoo," he said of the gridlock in the city brought on by increased security two days before the anniversary of Sept. 11.
Photographer: Amanda Gordon/Bloomberg

Lauren Remington Platt
Lauren Remington Platt

Lauren Remington Platt, founder of Vensette, which provides make-up and hair services.  Photographer: Amanda Gordon/Bloomberg

Byrdie Bell
Byrdie Bell

Byrdie Bell, model and actress, said she liked the sense of motion in Hambleton's work. She recently finished filming "Tragic Fairy Tale," about a hooker who dies. "I don't think I'm being typecast, but I've died several times," Bell said of her screen roles. Photographer: Amanda Gordon/Bloomberg

Gherardo Guarducci
Gherardo Guarducci

Gherardo Guarducci, a partner in the restaurant Sant Ambroeus. Photographer: Amanda Gordon/Bloomberg

Karolina Kurkova
Karolina Kurkova

Karolina Kurkova, model. Photographer: Amanda Gordon/Bloomberg

Richard Hambleton and Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld
Richard Hambleton and Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld

Richard Hambleton, artist and Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld. Photographer: Bennett Raglin/Getty Images

Bar Refaeli
Bar Refaeli

Bar Refaeli, model. Photographer: Elizabeth Lippman/Bloomberg

Andy Valmorbida, Suzy Menkes and Leonardo Ferragamo
Andy Valmorbida, Suzy Menkes and Leonardo Ferragamo

Andy Valmorbida, Suzy Menkes, fashion reporter for the International Herald Tribune and Leonardo Ferragamo, CEO, Palazzo Feroni Finanziaria S.p.A., the Ferragamo brand's holding company. "Art and fashion are so blended together, it would be weird if I weren't here,"
said Menkes of her attendance at the opening. "I'll be heading out soon." Her
said her itinerary for the night included a party at the Museum of Arts &
Design hosted by Vanity Fair and a show featuring young Korean designers.
 Photographer: Amanda Gordon/Bloomberg

Julia Restoin Roitfeld and Christine Messineo
Julia Restoin Roitfeld and Christine Messineo

Julia Restoin Roitfeld, an art director and fashion consultant, and Christine Messineo, sales associate and artist liaison, Bartolami Gallery. Photographer: Amanda Gordon/Bloomberg


Theodora Richards
Theodora Richards

Theodora Richards, model. Photographer: PatrickMcMullan.com

Hannelore Knuts and Tim Goossens
Hannelore Knuts and Tim Goossens

Hannelore Knuts, model and designer with Tim Goossens, curatorial assistant at P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center. Photographer: Elizabeth Lippman/Bloomberg

Melissa Jordan
Melissa Jordan

Artist Melissa Jordan in a new pair of sunglasses. "I like the way they make me
look like Mickey Mouse," she said. Photographer: Amanda Gordon/Bloomberg

Johan Lindeberg and Max Vallot
Johan Lindeberg and Max Vallot

Johan Lindeberg, fashion designer and Max Vallot. Photographer: Amanda Gordon/Bloomberg

Kate Lanphear
Kate Lanphear

Kate Lanphear, style director, Elle magazine. Photographer: Elizabeth Lippman/Bloomberg

Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld and Doutzen Kroes
Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld and Doutzen Kroes

Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld and Doutzen Kroes, a Victoria's Secret model. Photographer: Elizabeth Lippman/Bloomberg

Maria Buccellati and Stavros Niarchos
Maria Buccellati and Stavros Niarchos

Maria Buccellati and Stavros Niarchos. Photographer: Elizabeth Lippman/Bloomberg

Sabrina Hals
Sabrina Hals

Sabrina Hals, in Krizia. Photographer: Amanda Gordon/Bloomberg

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