The second edition of the Arts and Culture Dinner sponsored by the One Vision Association, which was held at the Fouquet Salons, honored many personalities with the encouragement of Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sarah Al-Hiri and a warm video message of support from Aya Nakamura! By Michael Megeris
This is the Society’s dinner party single vision It was organized to support its main projects around youth: an endowment fund for young artists, financing of francophone cultural projects, support for the modern school L’Harmattan in Africa and the organization of a concert around current music, Hip Hop Awardswhich will take place in 2023, in Paris.
This second edition awarded Best Ambassador of Arts and Culture to Didi Stone, the Franco-Congolese model followed by more than 1.5 million people on her Instagram account alone who have already collaborated with the biggest houses. Fashion like Jean-Paul Gaultier, L’Oréal, Balmain, Versace or even Fenty. Her commitments, in particular her stint as UNICEF Ambassador to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), were particularly commended.
(Didi Stone, model and UNICEF Ambassador to the Democratic Republic of the Congo)
Sponsored by Jean-Robert Resnick, a prominent figure in tourism for nearly fifty years, this evening was also an opportunity for him to receive, from the hands of Senator Céline Boulay-Esperonnier, the Society’s Medal of Honor. In fact, many regions of the world owe it to him to develop an entire ecosystem that lives off tourism. It is at the origin of the Accor Group’s development in Morocco where no fewer than 50 hotels have been established, but has also enabled the creation of many more all over the world: from Egypt to Thailand via Bali and the Maldives. About twenty clubs of the Mediterranean Club were created thanks to the vision of this man who was also intimate with the greatest French artists since the seventies, including Serge Gainsbourg …
(Jean-Robert Resnick, sponsor of this edition and recipient of the One Vision Medal of Honor)
Now a major figure in French rap and the entire music industry, Managing Director of Capitol Label Services, Universal Music Group, Alexander Kirchhoff He also received the Arts and Culture Award to reward the many successes of artists on his label, such as Gradur, Niska, Barbara Pravi, DJ Snake, Dadju, Vitaa, Slimane and Vald. So much so that the Capitol label became #1 in market share on the rap playlists. A hip-hop media even recently ranked him as the number one figure in French rap! An award that also rewards a 90% French production, in the context of many international English-language competitions. We dedicated an interview to him in our columns a short time ago (it can be found here).
(Alexandre Kirchhoff with Paris Senator, member of the Senate Cultural Committee, Céline Boulay-Espironier).
Stommie Bugsythe one who identified himself with Sector A and the AMER Ministry, currently plays the Police Commissioner alongside Jean-Luc Reichmann in the TV series Leo Matteo, Major General He appeared in the play One day I’m going to Detroit at the Théâtre du Gymnase, a play co-written by David Declos. He was also rewarded for his entire unusual career as a rapper, actor, comedian, and author.
(Stomiy Bugsy, Eddie Zacharias (One Vision), Sams and Alexander Kirchoff)
French-Lebanese author, composer and artist, Yara Lapidus She is the recipient of the Arts and Culture Award for her entire career in fashion and music.
Her voice allows her to explore many styles and sing in several languages: English, French, Lebanese Arabic, Italian and Spanish.
She even performed a duet with famous rock singer Iggy Pop.
(Dickens Nazon, football player and head of the NGO Humanayiti, receiving his award
One Vision President, Dreyfus Louyebo).
Young actress and director Tracy Gotwas, which we recently found on Arte in the novel heiressesthen on the movie poster horizon or more recently in the movie crackling under the neon lightsfrom the novel by Remy Lasourse and on Netflix in the cast of the series thieves And in the movie tirelesslywas awarded the Merit Award.
A good omen for the actress, who saw her name in the middle of last November on the Revelations list for the upcoming Cesar Gala 2023, for her performance in the movie. horizon.
(Tracy Gutwas is nominated for this year’s Révélations at César)
Rapper and Actor Toxic, who was notably propelled to the front of the stage thanks to the series “Validated” on Canal +, is not a newbie in the middle of French rap in which he has been developing for nearly twenty years now. At the age of 38, he released a new album, “Inspiré d’histoires vrais”, with duets with Aloise Sauvage and Grand Corps Malade. Received a merit award from the association.
The assistance consisted in particular of the former minister Michelle Elliott Mariefrom the journalist Harry Rosselmack and his fellow singer Chantelle JadeA rapper and producer Passyout of the form Manel SahaliaFrom Laurent Bono, Director of Sky Rock Radio, and President of Universal Music Olivier Noss She was able to benefit from an outstanding exhibition of young talent’s work. Indeed, the One Vision Association presented the creations of the artists whose works it wishes to promote, and this is the meaning of the collection of donations that it organizes for its endowment fund for the benefit of young artists. Georgian French painter Alexander Beridze He displayed many of his paintings in a chromatic style rich in colors and geometric shapes, a type of “Abstract Expressionism”.
Ukrainian artist Elizaveta Klepicheva He presented his paintings that take the old style of painting on canvas, and focused particularly on female images, natural shapes, colors, and water landscapes. A panel created especially for the occasion was presented to the model and former Miss World runner-up, Ofile Mizino.
finally, Orian Sousawho creates modern paintings, presented a work dedicated to the dancer Salif Gueyegiving a vivid impression of movement by overlaying its images using digital processes.
(Young Ukrainian painter Elizaveta Klepicheva presents her portrait of Ofili Mezzeno)
(Orian Sousa, Stomi Bugsy, Dreyfuss Loibo (One Vision Association President, Bassey and Salif Gui)