Winter Stations Have Landed in Toronto

Check out Art Installations in The Beaches, Now until April 1st!

This year will mark the fourth annual Winter Stations Design Competition, and if you haven’t seen it before, now’s your chance to make sure that you do! The theme of 2018’s competition is RIOT.

Each year, Winter Stations hosts an international design competition in which temporary public art installations are placed by artists in The Beaches. Each installation will be placed over a lifeguard stand.

The artwork has been open to the public since February 19th. You can check out the artists who won the competition below!

Make Some Noise!!! By Alexandra Grieß and Jorel Heid

 

NEST by Ryerson University


Project Team: Adrian Chiu, Arnel Espanol, Henry Mai
 

Obstacle by Kien Pham


 

Revolution by OCAD


Creative Team: Ben Chang, Anna Pogossyan, Amr Alzahabi, Carlos Chin, Iris Ho, Tracee Jia, Krystal Lum, Adria Maynard, Purvangi Patel and Judiette Vu
 

Pussy Hut by Martin Miller and Mo Zheng


 

Rising Up by the University of Guelph


Project Team: Alexander Good, Austin Huang, Kevin Sadlemyer, Marc Cote, Stephan Stelliga, Zixiang Chen, BLA students, University of Guelph, School of Environmental Design and Rural Development and Nadia Amoroso, PhD, ASLA, Faculty Representative, University of Guelph, School of Environmental Design and Rural Development
 

Wind Station by Paul van den Berg and Joyce de Grauw


Installations will be in place now until April 1st, so make a trip and interact with the artwork while you can!

All images credited to Khristel Stecher.