Photo by Rebecca Xu
AsianInNY, New York’s premier online destination for multicultural networking and entertainment, held a press conference to brief its 2013 Lunar New Year celebration and eighth fashion show programs on February 10, 2013 at New York Law School located in Manhattan at 185 West Broadway. Attendees included New York Senator Eric Adams, co-host AREAA, New York Law School representative, fashion designers, performers, sponsors, community leaders and AsianInNY co-founders. For tickets, please visit: http://www.asianinny.com/
The Lunar New Year is an important and joyous occasion in Asian culture that is celebrated with music, food, and good company. Regarded as a major holiday in Asia, Lunar New Year is celebrated internationally in China, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Vietnam and other Asian communities all around the world. As such, guests at the event will enjoy an exciting line-up of comedy, music, fashion, dance, and food.
Just in time for the New York Fashion Week, outstanding Asian designers will be presenting their collections with all Asian models.
- 247Features presenting designers Way Zen, Janet Zheng, Ninh Nguyen, Angela Gao, Gilbert Chen and Jasper Huang
- TC Charton Eyewear by designer Alexandra Peng Charton
- Bags by Manhattan Portage
- Jewelry by Kallisti, Evélyn Claude, Sat Chit
- Hair/Makeup provided by MessLook Salon (design by Charles Lam)
Featured performers will include the following:
Phil Nee – MC
Simon ‘Taiga’ Tai – DJ
KI-YO – Singer
Shoko Tamai – Dancer
‘Nuf Said – Live Band
Takala Land – Dance Company
United East Athletics Association – Lion Dance
Sponsors: AriZona Beverages, Asian Real Estate Association of America, Bruce Cost Ginger Ale, Citi, Ivy Bakery, Haruo Noro Salon, JOA Production, KOH COCONUT, L3 Advertising, Manhattan Portage, MessLook, Mika Japanese Cuisine and Bar, MusicDish China, New York Law School, New York State Senator Eric Adams, Red Egg, Taiwan Tourism Bureau, TC Charton, Ty Ku, Well Luck Co., Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, 247Features.com.