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Zone Of Immersion

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Date: 2024-05-23
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The art installation at Union Station that is bleak and depressing.

https://stuartreid.ca/zones-of-immersion

https://www.reddit.com/r/toronto/comments/1070txn/union_station_has_the_most_depressing_unsettling/

https://www.reddit.com/r/toronto/comments/1070txn/union_station_has_the_most_depressing_unsettling/j3jz2g5/

https://www.blogto.com/arts/2023/01/art-union-station-toronto/

https://smartpeopleiknow.com/2023/01/15/on-the-art-at-torontos-union-station-and-the-people-dont-like-it/

https://mcfcrandall.blog/2015/07/16/distress-at-union-station/

https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/is-the-new-public-art-at-union-station-depressing/article_e8750646-4c06-5f8e-816a-262d0d0ee864.html

Reid likened his piece to listening to the blues when you’re already feeling down. “It meets you where you’re at and deepens that experience,” he said. “We are constantly in this world of being distracted by ads to the Bahamas and promises of advertising . . . This is to say, ‘here’s where we are, this is our life.’ ”

https://www.canculturemag.com/arts/2023/2/26/commuters-turn-to-critics-art-on-the-ttc

http://momus.ca/public-art-has-to-be-art-first-and-public-second-a-conversation-with-stuart-reid-on-union-station/

https://www.reddit.com/r/toronto/comments/107eivu/public_art_has_to_be_art_first_and_public_second/