An ARTcetera preview, and Cameron Diaz gets a manicure

AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts president Rebecca Haag, MassArt president Dawn Barrett, Peabody Essex Museum curator Trevor Smith, and MassArt curator Lisa Tung were among the 200 people at a preview party on Tuesday night for AIDS
Action’s upcoming biennial art auction, ARTcetera. The big night will be held Oct. 5 at the Park Plaza Castle. . . . Red Sox pitcher Jake Peavy was spotted at Stephanie’s on Newbury Street on Wednesday. . . . Cameron
, who’s in town to film the comedy “Sex Tape” with Jason Segel, got some help this week from manicurist Galina Frishman, who works at ID Salon in Wellesley. Frishman also helped
Jennifer Lawrence
and Sandra Bullock when they had movies filming
in town.

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