It’s not too often that the place to be on a Thursday night is a furniture store, but this Thursday, it was – Voilà, French country inspired furniture shop on Washington Street played host to a party of South Enders, marking the start of an exhibition of paintings from artist Oana Lauric.
The party featured champagne courtesy of Perrier Joet and delicious hors d’oeuvres from Sage Restaurant, which though currently residing in the North End will be moving South, right into Caffe Umbra’s old space, in May.
Voilà played host to South End art and champagne aficionados on Thursday night.
Owner of Voilà, Heidi M. Thiede, with artist Oana Lauric.
Barbara Quiroga and South End business-owner, Frank Campanale.
Party-goers admire Lauric's warm, bright scenes from France and Italy.
South Enders James Costa and Eric Antoniou.
Channel 7 News' Janet Wu and her husband, Allan MacKinnon, who have recently moved to the South End.
Andrew Anderson, South End resident and owner of ilex floral design on Berkeley Street, with Mary Keith of the Museum of Fine Arts.