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BERKSHIRE GROWN

STAIR GALLERIES

ELYSE HARNEY

Parties & Openings


Nov. 11 - Chatham
PS21 Gala

Nov. 4 - Pittsfield
NAACP Awards Dinner

Oct. 29 - G. Barrington
Halloween At L'Atelier

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KMR Arts for Mayflower Inn: New England Soigné

Rural Intelligence Parties and Openings Dale Stewart reports from Washington, CT.
Authors, filmmakers, and designers mixed it up with an equally well-heeled art crowd at the Mayflower Inn in Washington, CT, on Friday, January, 4. They were toasting the new year and supporting KMR Arts and its gallerist, Kathy McCarver Root (pictured center, with Michael Maren and Dani Shapiro) and her expanded installation of fine-art photography in the hotel’s Tap Room and adjoining dining space. The alliance between the tony five-star resort and KMR Arts began in September and has evolved through conversations with John Trevenen, General Manager of The Mayflower and a longtime friend of Root. KMR Arts is slowly blending the Inn’s old-World charm with the gallerist’s contemporary keen eye with soigné works by Horst P. Horst, Paul Caponigro, Leo Fuchs, and Lillian Bassman, all of whose works combine to make the place feel more like Chateau Marmont East than a New England retreat.

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Judy, Olivia, and Doug Hamilton with best-selling author Dani Shapiro; Mayflower Inn’s newest owner Alan Kanders with his wife, Julie Rose, and designer Philip Gorrivan.

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Bruce Glickman, Robert Parker, and textile and interior designer Ron Norsworthy; Today Show contributor and author Susanna Salk with interior designer Philip Gorrivan and Hilary Houldin.

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Journalist Elizabeth Maker with Dani Shapiro, and filmmaker Michael Maren with gallerist Kathy McCarver Root.

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Eric and Sherry Leitz; realtor Stacey Matthews with Julie Rose.

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Robert Parker and Wilson Henley; master hairstylist Michael diCesare with recent hair-academy graduate Robert Reynolds.

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Joseph LaMotta with designers Rebecca Reynolds and Ron Norsworthy.

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