InLiquid’s annual Benefit and Silent Auction was held at The Crane Arts Building in Northern Liberties on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. Hosted by Emmy Award-winning Maria Papadakis, the theme for this year’s benefit was “The Art Of…” honoring the local artistry of food, fashion and the visual arts. The benefit showcased Philadelphia’s arts community with a silent auction featuring paintings, photography, jewelry and sculptures from featured local artist.
The evening also included a special live performance from Liberty City Kings Drag and Burlesque (LICK). Special guests from the Philadelphia fashion scene included the benefit’s co-host, Cory Wade Hindorff of "America's Next Top Model," Bela Shehu of NINOBRAND and Dom Streater, winner of "Project Runway" season 12. Guests enjoyed drinks from Philadelphia Distilling Company, Philadelphia Brewing Company, E & J Gallo Wines, and enjoyed food from Birch Tree Catering, Tim Bellew Food and J Scott Catering.
Stephanie AaronsonThis week, photographer Tim Blackwell made a stop at Kung Fu Necktie and The Barbary.
This week, photographer Tim Blackwell made a stop at "It's The Year 2002,” at Johnny Brenda's, and MIGHTY #philthy at Silk City Bar and Lounge
The Academy of Music held its annual concert and ball on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014.
Hundreds attended the annual event, dressed up in their white-tie tuxedos and gowns for the occasion. Guests snacked on appetizers and enjoyed cocktails at the Academy of Music before the concert by the Philadelphia Orchestra and the ball at Hyatt at the Bellevue.
Tim Blackwell / Shots Fired
This week, Tim Blackwell stopped at "Friends and Fam" at Kung Fu Necktie and "Workout!" at Silk City Bar and Lounge.
The 20th Annual Hair O’ the Dog was held at the Sheraton Hotel in Philadelphia on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014.
Created by Rob Molinaro and Dan Cronin of Chorus Communications, it began as a post-holiday thank you party for their clients, but is now an annual charity event. The Hair O’ the Dog benefited The Claddagh Fund this year, a nonprofit dedicated to raising money for underfunded nonprofits in our community.
1,500 attendees wore their best flapper and gangster outfits to the “Great Gatsby”-themed event. DJ Dan Cronin, Perry Angelozzi, DJ Havana Brown, The Business Band, and Pretty Poison’s Jade Starling with Whey Cooler provided the evening’s musical entertainment. The after party was held at G Lounge until 6 a.m.
This week, Tim Blackwell stopped at "Little Big Things: 2 Year Anniversary" at the Trestle Inn and "Wax On" at Saint Lazarus Bar.
Ice Cube and Kevin Hart got behind the counter at Jim's Steaks to give away free cheesesteaks to fans on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014.
A huge crowd filled the corner of 4th and South Streets, snapping pictures with their phones as the celebrities made their way inside. Giddy customers left with free cheesesteaks, autographs and selfies with Hart and Ice Cube.