TO DO Talks raises awareness about the work of designers exhibiting in Toronto, and creates a public opportunity to hear about their practice. This year, we have three designer talks by aftermodern.lab, Anderssen & Voll (interviewed by Elizabeth Pagliacolo), and Jamie Wolfond. TO DO Talks also realizes the Festival’s interest in raising awareness around the role of design […]Continue Reading


Festival week starts on Monday, but kick-it-off mid-week at the TO DO Opening Party at SMASH in the Junction. Come and find out what the Festival is about, meet local designers, experience featured installations, and dance with the amazing community that makes this Festival happen. Live music by Das Hussy. Featured installation by LeuWebb Projects […]Continue Reading


Come to the ‘In-Context’ documentary series premier at the Bloor Hot Doc Cinema to experience a film that profiles public architecture and urban design projects from across Canada. Each building and public space selected for the In-Context series has made a profound social, political or economic impact on the local environment. Documenting and reporting on projects across […]Continue Reading


Beloved by some, loathed by others, it can be said white is one of the most popular and often polarizing colours out there (assuming you are a member of the school that considers white a colour). For many designers, white has become the colour of choice. The clean crisp colour is the perfect backdrop, allowing […]Continue Reading


For TO DO 2015, Made plays host to ‘Untraditional,’ an exhibition that playfully explores ideas of tradition. Presenting the work of 4 designers, Liz Eeuwes, Jeremy Hatch, Andrew Reesor & Jamie Wolfond, each designer will present two new objects, one large and one small in scale. Made is a design product retailer working to build […]Continue Reading