Venue:  Festival Hub
Time:  Friday 5pm-9pm; Saturday 11am-7pm; Sunday 12pm-6pm
Category:  Interactive + Workshop, Streetscape + Installations
City of Origin:  St. Catharines ON
Price:  FREE


Discover the nests, burrows, dens and lairs of the creatures who make the Cardboard Forest their home. Visit the Cardboard forest and say hello to the cardboard critters.


The Summer Collective is an affiliation of Niagara artists with an interest in creating sculptural installations. In its various incarnations The Summer Collective has installed works at the NAC (Replica) and In the Soil (2015).


This Summer Collective project is comprised of Donna Akrey (Chief Instigator) and artists Nancy Nigh, Jenn Grace, Gail Higenell, Elizabeth Hayden, Desiree Veinot,

(Warning: It may also include artists Michelle Scott, Omar Efe, Raeann Rees, Robin Nisbet, Kristi McDonald, Borui Li, Emili Angelova, Kelcei Johnston, Karey Song.)