VAN CLEEF & ARPELS IS PROUD TO SUPPORT L.A. DANCE PROJECT

 

VAN CLEEF & ARPELS HAS A LONG-STANDING RELATIONSHIP WITH THE WORLD OF DANCE, MUSIC AND ART. IN 1967, GEORGE BALANCHINE, FOUNDER OF THE NEW YORK CITY BALLET, WHERE BENJAMIN MILLEPIED WAS A LONG TIME PRINCIPAL DANCER, MET CLAUDE ARPELS. THIS MEETING TURNED INTO A LIFE-LONG FRIENDSHIP WHICH CLIMAXED WITH THE CREATION OF THE BALLET “JEWELS” INSPIRED BY THE RUBIES, EMERALDS AND DIAMONDS OF VAN CLEEF & ARPELS’ JEWELRY. SINCE THAT TIME, THE MAISON HAS CONTINUED TO SUPPORT THE ART OF DANCE THROUGH SPECIAL PERFORMANCES AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMING.