April 16, 2017 – Lady Participate 056
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Marie-Sophie Lockhart is a Brooklyn based Embroidery Artist and designer. Christian Dior, Stella McCartney, Barney's Japan as some of her clients, and she has created unique embroidery for Drake, Rihanna, Beyonce and Miley Cyrus. 

Name: Marie-Sophie Lockhart    //   Occupation: Embroiderer /artist /business women   //   Age: 33   //   City: Brooklyn    //   Astrological sign: Aquarius 

When you're not creating: i’m unhappy 

First gig: Marc Jacobs  

To cope with a long commute: Embroidery/books/music 

Currently watching: «  Le monde selon Tippi » documentary about this French little girl born in Namibia in the 90s who could speak and hang out w wild animals and lived amount tribes. reading: In Search of a Prophet: A Spiritual Journey with Kahlil Gibran listening to: Chances With Wolves Radio

Best work environment: anywhere with lots of lights and surrounded by nature 

Your personal masterpiece: the next project 

Current obsession: Lacroix 

Favorite interview you've done: for Majestic Disorder Magazine 

Recurring dream: always evolving learning growing 

Best thing you ever made: hand embroidered jacket for my husband 

Worst thing you ever made: probably my first embroideries 

What's next: Love family travels moving 

Ladies we should know: know yourself

Cardi B, Drake, and the Art of Sampling Lauryn HillThe New Yorker // Doreen St. Félix // April 11, 2018

Why America’s Black Mothers and Babies Are in a Life-or-Death CrisisNew York Times // Linda Villarosa // April 11, 2018

To Save Abortion Rights, We Have to Think Beyond RoeNew York Times // Lindy West // April 11, 2018

I Refuse to be Silenced – Women in the World // Asia Argento // April 11, 2018

7 Sex Workers on What It Means to Lose Backpage The Cut // Melissa Gira Grant // April 10, 2018

Restricting Abortion Access Is Class WarfareBroadly // Jex Blackmore // April 5, 2018
PEN World Voices Festival
April 16th – April 22nd

Monday, April 16th, 8:00pm

Laurie Anderson and Chelsea Manning on Art, Technology, and Activism
Jerome L. Greene Performance Space at WNYC: 44 Charlton Street, New York, NY

Tuesday, April 17th, 7:00pm
Us Too
Nuyorican Poets Cafe - Poetry: 236 E. 3rd Street, New York, NY

Wednesday, April 18th, 7:00pm
The M Word: No Country for Young Muslim Women
Jamaica Performing Arts Center: 153-10 Jamaica Ave, Jamaica, NY

Saturday, April 21st, 12:00pm
Take Back the Net: Fighting Online Hate
The Rose Auditorium, The Cooper Union: 41 Cooper Square, New York, NY

Saturday, April 21st, 2:30pm
Handmaid in America
Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 2:30PM
Rose Auditorium, The Cooper Union: 41 Cooper Square, New York, NY

Full schedule here
This weekend in Philly: 

Saturday, April 21st, 10:30am

Jean Shin: Collections - Breakfast & Tour with the Artist at PMA
Philadelphia Museum of Art: 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, PA

Saturday, April 21st, 1:00pm 
Meredith Sellers "Watermarks"
Black Oak House: 419 S 51st St, Philadelphia, PA

Saturday, April 21st & Sunday, April 22nd
Anaak and Floral Artist Ashley Powell Earth Day Pop-up
Vestige: 2041 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA

Sunday, April 22nd, 2:00pm
Merienda: Pinoy Potluck and Kuwentohan
Vox Populi: 319 N 11th St, Philadelphia, PA

Sunday, April 22nd, 4:00pm
Sister Support Meetup
The Colored Girls Museum: 4613 Newhall St, Philadelphia, PA
Monday, April 16th, 7:30pm
How Feminism Failed Reproductive Freedom
Women's Center for Creative Work: 2425 Glover Pl, Los Angeles, CA

Tuesday, April 17th, 7:00pm
Japanese Breakfast with Snail Mail
The Roxy Theatre: 9009 W Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA

Tuesday, April 17th, 9:00pm 
Angel Olsen (Solo)
El Rey: 5515 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

Wednesday, April 18th, 8:00pm
Cécile McLorin Salvant
Younes and Soraya Nazarian Center for the Performing Arts: 18111 Nordhoff St, Northridge, CA

Saturday, April 21st, 9:00pm
The World Stage presents *LADIES LOVE LAUGHTER*
World Stage Performance Gallery: 4321 Degnan Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA

Sunday, April 22nd, 11:00am
Kaela Kay Presents: Queens in Crowns L.A.
Kutula by Africana: 4438 W Slauson Ave, Los Angeles, CA
Project Proposal for Four-D Presents Issue 2: The Church Troy
For this issue, FOUR-D is drawing on the power of the specific site that they are fortunate enough to be invited to curate: The Church Troy. Each proposal must contain plans for a written component (write a poem, an essay, a prayer to/for your work), as well as a visual or performative one. 
Deadline May 5, 2018
More info here
Mercury 13 is a new documentary coming to Netflix on April 20th about the First American Women to Train for Space Travel. Check out the trailer above.
Here's your weekly power pantsuit!
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