We’re pretty big fans of Allyson Rousseau’s hand-woven wall hangings over here at DGS, so we figured we’d check in with the multi-talented, multi-disciplinary artist and find out what exactly her weaves were all about.
Spring is almost upon us, time to put away those sweaters and update your wardrobe with seasonal appropriate clothing. Meet Copenhagen-based women's wear brand, Just Female in our latest "Introducing..." post.
Nathan Stein, Drake Hotel's Music Programmer is the mastermind behind the awesome lives shows that happen at the Underground. In today's post, Nathan gives us his "Back Pocket Pick" and pays some well-deserved props to an artist on the brink of breaking it BIG!
With temperatures yo-yoing in NYC — didn't you read about the airplane that skidded off La Guardia's runway? — the same could be said for its massive Art Week. Every March, the international artworld circuit descends on Manhattan, with collectors and art professionals swarming art fair booths and Chelsea shows. The art varies — folded aluminium, neon, sculpture-furniture, ye old painted canvases — and its enough to make this art-viewing a marathon.
Our curatorial team, head of cultural programming Mia Nielsen and assistant curator Rea McNamara, got caught in the maelstrom, but came out safely with some sure art bets for 2015. (Think pink, and yes, maybe even sculpture-furniture.)
Drake Devonshire Chef, Matt DeMille talks spring fever, and how the freshness of the new season inspires the new Drake menus to deliver a darling dining experience.