Van Cleef & Arpels celebrates launch of exhibition at Bowers Museum in California
November 3, 2013 – Van Cleef & Arpels celebrated the launch of the Maison’s new international exhibition “A Quest for Beauty: The Art of Van Cleef & Arpels” at the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana, California on October 26.
Camilla Belle – Van Cleef & Arpels – Photo by Michael Buckner – Getty Images
Guests including actresses Camilla Belle, Krysten Ritter, Eva Amurri Martino, AnnaLynne McCord, along with Nicolas Bos, Van Cleef & Arpels Global CEO & Creative Director and AlainBernard, President and CEO of the Americas, enjoyed a private curated tour of the new exhibition, which features over 200 items from the private collection of Van Cleef & Arpels.
Eva Amurri – Van Cleef & Arpels – Photo by Michael Buckner – Getty Images
Key pieces from the exhibit include never before seen items and iconic pieces worn by Princess Grace Kelly, Elizabeth Taylor, Barbara Hutton and Empress Farah Pahlavi, along with items worn to key awards season events by celebrities including Eva Mendes and Jennifer Garner.
Krysten Ritter – Van Cleef & Arpels – Photo by Michael Buckner – Getty Images
The exhibit is on display to the general public from October 27, 2013 – February 15, 2014.
AnnaLynne McCord – Van Cleef & Arpels – Photo by Michael Buckner – Getty Images