Exclusively for our Festival Indiegogo Campaign, MADE has donated a set of Mr. and Mrs. pillows designed by Joe Jin. The pillows depict universally recognized man/woman symbols recontextualized in a simple, elegant and modern form. Upholstered in crisp 100% cotton twill and hand screened with organic, water-based ink. Filled with 95% goose feathers and 5% goose […]Continue Reading


Part of our Unique Object Perk for the Festival Indiegogo Campaign, designer Katherine Morley has donated a beautiful PEI vase, from her Canadian emblem collection! To contribute for this Perk, please contact Gelareh at gelareh@todesignoffsite.com directly. The PEI emblem vase, which has been hand drawn on porcelain glaze, depicts a Pink Lady’S Slipper flower, the official flower […]Continue Reading


Exclusively for our Festival Indiegogo Campaign  Hot Pop Factory has created a unique 3D printed object. This T and O collectable can be hung on the wall, sit on your desk, or even strung on a necklace chain! it is a little piece of art that embodies a marriage of design and technology. At tonight’s Indiegogo Countdown Party, […]Continue Reading


Festival Talks is a series of short, candid interviews recorded during the 2013 Festival. Our series continues with an interview with designers Lars and Jason Dressler of Brothers Dressler, describing how the Festival promotes local talent and inspires the community. Festival Talks is produced by ALSO Collective with the Toronto Design Offsite Festival, and released […]Continue Reading


What Digital Promise / Material Presence is accepting proposals from artists, designers and craftspeople who are expanding the limits of how we use digital tools to produce physical objects. Those using CAD drawing, CNC (computer numerical controlled) tools, 3D printing and other digitally-informed processes are encouraged to apply. Artists and craftspeople whose work otherwise comments […]Continue Reading