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Date(s) - 02/23/2018 - 03/03/2018
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Canal Convergence

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Scottsdale Public Art’s free, signature public art event Canal Convergence™ Water + Art + Light returns to the Scottsdale Waterfront for two weekends: Feb. 23-24 & March 2-3, 4-10 p.m. daily.

Visitors will experience cutting-edge public art installations suspended above and placed throughout the Arizona Canal at the Scottsdale Waterfront. Scottsdale Public Art will present a range of educational activities and engaging events including: Screen-printing workshops, outdoor dance performances, community bike rides, a series of artist talks, poetry readings and a special VIP preview event on Thursday, Feb. 22.

Live music by local bands will be featured on Friday and Saturday nights, and guests also may enjoy the beer, wine and food garden at Soleri Plaza.

Art Installations:
“Reflection Rising” by Patrick Shearn of Poetic Kinetics
“Desert Sun” by Jotta Studio
“FLAWLESS” by Gonzalo Bascuñan and Perrine Vichet of Studio ALEX – Architectural Light Experience
“Globoscope” by Collectif Coin
Barter Boat by RADAR Art
“Los Trompos” by Hector Esrawe and Ignacio Cadena
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Artist-Led Workshops:
Poster Printing Workshop with Eli Richard
Merch Printing Workshop with Eli Richard
Barter Boat Workshop
Dance Workshop with Nicole L Olson
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Two Dance Performances by Nicole L Olson
Live Music from Local Bands 4-10 p.m.:
• Friday, Feb. 23: Arizona Trio, Mariachi Pasion, The Hourglass Cats
• Saturday, Feb 24: Young Sounds of Arizona, Soul Remainders, mob vs. ballot box
• Friday, March 2: House of Stairs, Brea Burns and the Boleros, Ben Anderson, PAO Phoenix Afrobeat Orchestra,
• Saturday, March 3: Az Beat Lab, Crystal Radio, Fayuca
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Additional Events:
Free Artist Talks
Public Art Bicycle Ride
Night Lights Bike Ride

More information coming soon!