Global celebrities, visionary icons, industry leaders and conservationists have joined together with Christie’s this year to support the 2011 Green Auction, a memorable live event and companion online auction to raise funds and awareness for the preservation and sustainability of our planet. Christie’s has partnered with luxury charity auction site charitybuzz.com to put more than 200 coveted auction packages online through April 7 to raise funds for Oceana, Natural Resources Defense Council, Conservation International and Central Park Conservancy.
From the ultimate Oscars experience to a private yacht for the Cannes Film Fest or an exclusive meeting with Karl Lagerfeld in Paris, the Green Auction is giving bidders incredible access to the world’s most magical luxury experiences.
Green Auction Highlights Include:
*Fly to Paris for the full Chanel Couture Experience, including: front row tickets to Chanel’s 2011 Couture Show, meet Karl Lagerfeld, take a private tour of Coco Chanel’s apartment, receive a handbag and stay five nights at The Ritz-Carlton
* The Ultimate Oscars Package, including full styling and dressing, tickets to The Night Before reception hosted by David Furnish, dinner for two at the Elton John AIDS Foundation dinner, two tickets to the Vanity Fair Oscar Party, roundtrip airfare, a private hybrid car and two nights at the Bevery Hills Hotel.
*An incredible international culinary tour with world renowned Chef Alain Ducasse, with a taste of the finest gourmet foods in New York, Paris, Provence and Tuscany.
*A style consultation with Vogue’s André Leon Talley and Diane Von Furstenberg.
*A three day getaway on the luxury superyacht Lady Sheridan during the Cannes Film Festival offered by the owners and Burgess Yachts.
*Five night stay in a one bedroom beach villa at Parrot Cay Resort in Turks and Caicos with round-trip airfare courtesy of Delta Airlines.
*Ten night trip for four to experience the exceptional wildlife of Tanzania and the stunning beaches of Mozambique offered by Nomads Tanzania, Vamizi Island and Journeys by Design.
*Spend a special day with President William J. Clinton.
*Take a flight with Harrison Ford in his personal aircraft, with round-trip airfare to Los Angeles, four nights at The Ritz Carlton, and commemorative keepsakes.