The 2018 amFAR Gala was held on Wednesday evening in New York City at Cipriani Wall Street. amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, is an international non-profit that supports AIDS research, HIV prevention, advocacy, treatment education, and more. Kenneth Cole is the chairman of the board. The organization honored Director and Producer Lee Daniels. He was introduced by his longtime friend, Queen Latifah. Click through our gallery to see all the stars who came out for the event and their stylish red carpet looks! Which outfit is your favorite? Tell us in the comment section.

RED CARPET RUNDOWN: The 2018 amfAR Gala Brought An Explosion Of Sequins And Pretty Purples was originally published on hellobeautiful.com

1. TARAJI P. HENSON

TARAJI P. HENSON

Actor Taraji P. Henson arrives at the amFAR gala. Hair styled by Tym Wallace.

2. TARAJI P. HENSON

TARAJI P. HENSON

In David Koma Spring 2018 RTW dress and Jacob & Co. jewelry.

3. TARAJI P. HENSON

TARAJI P. HENSON

In David Koma Spring 208 RTW gown and Rene Caovilla shoes.

4. TARAJI P. HENSON (L) AND QUEEN LATIFAH

TARAJI P. HENSON (L) AND QUEEN LATIFAH

Actors Taraji P. Henson and Queen Latifah pose for a photo at the 2018 amFAR Gala.

5. QUEEN LATIFAH

QUEEN LATIFAH

Queen Latifah arrives in a black sequin gown with a sexy slit.

6. QUEEN LATIFAH AND LEE DANIELS

QUEEN LATIFAH AND LEE DANIELS

Queen Latifah (L) shares a laugh with Lee Daniels (R). Lee Daniels was honored at the event.

7. SERAYAH

SERAYAH

Empire actor Serayah shows off a braided hairstyle on the red carpet. She is wearing Chopard jewelry.

8. SERAYAH

SERAYAH

In Michael Kors gown and Jimmy Choo shoes.

9. JOAN SMALLS

JOAN SMALLS

In a Dolce & Gabbana suit.

10. JOAN SMALLS

JOAN SMALLS

Wearing a Dolce & Gabbana suit and Alexandre Birman shoes.

11. JUSTINE SKYE

JUSTINE SKYE

Justine Skye with her signature purple hair at the amFAR Gala.

12. JUSTINE SKYE

JUSTINE SKYE

In Vivienne Westwood.

13. LA LA ANTHONY

LA LA ANTHONY

Actor La La Anthony.

14. LA LA ANTHONY

LA LA ANTHONY

In Naeem Khan Resort 2018.

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