PULP: paper art party 2014

 

PULP: paper part party 2014

Request For Proposals installation by Diamond Schmitt Architects and Arup Engineering at PULP: paper part party 2014

Over 60 artists, designers, and poets joined with 30 reclaimed materials art installations for a paper and cardboard extravaganza! On the night of April 25, 2014, The Great Hall rocked to the sounds of Lemon Bucket Orksetra, DJ RICKY BIONIX, DMDP, and DJ mo’chi.

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Lemon Bucket Orksetra bursting through a wall made of cardboard cubes, an installation called Analogue Pixels by ROLLOUT at PULP: paper part party 2014

Before the event, artist Luisa Ayala worked with residents of Street Haven at the Crossroads Women Emergency Shelter to create a unique wood and cardboard installation which was displayed at the party. $1027 was raised and donated to this shelter.

PULP: paper part party 2014

Guest wearing paper costumes. In the background – Origami Barnacles Panels by Lynch and Comisso Architect at PULP: paper part party 2014

The event featured installations by Diamond Schmitt Architects and Arup Engineering, Lynch+Comisso Architects, artist Badanna Zack, Emerging Writers poetry group, and many other Toronto talents (and one from Montreal!) Four installation teams were awarded a total of $600 in cash prizes. In addition, a week long exhibit at Artscape Youngplace featured over half of the installations from the event.

PULP: paper art party 2014

1st place prize winner – ILLUMINOUS by Mona Dai and Evan Brock at PULP: paper art party 2014

Check out our photo album on our Facebook page here and the photos from BlogTO!

Watch NOW Magazine’s coverage of the event

Watch the ARTopia episode about the event

See installations featured at the party below.

This event would not be possible without the help of dedicated volunteers. PULP would like to thank Robyn Lewis, Pamela Cotrell, Aberdeen Berry, Jek Denys, Matt Rushton, Alisdair MacRae, Ksenija Spasic, Tijana Spasic, Bruce Gavin Ward, Dyan Marie, Chrissy Kuiack, Amber Masood, Alison Mulvale, Claire Mercer, Diana Sofineti, Gabrielle Langlois, Ilona Staples, Janet Hinkle, Jestyn Castor, Kathleen Ko, Kinga Melinda Orosz, Lani Etzkorn, Pedro Lima, Renee Castonguay, Rhonda Chapman, Stevie Driscoll, Shaine white, Sydney Hyatt, and Yonit Eliaz.

This event was sponsored by:

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