Category Archives: Serendipity

“Enjoying the Street Performer at Kensington Market” – Labyrinth – Toronto

Street Performers often use my Painted Labyrinths as public stages for their shows… View this post on Instagram Enjoying the #StreetPerformer at #KensingtonMarketTO #myvividlife A post shared by Shayne Traviss (@shaynetraviss) on Sep 28, 2014 at 11:36am PDT

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“Fire Show…” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Bellevue Square Park – Kensington Market – Toronto

View this post on Instagram Fire show(practice?) at Kensington Bellevue Square Park #fire #show #streetperformance #park #burn #cool A post shared by PUS(takayoshi.u) (@takayoshi.uk) on Aug 26, 2014 at 11:39pm PDT

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“Met Rasta Man here” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Bellevue Square Park – Kensington Market – Toronto

Flames above The Labyrinth . . . View this post on Instagram met rasta man here A post shared by keishiro (@spk46) on Jul 22, 2014 at 9:15pm PDT

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“Perhaps Toronto’s least thought out Labyrinth location. We’ve come a long way.” – Shawn Micallef

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“Bad Breath” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Bellevue Square Park – Kensington Market – Toronto

Fire-Breathing Labyrinth Walking . . . Do NOT try this at home ! View this post on Instagram #lastnight #badbreath #fire #toronto A post shared by Jordan (@jordcurious) on Jun 4, 2014 at 5:22am PDT

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“We got to see a lot of VERY fantastic fire performers freestlying in the park. It was amazing!” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Bellevue Square Park – Kensington Market – Toronto

Fire Dancing in The Labyrinth ! View this post on Instagram A post shared by Μελίσσα (@stellrmel) on Jun 3, 2014 at 9:23pm PDT

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“CN Tower from Kensington Market” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Bellevue Square Park – Toronto

The surface of this wading pool in Bellevue Square Park has reached its end of life. No matter how many times I repaint my Labyrinth, no combination of colours can overcome the shortcomings of the canvas. Labyrinth remains walkable, yet doing so isn’t as much fun as when I first painted it . . . […]

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“Finally….Some Summer Colour. ” – Trinity-Bellwoods Park Labyrinth Walk – Downtown Toronto

There are five multi-coloured Classic Labyrinths I first painted on Easter Sunday 2009 along the pathway beside the ice hockey rink in the north-east corner of Trinity-Bellwoods Park, Toronto. The five Labyrinths are 3, 7, 3, 11 and 3 Lanes respectively. Together, They comprise what I call The “Trinity-Bellwoods Park Labyrinth Walk”. This is the […]

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“Heavyweights Brass Band at PSKensington Halloween / Honouring our Ancestors edition earlier today…” – Pedestrian Sunday – Kensington Market – Toronto

The Heavyweights Brass Band performing atop the Labyrinth I painted on Kensington Avenue just south of Fitzroy Terrace during the Hallowe’en edition of Pedestrian Sunday in Kensington Market, Toronto. . . View this post on Instagram #HeavyweightsBrassBand @heavyweightsbb @ #PSKensington #Halloween / Honouring our #Ancestors edition earlier today #latergram #toronto #nofilter #torontoabovegroundunderground #october #umanotaculture #umanota […]

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Grange Park: “Toronto Labyrinth being repainted by a lovely person” – The Blue Brick

#TorontoLabyrinth being repainted by a lovely person A photo posted by The Blue Brick (@thebluebrickish) on Oct 12, 2013 at 8:39am PDT

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“This guy put a lot of Kerosene in his mouth. #Hot😘🔥💨” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Bellevue Square Park – Kensington Market – Toronto

Fire Breathing ! Literally in The Labyrinth ! View this post on Instagram This guy put a lot of carosene in his mouth. #hot 😘🔥💨 A post shared by Dwayne Evens (@dwayneevens) on Aug 12, 2013 at 10:10pm PDT

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“Gal gracefully falling off her skateboard.” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Bellevue Square Park – Kensington Market – Toronto

Whoops ! Skateboarders have told me the Labyrinth’s lines I paint help them with situation awareness when boarding round and round the Wading Pool . . . View this post on Instagram Scary gal gracefully falling off her #skateboard. #kensingtonmarket #toronto #canada A post shared by Ghazaleh • غزاله (@ghazaraza) on Jul 30, 2013 at […]

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“Cooool” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Bellevue Square Park – Kensington Market – Toronto

Fire! Poi! View this post on Instagram A post shared by @tnicoleholland on Jun 25, 2013 at 7:53pm PDT

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“Toronto councillors should approve new island park hedge maze” – Editorial – Toronto Star

“Toronto councillors should approve new island park hedge maze” Editorial – Toronto Star Thursday June 20 2013 “There’s no reason for city councillors to hedge their bets in considering a new shrubbery maze proposed for Toronto Island Park. It won’t cost the city anything to build thanks to the intervention of William Meany, An entrepreneur […]

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“Hare Krishna, y’all.” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Bellevue Square Park – Kensington Market – Toronto

Many Religions make use of Labyrinths . . . View this post on Instagram Hare Krishna, y'all. A post shared by b j ö r n | n i k o l a ï (@bjornnikolai) on Oct 4, 2012 at 12:28pm PDT

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  • Land Acknowledgements

    Traditional: recognizes lands traditionally used and/or occupied by the People or First Nations in parts of the country.

    Ancestral: recognizes land that is handed down from generation to generation.

    Unceded: refers to land that was not turned over to the Crown (government) by a treaty or other agreement.

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  • Metro Vancouver

    Labyrinths are made on the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the Coast Salish peoples –

    Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish),

    Stó:lō and

    Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh)

    and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations.

    Labyrinths are made in traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of

    the Kwantlen,

    the Katzie,

    the Semiahmoo

    and Tsawwassen First Nations.