Bringing art to life in your community

What are your Mountainside memories?

Mountainside artwork conceptMountainside Recreation Centre Public Art Installation

We are looking for memories and historical facts about Burlington and the Mountainside community to use in the artwork that will be installed on the outside walls of the community centre.

The Project 

Inspired by the natural setting of the facility, the artwork will be made of several large-scale ‘tree slices’ that will be installed on the outside of the building. Each of these slices will be made from stainless steel and will have growth rings laser-etched onto the surface. Much like tree rings record the history and age of a tree, these rings will help to tell the history of Burlington and the Mountainside community.

Examples include: 

What are your memories of the Mountainside community? Do you know of any important historical facts about Mountainside?

You may share your personal stories, such as “my child learned to skate here in 1992” or historical facts such as “the arena was built in 1969”.

Those with memories or historical information about Mountainside can fill out a form at the Mountainside Recreation Centre from July 10 to 20, 2015, or share online using the form below:

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