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Tenant Category: Books

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401 Richmond is home to a community of over 140 artists, cultural producers, social innovators, galleries, festivals, and shops. Browse our full tenant directory or select a tag below to view our tenants by category.

Between the Lines Publishing

Second floor, Studio 277

40 Years of Books Without Bosses Between the Lines books present new ideas and challenge readers to rethink the world around them. Our authors offer analysis of historical events and contemporary issues not often found in the mainstream. We specialize in informative, non-fiction books on politics and public policy, social issues, Canadian and world history, international development, gender and sexuality, critical race issues, culture, adult and popular education, labour and work, environment, technology, and media. We create high-quality books that…


BookNet Canada is a non-profit organization that develops technology, standards, and education to serve the Canadian book industry. Founded in 2002 to address systemic challenges in the industry, BookNet Canada supports publishing companies, booksellers, wholesalers, distributors, sales agents, and libraries across the country. BookNet Canada’s services and research help companies promote and sell books, streamline workflows, and analyze and adapt to a rapidly changing market. BookNet Canada sets technology standards and educates organizations about how to apply them, performs market…

Gallery 44

First floor, Studio 120

Gallery 44 Centre for Contemporary Photography is a non-profit artist-run centre committed to photography as a multi-faceted and ever-changing art form. Founded in 1979 to establish a supportive environment for the development of photography, Gallery 44’s mandate is to provide a context for reflection and dialogue on contemporary photography and its related practices. Gallery 44 offers exhibition and publication opportunities to national and international artists, award-winning education programs, and affordable production facilities for artists. Through its programs Gallery 44 is…

Musicworks Magazine

Third Floor, Studio 358

Musicworks is Canada’s leading voice in avant-garde music and sound art. Publishing three issues a year (complete with accompanying CDs) since 1978!

Spacing Store

Spacing Magazine and the Spacing Store are headquartered at 401 Richmond. The magazine covers an array of topics related to Toronto urbanism, while the store features an eclectic mix of high-quality Toronto-themed products. Shop in-person or online for books, cards, buttons, magnets, clothing, stationary, limited-edition prints, home accessories, games, toys, and of course, Spacing magazine. Free shipping on Canadian orders $80+, and curbside pick-up available. Spacing has been creating unique and award-winning Toronto-centric products since 2004. The store works directly…

Swipe Design | Books + Objects

Shop in-person or in Swipe’s online store featuring books, cards, jewelry, stationary, home accessories, games and toys. Swipe Design | Books + Objects is an independent store offering the city’s largest selection of contemporary books on graphic design, advertising, architecture and urbanism, along with a curated selection of well-designed products for adults and kids.