DesignTO (formerly Toronto Design Offsite Festival) takes design out of the studio and into the city with storefront exhibits, immersive installations, talks, lectures, and workshops for everyone. Jan 17-26, 2020, see website for details. Most events free.
Launch party: Friday, January 17, access windows at 7 and 9 pm, at Berkeley Church (315 Queen East). $20. eventbrite.com/e/81230323083
DesignTO Symposium: A Future Without Work: Nine multidisciplinary experts gather to discuss topics such as the Indigenous workforce, meaning of work, space of work, labour markets, economic systems and other thought-provoking topics. Jan 25, 1-5 pm. $45. George Brown College, 290 Adelaide E. Pre-register