Category Archives: Serendipity

“Okay, I’m enjoying my walk along False Creek Seawall, but this dance class looks like more fun!” – Labyrinth Pier – Vancouver

Vancouverites dancing inside their social circle bubbles atop the faded outline of one of several Labyrinths I painted to create “Labyrinth Pier Vancouver”. Will have to visit and repaint these Labyrinths once I can travel back to Vancity. View this post on Instagram Okay, I’m enjoying my walk along #falsecreekseawall, but this dance class looks […]

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Training Wheels – Labyrinth Pier – False Creek South – Vancouver

In Toronto, I paint Labyrinths on the surfaces of Wading Pools. Wading Pools sometimes become velodromes for Tricycles and Bicycles, as Parents or Grandparents teach their little ones how to ride a bike. In Vancouver, I painted Labyrinths onto a Pier overlooking Alder Bay. Here too on Labyrinth Pier, Little Ones learn to bike . […]

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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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“Papa, shhh 🤫. I’m playing Hide and Seek with the Canadian geese. Don’t give away my hiding place 😒😂” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Sir Casimir Gzowski Park Playground – Sunnyside – Toronto

View this post on Instagram Papa, shhh 🤫. I’m playing #hideandseek with the Canadian geese. Don’t give away my hiding place 😒😂 #earlgreyschnauzer #goodboy #wednesdaywisdom 🐾🐶🐕 ***************************************** #MiniatureSchnauzersofInstagram #pups #schnauzer #schnauzersofinstagram #puppi to #cutedogs #schnauzerofficial #MiniatureSchnauzers #dogstagram #puppiesofinstagram #puppy #schnauzersgram #puppygram #schnauzerpuppy #instadog #instapuppy #torontodogs #torontoschnauzers #minischnauzer #canadiankennelclub #schnauzerworld #シュナウザー A post shared by Earl […]

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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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Tall Grass – Vancouver Public Labyrinth – False Creek South – Habitat Island

The south east quadrant of the Vancouver Public Labyrinth dips just enough to allow rainwater to pool into puddle nurturing tall grass . . . You can still make out the path. It follows where the grass grew tall around the rocks and stones which outline the Labyrinth . . . Nature nurturing a Hedge […]

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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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“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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“Was this one yours ?” – Octagon Labyrinth – Wading Pool – Budapest Park – Sunnyside Beach – Toronto

YES ! https://t.co/wYvUEmOGKv Happy #WorldLabyrinthDay 2020 ! — HïMY SYeD 🍥 City of Labyrinths Project (@LabyrinthsDOTca) May 2, 2020 View this post on Instagram Sunnyside Beach (21) #toronto #sunnysidebeach #lakeontario #sircasimirgzowskipark #playground #maze #himysyed #labyrinth #spring #boardwalk #latergram A post shared by Randy McDonald (@randyfmcdonald) on May 1, 2020 at 8:26pm 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.