Saturday, October 4, 2014 / from sunset to sunrise
Nuit Blanche is as exciting as ever and all the city is preparing for the events. It is more centralized this year, so it would be easier to see more shows and performances. It would be an interesting and busy night for thousand of people for sure. So go out and have fun.
Here are our Picks:
PHIL ANDERSON, publisher:
GAP ECOLOGY (Still Lives with Cherry Pickers and Palm Trees), 2014 – David Brooks, New York
John Street & Queen Street West – outdoors.
Un/natural History: Drowning Captiva, 2014 – George Bolster – Cork, Ireland
320 Front Street West – indoors.
Melting Point, 2014 – LeuWebb Projects, Jeff Lee, Omar Khan
Fort York National Historic Site
100 Garrison Road (Best viewed from Fort York Boulevard, south of Fort York.) – outdoors.
Big Top Grand Stand, 2014 – SuttonBeresCuller, Seattle,
Clarence Square Park
Spadina Avenue & Clarence Square – outdoors.
EMESE KRUNÁK-HAJAGOS, publisher:
Icebreaker, 2013 – Diane Landry – Quebec City
18 York Street (Installation viewed from outside through windows) – both indoors and outdoors
Global Rainbow, 2009 – Yvette Mattern – New York / Berlin, USA / Germany
222 Spadina Avenue (South of Dundas Street West) – outdoors.
Project REACH – Student artists from the Toronto Catholic District School Board, Maria Tavares
81 St. Mary Street (Off of Bay Street, south of Bloor Street West. Accessible from St. Joseph Street, Queen’s Park, & St. Mary Street.) – outdoors.
The Arctic Circle, 2014 – Tonya Hart
222 Bremner Boulevard (At Lower Simcoe Street) – outdoors.
STEVE ROCKWELL, publisher:
The Red Carpet, 2013 – Apollonia Vanova
The Gladstone Hotel
1214 Queen Street West
ATLAS, 2014 – Siavash Vazirnezami
National Ballet School
400 Jarvis Street – both indoors and outdoors.
Safe Space, 2014 – Nicolas Sassoon, Sara Ludy – Santa Ana, The Analog Preservation Network, Vanessa Rieger, Akin Collective (Michael Vickers + Oliver Pauk), Mohammad Rezaei, Lisa Folkerson
1150 Queen Street West – both indoors and outdoors.
BRINAE BAIN, writer/photographer:
By Means of a Sigh (À portée de souffle), 2008 – Chloé Lefebvre and Jean Dubois – Montréal
215 Spadina Avenue (Parking lot south of Dark Horse Espresso Bar)
Walk among Worlds, 2013 – Máximo González – Mexico City
Ogden Junior Public School
33 Phoebe Street (East of Spadina Avenue)
AMAZE, 2014 – Marcos Zotes – Reykjavik, Iceland
302 Queen Street West (At Soho Street) – outdoors.
EUN BYUL JO, writer:
Shy Lights, 2014 – Urban Visuals, Nathan Whitford
Duncan Street & Queen Street West (South of Queen Street) – outdoors.
La main du rêve, 2013 – Pascal Grandmaison – Montréal
Art Gallery of Ontario – Jackman Hall
317 Dundas Street West (Enter from McCaul Street ONLY) – indoors.
JOSEPHINE MWANVUA, intern:
HOLOSCENES, 2014 – Early Morning Opera by Lars Jan
255 Bremner Boulevard (located in the park directly East of the Steam Whistle Brewing Company) – outdoors.
DAVID SARIC, writer/phtographer:
Silent Rise, 2012 – Glenda León – Havana
Campbell House Museum
160 Queen Street West (At University Avenue) – outdoors.
SIMON TERMINE, writer/phtographer:
NightSuite – lightsweetcrude
Live projection and sound installation
CN Tower – Ground Level
301 Front Street West (CN Tower base – plaza or rear) – outdoors.
Mixing Toronto, 2014 – Nomi Drury, Emily Kouri, Johnnyland, Spring Collective, Johnnyland, Participating Drawing Artists
Video Installation and Live Drawing
Sanderson Public Library windows
327 Bathurst Street (At Dundas Street West. Windows facing Bathurst.) – outdoors.
MADELEINE TILL, intern:
Kaleidoscopic, 2014 – David Squared
95 Fort York Blvd. – outdoors.
Open Mind, 2014 – Yoan Capote, Pinar del Rio, Cuba
95 Fort York Blvd. – outdoors.