Tag Archives: Design

Gruen Effect: “For starters the sales kiosk should be at the entrance…”

Gruen Effect: “Ever notice how when you enter a large grocery store, Common items like bread & milk are right at the back, And the journey there is Labyrinthine? The layout is designed to confuse you, So you become lost, And end up impulse-buying items you don’t need.” https://t.co/OWeuvAp2Ky — HïMY SYeD 🍥 City of […]

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Measuring, Chalking, (Re)Painting, Walking – Grange Park Labyrinth – Grange Park – Downtown Toronto

Now that Toronto has lost its Grange Park “❤️” Heart Labyrinth, it is time for a new Grange Park Labyrinth… I wanted to get to (re)painting this earlier, but I waited until Eid Al-Adha, which was yesterday, Saturday, was observed so I wouldn’t be distracted with Religious matters on my mind while I would be […]

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“Today I went for a walk in my neighbourhood and ran into HiMY SYeD painting his newest Labyrinth…” – Wading Pool – Budapest Park – Sunnyside – Toronto

Today I went for a walk in my neighbourhood and ran into @LabyrinthsDOTca painting his newest labyrinth. I learned that this is a very rare evenly numbered (22 row) labyrinth design in Toronto's oldest wading pool. You never know what serendipity awaits in every stroll! pic.twitter.com/B1cFVl7FWO — Jess Brodeur (@jessicaannebro) October 20, 2019

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“Ivory Appliqué on pockets…” – Wading Pool Labyrinth – Christie Pits Park – Toronto

Standing atop the water pump in the Centre of the Christie Pits Wading Pool Labyrinth, appropriately sporting Labyrinthine Ivory Appliqué on pockets and the collar . . . View this post on Instagram Now in the shop! Short sleeve navy dress with front zipper and ivory appliqué on pockets and collar. Fits size medium / […]

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“Appreciating these contemplative gifts to Vancouver…thanks for the invitations and beauty!” – Chalk Labyrinth – Foot of Manitoba Street – Olympic Village

You’re welcome Eric! View this post on Instagram Appreciating these contemplative gifts to Vancouver…thanks for the invitations and beauty #labyrinths ! A post shared by Eric Rhys Miller (@ericrmiller) on Dec 5, 2018 at 10:09am PST

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‘Labyrinths by HiMY SYeD as seen on my morning run yesterday.’ – Foot of Manitoba Street – Olympic Village – Vancouver

Thank you for stopping by, snapping and sharing this pictures Frances! They convey well the scale of my Triple Chalk Labyrinth design… View this post on Instagram Labyrinths by @labyrinthsdotca as seen on my morning run yesterday. And by coincidence, as I post this I see that my friend @carolmatthews2486 is reading from and talking […]

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“I met HiMY while he was drawing his Labyrinth on the pavement in Olympic Village. Very meditative experience to walk in it. . .” – Foot of Manitoba Street – Vancouver

Wonderful meeting you Stephanie! Thank you for taking the time to walk and talk the Chalk Labyrinth. View this post on Instagram I met Himy while he was drawing his labyrinth on the pavement in Olympic village.Very meditative experience to walk in it. . . . #vancouver #vancity #bc #canada #citylife #photography #phonephotography #westcoast #art […]

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“Below Cambie Bridge, Crop Circle Art” – Spyglass Place Labyrinth – Vancouver

So I finally get around to investing time in repairing my Spyglass Place Labyrinth, and what happens not one full day after doing so? Someone else goes and changes it and spray paints a tag on the face of the stone in the centre of the Labyrinth. I hadn’t yet seen this image online and […]

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“Somebody made a Chartres-style Labyrinth just west of Olympic Village.” – Vancouver Public Labyrinth

Hmmm…. This is not a Chartres Design. Though labeling it as such is totally understandable. Most people have never encountered a Labyrinth. The few people who happen upon Labyrinths usually find the popular Chartres Style 11 or mini Chartres 7 Lane Labyrinth. Ergo, all Labyrinths look the same when you’ve only ever encountered the same […]

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How To Create Your Own 7 Lane Concentric Circle Labyrinth…

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“Overview of Labyrinth. A Julien Hughes Collection.”

Overview of #Labyrinth. A Julien Hughes Collections. #fashion #toronto #yyz #JulienHughes #designs #designer #JulienHughesDesigns #dress #eveningwear #gowns #pretty #art #collection #blackandwhite #style #fashionsketches A photo posted by Julien hughes (@julien.hughes) on Jan 28, 2016 at 1:36am PST “In a world filled with anxiety and mistrust, rage and hatred allow for a sheath of despair to […]

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Documentary Film about Mark Wallinger’s London Tube Labyrinths – Directed by Jared Schiller – Art on The Underground – 2014

“A film about Mark Wallinger‘s Labyrinth. Directed by Jared Schiller This 30 minute documentary explores the ideas behind Mark Wallinger’s major artwork commission for London Underground, From the influence of Harry Beck’s Tube map to the Guinness Book of Records’ Tube Challenge, Alongside personal responses to the artworks by travellers and Underground staff.” “2013 was […]

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LAB-KARE-NTH Labyrinth – Chinese Knotwork Labyrinth for Karen Sun

I want to make you a labyrinth. Okay. What kind of design would you like incorporated in it? I don’t know….hmmmm…let me think about it… I have always liked chinese knotwork, how ’bout that? Okay. It’ll do. Chinese knotwork labyrinth it is. What’cha gonna call it? How about “lab-karen-th”. Okay.

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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.