Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Casa Noble Tequila Supports IMC

Casa Noble showed its support for one of the worlds largest global humanitarian relief organizations, the International Medical Corps, by sponsoring the private cocktail party held at the Beverly Hills home of Hollywood writer Aaron Sorkin on Thursday, November 5th, 2009. Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), celebrities, photographers, artists, fashion industry leaders and cultural players in Los Angeles all joined in celebrating the VIP premiere of Photography Book marking the 25th Anniversary of International Medical Corps.

The award winning images in the 300 page book were selected by curators from MOCA, LACMA, and The Ghetty, and the noted collectors including Mario Testino, Richard Gere, and Angelica Huston. The book was written and edited by Stacy Twilley, with a forward by Christiane Amanpour, CNN Chief International Correspondent. It is is remarkable visual journey across 21 countries from Afghanistan and Iraq, to Somalia and Rwanda, tracing the paths from war, genocide, conflict, and devastation, to compassion, healing, resilience, and hope. All proceeds from sales are being donated directly to IMC.