Bruce Weber, Mickey Straus, Laurie Anderson,
Marshall Brickman, and Ruth Appelhof
Felicia Wong and Ellen Chesler
Jon Robin Baitz and Ken Olin
Guild Hall hosted its 27th annual Academy of the Arts Lifetime Achievement Awards at Manhattan’s lavish St. Regis Hotel rooftop ballroom. The performing arts center honored Laurie Anderson, Bruce Weber, Jon Robin Baitz, and Dina Merrill for their contributions to the arts and philanthropy. Lou Reed, Eric Fischl, China Machado, and Ted Hartley all served as special guest presenters.