Celebrities including Chelsea Handler, Owen Wilson and Sean Combs were among the many flocking to Art Basel 2012 this week. Handler, Wilson and Combs were seen today at an exclusive event at the Miami Beach Convention Center, home to the prestigious art show featuring more than 260 leading galleries from North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa showcasing works by more than 2,000 artists of the 20th and 21st centuries.
Gwyneth Paltrow was amongst those at the star studded event yesterday to Stand Up to Cancer.
All donning t-shirts for the charity, the celebrities walked the red carpet ahead of their good deeds at the one-hour fundraising event which was simulcasted live.
Other big hearted celebs offering their time for the cause were Sofia Vergara, Tim McGraw, Alicia Keys, Minka Kelly, Jennie Garth and Chelsea Handler.
The live television special included performances and a live media bank with the celebrities answering calls and interacting with viewers through social media.The charity is working in the front lines against the battle against the disease in hopes of accelerating Cancer research, bringing teams of scientist together to harness their efforts and to get treatments to patients faster.
Learn more about the charity’s work HERE and how you can get involved.