Category Archives: Serendipity

“Confused Pigeon” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Bellevue Square Park – Kensington Market – Downtown Toronto

” Wading pool maze/confused pigeon ”

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Prairie Drive Park / Warden Woods Labyrinth as glimpsed through eastbound TTC subway train window

Growing up in Toronto, one invariably will travel the subway system. For years, just east of the Victoria Park station, I would spot this wading pool in the park officially known as Prairie Drive Park but most people think of it as the south end of Warden Woods. I always thought of the many thousands […]

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Adrian & Dan from Clinton Street play Hacky Sack atop Christie Pits Park Labyrinth in Downtown Toronto

http://twitpic.com/6kaud – Adrian & Dan from Clinton Street play Hacky Sack atop Christie Pits Park Labyrinth in Downtown #Toronto — HïMY SYeD (@HiMYSYeD) June 3, 2009

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Pigeon Labyrinth – Gwendolyn MacEwen Park, Walmer Road Traffic Island

Most days, I short-cut through this little park, Gwendolyn MacEwen Park, in The Annex neighbourhood in downtown Toronto. People however, aren’t the only ones who enjoy the park…

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High Park Labyrinth – Hawk Hill

The Labyrinth Community Network is best known for their efforts in animating the green space in Trinity Square Park with The Toronto Public Labyrinth. The LCN is less known for their first success, The High Park Labyrinth. It was initiated in 2001 by Sylvia Senensky. Located in the secluded dip just north of Hawk Hill, […]

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“It only takes two facing mirrors to build a Labyrinth” – Jorge Luis Borges

T.V. Rots Your Brain – Elevator passing floors 3 5 7 I was in an elevator this past winter in one of the office towers which inhabit the concrete canyons of Toronto’s financial district. The panelling of the windows on each of the four sides (once the doors were closed) of the elevator were slightly […]

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Lands End Labyrinth — San Francisco

I spent a couple of days earlier this week in The City, San Francisco. Initially it was to honour the sixth anniversary of the Boxing Day Tsunami. I built a giant outline of a candle in luminaria, then as I did exactly five months ago on the one month anniversary of the Tsunami, I waited […]

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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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    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.