The Toronto Design Offsite Festival (TO DO) is an annual city-wide platform for the exhibition and engagement of independent design in Toronto, showcasing unexpected prototypes, immersive installations, and unique programming, January 19-25, 2015.

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

Natasha Lebel

Acting Executive Director

natasha [at]

Deborah Wang

Creative Director

deborah [at]

Ryan Planche

Operations Manager

ryan [at]

Michael R. Madjus

Communications Coordinator

michael [at]

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Christina Hug

Special Projects

christina [at]

TorontoDesignOffsite_Logo_outline Laura Zarnke, Fundraising Coordinator
laura [at]

Nadia Yau, Marketing
nadia [at]

Vanessa Toye, Programs Coordinator & Partnerships
vanessa [at]

Safoura Zahedi, Awards Coordinator
safoura [at]

Megumi Kiruma Sandoval, Volunteer Coordinator
megumi [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

Event Photographers: Yvonne Bambrick

Want to learn more about our programming, audience, and stats? Click here for our annual report.