canadian design

Steve McGugan - Canadian Industrial Designer

Medical Technology and Telecommunications Steve McGugan (b.1962) is a Canadian industrial designer. He was born in Vancouver and professionally activeRead More →

Tom Ngo featured image

โ€œCommon sense and conventional practice prohibit the evolution of architecture.โ€ This is the first quote you find reading Tom Ngoโ€™s Masterโ€™s thesis: The Dinner Address, A Venture into Architectural Absurdity. Read More →

Driftwood Debra Bernier

When most of us pass by an old piece of wood on the ground, we donโ€™t look at it twice. After all, itโ€™s just a stick, right? But for Canadian artist, Debra Bernier,ย the grooves, pits, and breaks in a piece of driftwood are tiny works of art, created by nature, and theyโ€™re inspirational jumping-off points for her earthy, magical artwork.Read More →

Jean Paul Langlois - pop and pulp art

A selection of work by Mรฉtis artist Jean Paul Langlois from Vancouver Island, currently based in East Vancouver. Informed by pop and pulp culture, particularly Westerns, 70s sci-fi and Saturday morning cartoons, Langlois plays with ultra-saturated colours and motifs as a way of grappling with a sense of alienation from his own cultural backgrounds โ€” both indigenous and settler.Read More →

Jeannie Phan Illustration

Jeannie Phan, a Toronto-based illustrator, is inspired by varied landscapes, plant life, and daily activities. After that, she applies a fantasy, delicate surrealism filter to her drawings, combining identifiable subjects and abstract perspectives for a skewed yet lively finish.Read More →

Hover is a minimalist stool created by Toronto-based designer Tom Chung. Hover is a contemporary take on the mechanics’ stool. Designed for co-working spaces or cafeโ€™s where one might need personal short-term storage space. The tray provides a surface for your bag, without having to place it on the floor or hanger.Read More →