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VIDEO: Didn’t make it to this year’s chashama gala? Here’s what you missed, in 60 seconds

Annual event founded by Anita Durst honored Brooklyn-based artist Dustin Yellin

June 09, 2016 03:10PM
By Alistair Gardiner

Did you miss out on last night’s chashama Gala, the industry’s most colorful and outrageous event of the year?

Don’t worry — The Real Deal has an inside look at the nyotaimori, BDSM booths and over-the-top artwork from some of the city’s most cutting-edge artists.

The “free-form” event at the former Condé Nast building saw attendees exploring atmospheric environments, discovering interactive performances and enjoying hors d’oeuvre, provided by award-winning restaurant Aureole. Funds raised will assist chashama in partnering with property owners to activate unused real estate for the city’s artistic community.

To see a photo recap, watch the video above.

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