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Canal Convergence | Celebrating 10 Years of Water + Art + Light: Nov. 4–13, 2022

Canal Convergence 2022 will mark 10 years of large-scale public art in and around the Arizona Canal at the Scottsdale Waterfront. To celebrate this momentous occasion, this year’s featured theme is “Celebrating 10 Years of Water + Art + Light.” This year’s event will present light-based public art and programming that embodies the event’s themes from the past and present to provide an authentic and immersive art experience in and around Scottsdale’s canal. More information about this year’s artworks, programs, and performances coming soon!

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2022 Artworks

In celebration of our 10th anniversary, we're welcoming back some favorite past artists alongside new creatives to explore Water + Art + Light, sustainability, and interactivity.

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Sign Up for Creative Workshops!

The Nationwide Innovation Zone will return to Canal Convergence this year with an exciting and intriguing mix of workshops. Curated by Scottsdale Arts Learning & Innovation, this selection includes ticketed workshops with Canal Convergence artists and other creatives from our community. Register in advance today!

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Water + Art + Light

2022 Event Overview

Canal Convergence will return Nov. 4–13 at the Scottsdale Waterfront to celebrate 10 years of Water + Art + Light.

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2022 Artworks

In celebration of our 10th anniversary, we're welcoming back some favorite past artists alongside new creatives to explore Water + Art + Light, sustainability, and interactivity.

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Map Your Visit!

Use the interactive Google map to route your entire experience at Canal Convergence from parking to visiting individual artworks.

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Workshops

Register in advance today for our creative workshops, including ticketed workshops with Canal Convergence artists and other creatives from our community.

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Tours

Take in the sunset with a walking tour of the artwork at this year’s Canal Convergence. Or join SRP staff on a tour of the engineering marvels and history of the Valley’s canal system. Register in advance today.

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Performances

Join us each night for dance, music, and spoken word performances during Canal Convergence. Headliners include The Senators, Phoenix Afrobeat Orchestra, Gabriel Bey and Friends, Jaleo, and NicoleOlson|MovementChaos.

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Sustainability

Scottsdale Public Art partners with Scottsdale Solid Waste Services and local businesses to reduce the amount of waste at Canal Convergence each year.

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Sponsors

Canal Convergence is made possible with annual support by the City of Scottsdale. Additional support is provided by numerous partners and sponsors.

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Public Art Archive

While waiting to see the new artworks coming to Canal Convergence in 2022, check out our Public Art Archive to view works from the past 10 years of Water + Art + Light.

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