Alessandro dell’Acqua and Giovanna Battaglia. Photo by BFAnyc.com.
Alessandro dell’Acqua and Giovanna Battaglia. Photo by BFAnyc.com.

What: A dinner in honor of the designer Alessandro dell’Acqua and his line No.21

When: Friday, November 22nd

Where: Gagosian director Valentina Castellani’s art-filled SoHo loft

Who: Luigi Murenu, Diana Widmaier Picasso, Aurelie Bidermann, Giovanna Battaglia, Eric Goode, Cecilia Alemani, Italian pop-star Jovanotti, and chef Iacopo Falai, who presided over the delicious feast of grilled octopus, black truffle brussels sprouts, and chocolate-filled beignets.

Why: Because with his successful three year-old line, the veteran designer, who was also appointed the new creative director of Rochas, has a lot to celebrate these days.