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Installation images courtesy of Desert X

The second installment of Desert X, the site-specific biennial art exhibition that kicked off in the spring of 2017, has returned to Southern California’s Coachella Valley. On view through April 22, this year’s edition includes installations by 19 of the world’s most innovative contemporary artists, dotting the landscape from Palm Springs to the Salton Sea. Using the desert backdrop as their canvas, the sculptures and installations place an international lens on the Valley while encouraging viewers to participate in broader dialogues surrounding social and political issues of the day.

Among the works featured this year are Los Angeles-based artist Julian Hoeber’s Going Nowhere Pavilion #01 and Executed Variant

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As Los Angeles continues to establish itself among premier global cities for art, fashion, culture and cuisine, renowned Italian design brand Visionnaire recently partnered with The Agency to debut its first Los Angeles showroom in the heart of West Hollywood’s bustling Design District.

The grand opening event, co-hosted by The Agency, Rolls Royce, Ferrari Trento and Chopard, drew tastemakers and design aficionados from across Los Angeles and beyond. Lorenzo Cascino, brand ambassador of Visionnaire Home Philosophy for California, and The Agency’s CEO and Founder Mauricio Umansky and Gloria Castellanos were among those who gathered for a night of cocktails and conversation to celebrate the new luxury outpost. Befitting the evening’s sophisticated

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Soaring atop the Sunset Strip with breathtaking views of Downtown L.A., 8971 Shoreham Drive seamlessly fuses nature and technology for a cutting-edge living experience in one of the city’s most iconic neighborhoods. Spanning three floors, the meticulously crafted new construction boasts an abundance of living green walls and towering, sliding glass doors that embrace indoor-outdoor living.

Represented by Meir Kroll  and Blair Chang, the home is complete with two pools, a wraparound deck lined with Brazilian mahogany wood, soaring, 22-foot waterfall and expansive rooftop terrace with a barbecue, spa, fire pit and far-reaching city views. Masterfully designed for entertaining, the home is replete with a glass elevator serving all three floors,

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The Agency raised a glass to the exquisite Port Tel Aviv, a magnificent collection of waterfront residences, boutique hotel and retail destination on the stunning Mediterranean coast. The sunset, invite-only soiree at Montage Beverly Hills welcomed guests for a private showcase of the collection of 39 residences at Port Tel Aviv, represented by Mauricio Umansky, James Harris and David Parnes.

Arriving from Israel to provide a detailed, firsthand glimpse of Port Tel Aviv was Lee Ziv, Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Mauricio and David joined her at the event, which was held at The Conservatory, the hotel’s glass-enclosed rooftop dining room with awe-inspiring views of Beverly Hills, West Hollywood and the Hollywood Hills.

“It was such a

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Mauricio Umansky and The Agency took to the desert to sponsor the 60th Anniversary Desert Classic, a charitable event that raises millions of dollars for the youth of the Coachella Valley. The lively event in La Quinta, California is part of the PGA Tour’s west coast swing and features four days of pro and amateur play and a star-studded concert series.

The Agency hosted the executive suite at Casamigos Club 17, the open-air venue located on one of the most iconic holes played during the PGA Tour season. Situated on the PGA West Stadium course, the island green of the par-3 17th hole, known as Alcatraz, is among the
most recognized holes in golf. Mauricio was among the amateur players, qualifying all four days of the event. He finished strong in

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From a glamorous, Gatsby-inspired twilight open in Bel Air to a star-studded soirée celebrating our 25th office opening in Downtown Los Angeles, 2018 was one for the books. As we set our sights on 2019, here’s a look back at our favorite parties of the year.

642 PERUGIA WAY PARTY - If Jay Gatsby threw a party in 2018, it would look a lot like James Harris, David Parnes and Mauricio Umansky’s epic twilight open at this stunning architectural estate in Bel Air. Flapper dancers performed on the pool terrace while aerial acrobats dazzled, pouring champagne for thirsty guests against a backdrop of the glimmering city lights.

THE CASTLE VIP LAUNCH EVENT - The Agency and hosts Paul Lester and Sandro Dazzan pulled out all the stops for the grand

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From ranking on Inc. 5000’s list of the fastest-growing private companies in the country for the third consecutive year to opening our 26th office worldwide, there was no shortage of good tidings worth toasting at The Agency’s annual holiday party.

Held at Boulevard3 in Hollywood, the event drew nearly 800 of The Agency’s finest for a night of drinks, dancing and merriment to celebrate the holidays and another year of incredible growth and record-breaking sales for the company. To get the party started, our Founder and CEO Mauricio Umansky and Founder and President Billy Rose joined Founding Partner Blair Chang, Managing Partner Santiago Arana and Managing Partner of TADG Mike Leipart to recognize 2018’s most valuable players. Congratulations to all

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Situated in the flourishing Downtown Los Angeles sports and entertainment district, Metropolis Los Angeles—the largest mixed-use development in the Western United States—proved the perfect setting for a lavish twilight soiree celebrating The Agency’s 25th office, now open in South Florida. Well-heeled agents, family and friends, including our Co-Founder and CEO Mauricio Umansky, his wife Kyle Richards and her fashionable friends, joined to toast the milestone.

Guests gathered on the expansive Met Nine Amenities Deck at Tower II to enjoy cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and music against a backdrop of the glimmering city lights. Joined by her daughters, Kyle Richards gave a heartfelt toast to Mauricio and The Agency before

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The holidays are synonymous with entertaining, and while it’s always fun to be a guest, there’s nothing like opening up your home to your nearest and dearest and playing host for the night. To get the party started, we caught up with Bristol Farms for some tried and true tips on preparing everyone’s favorite, effortless hors d'oeuvre: the perfect charcuterie board.

There are good charcuterie boards, and there are great charcuterie boards. How does one go about preparing a truly exceptional version?

A great charcuterie board should be diverse in terms of flavor profile and texture. Pick a hard-style robust salami, a softer, salt-cured ham like Prosciutto, and then throw in 1-2 rich and smooth Pâtés and/or terrines that will make for the perfect

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Fondly referred to as the “Heart of the San Ramon Valley,” Danville is known for its quaint, small-town vibe, highly rated schools and vibrant community spirit. Just 30 miles east of San Francisco, its historic, pedestrian-friendly downtown offers a mix of high-end boutiques, upscale restaurants and thriving art galleries—and don’t get us started on its real estate.  

Earlier this month, Danville was the place to be as nearly 300 guests and agents from around the country, including our CEO and Co-Founder Mauricio Umansky and President and Co-Founder Billy Rose, gathered to celebrate the official grand opening of the Danville office. Guests enjoyed hors d’oeuvres by local hotspot The Peasant & The Pear, and wine

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