Janelle Monáe, Becky G and more Toast Art Basel Miami Beach with W Magazine & Ralph Lauren

A quiet waterfront home in Miami was buzzing Thursday night with an eclectic crowd from the worlds of art, music, fashion, film, sports and design. The event, with a host U Magazine and Ralph Lauren celebrated the energy and creativity of Art Week in high style.

The musicians were out in full force, including Janelle Monáe, who stunned in a sheer black and white Ralph Lauren suit. She was spotted catching up with her colleagues SAINt JHN and Miguel. The musical crowd also included Becky G, Leon Bridges, Sebastian Yatra, James Blake, DJ Mia Moretti and Earl Swichert, who attended with his girlfriend Aida Osman.

Artists Alex Israel, Genesis Tramaine, Miles Greenberg, Brooke Wise (in a sparkly polo-neck Ralph Lauren dress) and Chloe Wise celebrated successful turns at Art Basel and other shows around town.

U Best Performances alum Taylor Page took a moment to peek into the just-released U Meanwhile, fellow actors Shameik Moore, Lily Chi and Claire Holt mingled with friends by the pool, where DJ Ross One spun a mix of disco classics and favorite pop hits.

In the living room, which was decked out in coastal-chic candlelight and an abundance of white flowers, actor Sophia Bush arrived hand-in-hand with professional soccer player Ashlyn Harris, turning almost as many heads as The BachelorThis is Tyler Cameron. Also representing the sports world was Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn, who was seen chatting with restaurateur Mario Carbone and stylist Zerina Akers.

Miami-based influencer and podcaster Alix Earle had plenty of company from the digital creative world, including tastemakers Georges Coupe, Ksenia Adonts and Nane Miller, chef Sophia Rowe and comedian Delaney Rowe.

Models in attendance included Chanel Iman, Valentina Ferrer, Angie Brian McDonald, Lais Ribeiro and Kate Bock. Legendary former model, actor and socialite China Chow, wearing a unique ensemble of a matching scarf and sweatshirt, arrived with Serpentine Galleries Executive Director Bettina Korek and quickly settled into conversation with the many gallerists, curators and creatives catching up on the lawn .

Bartenders poured drinks from The Cocktail Collection presented by Diageo: sparkling Ketel One Espresso Martinis and stout Tanqueray Negronis came out perfectly ready-to-drink from chic, colorful bottles, inspiring conversation about hostess gifts for upcoming holiday parties. The hors d’oeuvres served — including miniature crab cakes and lobster rolls, crispy pigs in blankets and heaps of caviar on toast — recalled the classic American spirit of Ralph Lauren’s Polo Bar.

It was the only night in Miami, elevated. The colorful, high-octane soul of the city pairs well with just the right amount of old-school elegance.

Janelle Monáe (right) and guest.

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Shameik Moore and Taylor Page

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Alex Israel, guest, Lindsey Vonn, Mario Carbone and Jordyn Woods

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SAINt JHN and Miles Greenberg

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Ashley Dennis and Genesis Tramaine

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Alix Earl and Isabella Grutman

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Diplo, Ashlyn Harris and Sophia Bush

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Valentina Ferrer and Becky G

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Victoria von Faber-Castell

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Miles Greenberg and Bettina Korek

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Georges Coupe and Angie Brian Macdonald

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UAndrea Whittle and Katie Connor

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Earl Sweatshirt and Aida Osman

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