January 16-22, 2017

The Toronto Design Offsite Festival (TO DO) is Canada’s largest cultural celebration of design with over 100 exhibitions and events forming Toronto’s design week. We take design out of the studio and into the city, bringing people together to celebrate design in Canada, January 16-22, 2017. View the Festival Schedule here.


Events

For a full list of 2017 exhibitions and events click here.

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Translucent

Jan 9, 2017 - Jan 29, 2017

Window Installations

An installation of glowing translucent resin boys and girls scattered among lit ”marshmallow” houses by Toronto artists and designers Claude...

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Get Lost

Jan 17, 2017 - Jan 21, 2017

Exhibitions

‘Get Lost’ is an exhibition curated by Biography Design featuring furniture and accessories from Spain represented by Founded by Garcia...

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Models & Drawings

Jan 16, 2017 - Jan 22, 2017

Exhibitions

Models and drawings of built and speculative work by Polymétis, an architecture and landscape design studio based in Toronto, led...

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Outside the Box – Halifax

Jan 16, 2017 - Jan 22, 2017

Exhibitions

Great design resists categorization, leaning over the boundaries between design, craft, and fine art. This micro-exhibition celebrates the work of...

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Symbiotic Regions

Jan 19, 2017

Exhibitions

The Institute without Boundaries presents ‘Symbiotic Regions’, a research and design project exploring Toronto’s waterfront development. Through an exhibition, students...

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ELEVATION

Jan 16, 2017 - Mar 6, 2017

Window Installations

‘ELEVATION’ — Creating a dynamic scene that blurs preconceived boundaries of form and space, Totem Design Co. will create an art...

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Tables, Chairs & Other Unrelated Objects — Six

Jan 17, 2017 - Feb 27, 2017

Exhibitions

‘Tables, Chairs & Other Unrelated Objects’ showcases furniture and housewares created by the design and art students of OCAD University.

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Pairings

Jan 19, 2017 - Jan 21, 2017

Exhibitions

‘Pairings’ creates a visual menu of contemporary Canadian design, and explores the relationships between objects, art, and space.

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Do Design(er) Talks

Jan 21, 2017

Events

Do Design(er) Talks are presented as part of ‘Do Design,’ showcasing works of contemporary designers.

 

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