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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