Jean Paul Gaultier Archives to Be Presented at Tonight’s GMHC Fashion Forward Event

Tonight, the nation’s leading HIV/AIDS service organization, Gay Men’s Health Crisis, aka GMHC, will host its fifth annual Fashion Forward event at the Metropolitan Pavilion. Emceed by celebrity stylist Brad Goreski and Diana Ross’ daughter, actress Tracee Ellis Ross, the event will include a luxury silent auction and guests will be treated to a SS12 collection presentation from designers Chris Benz, Thom Browne, Marlon Gobel, Sally LaPointe, Zang Toi, Timo Weiland and VPL. The iconic work of haute couture genius Jean Paul Gaultier will also be on display, featuring archival looks from signature seasons.

Sponsored by Bank of America, GMHC Fashion Forward will also present their first-ever Style Vault Award to Julie Macklowe, a New York investor turned fashion backer and philanthropist known for raising big funds for startups like Baublebar.

Make a donation to GMCH here and follow Fashion Forward’s official Twitter hashtag #GMHCFF2011 for live updates from the event. 

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