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Sofia Escobar's Textile Installation at Drake One Fifty

Posted by Maggie Lever, 1 year, 7 months ago

Earlier this month, Sofia Escobar, a Toronto-based Peruvian textile and illustration artist installed a site-specific work at our downtown location, Drake One Fifty. We sat down with her to talk about her practice + get to know the emerging artist a little better (read: ask her random questions).

Drake One Fifty Art Sofia Escobar


Posted by Drake, 1 year, 7 months ago

Champagna Enemea is a fearless + fabulous drag queen on West Queer West and this week she's the object of our #DrakeDreams. Learn more at thedrake.ca/drakedreams.

Drake Dreamers Champagna Enemea
Food + Drink

Bet You've Never Tried Shrimp Ceviche with Popcorn

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 7 months ago

This shrimp ceviche is popping off...

Shrimp Ceviche Matt DeMille
Drake General Store

Come Say Hi: Drake General Store's New Flagship Is Now Open

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 7 months ago

If you're wandering Queen West this weekend, pop in to check out our new digs! Our new Drake General Store flagship officially opened this week, and with three floors and a coffee bar, there's lots to explore...

DGS Flagship

Maxwell N. Burnstein, Our Latest Artist-in-Residence

Posted by Jamie Gillingham, 1 year, 7 months ago

Currently on display at the top of The Drake Hotel's grand staircase, a guest's trip to the Sky Yard is immersed by Canadian collage artist Maxwell N. Burnstein's intricate pieces that blend fashion + art and analog + digital.

Maxwell N. Burnstein on The Drake Hotel Sky Yard

LoveIsLoveIsLove: #TBT to our Nearly Nude Pride Party

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 7 months ago

What does PRIDE mean to you??