Top Garden, designGUILD, to be completed 2016. Andrea Ling, project lead. Jonah Humphrey, Spencer Rand, Patrick Svilans, project team. Permanent sculpture commissioned by the Markham Southeast Community Centre & Library. Cut stainless steel, epoxy coating, LEDs, rotating thrust bearings. Renderings by Jonah Humphrey and Spencer Rand.
This project is a constellation of dynamic sculptures taking the forms of toy tops, encouraging the community to reinterpret the public space through spatial and social play. Colour-shifting LEDs will produce dances of light at night as the tops spin.