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Our Top Ten Profiles of 2017

Friday, December 22, 2017
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In 2017, AVENUE and its online counterpart avenuemagazine.com widened their focus, running profiles of subjects who define the breadth of society today, from an activist lawyer married to a movie star, through a model-turned-crusader for education, to a twenty-something countess marrying a hotel heir.  


February:  Asli Pelit looked at Amal Clooney in “The Awe of Gravity”


George and Amal Clooney Robino Salvatore/GC Images

 


March:  Kelly Laffey found Julia Restoin Roitfeld down to earth in “Julia Restoin Roitfeld Knows Where She Stands”


Julia Restoin-Roitfeld

 


March: Designer Lisa Kulson declared herself her ideal customer in Suzanne Weinstock Klein’s story, “Theory in Practice”


Lisa Kulson and her daughter Louise Juliette

 


April: The cover of our Philanthropy Issue featured Petra Nemcova and Kelly Laffey’s story, “The Power of Struggle”


Petra Nemcova

 


 


June: Karen Moline met with Ann and Mick, aka “Mr. and Mrs. Jones”,  just after their remarriage


Ann and Mick Jones

 


July:  Bob Morris learned how Audrey Gruss battles depression in “Beauty in the Ran”



Audrey Gruss


 


August:  In “Bi-Curious,” Ben Widdicombe learned how Patricia Duff stays non-partisan.  


Patricia Duff

 


October: Caroline Kennedy rode “A Carriage Named Desire” in Sharon Churcher’s unauthorized profile


Caroline Kennedy

 


November: Amanda Milner Fairbanks met “A Modern Rennaissance Man” named David Rockwell


David Rockwell
David Rockwell

 


December: Michael Gross climbed the family tree of Tessa Gräfin von Walderdorff, Paris Hilton’s future sister-in-law in “Another Hilton Hits the Jackpot”


Tessa Gräfin Von Walderdorff and Barron Hilton

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