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Cannes: Christina Aguilera and Ricky Martin will perform at the amfAR gala

Christina Aguilera, Ricky Martin and Charli XCX will perform at this year’s amfAR at the Cannes Film Festival. Robert De Niro will also be honored at the 28th annual event.

amfAR, the Foundation for AIDS Research, hosts the Cannes Film Festival fashion show every year. This year’s show will be hosted by French fashion editor and amfAR supporter Carine Roitfeld, best known for her work as a former editor-in-chief of Vogue France and for founding “CR Fashion Book”.

The theme for this year’s fashion show will be “Let’s get married” and will feature designs by Oscar de la Renta, Loewe, Louis Vuitton, Louis Vuitton Men, Givenchy, Gucci, Chanel, Saint Laurent, De Fursac, Balenciaga, Fendi , Tom Ford, Jacquemus, Valentino, Giambattista Valli, Armani, Alaia, Burberry, Versace, Alled Martinez, Monot, Nensi Dojaka and Dior, among others. The looks from the fashion show will be available for sale at a live auction during the event, hosted by Swiss art dealer Simon de Pury. The auction will also feature contemporary art and luxury items. All proceeds will go to amfAR research.

The organization also announced the gala chairs: Baz Luhrmann, Carine Roitfeld, Caroline Scheufele, Cynthia Erivo, Ever Gabo Anderson, Kate Hudson, LaKeith Stanfield, Laura Linney, Lauren Remington Platt, Milla Jovovich, Sam Bankman-Fried, Vanessa Hudgens , Michelle Williams, Mohammed Al-Turki, amfAR Board Co-Chairs T. Ryan Greenawalt, Kevin McClatchy and amfAR Trustee Vin Roberti.

The amfAR gala will take place at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc on May 26. The Cannes Film Festival will take place from May 17 to 28.

Hazel J. Edmonds

The author Hazel J. Edmonds