Mercury Bureau is a Toronto-based studio working across object, exhibition, and graphic design founded by Shane Krepakevich. Mercury Bureau’s work is founded in a love of the varied forms and materials of objects; the way we live with objects and the difference they make in our lives. These inspirations are used to develop new aesthetic and functional possibilities for meeting our everyday needs. Drawing from Krepakevich’s background in art and geology, Mercury Bureau creates focused, sculptural products that achieve complex results with the simplest means.
AVG (Average) is the balance between design and function. The name closely reflects our philosophy; to source everyday, useful products from around the world that serve a meaningful purpose in our customers lives, while adding to the overall beauty of their daily life.
Founded by designer Chris Hanz with Morgan Maisano in 2016, today in addition to the online store you can find the Average showroom on West Queen West in Toronto.
The collection is hand-picked by the founders and includes unique handmade pieces and mass produced items and can range in form between apparel to furniture, but maintains a common thread of timeless items designed with honesty, thought and integrity.
+1 855 439 4881
1081 Queen St. West
Toronto, ON M6J 1H3
THE AVERAGE SHOWROOM IS CURRENTLY OPERATING BY-APPOINTMENT DUE TO THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK. THE ONLINE SHOP IS OPERATING AS NORMAL.
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