Salters Scene: From HAVANA To The HAMPTONS (video)

Valentino D. Carlotti and Pedrito Martinez

Valentino D. Carlotti and Pedrito Martinez

By Udo Salters

Jazz at Lincoln Center (JALC) From HAVANA to the HAMPTONS fundraiser was held on August 14th the day John Kerry was in Cuba raising the American Flag at the re-opening of the American Embassy.

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Salters Scene: 2nd Annual All Star Code Summer Benefit

Maurice DuBois, Christina Lewis Halpern and Valentino D. Carlotti

Maurice DuBois, Christina Lewis Halpern and Valentino D. Carlotti

By Udo Salters

The 2nd Annual All Star Code (ASC) Benefit took place on July 25th in the Hamptons. All Star Code is a non-profit organization founded in 2013 by Christina Lewis Halpern, a 2014 Echoing Green Fellowship Finalist, a 2014 White House STEM Access Champion of Change, and daughter of Reginald and Loida Lewis.

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Salters Scene: Rush Arts Foundation’s Art For Life

Dave Chappelle and Russell Simmons

Dave Chappelle and Russell Simmons

By Udo Salters

Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation’s 20th anniversary at the 2015 Art For Life benefit took place on Saturday, July 18th,, 2015. This year’s honorees were Dave Chappelle, Michaela and Simon de Pury, Ava DuVernay, and featured artist Wangechi Mutu. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Wilhelmina Models Know How To Party

Evan Betts, Reginald McKee, Melissa-Wilhelmina-Cooper, CJ Koegel and James McMillian

Evan Betts, Reginald McKee, Melissa-Wilhelmina-Cooper, CJ Koegel and James McMillian

By udo salters

Thursday, July 16th marked the end of Men’s New York Fashion Week and Wilhelmina Models hosted a party at Marquee to celebrate and Harlem World was in the house.

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Salters Scene: U.N. and Parley for the Oceans Launch Event

Eric Liedtke, Cyrill Gutsch and Robert Griffin III

Eric Liedtke, Cyrill Gutsch and Robert Griffin III

By Udo Salters

On Monday June 29th, President of the General Assembly of the United Nations and Parley For The Oceans held the Parley Talks session under the title of “Oceans. Climate. Life.” at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

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Salters Scene: Police Show Solidarity With Fallen Officers

Atmosphere

Atmosphere

By Udo Salters 

The funeral for New York City Police Officer Ramos was held on Saturday December 20th at the Christ Tabernacle on Myrtle Avenue. Ramos and his Partner Police Officer Wenjian Liu were shot in their police car in Brooklyn. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Women of the World Festival

Michelle Williams

Michelle Williams

By Udo Salters

The Apollo Theater and London’s Southbank Centre collaborated to present a four-day Women of the World – WOW Festival in New York. Continue Reading →