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Kellen Hatanaka's Mural on The Drake Café Patio

Posted by Maggie Lever, 2 weeks, 3 days ago

There is a new mural on The Drake Café patio by Toronto-based artist and graphic designer, Kellen Hatanaka! Based on the curated Desert Cool (aka 1960s Palm Springs) summer theme at the Drake and influenced by the patio space, Hatanaka’s work depicts various unique plants and planters painted on a white wooden fence.

Drake Cafe Patio Kellen Hatanaka


Posted by Maggie Lever, 1 month ago

As we gear up for the second Wayhome music festival kicking off today in Oro-Medonte Ontario, The Drake is excited to feature VIDEOMANCY whose work will combine video, lights, projection mapping, installation and more!


Nicole Beno Installs Her Work at WayHome

Posted by Maggie Lever, 1 month, 1 week ago

Come see Nicole Beno's mystical fantasy artworks inspired by the natural landscape at the WayHome Music + Arts Festival this weekend!

Nicole Beno Wayhome Instillation

Drake AV Club: Chloe Brouitt

Posted by Jen McNeely, 1 month, 1 week ago

Last month, we chose seven participants to make up our first-ever Drake AV, a collective for young emerging video artists. From bizarre to hilarious, the stuff coming out of the Drake AV is something to behold - and they'll be gracing Drake TV screens before you know it. Meet some of the young talent we've been working with...starting with Chloe Brouitt.

Drake AV Chloe Brouitt

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

Posted by Jamie Gillingham, 1 month, 2 weeks 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

Happy PRIDE!

Posted by Jen McNeely, 1 month, 3 weeks ago

We want to wish all of you a happy and beautiful Pride weekend! We're bursting with Pride over here and asked illustrator Meags Fitzgerald to capture our spirit; we love what she did

PRIDE Drawing Drake Ambidraw