The fourth annual Toronto Design Offsite Festival will show the best in Canadian design at exhibitions and events across the city, from unexpected prototypes to immersive installations, January 20-26, 2014.

The Toronto Design Offsite Festival (TO DO) is an annual festival that celebrates the unique diversity of Canada’s energetic design scene. TO DO provides exposure for the country’s most promising designers and introduces the public to the practice of design with events featuring great thinkers, practitioners and educators. The not-for-profit festival attracts the international community to Toronto for one design-filled week of discovery every January.


The Team

Sanam Samanian

Executive Director

sanam [at]

Deborah Wang

Creative Director

deborah [at]

Gelareh Saadatpajouh

Research & Development Director

Michael R. Madjus

Communications Coordinator

michael [at]

Stephanie Kruschen

Programs Coordinator

stephanie [at]

Trevor Embury, aftermodern.lab

Graphic Design

Mike Spears

App/Mobile Design

Marcin Barciak




Andrea Carson Barker
Ilan Ishai
Natasha Lebel
Shaun Moore
Deborah Wang


Joy Charbonneau
Shaun Moore
Katherine Morley
Julie Nicholson
Jeremy Vandermeij
Deborah Wang
Christina Zeidler

Thank you

2013-2014 Special Projects: Christina Hug, Megumi Kimura, Vivien Leung, Fanny Martin, Alison Snowball, Safoura Zahedi

2014 Photographers: Mike Barlas, Enrique Velez Gaudite, Justin Lee, Joey Panetta, Erin Switzer, Janet Szeto