Liz Lerman’s Critical Response Process is a widely-recognized method that nurtures the development of artistic works-in-progress through a four-step, facilitated dialogue between artists, peers, and audiences. In use for over 20 years, the Process has been embraced by artmakers, educators, and administrators at theater companies, dance departments, orchestras, museums and . . . Read more
The chaordic path is the path that walks between chaos and order. Too much chaos results in wasted energy and little progress. Too much order can stifle creativity and a nimble responsiveness to dynamic situations or opportunities. When we don’t know or are not sure where we are going, or . . . Read more
CreateAthons are 24-hour, pro bono marathons held by local marketing, advertising and public relations groups with the purpose of providing pro bono marketing services for local nonprofits, overnight.
A three people online meeting to share a drink and chat. Can be used on any large social platform/online community. Pick two people whom you don’t know there and whom you find interesting.Use the platform to publicly call them out and invite them to a virtual coffee using the platform . . . Read more
Soundpainting is the live composition using a sign language for musicians, dancers, actors, poets, and visual artists. At present, the Soundpainting language comprises more than 1200 gestures that are signed by the composer/director, known as the Soundpainter, indicating the type of material desired of the performers. Direction of the composition . . . Read more
PARK(ing) Day is an annual worldwide event where artists, designers and citizens transform metered parking spots into temporary public parks. The mission of PARK(ing) Day is to call attention to the need for more urban open space, to generate critical debate around how public space is created and allocated, and . . . Read more
interactive training sessions for creating and using learn patterns. Although using the name hackathon, the event is loosely inspired by the hackathon format, with a 90 min online work session using Google Hangout and etherpad to collaborate.
CoCreate is a movement of citizens and change agents who aspire for everybody to be empowered to take act – to cocreate the visions they have a passion for. The festival is a day to experiment, create, discover and play to make a better world. the event offers a space . . . Read more