ALAN FAENA AND LEN BLAVATNIK PRESENT FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH

 Len Blavatnik, Ximena Caminos, and Alan Faena at the Faena Hotel Miami Beach opening celebration.Len Blavatnik, Ximena Caminos, and Alan Faena at the Faena Hotel Miami Beach opening celebration.

Alan Faena and Len Blavatnik welcomed close friends and family to a grand celebration for the opening of Faena Hotel Miami Beach during Art Basel Miami Beach.

FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYLen Blavatnik, Alan Faena, Philip Levine, Ximena Caminos

Guests including Manuel Ameztoy, Placido & Ana Maria Arango, Andre Balazs, Mathew & Susan Blank, Derek Blasberg, Lawrence Bender, Ivor Braka, Peter Brant Jr., Adrien Brody, Chris Burch, Simon Castets, Lyor Cohen, John Currin & Rachel Feinstein, Jeffrey Deitch, Jim Denevan, Wally Diamante & Facundo Garayalde, Scott & Sharon Greenstein, Leonardo DiCaprio, Todd Eberle & Richard Pandiscio, Gustavo Faena, Sebastian Faena, Victor Faena, Yvonne Force Villareal & Leo Villareal, Gonzalo Fuenmayor, Larry Gagosian, Brandon Haw, Howard Herring & Irene Hegedus, Langley Fox Hemingway, Barron Hilton, Paris Hilton, Maja Hoffman, Noah Horowitz, Eduardo Ibarguren, Samuel & Judith Keller, Jon Kortajarena, Jeremy Kost, Daniel Loeb & Margaret Davidson Munzer, Bianca Li, Kristen McMenamy, Carlos Mota, Vivi Nevo, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Julia Peyton-Jones, Simon & Michaela de Pury, Diana Widmaier-Picasso, Jean Pigozzi, Rodman Primack & Rudy Weissenberg, Brett Ratner, Vito Schnabel, Bob & Eva Shaye, Shohei Shigematsu, Job Smeets & Nynke Tynagel, Marc Spiegler, Benedikt Taschen, Mario Testino, Stefano Tonchi, Maestro Josep Vincent, Bruce Weber & Nan Bush, Harvey Weinstein, wil.i.am, & Dasha Zhukova were greeted with Dom Perignon champagne and a much-applauded speech by Len Blavatnik and Alan Faena, including welcoming remarks by Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine. 

FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYXimena Caminos, Alan Faena

Guests were led room to room, exploring Faena Hotel Miami Beach and interacting with dancers and performers, including a piano presentation by Michael Nyman, a magical recital by New World Symphony, fireworks by the pool and a spectacular food procession. The celebration continued late into the night with live music performances by Andra Day, DJ Henri, Rossy de Palma & Adanowsky andDJ Pascal & Miranda.FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYAlan Faena, Michael Nyman

FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYJosep Vincent

FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYFAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONY

FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYFAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONY

Adrien Brody, Alan Faena, Vito Schnabel FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYAdrien Brody, Alan Faena, Vito Schnabel FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONY

FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYMarc Spiegler, Paola Antonelli

FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYAlan Faena

FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYAndra Day

FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYAndra Day

FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYLen Blavatnik, Alan Faena, will.i.am, Ximena Caminos

FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYLen Blavatnik, Alan Faena

FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYMichael Nyman, Alan Faena, Ximena Caminos

FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONYMichael Nyman, Josep Vincent, Alan Faena

FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONY

Ximena Caminos, Alan Faena
Miranda Makaroff  HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONY Rossy de Palma FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONY Sebastian Faena, Jon Kortajarena FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONY FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH: OPENING CEREMONY

Credits David X Prutting & Zach Hilty/BFA.com.