The Innovator Awards at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City
Spotted at the award show was celebrity and fashion trend setter Kim Kardashian - West looking casual sheek at the The luxury lifestyle magazine honors event in NYC.
The luxury lifestyle magazine honors subjects of the Innovators issue with an exclusive awards ceremony in New York City. WSJ. Magazine hosted its ninth annual Innovator Awards at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.
Nine pioneering talents, all of whom grace eight separate covers of the magazine’s highly anticipated November issue, were honored among more than 250 guests for their groundbreaking accomplishments in their respective disciplines. Selected by WSJ. Magazine editors, the honorees were: Julianne Moore (Acting & Activism), Cindy Sherman (Art), Studio KO (Design), Eddie Murphy (Entertainment), Riccardo Tisci (Fashion), Melina Matsoukas (Film), Tyler, The Creator (Music), and Bryan Stevenson (Social Justice). Each winner was presented with an award designed by the 2011 Design winner, Joris Laarman. WSJ.’s November Innovators issue will be available in the U.S. on Saturday, November 9th. Harry Winston and Remy Martin sponsored this year’s event.
Some of the featured 2019 HONOREES and PRESENTERS for the event were - Acting & Activism / Julianne Moore The Academy Award-winning actress has inhabited an inimitable range of characters, appearing in 70-plus films. Beyond Hollywood, Moore has also channeled her voice into one of her most notable roles yet: activist. Presenter: Bette Midler. Art / Cindy Sherman For four decades, the artist has been reinventing the portrait, using her shape-shifting self as her photographic subject and, in the process, exploring our obsession with self-image and identity.
Eddie Murphy was nominated - in the coming year, the legendary performer and star of the new movie Dolemite Is My Name will host Saturday Night Live, bring back two of his most beloved film franchises and ready himself for a much-anticipated return to stand-up comedy.