Past Toronto Event: VOL 21

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Portraits of Movember

@ VOL 21 ON FEB 19, 2013

During the month of November, James Everett showed his support for the Movember cause not by growing a moustache but by photographing over 50 of them and their "growth" over the course of the month. 

"Presentation of the Day" on August 26, 2013.

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Navigating Through the Seasons

@ VOL 21 ON FEB 19, 2013

Eric Rosenberg is the director for The Rosenberg Development Studio and life coach to many young men. He shares his struggles with Seasonal Affective Disorder and how he learned to manage his relationship with the fall. 


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Cycles and Happiness

@ VOL 21 ON FEB 19, 2013

Melanie Gorka experienced an accident that had her re-thinking how she defines happiness in her life. She tells us how, in order to work through her personal and professional challenges, she found new ways to approach life through design, data, and cycles to improve her well-being. 


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Come Up To My Room

@ VOL 21 ON FEB 19, 2013

Pamila Matharu is an artist, cultural producer, and curator of the "Come Up To My Room" design installation show at the Gladstone Hotel in Toronto. She showcases numerous amazing collaborations and creations that were created as a part of the showcase, and how the idea behind CUTMR came to be.

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Dragon Hunting

@ VOL 21 ON FEB 19, 2013

For the last few years Sacha Chua has been fascinated with jungles of information and how we hack our way through them.

In her presentation, Sacha shares with us how she has been able to open up, organize, and paddle down these streams of information to find the unknowns or  "dragons" in each of them.

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Life Well Spent

@ VOL 21 ON FEB 19, 2013

Eric Rosenberg discusses weather, seasonal affective disorder, and aging while enjoying an outdoor campfire.

Erin Lewis
Artist, OCAD University in Toronto
James Everett
Game Designer, Magic Leap in Wellington
Eric Rosenberg
Self-Employed (mostly) in Toronto
Sacha Chua
Dragon hunter in Toronto
Melanie Gorka
Matchmaker of ideas, Commons11 in Toronto
Pamila Matharu
Artist, Educator, Independent in Toronto
Jess Mantell
graphic designer, cook, entrepreneur in Toronto
Matthew Pettit
Graduate Student, U of Toronto in Toronto