What: City ArtWorks' "The Art of Conversation."
Where: The Junior League of Houston.
The 411: More than 300 guests filled the ballroom for the fundraiser chaired by realtor Beth Wolff and interior designer Bill Stubbs and honoring artist and jewelry designer Mariquita Masterson.
Among the 30-plus conversationalists that kept the luncheon discussion lively at the various tables were Alley Theatre managing director Dean Gladden, artist Patrick Palmer, philanthropist Shrub Kempner, KTRK Ch. 13 news anchor Melanie Lawson and venerable diplomat Joanne King Herring.
Who: Liz Glanville, David Wuthrich, Patsy and Mike Andrews, Ginni Mithoff, Nancy Dinerstein, Kathi Rovere, Suzanne and Bucky Farrow, Sharon Michael Owens, Cherri Carbonara and Bruce Padilla.