What is the soul? One year ago I set out to create a score that would inform the creation of as much of my work as possible over the next couple of years. One year into it this "score," which has turned out to be more an evolution of questions than an actual score, has … Continue reading Is A Question Ever Too Big?
Creativity and art making really isn't magic. All it really is is asking a lot of questions, doing a lot of hard work, investigating, digging, making, throwing away, starting over, and plowing forward. As The Iteration Project jumpstarts itself again, we wanted to share a few things we've been mulling over the past several months … Continue reading Jumpstart Your Creativity: The TIP Manifesto
Ever need a little kick in the pants to get going with your creative practice? Want to build art making into your everyday life without the pressure of it being good? Want to increase your ability to think creatively? Then you're in the right place. Introducing our tailored prompt lists, developed by our founder, just … Continue reading Introducing Our New Creative Prompt Lists
Our Story When our founder, Harper Addison, left San Francisco to move back to the South she knew it was the right move for her. What she also knew is that it would take some work to stay connected to the dance community she had built in the Bay and in New York City and … Continue reading Meet Our Founder, Hear Our Story
We have a new, very exciting, challenge for you this month that we're calling the #TIPwreck. Remember when we did a collaborative video for BEACON: A Performance Series for St. Pete? Well, we've decided to do something similar and open up the "wrecking" process to the whole community. Here's the gist: From now through June … Continue reading June Challenge: #TIPwreck
After a year and a half of weekly prompts, a few fun projects, and several challenges, we’re so excited to announce the launch of two old ideas in a new form. We are now offering a monthly prompt list to interested members and also a new and improved TIP Partner Program. From your feedback and … Continue reading TIP Partner Program Launch
After 75 weeks of short, get-the-juices-flowing work, we thought it was time to dig a little deeper. This month we're challenge you to create a #bodyofwork. The idea is to spend the month creating based on a single thought or for one particular work you want to develop. Weekly prompts will still go out and you … Continue reading March Challenge: A Body Of Work
At the beginning of the year we announced some exciting news for 2018. Each month this year we're posing a new challenge or opportunity for TIP community members. January was the #15daychallenge of creating something for 15 consecutive days. This month? We're matching you with another artist outside of your community, giving your conversation a … Continue reading February Challenge: TIP Pen Pal Program
In the Fall of 2017 The Iteration Project community was commissioned by Helen Hansen French and Lauren Slone to be a part of BEACON: A Performance Series for St. Pete. To say we were excited about this would be an understatement. The project, which you can read about here, would involve the entire community in … Continue reading TIP + BEACON: The Final Film
Maybe you've been wondering who exactly Lauren Slone and Helen Hansen French are. Maybe you haven't but now that I've suggested it, you want to know. Slone and French are two incredible women who grew up in the same place, have travelled the world, continue to make work, dance, and be complete all-stars, and now produce … Continue reading Who Are Lauren Slone and Helen Hansen French?