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


Richard Johnson has spent the last 8 years traveling across Canada comparing the similarities and differences of ice fishing architecture between provinces. As with its distant cousins the native Teepee and the Igloo, the Ice Fishing Hut has its own essential purpose. In 2010 Richard encountered hundreds of huts grouped together in northern Quebec, Manitoba and […]Continue Reading


Dundas Street West’s unique street-wide event, Do Design, is back again this January for its 5th year. Take a walk along Dundas St. West, between Bathurst and Grace, and explore the many works of contemporary designers in local storefronts, cafes, walk-ups, and windows of participating business venues in the Trinity Bellwoods BIA. Free to the […]Continue Reading