Press & Praise

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Bette Midler, Michael Kors and Lucas Hedges Celebrate After ‘Hello, Dolly!’ Opening (The New York Times)

The Hudson Theatre Celebrates Sunday in the Park With George (Vogue)

Montblanc Launches Campaign To Support UNICEF Literacy Projects (Forbes)

The New York Public Library Sparkles During Chanel Fine Jewelry Dinner (WWD)

Chanel Dazzles With Diamonds at The New York Public Library (Vogue)

Books and Baubles at Chanel’s Dinner at the Library (WSJ)

Rose Byrne, Dakota Fanning Fete Chanel Fine Jewelry's Dinner at The New York Public Library (Hollywood Reporter)

Amanda Peet and Rose Byrne Dazzle at Chanel’s Glitzy Dinner in Honor of The New York Public Library (InStyle)

A Peek at Visionaire’s Virtual Reality Experience at The New York Public Library (Vogue)

A Celestial-Themed Wedding Celebration at The New York Public Library (Vogue)

This Super-Glam Wedding at The New York Public Library Is NYC at Its Finest (Brides)

Inside The Spectacular Party For David Monn's The Art Of Celebrating (Forbes)

White House Party Planner David Monn Released His New Book With an Epic Party (Observer)

The Knot Gala 2016 Had a Ladurée Pop-Up, Live Portrait Artists, a Culinary Silent Disco and More! (The Knot)

The Coolest Wedding of 2016: Ann Brady & Scott Kelce's New Year's Celebration (Harper’s Bazaar)

Literati Toast Knopf’s 100th Anniversary (The New York Times)

Nate Berkus & Jeremiah Brent's Wedding Planner Dishes on Their 'I Dos' at The New York Public Library (Gotham Magazine)

A Glamorous Wedding at Two Iconic New York City Locations (Brides)

Gotham City Comes To Life For One Night In NYC As Fox Launches ‘Gotham’ (Variety)

Party Planning for the Instagram Age (WWD)


“Thank you for all you did to help make our event a huge success. It was a watermark moment, one that would not have happened without your support and guidance along the way. Thank you again for going the many extra miles for us.” - Katie Levine, Bard College at Simon’s Rock

“Last night was just a spectacular night from the venue, the wine, the lights, the flowers, the food and the wonderful service. You and your staff all worked so hard to make our evening an enjoyable one and we truly appreciate that. We had a wonderful time and more importantly, so did our customers. We cannot thank you enough!” - Sarah George, Freepoint Commodities, LLC

“I cannot thank you enough for all your help in making Tuesday night’s event what it was. There is no way the event would have gone as smoothly as it did without your flexibility, support and attentiveness. We have received such wonderful feedback and that would not have been possible without you and your team.”  - Amanda McGovern, Fried, Frank, Harries, Shriver & Jacobson, LLP

“We know how hard you worked on this and can only say that this success was in large part due to you, your committed colleagues and what I consider to be the most special venue in NYC. One of the emails we got this morning stated, ‘Who knew anyone but Carrie Bradshaw could rent the Library? So much fun.’ It was magical, stunning and quintessentially New York.” - Mikey Besch, GOOGLE

“Thank you for making our experience with the NYPL such a wonderful one! It was a great success. You were wonderful.” - Jeremy Bernard, Special Assistant to the President of the United States and White House Social Secretary

“The Adjustment Bureau Premiere was a smash success on all levels - Thanks for all your hard work to make this a spectacular event.”  -  Hollace Davids, Senior V.P. of Special Projects, Universal Pictures

“Thank you for everything. We honestly feel as though having our wedding in your amazing building made us a part of the NYPL family and that is a truly the best wedding gift of them all.” - Recent NYPL Bride

“Thank you again for inviting us into your gorgeous home and for enabling The Artists Den at The New York Public Library. It really couldn't have happened without your personal championing, and we appreciate all the energy and kindness you put into this project...The feedback from Elvis Costello, the audience and all of our guests has been universally superb.” - Mark Lieberman, Artists Den Entertainment

“Thank you so much for welcoming The Knot and our incredible industry to your extraordinary venue! I have been dying to host an event there for years - and it was all I imagined!” - Carley Roney, Co-Founder, The Knot

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“I’ve shot all over the world and I’m extremely thrilled about this opportunity to shoot at the Library!” - Director of Photography, Anthropologie

“I would like to take this opportunity to express our sincere gratitude…for playing such an important role in making this film come to life…Our work at the Library was a complete success. The professionalism and positive attitude displayed at every level made our time there both productive and enjoyable. I would especially like to thank you for your guidance, patience and good humor, which helped make our ambitious plan a reality.” - Mike Kriaris, Location Manager, SALT

“I've heard nothing but positive feedback about the event and was absolutely thrilled with how stunning the spaces looked...The Library was certainly a wonderful fit for us. Thank you for all of your help in making it a beautiful event.” - Seton Hall

“A big part of the success of the evening is the extraordinary venue. It always gives me a thrill to hear people, as they walk into the Celeste Bartos Forum, going ‘Oooh!’ and ‘Aaaah!’” - Wine Enthusiast

“I can’t think of another venue in the city that is more inspiring and well suited to our style.” - Georgetown University

“It was just delightful working with you on this most successful…As a New Yorker born and bred, and as a lover of books and libraries per se, I am totally ashamed of myself that I rarely came to your magnificent building. My eyes are finally opened and I plan to be as regular a Library attendee as possible… It was an absolute pleasure working with you…Thank you again so much for everything.”- The College Board

“Thank you for the grace, generosity, and most of all, patience that you extended us during this project. Without the efforts that your friendly staff made to work with our company and to accommodate the needs of its various departments, our work would have been very complicated. The scenes filmed at the Library will be a highlight of what we hope will be a great episode.” - Frank Cattano, Location Manager, Gossip Girl