Sculpting New Reads 2018

Sculpting New Reads is the fifth annual contemporary art program of The Word On The Street Toronto — Canada’s largest book and magazine festival. Held on the grounds of the Harbourfront Centre in Toronto, this exhibition brings together Canadian artists and authors to explore how books can inspire new ways of thinking, creating and innovating.

Participating Artists
Emily DiCarlo, Ryan Phyper, Nurielle Stern, Erin Vincent
Curated by: Labspace Studio Co-Directors, John Loerchner & Laura Mendes
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ON VIEW: April 16 – 20, 2018 HIVE is a series of site-specific installations in Toronto’s financial district inspired by the beauty, complexity and vitality of the honey bee — the world’s most important pollinator of food crops. It is estimated that

April 16 - 20, 2018
Commissioned by QuadReal in partnership with CD Sonter

Doors In the Deep

Doors in the Deep

Labspace Studio transforms an old costume space into an interactive Alice-in-Wonderland-esq woodland environment with big trees and little doors and art from the AGO’s permanent collection. Commissioned for the Art Gallery of Ontario’s Hands-On Learning Centre. The project will be

March 20, 2018 - Ongoing
Art Gallery of Ontario



PLASTIC GARDEN is an immersive art installation made of over 1,000 salvaged plastic bottles – repurposed into a living, breathing vertical garden. Commissioned by QuadReal and CD Sonter for Waste Reduction. Southcore Financial, Toronto: Oct 17-18, 2017 Commerce Court, Toronto:

Oct 17 - 20, 2017
Commissioned by QuadReal & CD Sonter



We are honoured to be part of the Great Art for Great Lakes initiative, a multi-city art project that is bringing together 8 great lake cities to co-create 8 permanent artworks that promote water literacy and protection. As the selected

Permanent Artwork
Commissioned by Waterlution for the Ontario Science Centre



Sculpting New Reads is the fourth annual contemporary art program of The Word On The Street Toronto — Canada’s largest book and magazine festival. Held on the grounds of the Harbourfront Centre in Toronto, this exhibition brings together Canadian artists

Sun, Sept 24, 2017
Presented by Word On The Street Toronto | Curated by Labspace Studio

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Main Squared Festival

Main Squared is a 9-day arts & community festival that will activate and explore the public square at the corner of Main Street and Danforth Avenue in Toronto from August 26 – September 3, 2017. Drawing inspiration and insight from

Aug 26 – Sept 3, 2017
Produced by East End Arts | Curated by Labspace Studio

Cutlery Canopy


Cutlery Canopy is a large-scale public art installation constructed from recycled wooden pallets and over 20,000 pieces of disposable cutlery salvaged from the building’s food courts. That’s equivalent to roughly 42 days of plastic food court waste diverted from the landfill.

April 17 - 28, 2017
Commissioned by Brookfield Property Partners for Earth Week



We are very excited to be remounting this special exhibition at the Toronto Reference library. If you missed it at The Word On The Street festival this past September, be sure to pop into the library to view these four

Jan 28 - Apr 22, 2017
Toronto Reference Library | Curated by Labspace Studio


Between Doors, Brussels Edition

Participative installation Between Doors raises the issue of choice. Are we truly the masters of our own decisions or is the freedom of choice nothing more than an illusion? The audience is invited to take part to a social and artistic

Oct 1, 2016
Commission for Nuit Blanche Brussels