Category Archives: Giant Outstallation Art

“Public Art – Colour Their World – Wading Pool Murals Aim To Inspire Wee Ones” – By Tatum Dooley – Spacing Magazine, Summer 2017, Page 17

‘…The idea that murals add a colourful element that enhances parks was echoed by artist HiMY SYeD: “Wading pools are only used for their intentional purpose a few hours out of the year.”‘ ‘The Labyrinths that HiMY has painted on wading pools scattered throughout Toronto add an element of play for children whether there is […]

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My Giant Canada150+ Chalk Labyrinth in shape of a Maple Leaf… – Jack Poole Plaza – Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory

On this Canada Day 2017, I found my way to Jack Poole Plaza in Downtown Vancouver and the big empty space of interlocking bricks immediately north of the Olympic Cauldron which was lit up to mark Canada150. I chalked out a Giant Maple Leaf which contained a Labyrinth. It was enjoyed almost immediately by many. […]

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“Labyrinth of Light” – Secret Lantern Society – 23rd Annual Winter Solstice Lantern Festival – Vancouver

Merrie Yule to all. We've passed the Longest Night; time to let go and welcome the Light! Vancouver Labyrinth from @SecretLantern pic.twitter.com/OoMfGPG35F — Alice Dubiel (@odaraia) December 23, 2016 Merrie Yule to all. We've passed the Longest Night; time to let go and welcome the Light! Vancouver Labyrinth from @SecretLantern pic.twitter.com/OoMfGPG35F — Alice Dubiel (@odaraia) […]

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Chinatown Festival 2016 Labyrinth – Vancouver, B.C.

Claimed empty spot of road by Kids area of #ChinatownFest in #Vancouver Chalked a 5 Lane #Labyrinth.#VanChinatown pic.twitter.com/ELVajY2f7A — HïMY SYeD (@LabyrinthsDOTca) August 13, 2016 Vancouver’s Chinatown Festival takes over a number of streets in the city’s Downtown East Side each summer. It’s a full weekend of programming, and I spent the early part of […]

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The Koinobori Labyrinth, Oppenheimer Park – Powell Street Festival – Old JapanTown, East Vancouver, B.C.

The “Koinoburi” Labyrinth… Attendees of Powell Street Festival were invited to contribute artwork via painting or markering an oversized Fish “Scale”. Each “Scale” was then placed upon “The Koinoburi“, a Giant Outstallation Artwork placed in Oppenheimer Park as part of this year’s Powell Street Festival.

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Medicine Wheel / Circle of Life Labyrinth Now in Progress… On Traditional First Nations Territory

Medicine Wheel / Circle of Life #Labyrinth Now in Progress… On Traditional #FirstNations Territory#Labyrinths pic.twitter.com/asFvRfwmNd — HïMY SYeD (@LabyrinthsDOTca) June 1, 2016 Labyrinth Maker Steve Purificati is working on finishing this four colour Labyrinth in Wells Hills Park, on St. Clair Ave West in Midtown Toronto.

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“So much love in the street today <3" – Heart Labyrinth – Augusta Avenue – Pedestrian Sundays – Kensington Market – Toronto

I was kind of pissed off that after all my work in creating this Labyrinth, this lady and comes and chalks her commercial website’s URL right in the centre of the Heart… It gave an impression that she or her website created or sponsored this Heart Labyrinth on Augusta Avenue. Aw well. So much love […]

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“Love street party” – Heart Labyrinth – Augusta Avenue – Pedestrian Sundays – Kensington Market – Toronto

Love street party #streetparty #music A post shared by Festival City TO > Toronto 🔷🔶✨ (@festivalcityto) on May 29, 2016 at 3:05pm PDT

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“X” in the Centre Square…? Final Artwork being added into Christie Pits Labyrinth this evening…

"X" in the Centre Square…? Final Artwork being added into #ChristiePits Labyrinth this evening… | #Labyrinths.ca pic.twitter.com/rsjtdtypG7 — HïMY SYeD (@LabyrinthsDOTca) May 11, 2016

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“Art Installation at Toronto City Hall. Labyrinth of the faces of Torontonians. Go Jays!” – Lyla Miklos

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“I found this labyrinth in Toronto shows you can get art anywhere!” – Gorgeous Gorse Hill (@gorse_hill)

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“PEDESTRIAN SUNDAYS! Come and get ur’ Sandwich” – Banh Mi Bar/Pho Bar – Kensington Market – Toronto

Banh Mi Bar/Pho Bar saw me painting Labyrinths in Kensington Market. They offered me Lunch in exchange for painting a Labyrinth on their patio… And yes, it was tasty! PEDESTRIAN SUNDAYS! Come and get ur' Sandwich #banhmi #pork #chickensatay #healthy #summer #porkpate #banhmibar kensingtonmarket #vietnamesefood #banhmibar #torontoeat A post shared by Banh Mi Bar/Pho Bar […]

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“TORONTO #HostCity2015 AND also a City of #Labyrinths. Giant Postcard Collaborative Collage inside City Hall Rotunda”

During Toronto 2015 PanAm/ParaPanAm Games, a Giant Postcard Collaborative Art Project is happening inside the Rotunda of Toronto City Hall. People can choose from colour co-ordinated postcards, write a message, then post their card in the same colour on the Giant TORONTO Canvas. Fun Stuff!

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Jack O’Lantern Labyrinth, Sorauren Park Pumpkin Parade

Jack o’Lantern Labyrinth Sorauren Park Pumpkin Parade, the morning after

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The Species of The Humber Watershed Playground Labyrinth

Recently, while exploring the photo sharing site Flickr, I stumbled upon a West Toronto labyrinth I never knew existed! Having learned it was within biking distance, I cycled over on Thanksgiving Sunday for a visit and a walk.

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