The biggest events from around the Houses and beyond this week
From International Women’s Day in Stockholm and Hong Kong, to Pride with Cities without Houses in Sydney, here are all our top moments
Friday 17 March 2023 By Soho House
Our teams around the world continuously bring members a whole range of exciting events. Over the past week, we’ve celebrated International Women’s Day across Europe and Asia, and Pride in Sydney, to name a few. Check out our events highlights from the past week below, and don’t forget to check what’s coming up at your local House.
In Conversation: Pride SongHubs, Cities Without Houses Sydney
For World Pride, Cities Without Houses Sydney partnered with Pride SongHubs to host a panel for members and music industry friends with Troye Sivan, Los Angeles member Lucas Keller, Montaigne, Flowerkid and Mona Khoshoi. Pride SongHubs is a songwriting camp that partners Australian LGBTQIA+ songwriters, producers and artists with international hit makers to create new music over the course of five days.
Dinner with Dada Khanyisa, Cities Without Houses Cape Town
Last week’s dinner hosted by Cities Without Houses Cape Town explored the work of local artist Dada Khanyisa. Their work includes painting, sculpture and installation focusing on the contemporary Black experience. Members and guests dined at 21 Nettleton while celebrating the private preview of the artist's new works in collaboration with Stevenson gallery.
International Women’s Day at Soho House Stockholm
In celebration of International Women’s Day, our newly opened House in Stockholm partnered with Rock Angel to host a series of celebratory events. By day, Swedish CEO of agency bybabba, Aida Vrazalica, hosted a panel talk on building, growing and sustaining female community, with Fanna Ndow Norrby, Sofia Kacim and Lill Lindqvist. By night, scratch queen Eka Scratch hit the decks with a two-hour DJ set to close out our International Women’s Day festivities.
Flybrations After Dark with Pauli The PSM, Soho House Bangkok
Last weekend, Pauli The PSM, one of the ‘Top 100 Drummers in the World’, joined Bangkok members at the new House for a special DJ set. Known for his role as music director for Jamie xx, FKA twigs and Maggie Rogers, the creative multi-hyphenate got everyone dancing all night long.
International Women’s Day at Soho House Hong Kong
In Hong Kong, Soho House celebrated International Women’s Day with a Women in Fashion luncheon. As part of Powerhouse, an event series featuring women working across different industries, filmmaker and content creator Joyce Yung curated an inspiring group of women. Together, they shared their experiences of how to re-invent fashion businesses during times of change. Panelists included Susanna Soo, founder of S.Nine; Sarah Fung, founder of Hula; Lucie Petit, founder of HK Model Camp, and Ariane Zagury, founder of Rue Madame Fashion Group.
We also invited member and bartender Dr. Nic to take over our bar for the night in collaboration with women-owned brand Fukien Old Wine to create special International Women’s Day cocktails.