ART & DESIGN

Photos: New Kid on the Block


Alexander Gilkes, the cofounder of the online auction house Paddle8, has looks, charm, fabulous friends, and talent to boot.

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Paddle8 cofounder Alexander Gilkes at his home in New York. Portrait by Gus Powell.

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Nonoo and Gilkes. Photo by Christina Paige.

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Mickey Sumner, Dree Hemingway, and Katherine Keating, a former first daughter of Australia, on Gilkes’s terrace. Photo by Christina Paige.

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A dinner party at Gilkes and Nonoo’s West Village home.

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Gilkes auctioneering at a benefit for the Swiss Institute. Courtesy of Swiss Institute.

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Gilkes with Princess Eugenie in New York, 2013. Courtesy of Newscom.