Last night, Hearst and Harper’s BAZAAR celebrated the Lincoln Center 7th Annual Corporate Fund Fashion Gala, honoring Leonard A. Lauder with the Women’s Leadership Award. Guests included past and present Estee Lauder models such as Elizabeth Hurley, Karlie Koss, Carolyn Murphy, Hilary Rhoda and more. Elizabeth Hurley kicked off the ceremony, followed by welcome remarks by Steve Swartz. Following touching tributes from both Glenda Bailey and Tommy Hilfiger, Tom Ford and Mr. Lauder sat in conversation discussing his career and the life lessons he has learned. Then, Carolyn Murphy introduced Oscar-winning actress and singer Jennifer Hudson whom delivered a breathtaking performance. Click through for the best photos of the night.
This article originally appeared on Harper’s Bazaar US.