May 24, 2017
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Los Angeles Confidential celebrated actress and cover star Zoe Saldana at the magazine’s Winter issue event on Thursday, February 16 held at the epicenter of LA’s emerging Koreatown area, 3033 Wilshire Residences.
Also honored at the event were LA’s most prolific social media influencers who were also featured in the issue: renowned artist Retna (@Ironeyeretna), Chefs Tara Maxey and Matt Poley (@heirloomla), Commentator Jesse Margolis (@overheardla), DJ Lauren “Kittens” Abedini, (@iamkittens), and Fashion Icon Eric Rutherford (@mr.rutherford).
Guests toasted the evening with craft cocktails by Courvoisier (@courvoisiercognac), hors d’oeuvres by Marcel (@wolfdiningla) and grooved to music by Dj Benjamin Walker (@mrwalkerlive). Koreatown-themed experiences included an anime portrait by artist @kozyndan, 1Denim embroidery station by @1denim and Tea Leaf Reading by @eleonora.photo that surprised and delighted the social-savvy crowd.