Party Photos: The Design Party in New
At the Art Directors Club, 06.26.03
It was a swanky and boozy night last week when the Art Directors
Club opened its airy and light-filled galleries for mediabistro.com's most recent
Design Party . As hardworking mb staffers mixed complimentary Bombay Sapphire
cocktails, art directors, designers, and other assorted art-side folksand
the edit-side people who love themmixed, mingled, and picked up gratis
issues provided by our cohost, Metropolis magazine.
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While some watch from the balcony, the crowd mingles below.
Graphic designers Amy Crownover and Jenn Breslow.
Cheerful, as always: mb CFO Kyle Crafton and editor-in-chief Jesse Oxfeld.
Ladies' Home Journal copy editor Courtnay Sander and Newsweek designer Erin Smith.
Graphic designers Lisa Andersson, Shani Tow of the American Museum of Natural History, and Alex Ching of Seed magazine.
Diversion magazine associate art director Carole Otypka and Pointe magazine art director Keren Shashoun.
Lisa Realmuto and Tony Gamino, assistant art directors at Wine Spectator; Philip Ficks, assistant art director at Cigar Aficionado, and mb education director Taffy Akner.
Company X senior art director Ethel Manibo with freelancers Corinne Felder and Debbie Livingston.
Freelance artists Dave Estrada and Sugey Guridy with actor Jason Rogers.
Getty Images photo researcher Jessica Moran and actor Eric Sosa rock on, dude.
The Art Directors Club's Jen Griffiths and Shauna Scott of ImageState.
Graphic designer Mark Deleon and Chase Bank sales rep Ato Sharples, with a strategically positioned photo behind them.