The Scarborough Sign 2019


Posted on April 8th, by scararts in Featured, Recent News. 2 comments

The Scarborough Sign at Guild Park and Gardens

ABOUT

The Scarborough Sign is a mobile public art installation that showcases and brings together Scarborough’s many artistic communities and neighbourhoods.

From May to December 2019, a large-scale SCARBOROUGH sign (36’ wide x 5’ tall) will travel to seven locations and will be displayed at major cultural Scarborough events throughout the summer/fall. Travel with The Scarborough Sign and experience all that Scarborough has to offer!

SCHEDULE

May 25 to 26
June 1 to July 4
July 5 to 7
July 8 to August 4
August 26 to October 6
Oct. 6 to November 14      Nov. 15 to Dec.4 December 5

Fool’s Paradise (for Doors Open Toronto)
Agincourt Mall 
Wexford (for Taste of Lawrence)
Guild Park and Gardens
University of Toronto Scarborough
Scarborough Southwest (Location TBA)                                          Centennial College                                                                                 
Agincourt Mall 

DATES + LOCATIONS

Agincourt Mall Exterior

Agincourt Mall

3850 Sheppard Ave E. (Kennedy Rd and Sheppard Ave E)
EXHIBITION DATES: December 5

The Scarborough Sign visits Agincourt Mall December 5.

Centennial College - Progress Campus

 941 Progress Avenue 
EXHIBITION DATES: November 15 to December 4

Animate The Scarborough Sign at the Centennial College Progress Campus! Explore what the campus has to offer December 1 for Centennial’s Fall Open House and December 3 for Giving Tuesday. Join us in writing a personal message to Scarborough on The Scarborough Sign.  

Scarborough Southwest

 93 Birchmount Road
EXHIBITION DATES: October 6 to November 14

Join us for the official unveiling of The Scarborough Sign in Ward 20 with Councillor Gary Crawford and friends. The event is held on October 6 from 11 AM – 12 PM. Leave your creative mark by animating The Scarborough Sign with personal messages about Scarborough’s past, present, and future.

Guild Park and Gardens

PAST EVENT

Guild Park and Gardens

201 Guildwood Parkway
EXHIBITION DATES: July 8 to August 4

Interact with The Scarborough Sign at the historic Guild Park and Gardens! Bring the whole family to experience the many arts events at the Guild Park and Gardens including the Guild Alive with Culture Festival, outdoor theatre productions, and more.

The Scarborough Sign at University of Toronto Scarborough

PAST EVENT

University of Toronto Scarborough

1265 Military Trail (Morningside Ave and Ellesmere Rd)
EXHIBITION DATES: August 26 to October 6

Immerse yourself in Scarborough’s arts and cultural scene! The Scarborough Sign will be activated with arts workshops and installations at ARTSIDEOUT on October 3 and Nuit Blanche on October 5. 

Fool's Paradise

PAST EVENT

Fool's Paradise (Doors Open Toronto)

1 Meadowcliffe Drive 
EXHIBITION DATES: May 25 and 26

Take a snap of The Scarborough Sign against the picturesque backdrop of Fool’s Paradise, Doris McCarthy’s eccentric home and studio. Plus, participate in an interactive sketching workshop!

Agincourt Mall Exterior

PAST EVENT

Agincourt Mall

3850 Sheppard Ave E. (Kennedy Rd and Sheppard Ave E)
EXHIBITION DATES: June 1 to July 4

The Scarborough Sign visits Agincourt Mall from June 1 to July 4.

PAST EVENT

Taste of Lawrence at Wexford

Warden Ave. and Lawrence Ave. E.
EXHIBITION DATES: July 5 to 7 

Experience The Scarborough Sign at Taste of Lawrence, Scarborough’s largest outdoor street festival! Enjoy live performances, participate in family-friendly activities, and feast on enticing flavours from every cultural community in the GTA! 

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