Avid toy collector? Love playful design? Crushing hard on Pharrell Williams? There are so many reasons to be excited about the This is Not a Toy exhibition opening at Toronto’s Design Exchange this February. We can’t wait to explore the dream world!
Kickstarter Campaign: Help support the DX and keep great design alive in Canada
The DX is a non-profit organization, challenged with bringing leading, avant-garde programming to Toronto on minimal budgets (no government funding). Aiming to support This Is Not A Toy, the museum launched a 30-day Kickstarter campaign crowd-sourcing $75,
Smart design inspires all of us
Architecture, fashion, graphic design, music, engineering, media, home decor, advertising: smart and beautiful design is multidisciplinary and inspires creativity in all of us. From understanding who we are with Knolling Canadian Design to the whimsical and oh-so sexy Christian Louboutin exhibit, we’ve been seriously wowed by the variety of exhibitions at the DX in recent years. Thought-provoking, delightful and totally enthralling…we want more!
To help promote the exhibition, we’re running a contest! Here’s what you could win:
- Two FREE admission tickets to This is Not a Toy
- A copy of the official exhibition catalogue, signed by Pharrell Williams! Catalogue includes essays and interviews from contributors that will touchon topics of aesthetics and concept, including: Kristin Weckworth and Steve Cober of Magic Pony and Narwhal Galler, Paul Budnitz, Founder of KidRobot, Artist and Generation X Author Douglas Coupland
Enter on Twitter by tweeting, “Hi @Shedoesthecity, I love the @DesignExchange and can’t wait for This is Not a Toy this Feb! #ToyArt”