Every year, one photographer is selected to lend his vision to the pages of the super exclusive Pirelli calendar.
Last night, the Armory in New York City was filled to the brim with models, tastemakers and celebrities alike who were all gathered to celebrate the launch of the 39th calendar, shot by fashion luminary Mario Sorrenti.
The black-tie affair celebrating the 39th year of the super exclusive limited edition calendar, brought out the greatest decked in their finest.
In attendance was DJ of the night, Samantha Ronson, fashion designers Vera Wang and Valentino Garavani, models Joan Smalls and Rinko Kikuchi, as well as rapper Theophilus London.
Mario Sorrenti is the first Italian photographer to shoot the Italian company’s calendar. Mario opted to shoot the completely nude calendar in the natural rugged setting of Corsica, a far contrast from the 2011 Greek themed calendar shot by Karl Lagerfeld.
Check out the photos from last night’s dinner, as well as some NSFW preview photos of the exclusive calendar!