A new website run by Creative Pinellas that blends journalism and marketing, Articulate offers tourists and art lovers in St. Pete, Clearwater, Dunedin, Tarpon Springs and other Pinellas County nooks and crannies a resource for arts news and views. Penned by local artists and arts aficionados across genres (music, theater, visual and literary arts), the site’s blogs offer an insider’s perspective on what’s hip and happening now. articulatesuncoast.com.
Gordon has recruited seasoned writers Gina Vivinetto, once pop music critic for the Tampa Bay Times, and Scott Harrell, a regular contributor to CL. (Harrell will write about music for Articulate, while Vivinetto’s beat will center on literary arts.)
Artists including poet David William Durney and experimental musician David Manson will offer first-hand insight into their respective genres. Other bloggers include Marysia Lopez and Danny Olda (visual art), Alexis Quinn Chamberlain (fashion), Tony Armer (film), Laura Kepner (writing) and Katie Mulford (theater). They will blog across genres according to their interests.
Watch: They're everywhere, so of course they're here. T. Hampton Dohrman talks about his Best of the Bay-winning microgrants program and arts website, Articulate, edited by Mitzi Gordon. We forgot to ask him where his socks went. Interview w. CL's David Warner recorded during the BOTB awards reception Sept. 19 at Creative Loafing.