Nuit Blanche 2013 Preview – Ai Weiwei’s “Forever Bicycles” Gears Up To Be A Showstopper

on September 24, 2013

Forever Bicycles

Toronto’s Scotiabank Nuit Blanche is starting to take shape already with the assembly of Ai Weiwei’s massive bicycle installation at City Hall. The bikes have arrived from China and have already started to be put together in Nathan Phillips Square. The official debut of the piece will be Saturday, October 5 with nuit blanche taking place from 6:51 p.m. to sunrise.

World-renowned Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei will exhibit a new edition of his Forever Bicycles sculpture in Toronto’s Nathan Phillips Square. 3,144 interconnected bicycles will form a three-dimensional structure creating an incredible visual effect.

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