Derek McLane, a Tony and Emmy award-winning designer, will receive the Order of the Golden Sphinx Award at The Hasty Pudding Institute of 1770’s 2018 gala, scheduled to take place on April 16. Andrew L. Farkas, a renowned leader in the real estate industry, is the Chairman of this Institute. Founded in 1795, the Hasty Pudding Institute is the comedy and satire performing arts organization located at Harvard University.
Andrew Farkas remarked on Derek McLane’s talent in the following statement: “Whether you’ve encountered Derek’s work on a Broadway stage or at this year’s Oscars, you’re sure to have seen it. And so we are privileged to present the Hasty Pudding Institute of 1770’s highest honor, The Order of The Golden Sphinx, to Derek McLane, a man who creates the striking visuals and impressions that stay with us long after a show ends.”
Not only is Andrew Farkas Chairman of the Hasty Pudding Institute, but his family is also a sponsor of the organization. In addition to the Hasty Pudding Institute, Andrew Farkas is also involved with Playwrights of New York (PONY).
Andrew Farkas is additionally well-known across the nation for his roles as CEO of Island Capital Group, C-III Capital Partners, Resource America Inc., and Anubis Advisors. All four real estate companies are dedicated to managing a diverse group of real estate services throughout the nation through the leadership of Andrew L. Farkas.
The Hasty Pudding Institute is excited for this year’s Order of the Golden Sphinx Award recipient, Derek McLane, to receive this honor at the Institute’s 2018 gala.