Design week is coming up, so it's time to once again emerge from our studios like Wiarton Willie and try to be more social. We are participating in three shows this year, and we're excited to show some new work:


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Fugitive Glue opens its studio doors to a design showcase. See pieces by FG as well as our friends and collaborators. You know, a collection of current work, past work and works in progress.

RECEPTION: Sat, Jan 16, 2016 | 7-10pm

DATES: Mon , Jan 18, 2016 — Sun , Jan 24, 2016



Toronto Made partnered with MADE Design to develop a new and exclusive collection of affordable designs developed by Toronto Made members: Coolican & Company, Simon Devost, Eve Likes Green, Guild Eyewear, National Design Collective, Katharine Tessier, and Turn of the Century Lighting.

Come see, explore, and interact with this new collection at MADE Design’s new location on King Street East. Learn more about Toronto Made’s mandate and how it supports the Toronto design community.

RECEPTION + TALK: Thu, Jan 21, 2016 | 7-10pm

DATES: Wed , Jan 20, 2016 — Sun , Jan 24, 2016

LOCATION: MADE Design 394 King Street East


IIDEX Woodshop

Ontario Wood, the City of Toronto and IIDEXCanada have teamed up again to bring you IIDEX Woodshop: 14 innovative wood prototypes that utilize Toronto’s untapped ash wood resource. Globalization and climate change have brought pests like the Emerald Ash Borer to North America where they are destroying forests. In Toronto alone, the Borer will bring down 200,000+ ash trees in the next 5 years. IIDEX Woodshop aims to reduce the number of ash trees headed for the landfill by creating innovative, market-ready commercial and consumer prototypes. This IIDEXCanada annual special feature exhibition is generously supported by Ontario Wood, Ministry of Natural Resources.

RECEPTION + TALK: Thu, Jan 21, 2016 | 7-10pm (RSVP Required)

DATES: Mon , Jan 18, 2016 — Sun , Jan 24, 2016

LOCATION: Toronto City Hall, Rotunda 100 Queen Street West