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Art of Elysium Heaven Gala– A Night of Visionaries

6 January 2018

For the first time, Event Eleven had the pleasure and privilege of producing the Art of Elysium’s Annual Heaven Gala, a celebration of their supporter’s dedication and volunteerism to the organization. Held in the unique environment of Santa Monica’s Barker Hanger and artistically directed by this year’s chosen visionary John Legend, the black tie affair delivered a creative interpretation of what a fundraising gala can be. Also in attendance was Spirit of Elysium award recipient Shanola Hampton, as well as Spirit of Elysium Circle members Eva Mendes, Elijah Wood, Kirsten Dunst & Camilla Belle.

Pre-Emmy Weekend Celebration

15 September 2017

TV celebs from all your favorite shows were out in full force this past weekend, walking the red carpet at the annual Entertainment Weekly Pre-Emmy party at the Sunset Tower Hotel.  Event Eleven produced the event for yet another consecutive year, re-imagining the interior of the lavish architectural hotel’s restaurant and pool area into a classy, Hollywood inspired lounge complete with strategically placed plush tulip chairs, stocked bars and delicious tray passed apps which included sliders and fries.  DJ Michelle Pesce spun tunes for the nominees, industry insiders and their guests which included Seth Myers, Jennifer Beals, Laverne Cox, Sharon Lawrence, Keegan-Michael Key,  Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Susan Kelechi Watson, Ariel Winter, Sarah Highland, Gaten Matarazzo,  Jordana Brewster, Bellamy Young, Tracee Ellis Ross, Sophia Bush and Max Greenfield.

Celebrating Sports Fashionistas

18 July 2017

The second annual Sports Illustrated Fashionable 50 event was held this week at trendy Hollywood hot-spot, Avenue, with celebrities, supermodels and athletes flocking to the event, dressed in their finest. The Event Eleven team took over the venue to produce the invite-only event which brought out such A-listers as Lindsey Vonn, Russell Westbrook, Rachel Lindsey, Tanya Mityushina, James Harden, Chris Paul, Chantel Jeffries

Summer Evening Under the Stars

17 July 2017

Beverly Hills rocked this week at the annual Los Angeles benefit for Oceana, the ocean conservation organization, at the private home of veteran manager Keith Addis, who also serves as President of the eco-charity’s Board of Directors.  Designing and producing the evening benefit event was Event Eleven, transforming the manicured backyard into a lively concert venue complete with a custom stage built for rock legend Don Henley and the Eagles.  Also treating the celebrity guest list was Bill Murray, performing show tunes as the opener on the same stage, all for a great environmental cause.  Stars seen enjoying the classic rock music included Kelly Lynch and Mitch Glazer, Mary Steenburgen and Ted Danson, June Diane Raphael and Paul Scheer, Anjelica Huston,  Dean Norris and Sam Waterston.

Athletes Unite

15 July 2017

Manchester United celebrated their victories over the weekend in Los Angeles at an exclusive event hosted by mega sports brand, Adidas.  The busy team at Event Eleven designed and produced the party at the Tao Group’s newest addition, the Dream Hollywood Hotel in Downtown.  Celebrities and athletes took over the hotel’s rooftop venue, The Highlight Room, enjoying the live performance from LA based hip hop artist YG, and DJ sets by ESTA and A$AP Lou.  The star-studded guest list included the United team, Adidas Football’s Tango Squad,  Emily Ratajkowski, David de Gea, Juan Mata, Paul Pogba, Desiigner, Bella Thorne and Jamie Foxx.

Celebrating Girl Power!

13 July 2017

“Evolve” was the theme at this year’s Women In Film Crystal + Lucy Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.  For the 7th consecutive year, Event Eleven designed and produced the star-studded fund-raising event inspired by springtime in Japan with a gorgeous stage showcasing cherry blossoms in various stages of bloom.  Political superstars Michelle Obama, Senator Kamala Harris and Hillary Clinton gave inspiring taped speeches while celebrity honorees and guests included Robert Redford, Tracee Ellis Ross, Elizabeth Banks, Dan Rather, Lupita Nyong'o, Mira Nair, Jessica Williams, and Lake Bell.

The 25th ESPY After-Party Celebration

12 July 2017

After the awards were handed out, athletes and celebrities headed over to the Vanity Fair Party, honoring its host, Peyton Manning, with an exclusive dinner and after-party event.  Event Eleven was again tasked with design and production duties for this annual event held this year at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills which included a fountain installation in an adjacent courtyard with 2017 sports highlights projected onto the stream of water.  The exclusive guest list included ESPY host Peyton Manning, Lindsey Vonn, Shaun White, Bob Iger, Michael Phelps, and Jon Stewart among many others.

Body as Art

11 July 2017

Celebrating the body as art was the theme at the annual ESPN Body ESPY Pre-Party on Tuesday night at the Avalon in Hollywood.  Athletic, toned physiques were on display as evidenced by the floor to ceiling images gracing the walls of the iconic venue.  Design and producing duties were performed yet again by the stellar team at Event Eleven.  Converging on the hot spot in admiration of the physical form were top athletes and celebrities including Ezekiel Elliot, Simone Biles, Victoria Arlen, Lindsay Czarniak, Michael Phelps, Nick Young, Nneka Ogwumike, Shaun White, Julian Edelman, James White and Dion Lewis.

Empathy Rocks

11 June 2017

A sunny Sunday in Los Angeles was shared by families at the 9th annual Children Mending Hearts Empathy Rocks fundraiser held at a private estate in Bel Air.  Event Eleven designed and produced the event again this year by transforming the lush gardens into a shopping and foodie paradise for the invited guests.  Enjoying the day and supporting the cause were Stepfanie Kramer, Rowan Blanchard, Gianna Martello, Lucy Hale, Jessica Alba, Rachel Zoe, Lizzy Greene, Rosanna Arquette, Riele Downs and Storm Reid.

Got your Summer Shades Yet?

31 May 2017

Last night, Prive Revaux launched their luxury sunglass line with a celebrity bash at the iconic Chateau Marmont in Hollywood.  The star-studded event was produced by Event Eleven.  The private guest list was closely guarded as A-listers lined up to get their hands on the latest looks in eyewear.  Jamie Foxx entertained the crowd which quickly became standing room only as celebrities crowded into the venue.  Seen admiring the cool shades were Hailee Steinfeld, Jeremy Piven, Leonardo DeCaprio, Ashley Benson, Tammin Sursok, and Chantel Jeffries.