Jordan Darbishire discusses what makes him tick, what drives his aesthetic, and how he’s making waves in the industrial design space leading one of Canada’s upstart home brands.
Ove 200 photographers and urban explorers attended the #thisopenhouse meet-up for thisopenspace's community at the Lever Brothers Factory.
Curated is a series where thisopenspace sits down with talented members of our community. We asked them to share a bit about themselves and curate their favourite spaces on thisopenspace. Conor Cutz is a frequent face at Toronto's top events. You've probably seen him perform for brands like Versace and Redbull, or headline one of Toronto's largest cultural festivals.
thisopenspace is excited to announce our first ever meet up event, #thisopenhouse, at the Lever Brother’s Factory in the Don Valley neighbourhood. The abandoned factory has been closed off to the public since closing in 2009 and we are excited to share the space with our Toronto community.
When you hear the term “pop-up shop,” you likely imagine a stylish boutique or another high-end offshoot for brands. But more organizations are seeing pop-ups as a way to create a positive impact in their communities one retail experience at a time.
Entrepreneur and designer Mary Young gives her advice for e-commerce brands doing their very own pop-up shop.
Fine furniture designer/maker Kate Duncan tells us how she went from being one of the first thisopenspace guests to in-demand host, and how opening up her massive Gastown loft is making her vision a reality.
thisopenspace's guide on how to rent, book and find a space for your next team office offsite meeting venue.
As the music industry struggles to find its identity, merch pop-ups are becoming the norm, offering artists different revenue streams and a simpler, more intimate way to engage with fans.
Toronto's best holiday pop-up shop is open at 12 Ossington features top brands, curated atmosphere and a one-of-a-kind shopping experience in the heart of Trinity Bellwoods area.
thisopenspace together with Hermann & Audrey are hosting a holiday gift pop up in Toronto with Frank + Oak, Bobbies, Mary Young, Chance & Fate and KOTN.
Sylvia chose this Toronto Artist Loft as the backdrop for her submission to this year's Buffer Festival. We caught up with her to get some insider tips on finding the perfect location.
Frank Ocean's highly anticipated album Boys Don't Cry set our site into a tizzy yesterday with the discovery of a very secret warehouse in Brooklyn.
We spoke with thisopenspace hosts, Tammy, about listing her co-working space on thisopenspace, her love for Toronto, and more. See what makes this local entreprenuer tick...
Fall is coming, and if you’re ahead of the game, you can book the perfect pop-up space during those leaf changing, memory-making months.
You can wander through breathtaking natural beauty on Bowen Island, jump into a vintage airstream in Ottawa, or book the perfect NYC event space for your summer shindig.
We’ve rounded up five stunning outdoor event spaces that are perfectly suited for any festivities you’ve got in the works.
We spoke with thisopenspace hosts, Jon, about listing his apartment on thisopenspace, his love for Vancouver, and more. Read what he had to say about turning his apartment into a revenue machine.
Flory's story is about contrasts — art and movement. It’s a story for anyone who’s considered branching out on their own and embracing the entrepreneurial life.
thisopenspace's summer Instagram contest encourages designers, adventurers, entrepreneurs, creatives, and more to share their passion with us by entering our first ever Instagram your dream pop-up contest.
Plan your month with our events calendar of the very best activities, summer events and our picks from fashion and the arts.
Here's a look at a handful of our newest and most popular spaces, all of which you can book now!
Zoe has transformed her Gastown loft into one of the most popular spaces on thisopenspace for photo shoots and productions. Read how she mastered the art of being a super host.
We were honored to help Sean Combs find the perfect space in New York for his summer pop-up. Here's a photo tour of the pop-up shop that happened in Lower East Side.
Using tribal values rather than personal values to guide us, this post explores the process our team took to identify and align our company's core values.
Discover hundreds of photo studios, galleries, and multi-use spaces perfectly suited for photo and video shoots, performances, private events, and any other type of artistic endeavor.
We all know great design is one of the most important elements when it comes to building a great brand. But how do you do it? In this post, we here from Bench, one of Vancouver’s most successful design-oriented brands, about that very challenge.
thisopenspace UX Designer, Morgan, started renting out here home for photo and video shoots. Since listing, they've hosted client interviews, had a student photographer take photos of food in their bathtub, and had a film crew film a Korean music video. Read the full story...