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“Path to my ❤.” – Grange Park Labyrinth – Grange Park – Downtown Toronto

Reaching the centre of The Grange Park Labyrinth makes for a smilingly-filled summmertime childhood memory. View this post on Instagram A post shared by egkm88❤💜💙🤦🏻‍♀️👦🏻👧🏻👶🏻 (@egkm33)

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“Today the City of Toronto Removed Our Labyrinth… It always seems to show up, magically in the night, until The City destroys it again.” – Labyrinth – Grange Park – Downtown Toronto

“Today the City of Toronto removed our Labyrinth as “graffiti” while leaving the actual graffiti on the benches and park furniture alone. Every year they do this. This year, When this is my kid’s post-school calm down space, It’s particularly frustrating. Why can’t we have community art? Luckily I know it will come back next […]

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“Play it cool kids ” – Foot of Manitoba Street – Olympic Village – False Creek Seawall – Vancouver

This image captures a bit of everything. . . You can see the kids running the Labyrinth You get a taste of the scale and size of my Chalk Labyrinth You may make out Labyrinth spelled in different languages View this post on Instagram Play it cool kids #streetlife #urbanphotography #urbanphotos #kidsatplay #urbanshoot #vancouverisawesome #vancouverlife […]

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“Learning to walk . . . ” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Christie Pits Park – Toronto

Some years back in Toronto when I was RE-Painting my Labyrinth in the Wading Pool in the middle of Christie Pits Park, a father of two young boys was surprised to finally meet me. He had a seven year old and a four year old. His then four year old had learned to walk by […]

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“Help us to find the way to the mosque 🕌🌟” — My Ramadan Activity Book — HÜGGE — London, United Kingdom

Happily found one more instance of Labyrinths in Islam… 'My Ramadan Activity Book' now in UK 🇬🇧❤️ #huegge @huegge_dk #simpelandcreativewaytohavefun A post shared by Huegge_uk (@huegge_uk) on Jun 2, 2018 at 7:19am PDT This Ramadan Activity Book by including a maze ( yes yes yes I am anti-Maze person and pro-Labyrinth Person but put that […]

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“Ada yang Putra Putrinya baru pertama kali belajar puasa? . . Ajak si kecil menyelesaikan labirin ini saat menjelang berbuka ya moms.. 😉”

It’s Ramadan and this caught my attention… This image visually weaves together two of my parallel projects, this, The City of Labyrinths Project and my 30 Masjids in 30 Days of Ramadan project. Another stepping stone in my understanding of Labyrinths in Islam. Ada yang Putra Putrinya baru pertama kali belajar puasa? . . Ajak […]

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Splashing, Smiling – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Ed McCleverty Equal Access Playground – Toronto

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“Coasting on my bike” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Ed McCleverty Equal Access Playground – Toronto

Wading Pools in Toronto’s Public Parks are much more than simply small scale swimming pools for little ones. They can double as Labyrinths after I paint them. When a little older, kids on skateboards may go round and round and round my wading pool Labyrinths. One boarder told me how my Labyrinth lines help in […]

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“Napping at the park” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Earlscourt Park – Toronto

Naptime! On the Labyrinth I painted in Earlscourt Park’s wading pool . . . Hmmm. . . don’t know I ever thought to do that myself. Children teach me so much. View this post on Instagram Naping at the park A post shared by Scooter (@scooterlion) on Sep 17, 2016 at 4:28pm PDT

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Timelapse: Walking Out The Labyrinth – MacLean Park, Strathcona Neighbourhood – East Vancouver, BC

#labyrinth #2016 #timelapse #maze #summer #canada #kids #love A video posted by Jonathan Cruz (@jonathancruz) on Aug 18, 2016 at 8:07pm PDT This is really cool! A timelapse of two children, one, Miguel, stays in the centre while the other walks out from the centre of my Chalk Labyrinth in MacLean Park. I had re-chalked […]

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Re-Chalking The Labyrinth – MacLean Park, Strathcona Neighbourhood – East Vancouver, BC

Quite Surprised how well this One-Week-Old Chalk #Labyrinth in McLean Park remains walkable. | #EastVan #Labyrinths pic.twitter.com/ub2X4D02qW — HïMY SYeD (@LabyrinthsDOTca) August 17, 2016

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Confederation Park Playground Labyrinth – Burnaby, B.C.

Exploring East Vancouver, I walked far enough east along Hastings Avenue, passing Boundary Road and wound up in Burnaby. Exploring side streets introduced me to Confederation Park. It’s huge and Multi-Purpose. Found an empty spot of asphalt in the middle of a playground. Took my time with measurements and the result was a nice 11 […]

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Chalking, Walking The Labyrinth – MacLean Park, Strathcona Neighbourhood – East Vancouver, BC

Chalked an 11 Lane Labyrinth in MacLean Park in the Strathcona Neighbourhood of East Vancouver.

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NEW Labyrinth with a unique 80 turn design created in Wadsworth Park

This new Labyrinth in the Wading Pool in Wadsworth Park is a Hit with Children and Parents alike. It is my most complicated design to date, with at least 80 unique turns along the path from front entrance all the way to the centre.

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Children in Toronto’s East End can now enjoy city’s Newest Labyrinth inside Fairmount Park!

My most recent Labyrinth is now completed and ready for play, exploration, meditation, and fun! This time, it’s a new multi-colour Labyrinth painted on the surface of the wading pool in Fairmount Park in Toronto’s East End. This location fills a gap in my Project‘s aspiration to placemake one Labyrinth in each of Toronto’s 221+ […]

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    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.