Liberace Jewels

ULTIMATE INFLUENCER: Witness the impact of Liberace on pop culture

Why is Liberace named in the lyrics of hundreds of pop and hip hop recordings? Why are films and documentaries being made about him, while his jewels, costumes and other artifact collections go on exhibit at the most prestigious museums in the world, over 30 years after his death? Why are his pianos showing up on the GAMMY Awards and the OSCARS? Why did guests at the MET Gala dress in tribute to him? Come and see for yourself!

Ricci Lopez-Hammargren

Ricci Lopez-Hammargren joins the Liberace Foundation Board of Directors

Third-generation Las Vegan and stylist to the stars formalizes his ongoing assistance to legacy institution Vice President of Sales and General Manager of STITCHED at the Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas, Ricci Lopez-Hammargren is a veteran of retail management, and a work history including Gianni Versace, Hervé Léger, Dolce & Gabbana and Hugo Boss. Born…

Anna Nateece, Mark Wherry, Jonathan Warren

Officer of Liberace Foundation Dr. Mark Wherry Recognized by Board of Regents

Secretary Treasurer and long-serving board member is re-confirmed for another term, as he receives prestigious Regents Award for Creative Activities for 2020   Dr. Mark Wherry has served on the Board of Directors of the Liberace Foundation since 2013, making him one of the few to outlast the challenges the Foundation endured in 2013 and…

Liberace Foundation honored by Clark County Commission

Liberace Foundation honored by Clark County Commission

“Liberace is the only Las Vegas icon whose jewels have gone on display at the Paris Museum of Modern Art or Monte Carlo Fashion Week. He is the only Las Vegas icon whose costumes have been exhibited at the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Met Gala.

“We, the Board of the County Commissioners of Clark County, Nevada, do hereby celebrate the legacy of Liberace on what would be his 100th birthday this year and congratulate the Liberace Foundation on its continued good work in his name.”