Tag Archives: Urban Acupuncture

“My day has come full circle with a New Labyrinth by HïMY SYeD created just for Pedestrian Sunday at Kensington Market!” – Norm Di Pasquale

Dang I missed Himy! Always an illuminating chat and Beautiful urban acupuncture. — Sean K (@seankillackey) July 31, 2022 Himy and I had such great conversations today; he’s a natural teacher! Definitely a pleasure to see Himy again. — Norm Di Pasquale (@normsworld) July 31, 2022 Amazing! — Sean K (@seankillackey) July 31, 2022

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“A pleasure to see HïMY SYeD at work on his Labyrinth today at St. Andrew’s Playground. HïMY has added some much needed ❤️ to the park; saw many children enjoying his Labyrinth. “Urban acupuncture” as he calls it!” – Norm Di Pasquale

“A pleasure to see HïMY SYeD at work on his Labyrinth today at St. Andrew’s Playground. HïMY has added some much needed ❤️ to the park; Saw many children enjoying his Labyrinth. “Urban Acupuncture” as he calls it!” – Norm Di Pasquale A pleasure to see @LabyrinthsDOTca at work on his labyrinth today at St. […]

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(Re)Painting Green 💚 Heart Labyrinth – Courage My Love – Kensington Avenue – Kensington Market – Downtown Toronto

I (Re)Painted the Labyrinth on Kensington Avenue immediate in front of Courage My Love vintage store. You can still see a fading ghost outline remnant of my previous Labyrinth painted in White underneath the fresh coat of Green. Previously, I painted it with the entrance to the Heart Labyrinth in front of Courage My Love, […]

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“COURAGE. BBQ SEASON IS OVER” – Heart Labyrinth – Courage My Love – Kensington Avenue – Kensington Market – Downtown Toronto

Dog Walking beside my Heart Labyrinth passing in front of Courage My Love in Kensington Market . . . View this post on Instagram A post shared by Adam Takacs (@adam.p.takacs)

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“💯” – Heart Labyrinth – Courage My Love – Kensington Avenue – Kensington Market – Downtown Toronto

From this side of Kensington Avenue looking towards Courage My Love, My Heart Labyrinth looks upside down. Next time I paint the Heart Labyrinth here, I’ll paint it right side up . . . View this post on Instagram Kensington Market Toronto💯 #kensingtonmarket #art #artpiece #artsculture #architectureporn #artporn #toronto #torontodowntown #outdoorartgallery #torontoliving #torontolife #yyz #the6ix […]

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“A Sunday in Kensington Market. So Many Colours.” – Labyrinths – Kensington Avenue – Downtown Toronto

View this post on Instagram A Sunday in Kensington Market. So many colours. #kensingtontoronto #kensingtonmarketto #Toronto #torontolife #colorful #heartoftoronto #416 #writerdirectorinspiration #kingofkensington #pedestriansunday #august2020 #torontostage3 A post shared by Melanie Berthelô (@melanieberthelo) on Aug 30, 2020 at 6:09pm PDT

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Heart Labyrinth – Courage My Love – Kensington Avenue – Kensington Market – Downtown Toronto

Heart Labyrinth I recently painted on Kensington Avenue in front of Courage My Love . . . View this post on Instagram #toronto #torontolife #torontoisawesome #the6ix #summertime #skyline #composition #agameoftones #dop #dp #directorofphotography #filmlife #agameoftones #3dlutcreator A post shared by Victor "Kaktuzprod" Man (@kaktuzprod) on Aug 25, 2020 at 2:49pm PDT

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“😏Those curves❤️” – Labyrinths – Kensington Avenue – Kensington Market – Downtown Toronto

Two of the three Street Labyrinths I painted today on Kensington Avenue in Kensington Market in Downtown Toronto . . . View this post on Instagram 😏Those curves❤️ #toronto #kensingtonmarkettoronto #kensingtonmarket #ontario #buick #vintagecars #classicbuick #ontario #canada A post shared by Brett Henderson (@brettahenderson) on Aug 15, 2020 at 6:58pm PDT

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“Ford Thunderbird” – Labyrinth – Kensington Avenue – Kensington Market – Downtown Toronto

There are no Pedestrian Sundays Kensington Market this Pandemic Year, Yet there is still one of my Painted Street Labyrinths from last year. And for a second time in one week, A Classic Car has parked upon it . . . Ford Thunderbird. View this post on Instagram #wandering around #kensingtonmarket #discovered #awesome #thunderbird #classiccar […]

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“1973 Dodge Charger SE” – Labyrinth – Kensington Avenue – Kensington Market – Downtown Toronto

1973 Dodge Charger SE atop my still visible year-old Street Labyrinth painted on Kensington Avenue during a previous Pedestrian Sunday in Kensington Market . . . View this post on Instagram 🐝 . . . Tried to Google what kind of car is that. No luck (it looks similar to Mercury Cougar 🤔 Idk). I […]

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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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“Life’s a Labyrinth. Distancing Games” – Christie Street Traffic Island Labyrinth – Toronto

Was waiting for temperatures to warm up before refreshing my Labyrinth opposite Christie Subway Station. Now waiting until it’s prudent to stop social isolating to head out with paint and brush. Still, happy to see someone walking the Labyrinth in midst of the pandemic . . . View this post on Instagram #Life’s a #labyrinth. […]

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“Street Love | Unconventional Urban Beauty” – Labyrinth – Kensington Avenue – Kensington Market – Downtown Toronto

View this post on Instagram Street Love | Unconventional Urban Beauty | Alley Roots | °°°°°°°°° Tag #alleyroots to be featured °°°°°°°°°° #kensingtonmarket #kensingtonmarkettoronto #spadina #torontograffiti #toronto_insta #love #loveme #loveislove #graffitiart #graffiti_art #toronto #streetsoftoronto #streetstyle #urbanphotography #torontolove A post shared by Alley Roots (@alleyroots) on Oct 1, 2019 at 6:06am PDT

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“✈️🗼🌊⚾️” – Grange Park Labyrinth – Downtown Toronto

My Blue Labyrinth is still there! Yay! My previous Labyrinth was removed in late April. I expect this too to be removed by The City at some point, yet hopeful I am wrong. Until then, it will remain a memory opportunity for visitors to Toronto . . .

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“Is every Public Space a Work in Progress?” – Grange Park Labyrinth – Downtown Toronto

Yes. — John Lorinc (@JohnLorinc) July 28, 2019 Cities aren’t just about great visions, but great transformation. Forever a work in progress, and that’s the beauty of it. — Euna (@EunaWong) July 28, 2019

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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.