Carnegie Hall announced that world-renowned fashion designer Oscar de la Renta would receive the seventh Carnegie Hall Medal of Excellence. The legendary fashion designer received the award from Carnegie Hall’s Board of Trustees Chairman Sanford Weill at the gala benefit end April.

The award recognized Mr. de la Renta’s outstanding leadership in business and philanthropy. “As a beloved and dedicated trustee, Oscar has lent his creative talent to furthering Carnegie Hall’s mission since 1987. He is a true visionary who has made incomparable contributions to society and has altered countless lives around the world.” said Sanford Weill.

Presenting the Carnegie Hall tribute film honoring the renowned designer and a look at the extended work that has brought acclaim in the world of fashion.