“I’m Every Woman” music photography exhibit in Brooklyn this week
Seven music photographers are celebrating International Women's Day on Thursday (3/8) with a photo exhibition benefiting My Sister's Place, a domestic violence and human trafficking charity. Distortion Unplugged is hosting "I'm Every Woman" at Williamsburg's Marcy North on March 8, which focuses on women in music both behind and in front of the lens. Organized by longtime BrooklynVegan contributor Dana Distortion, "I'm Every Woman" will feature photos of PJ Harvey, Amy Winehouse, Dolores O'Riordan, Yoko Ono, Florence + The Machine, Grace Jones, Courtney Love and more by Dana, BV Photo Editor and Social Media Manager Amanda Hatfield, Jessica Lehrman, Piper Ferguson, Katarina Benzova, Jen Maler, and Silvia Saponaro.
RSVP here, and full details are below:
Celebrate International Women's Day March 8th with Photographs of Women, by Women, for the benefit of Women, at Marcy North in Williamsburg
VENUE: Marcy North, 198 N4th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211
DATE/TIME: March 8th, 6-10pm
To honor International Women's Day, Distortion Unplugged will be hosting the "I'm Every Woman" charity photography exhibition. This exhibit will feature photographs of the most famous women in music, taken by a group of acclaimed women photographers. Screaming Horses will be DJing along with special guests to be announced!
All the photography in the "I'm Every Woman" exhibit will be for sale, with all proceeds donated to My Sisters' Place in NY.
Donate over $100+ or purchase a print to be entered to win a Lomography Camera, Dr Jart's gift bag, and other prizes!!!
The following photographers will be featured in the exhibit (Featuring photos of Bjork, Amy Winehouse, Dolores O'Riordan, Yoko Ono, Florence and The Machine, Grace Jones, Courtney Love, and more!! Some prints will be signed by the artist.):
Come join us to celebrate International Women's Day with food, adult beverages, chair massage services, floral arrangements, and more, all donated by the generous sponsors listed below!
Event t-shirts will be available at the event, and also at DistortionUnplugged.com, starting March 1. Please note that 100% of the proceeds from photography and t-shirt sales will be donated to My Sisters' Place.
And please feel free to make a donation, even if you cannot attend the event. Any and all donations will be appreciated for this excellent cause!
"I'm Every Woman" photography printing donated by Ryan Speth Photography
Event Sponsors include:
CHAIR MASSAGE BY FELICIA & ANETA
FIRE CRACKER FLORAL DESIGN
TY KU SAKE
QUICK SYNC MUSIC
PRIVATE CHEF TAL LEP VOLNER
Artwork donated by CoLab Studio "Shtuyot" by Yael Ginosar and Sohie Cooke
PLEASE RSVP HERE FOR ENTRY (21+):
(Suggested donations will be posted at event)
INFO ON MY SISTERS' PLACE CHARITY:
Since 1976, My Sisters’ Place (MSP) has worked to end violence in intimate relationships and combat the effects of domestic violence and human trafficking on women, men, and children throughout Westchester County. MSP has evolved from a grassroots task force and drop-in center into a cutting edge leader and resource in the field of domestic violence advocacy, shelter and legal services and education and prevention. Based on the tenet of taking a holistic approach and addressing the root causes of family violence, MSP is continually expanding in order to effectively respond to the increasing and changing needs of individuals in crisis. MSP’s mission is to engage each member of society in our work to end domestic violence and human trafficking, so that all relationships can embrace the principles of respect, equality, and peacefulness.