At Modern Luxury, connection and community define who we are. We use cookies to improve the Modern Luxury experience - to personalize content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyze our traffic. We also may share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners. We take your privacy seriously and want you to be aware that we have recently made changes to our Privacy Policy, which can be found here.

I AGREE
    

Equal to the Occasion

| May 2, 2016 | Parties

THE PARTY The red carpet rolled out at the Beverly Hilton Hotel for the 27th annual GLAAD Awards, a celebration of positive LGBTQ roles in film, television and music. Coveted silver statuettes went to Queen Latifah for Bessie, and Caitlyn Jenner and Jazz Jennings for their respective reality shows I Am Cait and I Am Jazz, while actress Ruby Rose took home the esteemed Stephen F. Kolzak Award, and Demi Lovato received the Vanguard Award. THE SCENE Celebrities roamed free at the equality-infused fete, from Nick Jonas, who presented Lovato with top honors, to Taylor Swift, who surprised Rose as the presenter of the Stephen F. Kolzak Award. In between host Ross Mathews’ hilarious monologues, Kat Graham, Patricia Arquette and Lea Michele served as spirited presenters. THE HIGHLIGHTS During an enthusiastic live auction, Lovato helped to up-bid a luxurious seven-night stay at Waldorf Astoria Beijing. With neither Lovato nor her counter bidder letting up, the GLAAD powers-that-be offered two packages at the final hammer price of $79,000. Sweet deal! –Photos by Photo by Frazer Harrison and Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for GLAAD



Tags:

Photography by: