If you are interested in having your mind blown, consider any of the following projects being constructed for Calgary's first year taking part in Nuit Blanche - an international, multi-city, late night arts festival...
An audience-activated handcrafted rideable carousel.
A living cloud created from 5,000 light bulbs.
Live, interdisciplinary performance.
A rowdy, portable Belfast pub.
Text message town criers.
Maybe wear a helmet?
Saturday, September 15.
Olympic Plaza Park.
7pm - 3am.
For all the amazing pictures and details go to NUIT BLANCHE.
SINGLE ONION is looking to create a response poem consisting of one-line reactions to the event, which sounds like a really good idea. The incredibly simple instructions on how to contribute your reaction are at Single Onion's blogspot.
Read recent articles on this event from FFWD magazine, or the HERALD.