Photo by Andrea Vacl

It’s a Lovebot story

Every story starts somewhere. In Lovebot’s case, it was one of creator Matthew Del Degan’s first-year design projects at OCAD University in Toronto. “Originally I made a cute round toy, and thought to myself, every toy on the market is round, so I stabbed it and started over,” says Del Degan. “It’s been a real …

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Driftwood Throne. Photo taken by Joanne Clark

Winter Art Inspires “Warmth” at Kew Beach

Artists have transformed Toronto’s shores into something spectacular for the Winter Station Art Exhibition at Kew Beach. In an attempt to bring life to the shoreline, architecture companies RAW Design, Ferris + Associates, and Curio came up with the Winter Stations competition. “Warmth” was this year’s theme, with the intention of bringing character to an otherwise …

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Film Review: Felix et Meira

A story of a dying father, an estranged son, and a struggling newlywed couple leads to a romance between two repressed individuals. Felix et Meira, Maxime Giroux’s latest film, investigates the challenges of leaving Quebec’s Hasidic Jew community, both for inner members and those outside the group. The film is a thoughtful romantic drama, that does a …

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