Canadian Creatives | Zahra Ebrahim: Using Design to Create Community

This episode of Canadian Creatives features Zahra Ebrahim, the Founder and Principal of archiTEXT.

Zahra brings together design, social change and community. Raised in Vancouver and educated in Montreal, she is currently based in Toronto.

Her design think tank and creative agency, archiTEXT inc., has worked with national non-profits and social enterprises, focusing on education community design and innovation consulting. Zahra works to bring together groups to tackle the intersections of architecture and design with social change.

Zahra Talks

She also directs the Community. Design. Initiative., a project engaging some of Canada’s most marginalized youth in architecture and design in Toronto’s priority neighbourhoods.

Zahra and her work has been featured in events like Toronto Design Offsite Festival and Nuit Blanche, in national media, and has shared her insight in her very own TEDx Talk.

Zahra Interview

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