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Spring Soiree

The +421 Foundation was proud to work alongside the International Women's Club of Bratislava (IWCB) to present an Arts & Nature themed Spring Soiree.


Devin Hotel, from 18.30

Dress Code: Cocktail Attire
Suggested Entrance Donation: $10
RSVP by May 27th to:

Celebrate the start of spring

On 30th May, in the elegant art deco surroundings of Devin Hotel, Bratislava the +421 Foundation New York and International Women's Club of Bratislava (IWCB) hosted a special fundraiser showcasing artists of various trades who all have a close link to Slovakia.  

The event featured art exhibits by Abbie Puskailer, Vladislava Yakovenko, Monika Lacekova, and Victoria’s Galler, plus a fashion show by Atelier 71, curated especially by Monika Lacekova and Olga Seregi to present the collections of MoLa couture and Eva Benova - laureate of the Glass Button Awards. The fashion show was adorned by the beauty queens, Jana Vozarova - Miss Slovakia 2022 and Sofia Hrivnakova - Miss Slovakia 2021 with styling by Alenagalik_makeup and Olga Seregi from Lady’s Plus Salon.


Dancers and silk-rope aerialists from Ariwa Gym graced the runway with their contemporary dance performances. A particular highlight of this premier event subtitled “Arts&Nature” was the original music composed and performed by Slovak singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer Peter Aristone.

Charitable Art Auction - Fundraising for Pezinok Children's Home

he artistic collective of Ateliér 71 and the jeweler, Matúš Kiss, have created a limited collection of unique hand-made accessories and precious jewelry pieces that are for sale during the event and afterwards via the Online Gallery. A percentage of the proceeds from the auction, as well as all voluntary entrance donations from the event itself, will be given to Centrum pre deti a rodiny Pezinok / Pezinok Children’s Home who require vital funds to support the children in their care.

Vladislava Yakovenko.jpeg

Face, oil on canvas, 50x70cm by Vladislava Yakovenko. Bids starting at 1500 Eur.

glass button awards - eva benova

Mola couture

atelier 71

Images courtesy of Lenka Sebestova and Annel Bautista

“Culture is the best marketing tool a country has to offer on the international scene; it just needs to be used correctly," says Julia Radosz, IWCB Marketing Coordinator and renowned spinto soprano. Julia will be co-hosting the event with Eva Staron, founder of the +421 Foundation New York.

Emma Sharman, +421 Foundation Marketing Director, commented for the media: “We are delighted to continue our fundraising work with this fun spring event raising money and awareness for a deserving cause. I believe our international audience will appreciate the fusion of cultures, fashion and other genres at the iconic art-deco Devin Hotel.


International Women's Club of Bratislava

Hotel Devin

Atelier 71

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