Art Shoppe Lofts + Condos

As published on February 12, 2015.

The Art of Change has been busy taking shape at Yonge and Eglinton over the past week, as the first of many transformations was revealed.

A grand Lego installation was built in one of the windows at 2131 Yonge Street. The crew worked more than 60 hours over a five-day period to bring to life The Art Shoppe Lofts + Condos‘ giant logo with thousands of Lego bricks.

#TheArtofLego by the Numbers:

20,000 – Number of Lego bricks used

6,047 Km – Distance the Lego bricks travelled from the Lego factory in Billund, Denmark to The Art Shoppe Lofts + Condos in Toronto, Ontario

1,000 Lbs. – Weight of the final installation

60 – Number of hours spent building

18 – Variation of Lego colours

13.5 feet – Width of the installation

7.5 feet – Height of the installation

5 – Number of days spent creating

3 – Number of weeks of preparation before the build

2 – Number of Pop Art artists who worked on the art installations (Nick Hall and Mike Manosca)

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