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“S” is for Sunnyside – Octagon Labyrinth – Budapest Park – Sunnyside Boardwalk – Toronto

I biked to Budapest Park yesterday, Saturday to survey my Octagon Labyrinth. Many fading Pink lines needed repainting. I returned today, Sunday, and began re-painting the Pink with a luminescent colour of light Lavender. I painted ” SUNNYSiDE ” and outlined ” BUDAPEST park ” in the Lavender/White. Got tired shortly after Sunset and headed […]

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Grass Cut – Vancouver Public Labyrinth – False Creek Seawall – Habitat Island – Olympic Village

During the Pandemic, Many have been waiting for Barber Shops and Hair Salons to re-open. People need haircuts. Likewise, The Vancouver Public Labyrinth has been in need of a Grass Cut. Today was that day . . . View this post on Instagram #Labyrinth by #Seawalk at #FalseCreekSouth at #OlympicVillageVancouverBC A post shared by James […]

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“Truly a stunning 🌅” – Drone Photo – Habitat Island – Vancouver Public Labyrinth

This drone image of Habitat Island captured by Vancitypixels was inspired by Jeremy Lee’s Drone Image of the same. Like Jeremy’s drone photograph of Habitat Island in False Creek, This image incidentally also includes TWO of my Labyrinths ! First one, Vancouver Public Labyrinth, is easily visible and shown here. The second one is barely […]

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“Mazes & Labyrinths: The Search For The Center” – Documentary Film by Scott Campbell – PBS – 1996

“The Search for the Center explores the history and cultural significance of Mazes and Labyrinths around the world throughout time. Examples range from 5000 BC and Greek mythology to current day religious and ceremonial uses in various cultures.”

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“We Here Alhumdulillah” – Vancouver Public Labyrinth – False Creek Seawall – Olympic Village

It’s that time of year when the grass grows tall and the rocks outlining the design are almost hidden from view, yet the Path of The Labyrinth remains well worn, and The Centre is visible. My Friend and Brother in Islam, Jeremy, on this Friday, Direct Messaged this photograph of him standing inside The Centre […]

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[Vancouver’s Oasis] – Drone Photo – Habitat Island – Vancouver Public Labyrinth

To my knowledge, this is the first aerial drone image of my Vancouver Public Labyrinth. Grateful to Jeremy Lee in Vancouver for sharing his drone image on Instagram. His intention was to capture Habitat Island, My Stone Labyrinth being in view was a bonus. I rotated the Instagram image 90 degrees to reflect a true […]

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“The last dance.” – Drone Photo – Labyrinth – David Crombie Park – St. Lawrence Neighbourhood – Old Town Toronto

Drone Photograph of David Crombie Park’s Basketball court. Immediately north of the Basketball court, You can see my Green & Blue colour painted Labyrinth in the top of the image. I’m surprised with how visible it is ! View this post on Instagram The last dance. A post shared by Neil Ta (@neiltacreates) on May […]

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Labyrinths in Islam – Traffic Island Labyrinth – Masjid Qiblatain – Madinah, Saudi Arabia – Tuesday May 31 2011

Today is Day 26 of Ramadan 2020. This video is from my journey to Madinah, Saudi Arabia in May/June of 2011. I was walking from my youth hostel to visit Masjid Qiblatain. Masjid Qiblatain is known for having two Mihrabs, or Prayer Niches. Originally, Muslims had faced north west from Madinah towards Masjid Al Aqsa […]

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“Pandemic Outdoor Haircut” – Christie Street Traffic Island Labyrinth – Toronto

View this post on Instagram #pandemic #bike #ride #outdoor #haircut #longest #line #ever #magnolia #tree #flower #fiestafarms #christiepits #christie #subway #maze A post shared by Snuggle Bunny (@feelslikekittens) on May 17, 2020 at 11:10am PDT

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“First look at how ActiveTO will roll out” – Cycle Toronto

View this post on Instagram The first #ActiveTO locations were announced today, but will they help you? Link in profile. . . . #walkTO #Toronto #kensington #kensingtonmarket #kensingtonmarkettoronto #cycling #walking #coronavirus #covid_19 #covid19 #covid #thesix #tdot #the6 #recovery #peaceful #climateemergency #topoli #onpoli #coronaviruscanada #bikeTO A post shared by Cycle Toronto (@cycletoronto) on May 14, 2020 […]

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“Kodak Colorplus 200 | Olympus XA” – Labyrinth – Wading Pool – Randy Padmore Park – Downtown Toronto

This photographer also shared a black and white image of this Labyrinth I painted in Randy Padmore Park . . . View this post on Instagram Toronto, ON 2020 Kodak Colorplus 200 | Olympus XA #gallery44 #downtowncamera #filmwave #filmcommunity #buyfilmnotmegapixels #keepfilmalive #filmisnotdead #filmisalive #filmphotography #35mmfilm #35mm #urbanexploration #makemeseemag #nograinnoglory #staybrokeshootfilm #olympusxa #architecturephotography #archdaily #deathb4digital #kodak […]

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“Took a long walk…with a Loop around the Sunnyside Bathing Pavillion. Found a Labyrinth.” – Octagon Labyrinth – Sunnyside Boardwalk – Toronto

View this post on Instagram Took a long walk to McDonalds for #McHappyDay with a loop around the sunnyside bathing pavillion. Found a labyrinth. A post shared by LisaLmrx (@llamaroo67) on May 6, 2020 at 1:04pm PDT

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“My lunch digs. ☀️” – Labyrinth Pier – False Creek Seawall – Vancouver

The paint has faded on the White Pass-Through Labyrinth on Labyrinth Pier Vancouver. With the Pandemic, I don’t know when I will return to Vancouver to repaint all the Labyrinths that comprise Labyrinth Pier Vancouver. Yet, Hopefully enough of this Labyrinth outline remains for it to still be walkable . . . View this post […]

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“Nomi and I mapped Earlscourt Park 🌳… This has made our daily adventure time a little more adventurous.” – Labyrinth – Earlscourt Park – Toronto

Hand drawn map of Earlscourt Park in Toronto. This map includes the 16 Lane Labyrinth Steve and I painted there in the Wading Pool during Spring 2016. Surprised and Grateful to see it mapped this way. Yay ! Reminds me of my friend Marlena Zuber‘s famous maps of Toronto It’s overdue that I get around […]

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“…I saw this wading pool maze and it made my day.” – Octagon Labyrinth – Sunnyside Boardwalk – Budapest Park – Toronto

That’s very cool. I went for a walk this morning before the mist and chill settled on the city. — Jenny Lee Shee (@jennyleeshee) May 2, 2020 Grateful for this photograph. It shows me two of the Pink lines are already peeling away, revealing the underlying painted Black design outline. InshAllah, I should be able […]

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