The Recipe for Thought-Provoking Dinner Party Conversations
Sarah Bray, Town&Country

Although we may not be as connected as NYC-based philanthropists Jan and Marica Vilcek, we can take some notes from the couple's expert hosting tactics demonstrated at the 10th Annual Vilcek Foundation Awards Dinner. Below, the types of fashion and science talents who made the evening memorable.

Philanthropist Marica Vilcek with biostatistics and computational biologist Franziska Michor.

Award-winning filmmaker Baz Luhrmann, philanthropist Jan Vilcek, and fashion designer Thom Browne.

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  • A Message from Jan and Marica Vilcek

    Our founders arrived as penniless refugees over fifty years ago, but with the kindness and opportunity they received in the United States, they went on to accomplish great things in biomedical science and art history. Read their statement on the recent executive order imposing a travel ban.

     

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