TIP + BEACON: A Community-Wide Project

About the TIP + BEACON Collaboration If you weren’t with us for Iteration 17 or are not familiar with BEACON, it’s an annual performance series co-produced by Helen Hansen French and Lauren Slone in partnership with The Palladium theater in St. Petersburg, Florida. As Slone says, "Helen and I created BEACON with the idea that St. Petersburg (our …

Stupid Artist Jargon, Part 1: The Creative Prompt

The professional art world can be elitist. Or so it seems. The average person doesn't regularly bathe in the jargon of the art world or take a deconstructive approach to post-modern conceptual kinaesthetic land art. Thinking about this very thing--not land art, but jargon--I realized that I have been using terms in The Iteration Project's …