Canal Convergence 2022: Water + Art + Light
Experience vibrant colors, moving lights in curious artistic forms under a canopy of a perfect Arizona fall sky. Don’t miss Scottsdale Waterfront’s Canal Convergence, November 4 – 13, 2022. Bring the family, it’s very economical for a Scottsdale art event, it’s FREE!
It’s amazing to see the large-scale public artworks created by artists locally and from around the world illuminate the Scottsdale Waterfront each evening from Friday, November 4, through Sunday, November 13, 2022.
Enjoy a variety of family-friendly activities and performances alongside the light-based public artworks at the Scottsdale Waterfront. The 2022 event will include live music, workshops, dance performances, food and beverages, and more.
For Canal Convergence 2022, each artist was directed to present an artwork that celebrates this year’s theme of Water + Art + Light, interactivity, and sustainability, but also draws from any of the past featured themes like “Reconnect,” “The Story of Water,” and “Art and Technology.”
For the tech savvy who want a deeper experience, Canal Convergence has three original augmented reality artworks from Arizona artists, as well as AR experiences that correspond to the physical artworks via the Hoverlay App. Make sure to download the Hoverlay app so you can participate in the captivating AR artworks and experiences.
The Scottsdale Waterfront, is located above the Arizona Canal and along the pedestrian pathways and bridges, between Scottsdale Road and Goldwater Boulevard. For a specific address for your GPS use 7135 E. Camelback Road, Scottsdale 85251.
Days & Hours:
Friday, Nov. 4–Saturday, Nov. 5 from 6–10 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 6–Thursday, Nov. 10 from 6–9 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 11–Saturday, Nov. 12 from 6–10 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 13 (closing night) from 6–9 p.m.