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Five Questions: Kehinde Wiley

Posted by Drake, 1 month, 4 weeks ago

As an artist, Kehinde Wiley is both equally concerned with art history – those grand, majestic portraits by the likes of Gainsborough and Titian – as he is with representation, swapping English kings and queens for swaggering Harlem gents in their finest hip-hop frippery.

Kehinde Wiley's "Femme piquee par un serpent"
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Art

Turning Ten: Shannon Gillette Discusses our Birthday Piñata

Posted by Drake, 2 months ago

Pinatas, for all their outlandish, paper mache glory, represent a celebration of life.

Behind the glass: Shannon Gillette's Drake Turns Ten Piñata.
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Music

Pinball Sessions: Hooded Fang

Posted by Drake, 2 months ago

Hooded Fang pops at Pinball Sessions.

Hooded Fang play the 2011 Hillside Festival.
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Music Monday

Gondry Presents Metronomy's "Love Letters"

Posted by Drake, 2 months ago

French film visionary Michel Gondry hits the music video circuit once again, this time with Metronomy's "Love Letters."

Metronomy's "Love Letters"
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Other

Drake's History, Queen West's History

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 1 week ago

Metro News makes us a little misty-eyed with an insightful look at our history, and we weigh in.

Down The Line The Drake Hotel TIFF
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Hotel + Travel

Drake in 2014: You've come a long way, baby

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 1 week ago

Take a look at not only our beginnings, but the early days of a scene.

Not bad for humble beginnings, right?
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