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© 2015 TOBOGGAN DESIGN INC

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NEWS

2016-01-14
Toboggan has been selected to design and implement the Children’s Innovation Space, set to open in fall 2017, at the Canada Science and Technology Museum in Ottawa.

2015-05-11
Toboggan reveals the teaser video of FLIXI, its new product to be launched on Kickstarter on May 28, 2015.

2015-05-07
The Bata Shoe Museum celebrates its 20th anniversary and opens the exhibition "Standing Tall: the curious history of men in heels!" designed by Toboggan and APC.

2014-10-08
Toboggan undertakes, with long-time collaborators Atelier du presse-citron, the 20th anniversary brand identity and two exhibitions for the Bata Shoe Museum.

2013-11-23
The Canadian Children's Museum new traveling exhibition called "Kids Celebrate!" designed by Toboggan premieres at Exploration Place in Prince George, British Columbia.

2013-06-21
The exhibition "Moving With the River" designed by Toboggan opens at the Canadian Museum of Civilizations.

2013-02-15
The Jury of the 2013 Children’s Museum Award announces that the Manitoba Children’s Museum is one of the confirmed finalists.

2012-07-01
The exterior Manitoba Children's Museum sign designed by Toboggan wins the 2012 National Sign Competition in the Stand Alone Sign category.

2012-06-01

Laurent attends the Ecsite conference in Toulouse. He is one of the presenters in a session called: "Exhibition Without Words".

2012-05-04
The DiscoveryLand exhibition is a nominee for the Canadian Science Centres CASCADE award (Best Exhibiton category).

2012-04-20
Renovations of Toboggan's offices in downtown Montreal are complete.

2012-03-28
Toboggan completes the Master Plan for the new Children's Hall at Science Museum Oklahoma.

2011-12-17
DiscoveryLand exhibition for young children is inaugurated at Telus World of Science Edmonton.

2011-12-01
Building Buddies traveling exhibition is launched at Science Museum Oklahoma.

 

PRESS

2015-09-12
Flixi au Téléjournal d'ICI Radio-Canada.

2015-06-22
Toboggan is featured on ICI Radio-Canada's ArTV blog.

2015-05-08
Bata Shoe Museum kicks off 20th anniversary celebrations.

2014-09-09
Kurt Hibchen hosts the season 2 of 'Le design est partout' on ARTV.

2013-11-24
Kids Celebrate, the first exhibit in the newly named gallery.

2013-04-23
Play Scapes
Op art Slides and Lasagna Playscapes

2013-04-10
Kurt Hibchen hosts a television series on design.
'Le design est partout' on ARTV.

2013-03-20
Entertainment Designer
The Truth About Kids (How to design kid spaces)

2012-10-02
Ils dépou
ssièrent les musées !

2012-01-25
Kids Science

2012-01-20
Canadian Capsul Wallets

2011-12-02
Science Museum Oklahoma exhibit builds interest in science

2011-12-05
Telus World of Science set to reopen Discoveryland

2011-06-02
Bigger, better Children's Museum...

2010-02-25
Children's Museum to kick off fundraising campaign

2010-02-17
MosaiC Interviews Kurt Hibchen

2010-02-01
Un casque novateur conçu à... Montréal

2009-11-14
Les designers-fabricants sont parmi nous!

 

AWARDS

2012 National Sign Competition Stand Alone Sign

2009 Good Design Award -Chicago Athenaeum

2003 I.D. Magazine Annual Design Review - Honorable Mention
 

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A descendant of the toboggan is in the Winter Olympics: the bobsled is a toboggan with
a steering mechanism, invented by the Swiss late in the nineteenth century.