circa 1974
Vancouver, Canada

Cooper Union School of Art, New York, sculpture graduate
University of Toronto, architecture, third-year transfer
Emily Carr Institute of Art, Vancouver, transfer

general work
Cappellini, New York, art consultant
Troy, New York, collections curator
Parsons, New York, guest blah-blaher
Bound & Unbound, New York, projects director
Prada/OMA, New York, conceptual consultant 
Reflux Editions, New York, project director
Terminal-NYC, project consultant
The Apartment, New York, conceptual consultant
Cite Design Corp, New York, conceptual director
Hermes, Vancouver, visuals
Bing Thom Architects, Vancouver, intern

Commitment, Moss, NYC
Comme des Garcons, CMC, Tokyo
Colette, Paris
Puzzled at Capp, Cappellini, NYC
Property of Tobias Wong, Property, NYC
On/Off, various sites, NYC
On/Off, Deisell Denim Gallery, NYC
Consumption, Cooper Union, NYC
Shelving Studies, Cooper Union, NYC
Triennial Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum, NYC
Jeffrey Deitch Paper Art Store, Art Basel Miami
Out of True, Byblos Gallery, Art Basel Miami
Swarovski Crystal Palace, Art Basel Miami
Modernism, Brooklyn Museum
The Collectibles, Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis
Safe: Design Takes on Risk, MOMA
Safety Nest, Rio, Brazil
Biennale Saint-Etienne, France
Terminal Five, JFK,  NYC
Surface to Air, ISE Gallery, NYC
A.C., Elizabeth Dee Gallery, NYC
Design Mai, Berlin, Germany
7 x 7 Moma in Berlin, Germany
Living Space, Brooklyn, NYC
Hype Gallery, London, UK
Eispavillon, Switzerland
Canary in a Coal Mine, Gallery 91, NYC
Update, DRNY, NYC
888, 888 Broadway, NYC
Biennale Saint-Etienne, France
T for Troy collection, Troy, NYC
InTransit 2, Terminal, NYC
Troy, Off-site, NYC
Bside, Prospects, NYC
InTransit (ICFF), Terminal, NYC
Project 2, Elga Wimmer Gallery, NYC
Design 21, Felissimo, NYC/Paris

Forbes Tastemakers 2007 (USA)
Brooklyn Museum's Young Designer of the Year 2006 (USA)
Athena/RISD award finalist 2005 (USA)
OUT 100 of the year 2005 (USA)

ArtForum Top 10 - T5 JKF  2004 (USA)
Wallpaper* Young Designer of the Year  2004 (UK)
Surface 10 Future - Tenth Anniversary  2004 (USA)
Core77 Top Picks + Honorable Mention 2004 (USA)
Curiously Strong 2004 (USA)
Spiewak Modernist Art Hero of the month 2003 (USA)
Wallpaper* Best Show 2002 (UK
Village Voice Best of NYC 2002  (USA)
Biennale Saint-Etienne 2002 (France)
City Mag Top Ten 2002 (USA)
Design 21 / Felissimo 2001(France)
Frame Expert's Choice #1 (UK)
Cooper Union School of Art (USA) full-tuition scholarship

collaborative projects with / commisions for
Greg Krum Cooper Hewitt
work in progess
Sony for Wallpaper*
Josee Lepage of Commissaires
Ultra Violet for Lite Brite
Swarovski Crystal Palace
Ju$t Another Rich Kid
Item Idem - Cyril Duval
Cappellini Suite for Surface Hotel NYC
Mogu Soft Collection
DUPD / Carlos Salgado
United Bamboo with Terance Koh (APB)
Jenny Holzer/Polaroid Studio for women's charity
Troy holiday collection '02
George Maciunas "Let It Snow" holiday card
Cappellini  "On/Off" light-switch box
Mel Chin various projects
Bound and Unbound “and Sound” for NYC Artist’s Book Fair
Mel Bochner “For Reproduction Only” Bochner Retrospective
Hi-Beam “do beam” Palm PDA, program art direction
Dean MacGregor “Sleeping Project” at agnes b.
Reno Dakota “tobi hiding” in Nest Magazine article

products/works at
Loveless Tokyo - ...
Cooper Hewitt Museum Shop - ....
MoMA Shop - moma.com
LACMA - ...
Paul Smith - paulsmith.com
Black Block / Palais de Tokyo - palaisdetokyo.com
MOMA in Berlin - www.tba
Moss - mossonline.com
Colette - colette.fr
The Future Perfect - thefutureperfect.com
Cappellini - cappelliniNewYork.com
Troy - troysoho.com
Property - propertyfurniture.com
Terminal - terminal-NYC.com
Printed Matter - printedmatter.org
Twentieth LA - twentieth.net
Burberry - burberry.com

profile editorials (not updated for 2006)
ArtForum (USA) review   02.05
New York Times Magazine (USA) "Underminer"   04.05
Frame (UK) "Protect Me From What Tobi Wants"   02.05
Wallpaper (UK) Awards Issue   01.05
SPUR (Japan) Black vs. Diamonds   12.04
Time Out NYC (USA)  JFK Shop   09.04
Interni (italy) NYC Story Matchbook   07.04
Clear (USA)  "Doing Wong" Profile   07.04
Rice Paper (Canada) Feature Profile   07.04
Le colette 5 (France) JFK Terminal 5 Exhibition   06.04
VICE (USA) Tidbits Killer Ring   06.04
The Architects Newspaper (USA) "Bending the Rules"   05.04
Vogue (germany)  Profile   03.04
Black Book (USA) " Consumer Art: The Wong Way"   03.04
BON (Sweden) "Wong Place, Right Time" Profile   01.04

SOMA (USA)   12.03
Art Press (France)   11.03

Abitare (Italy) Gunbook    07.03
Icon (UK) New York Design Fair    07.03
Wallpaper* (UK) "World Gone Wong" Profile   03.03
ELLE (USA) Spring's Hip Parade   03.03

MIXT(E) (France) "Detournements mineurs"  Profile   03.03
Surface (USA)  The House of Troy   03.03
Bazaar (USA) Bazzar's Best    02.03

New York Times (USA) Warhol gift-wrap   12.02
Interni (Italy) "Highlight of the show..." Gunbook   09.02
Core77.com (USA) "Interview with Tobi"  Profile   09.02

Surface (USA) "Shock Star" Profile   09.02
Wallpaper* (UK) "The Best Show" InTransit 2   08.02
Elle Deco (Japan) Profile  08.02
Surface (USA) “Peacemaker?”  Profile
City Magazine (USA) “The Best in Design 2002” 
Frame (Netherlands) “Experts' Choice” for “THIS IS A LAMP”  09.01
Interni (Italy) "Giovanni Designers”   09.01
Marie Clair (France) “Art-Mement”   12.00
Time Out (USA) “You know you want it!”   07.00
+ others (product featured editorials are not listed)
studio visits