Grace Bonney

February 15, 8:30am - 10:00am EST. Hosted at SVA Theatre

part of a series on Symmetry


About the speaker

Grace Bonney is the founder of Design*Sponge (a daily design blog founded in 2003) and Good Company, a biannual print magazine and weekly podcast. She has written two best-selling books, Design*Sponge at Home and In the Company of Women, and is working on a new project about intergenerational connections between women. Grace lives in the Hudson Valley with her wife, Julia, and their three pets. You can find her on Twitter and Instagram @designsponge.

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Additional details

We’re having a volunteer sign interpreter this month.

CreativeMornings/NewYork / Kate Bornstein

Reserved seats are available for anyone who is Deaf or hard of hearing. Email us to reserve a ticket.

About our interpreter: Canara Price volunteers in the deaf community as an interpreter for civil rights organizations, churches, and several schools and agencies. She is the founder and executive director of People’s Theatre, Inc., a non-profit organization exposing under privileged communities to the performing arts. She has produced and/or directed over 40 productions with this company. She is also an award winning producer and director as well as a member of Black Deaf Advocates, the SAG/AFTRA, National Association of Black Journalists, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and the National Council of Negro Women.

This month’s performer is Madeline Jaina

Image of Madeline Jaina

Madeline Jaina a singer-songwriter based in Brooklyn, NY. They graduated with their BFA in Performing Arts from The New School For Drama where they focused on audio studies and acting. They are the co-producer of a monthly drag and music event called “What Should I Call This?” Music has always been a source of freedom in Madeline’s life and they are currently working on recording their first EP titled “I Dress Like My Dad.” Check out their music before Friday.