Scotiabank Nuit Blanche

Zone B Independent Project

LeuWebb Projects, Film, Vinyl, Paper, 2011
On Yonge Street between Elm & Gould
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LeuWebb Projects

Film, Vinyl, Paper

LeuWebb Projects - Toronto, Canada


As Canada's longest street and Toronto's traditional commercial corridor, Yonge Street reflects the changing cultural and economic reality of the entire country. On Yonge Street, major international retailers and restaurants sit alongside greasy spoon diners, souvenir shops and adult entertainment venues. Nestled between all of these, traditional book, record, and photography stores either struggle to survive or have vanished altogether. 

Film, records, and books, as physical means of storage, have occupied space along the street. These disappearing media will be transformed into amenities for use in the street's future, reoccupying public space on Yonge between Elm and Gould Streets as playful new furniture and providing a much-needed place of respite during the long and busy night of Scotiabank Nuit Blanche.

Suitable for all ages