Marc Walter

The Meaning of Presence on Jasmine Crescent – Final Art Place Thoughts from Marc Walter

In Art Place 2016 , Marc Walter By Marc Walter / February 14, 2017

The project has been overall a success. The initiative clearly filled a need for the Jasmine Crescent community. As artist, I was exposed to a community outside of the regular ones I meet in my day to day life.

Jasmine Crescent Land Art Project – Blog Post #6

Day 12 – Monday Dec 12 Today was full of chatty Food Cupboard clients sharing their stories and thoughts but not willing to take their fingers out of their pockets. Fair … Read More / Suite

Jasmine Crescent Land Art Project – Blog Post #7 (and last one!)

Day 15 (Last Day) – Wednesday Dec 21 We had one of the busiest day of the project, not by the number of people, but in terms of how long … Read More / Suite

Word on the Street: Land Art Sculpture on Jasmine Crescent – Interview #2 with Marc Walter

In Art Place 2016 , Marc Walter By Art Place Editor / December 16, 2016

Since November, Marc Walter has been working with residents of Jasmine Crescent to build land art sculptures in the neighbourhood. With the project almost complete, he answered a few question about how the work has been going so far.

Jasmine Crescent Land Art Project – Blog Post #5

In Art Place 2016 , Marc Walter , Marc Walter By Marc Walter / February 10, 2017

Day 10 – Monday  Dec. 5 – At the Jasmine food cupboard Spent the session mostly installing an extension and the Christmas lights onto the installation under the “supervision” of … Read More / Suite

How ephemeral are these land art creations really… ?

In Art Place 2016 , Marc Walter , Marc Walter By Marc Walter / December 8, 2016

As I create on Jasmine Crescent, I meet so many new people from so many cultures and social backgrounds. I hear stories about past and present struggles but I also … Read More / Suite

Jasmine Crescent Project – Blog Post #3 Feature

In Art Place 2016 , Marc Walter By Marc Walter / December 7, 2016

The second week working by the Gloucester Emergency Food Cupboard (Food Cupboard) started today. Josée, from the Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre, came again and our duo attracted many visitors to the structure.

Jasmine Crescent Project – Blog Post #2

In Art Place 2016 , Marc Walter By Marc Walter / February 10, 2017

Second week on Jasmine Crescent, this week and next week are planned to happen around the Gloucester Emergency Food Cupboard. We picked a nice little area right by the side … Read More / Suite

Landart Project on Jasmine Crescent in Ottawa – Blog Post #1 Feature

In Art Place 2016 , Marc Walter By Marc Walter / February 10, 2017

I am lucky enough to have been selected for a second time to participate in the Art Place, an AOE Arts Council initiative, to get involved with a community that is different from the one I usually work with.

Art Offers a Branch: Art Place Interview #1 with Marc Walter Feature

In Art Place 2016 , Marc Walter By Art Place Editor / November 29, 2016

Marc Walter is a land artist whose Art Place project will involve co-creating sculptures made from natural materials with the youth and community members on Jasmine Crescent.