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The National Parks Project shows how beautiful our True North Is

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 5 months ago

The National Parks Project is a breathtaking body of work made by 13 filmmakers + 39 musicians all within 13 National Parks across Canada. From ice burgs to deserts, we're hypnotized by the awesomeness of our True North and the talent of the artists.

National Parks Project
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London for Frieze + Berlin for fun

Posted by Mia Nielsen, 2 years, 5 months ago

Some people mark time by the seasons, others organize their lives around old school timetables, but for me, I tell time in art fairs. And as I’m getting my notes in order to head off to Miami for the next art world outpost, I realize I’m behind the times and didn’t tell you about the last gathering – in London for Frieze.

London intro
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Looking Back at James Bond

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 5 months ago

Unless you've been living under a rock, you've certainly heard about the new James Bond Film as well as the major exhibition at TIFF, Designing 007: Fifty Years of Bond Style. We're so excited by all this Bond buzz, we've decided to show you our favourite movie stills + book covers of years past. Why not sip a shaken, not stirred, Drake cocktail while reading?

James Bond
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Ceramics for Plastics

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 2 years, 6 months ago

Designer, Roos Gomperts, has taken everyday objects and re-appropriated them into kinetic works of art. With its bright colours and quirky sounds, this film making us look at our garbage can with a little love.

Shannon Elizabeth Murphy
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Why Not Now?

Posted by Mia Nielsen, 2 years, 6 months ago

Artist Mark Titchner has been staying with us during his residency with the AGO. Have you seen what he's been doing? Just drop by the Drake and keep your eyes peeled!!

Mark Titchner
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Dream Chasers - Drake's Winter Exhibition

Posted by Mia Nielsen, 2 years, 6 months ago

Dream Chasers is almost an exhibition without a theme, or rather an exhibition that had to came together to reveal its theme...

Dream Chasers Drake Hotel
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