Frontier is a creative exploration company made up of a magazine, design studio and ventures group focused on design driven ideas and idea driven design.

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The Social Explorer

Marshall McLuhan’s prescience endures in the information age.

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Activism Beyond Words

Designing a social movement

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Secret Pho

The devious, subversive, and anti-authoritarian history of Vietnamese comfort food

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Bruce Mau on Stress

And why we should embrace it.

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Institute of Isolation

Preparing our bodies for the strain and solitude of deep space

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Make Colouring Great Again

Has the adult colouring book trend convinced you to pick up your crayons?

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Finding Fogo Island

The surprising story behind the unlikely luxury hotel at one of the earth’s four corners

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New Harvest

Beef without cows. Eggs without hens. Reimagining what’s on our plates in a post-animal, lab-cultured, possibly not-so-distant future.

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GuardLab

Bite Down for Safety’s Sake

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Rebranding Marijuana

Tokyo Smoke and the risks of building a business that isn’t (yet) legal

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Loctote

Carry More, Worry Less

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Nora

Everybody Snores

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Honeymoon in North Korea

Two just-married journalists travel to Pyongyang, the capital of North Korea, or more officially the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), to experience a city on the cusp of change. 

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Punkt Mobile

Text Less, Talk More

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Unstuck Life Courses

Seeing Change Differently

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beginnings

In Pursuit of a Starting Point

Frontier Magazine is a Toronto based publication that explores and celebrates the risks people take in the process of creating something original and worthwhile. Each issue is centered around a theme, and the first issue’s theme, ‘Beginnings’, explores stories of creative exploration spanning the business, design, startup and technology industries.

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