Author: Deborah Wang


After an 11 day run at WantedDesign Brooklyn, ‘Outside the Box’ 2.0 is packed up and shipped out. All boxes are en route to their originating cities. We want to thank Dear Human and 5468796 Architecture for curating the Vancouver and Winnipeg boxes respectively, our project partner WantedDesign for continuing this collaboration with us, the […]Continue Reading


With an anticipated 4,000 visitors, ‘Outside the Box‘ opened May 9th at WantedDesign Brooklyn, part of NYCxDESIGN, the city’s two week celebration of design. Each ‘Outside the Box’ project begins with selecting curators and designers in each participating city to create a collection of thoughtfully designed objects that will fit into a standard Bankers box. […]Continue Reading


Session 02: Collaboration Join us for the second event in the Exporting Toronto Design series on Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 6:30-9:30pm. Two heads are better than one. For its second session, Exporting Toronto Design asks the question: What kinds of projects, initiatives, and events can we work on together to better promote and export Toronto […]Continue Reading


Session 01: Getting started Tuesday, January 20, 2015, as part of the 5th annual Toronto Design Offsite Festival, a conversation entitled “Exporting Toronto Design” kicked-off to a great start with guest speakers from Toronto and the U.S. The panel discussion was moderated by Joy Charbonneau, and the headline speakers included: Arlene Gould, Strategic Director, Design […]Continue Reading


With the spring-like weather (finally!), we can’t believe #TODO15 happened less than two months ago. If we think of this as a throwback to January 19-25, 2015, we have a lot of great people to thank. Of course, TO DO would not exist without all the participating designers and design lovers, but we’d like to […]Continue Reading