• Explore Design is over, but there is still lots going on.
  • Just wait until you see what we have in store for you . . .
  • Check out our student blog which has posts, podcasts and even a bit of interactive entertainment.

Exploring Design

Running on October 1+2 2008 at The Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto, a consortium of educational institutions, associations and professional group will provide 2 days of interactive exhibits, hands-on workshops, and seminars. Keynote presentations will be provided by internationally recognized design professionals and design celebrities.

The full range of design disciplines will be represented including video/game design, furniture design, architecture industrial design, textile design, fashion design, interior design, basement design, graphic design, and the dozens of other design disciplines.


Welcome to Design School (part 2 of 5)

So you are on your way to design school and about to find out just how different post secondary education is. So I have a few words of advice for you . . . as a former teacher of design students. Professors Professors like it when you ask questions. This doesn’t mean that lectures are the perfect time to have…

Movie Monsters Don’t Make Themselves Slimey

I have been watching a lot of films lately since the Toronto International Film Festival is in full force.  Although I love many films in the festival my favourite program is the Midnight Madness films.  2007 is the 20th anniversary of the program, and over the years (as programmer Colin Geddes says) we have seen some really sick and disgusting stuff.  What does all…