Art of Elysium Heaven Gala 2011: A Star-Studded Soiree

Posted Sunday January 16, 2011 1:36 AM GMT

Always quite the well attended event each and every year, the stars gathered together for the 2011 Art Of Elysium Heaven Gala in Los Angeles, California on Saturday night (January 15).

Held at the California Science Center, lovely ladies such as Leighton Meester, Nicole Richie, Rachel Bilson and Anna Kendrick all took turns in the arrivals area before joining in on the black tie soiree festivities.

Other ladies getting prettied up for the evening affair included Camilla Belle, Eva Mendes, Kelly Osbourne, Julianne Hough, Jennifer Morrison, Kirsten Dunst and Brittany Snow.

With couples such as Jennifer Love Hewitt and Alex Beh and Jesse James and Kat Von D turning up arm-in-arm, the slate of celebrity attendees was rounded out Tinseltown fellas Gerard Butler, James Franco, Jake Gyllenhaal, Elijah Wood and 50 Cent.

As for the cause, the Art of Elysium has a mission directed at the goal of seeking to enrich the lives of artists and critically ill children.

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