You Were Here’ is a new interactive light installation in Toronto’s Riverside neighbourhood that uses motion tracking to animate the hundreds of butterflies lit with LED lights by artist Meghan Cheng. This interactive public art can be found by passers-by at Korman & Co in #RiversideTO, 721 Queen E, just steps east of Broadview Ave.
We’re excited to thank Percy Ellis, one of our Welcome (Back) to Main Street sidewalk art project Community Supporters! Percy is a real estate and investment development team which is involved in supporting community. Check out some of the amazing art and get to know them better!
As part of the ‘Riverside BIA: 40 Years, 40 Stories’ series, we put a spotlight on the serendipitous story of the Riverside Pollinator Mural by artist Nick Sweetman at 777 Queen Street East.
As part of our ‘Riverside 40 Years, 40 Stories’ series, we’re sharing the story of Riverside’s first mural, simply named ‘Welcome to Riverside’. This story (#21) showcases Riverside’s pride and its passionate community spirit. Read on!
Riverside BIA (Queen St East) and Queen Street West BIA have teamed up to create three virtual walks highlighting local restaurants, public art, and historical elements of these two beloved Toronto neighbourhoods. Officially launching on May 7th, the weekend of Jane’s Walk Toronto 2021, inspiration is drawn from urbanist and philanthropist Jane Jacobs.