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Artist in Residence: Jeremy Jansen

Posted by Robin Clason, 2 years, 5 months ago

Our talented curatorial intern, Robin Clason, sat down with Drake Lab Artist in Residence, Jeremy Jansen for a Q+A and to snap some pics of his transformation of our space.

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Call For Submissions - Untitled T-Shirt Project with Luminato

Posted by Mia Nielsen, 2 years, 6 months ago

Want to be a part of Luminato? The Drake Hotel + Luminato are currently seeking artists, designers and collectives to submit proposals for the Untitled t-shirt project. Untitled is a collaborative project to develop an artist-designed souvenir for the Luminato Festival and will be available for sale at Luminato (June 8-17) and the Drake General Store.

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The Ever Amazing Richard Barnes

Posted by Robin Clason, 2 years, 6 months ago

Our fantastically talented curatorial intern, Robin Clason, shares her thoughts on our new Richard Barnes diptych that "breaks the illusion of fabricated space." Yes please!

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Our Newest Art Collection: Team Macho Lands at Drake

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 6 months ago


In celebration of their second monograph, Toronto's iconic art collective TEAM MACHO now has a selection of pieces hanging in our dining room. "The Merlin Years" showcases their notoriously playful style of mixed media works that incorporate an endless list of materials and methods. We can't get enough of these fantastic works!

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Distorted Gravity: Photography by Anka Zhuravleva

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 7 months ago

Russian artist, Anka Zhuravleva has created these breathtaking images in her series "Distorted Gravity." Each one gives us chills and makes us wish that we could fly!

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Artist in Residence: Nuit Blanche lives on

Posted by Mia Nielsen, 2 years, 7 months ago

We do some big things around here. And sometimes the biggest projects are the most fleeting. Nuit Blanche is no exception, we work for months to develop, install and show installations for the all-night art happening.

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