Since its inception in 2010, the Inspiration series has grown to include Galas in six cities around the world: New York, Los Angeles, São Paulo, Toronto, Miami, and Rio de Janeiro, with each year featuring a different design “Inspiration.”
Performers at past events have included Gilberto Gil, Gossip, Jennifer Hudson, Liza Minnelli, Sinead O’Connor, Debbie Harry, Carly Rae Jepsen, Courtney Love, Dita Von Teese, Cyndi Lauper, Kelly Rowland, Scissor Sisters, Seu Jorge, and Katy Perry. Past participants have included Sandra Bullock, Andy Cohen, Sofia Coppola, Francisco Costa, Alan Cumming, Claire Danes, Chelsea Handler, Kevin Huvane, Marc Jacobs, Jennifer Lopez, Kate Moss, Sarah Jessica Parker, Pelé, Sharon Stone, and Hilary Swank.
To date, the Inspiration series has raised more than $9 million to benefit amfAR.
Find out more about the event here.