amfAR Gala Cannes 2022

Thursday May 26, 2022
Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc
Antibes, France

We are pleased to invite you to join us for the triumphant return of the annual amfAR Gala Cannes at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Antibes, France, on May 26, 2022. This glittering event has helped raise over $245 million for amfAR’s lifesaving AIDS research programs.

Special Performances By

Christina Aguilera
Ricky Martin
Charli XCX

Presenting Sponsors

FTX is the official cryptocurrency partner of amfAR Gala Cannes.

Signature Sponsors

JELENEW

Honored Guest

Robert De Niro

Featuring

“Let’s Get Married!”
A CR Runway Show
Curated by Carine Roitfeld

Official Beauty Partner

After Party Sponsor

Generously Supported By

Hatt-et-Soner-Logo

Chairs

Mohammed Al-Turki • Ever Anderson • Sam Bankman-Fried • Cynthia Erivo
Milutin Gatsby • T. Ryan Greenawalt • Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson
Vanessa Hudgens • Kate Hudson • Milla Jovovich • Julian Lennon
Laura Linney • Eva Longoria • Baz Luhrmann • Kevin McClatchy
Lauren Remington Platt • Vin Roberti • Michelle Rodriguez • Carine Roitfeld
Caroline Scheufele • Lakeith Stanfield • Michelle Williams • Michelle Yeoh

Co-Chairs

Leonardo Del Vecchio • Thomas Leclercq • Di Liu • Michael Mente
Larry R. Milstein • Cyrus S. Poonawalla • Baran Süzer
John Terzian • Charlotte Tilbury

Time

6:00 P.M. Cocktail Reception
8:00 P.M. Dinner, Live Auction, Fashion Show, Performances
1:00 A.M. After Party at Eden Roc
 
Black Tie


For more information please contact
amfARgalacannes@amfar.org.

amfAR will accept cryptocurrency for tickets and tables.
Payments made in cryptocurrency must equal the USD amount at the time of transfer.

All ticket purchases and payments must be made directly through amfAR.
amfAR reserves the right to void any ticket purchased through an unauthorized third party.

Christina Aguilera

Christina Aguilera is a Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter renowned for her powerful voice and hit songs. Throughout her career, she has sold more than 43 million records worldwide. Aguilera has achieved five No. 1 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart making her the fourth female artist to top the chart over three consecutive decades (1990s, 2000s, and 2010s).

She has won six Grammy Awards including one Latin Grammy Award. She has also received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and holds the prestigious honor of being the only artist under the age of 30 included in Rolling StoneMagazine’s list of the 100 greatest singers of all time. In 2011 she entered the world of television as a coach on NBC’s Emmy Award-nominated show The Voice.

Aguilera continues to use her voice for good. She has served as global spokesperson for Yum! Brands’ World Hunger Relief effort since 2009 and has helped raise over $150 million for the World Food Program and other hunger relief agencies.

Ricky Martin

Ricky Martin is the leading Latin music figure of his generation – beloved by fans worldwide for his instinctive understanding of rhythm, his passion for performing, and his compassion for giving. With a track record of 95 Platinum and 40 Gold records, he has received many awards including two GRAMMYs, five Latin GRAMMYs (including Person of the Year), 14 Premios Lo Nuestro, 12 Billboard Latin Music awards, nine World Music Awards, and two American Music Awards. Martin has sold over 95 million albums and performs to sold-out stadium and arena audiences throughout the world.

The San Juan, Puerto Rico, native is also an award-winning actor whose has starred in Les Miserables and Evita on Broadway, as well as General Hospital and The Assassination of Gianni VersaceAmerican Crime Story on television. He is a bestselling author and he recently founded the Martin Music Lab as co-developer of the revolutionary Orbital Audio technique.

A lifelong humanitarian, Martin continues to dedicate himself to the efforts of The Ricky Martin Foundation, an organization that advocates for the well-being of children around the globe in critical areas such as social justice, education and health.

Charli XCX

Charli XCX

Charli XCX is an iconic figure in the arts, having seamlessly traversed underground and mainstream music with her artistic output. She has accrued two Billboard Music Awards, a YouTube Music Award, two Sesac ‘Songwriter of the Year’ Awards, plus nominations at the Grammys, BRIT Awards and MTV EMAs.

Charli’s groundbreaking 2017 tracks ‘Number 1 Angel’, ‘Pop 2’, and ‘Boys’, established her reputation as a singular talent with a defiant attitude. In 2018, she dropped tracks including ‘5 In The Morning’, ‘No Angel’, ‘Focus’, ‘Girls Night Out’, and UK Top 15 hit “1999” feat. Troye Sivan. Charli released her third studio album, ‘Charli’, in 2019.

Charli won the Variety Hitmakers ‘Innovator of Pop’ award and was Mercury Prize ‘Album of the Year’ shortlisted for the release of her album ‘how I’m feeling now’, which she created from her home in LA during the 2020 COVID-19 lockdown. She went on to release ‘Good Ones’, ‘New Shapes’, and ‘Beg For You’ in 2021.

Charli recently released her fifth studio album ‘CRASH’ in March 2022 and achieved her very first UK #1. She is currently on a 36-date live tour throughout North America, Europe, and the UK.


Public Health Protocols

As always, the health and well-being of our guests and staff is our overriding concern.
We are taking all measures to minimize risk and to keep everyone healthy and safe. Guests will be asked to practice social distancing and we will strictly abide by all national and local public health ordinances and restrictions. Furthermore, amfAR will institute additional measures under the guidance of scientists and medical professionals to minimize risks to the greatest extent possible. We are closely monitoring the situation in the South of France and will adjust our procedures and protocols as necessary.

#amfARCannes

Contact for Sponsorship

Leslie Renner
leslie.renner@amfar.org

Contact for Tickets/Tables

amfargalacannes@amfar.org

Press Inquiries

Bennah Serfaty
bennah.serfaty@amfar.org

Event produced by Andy Boose/AAB Productions

Creative event design and technical oversight by Emanuela Santi-Peña/Event Republic