• Design For Humanity is happening tonight US time in Hollywood

Billabong’s Design For Humanity fashion, music, art event is happening tonight US time at the Avalon and Bardot club in Hollywood. Billabong's 3rd Annual Design For Humanity is a music/art/fashion show benefit to raise awareness and funds for the non-profit organization, CHARITY: WATER. They are dedicated to bringing clean, safe drinking water to the billion people in developing nations who don't otherwise have access. Sounds simple, but unsafe water cause 80% of all sickness and death, and kill more people every year than all forms of violence...including war. 100% of ticket sales are donated to this worthy cause, and it is going to give a community in need clean water for generations to come. Design for Humanity: a cause to celebrate! The night opens with a custom Billabong bikini fashion show featuring Tori Praver and top runway models rockin' one-of-a-kind swimwear down the catwalk. A few select pieces will be on display in the silent auction including one fashion collaboration with The TIng Tings and one with Hollywood actress Olivia Thirlby. Katie's is a one piece and Olivia's is a bikini. The selected pieces from the runway will be up for auction on ebay. In addition to the fashion show, the evening will showcase an art show and silent auction in Bardot with original art pieces by numerous talented artists by the likes of Barry McGee, David Carson, Wolfgang Bloch, Alex Weinstein, Tyler Warren, Julie Goldstein and many more. Proceeds from the silent art auction will also be donated to charity: water. DJ Franki Chan will be mixing beats in Bardot starting at 8pm US time with The Misshapes from NYC starting their DJ set at 10:30pm US time. Following the fashion show on the main stage will be a concert opened by the fabulous Iglu & Hartly and headliners The Airborne Toxic Event with Dj Mark Moreno behind the turntables. A press release, photos and the video of the evening will be available for you after the event. For further Info go to www.designforhumanity.com [caption id="attachment_1753" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Design For Humanity"][/caption]