When you register your Independent Project with the DesignTO Festival, you receive the following benefits:
A listing on the online Festival Schedule (one page with up to 6 images, 300-word description, and associated reception or other events)
Here is an example of an Independent Project event listing.
For more examples of listings, see the 2023 Festival Schedule.
You can see an archive of previous years’ listings here.
A listing on the Festival mobile app (one page with up to 6 images, 40-word description, and associated reception or other events)
The content for the mobile app listing is identical to the content for the online Festival Schedule listing (above).
Learn more about the app and download iOS and Android versions here.
Here is an example of a listing on the mobile app from the 2023 Festival (place your cursor over the image to scroll):
Inclusion in one ‘What to do’ daily e-newsletter
‘What to do’ is the e-newsletter that DesignTO sends to subscribers daily for the duration of the Festival.
For example, here is the ‘What to do’ that was sent on Friday, January 20, 2023.
And one that was sent on Wednesday, January 25, 2023 (place your cursor over the image to scroll):
DesignTO venue signage
DesignTO provides a Festival window cling — a 11” wide x 17” high (tabloid size) poster that adheres to the inside of a window (facing out). The window cling is not project-specific (i.e. all window clings have the same content, and do not include details about the individual projects). The images and text change every year, but here are examples from past years: