TTC Sherbourne Station Community Mosaic - Interstyle EarthenGlass

The Whole is Greater Than The Sum Of Its Parts

Case Study

Project Name:
The Whole is Greater Than The Sum Of Its Parts

Location:
TTC Sherbourne Subway Station
633 Sherbourne Street
Toronto, ON

Custom Tiles:
EarthenGlass

Artists:
Rebecca Bayer and David Gregory

Installer:
The Tilesetter Company, Csaba Bereczki

Artists, Rebecca Bayer and David Gregory, gathered over 450 people around the local neighborhood during March and April 2018. Kindergarten children to senior citizens, who live, work or study near the Sherbourne station, participated the workshops designing over 700 unique triangular patterns.

Thirty-nine different hand-laid mosaic panels are located throughout Sherbourne station. Twelve colors used were wine, brown, purple, navy blue, sky blue, grey, turquoise, middle green, light green, red, orange, and yellow.