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Frieze New York 2014: Three Picks

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 4 months ago

In just three years, Frieze’s American outpost attests to the success of the London contemporary art fair’s co-opt of the Art Basel model. Here's our three picks for what to check out if you're in New York this weekend.

Frieze NY 2014
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Five Questions: Guy Maddin

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 6 months ago

Canadian filmmaker Guy Maddin, whose Seances, a tribute to the lost films of silent cinema, is part of our current winter exhibition, discusses the concept of loss in cinema, Seances's ultimate fate, and where his relationship with his storied hometown currently stands.

Guy Maddin
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Happy World Poetry Day!

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 6 months ago

It's not just spring that coaxes new life from the barren, worn soil of winter on March 21st. Did you know that today is World Poetry Day?

Toronto Poetry Slam
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Five Questions: Danielle Meder

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 6 months ago

Just in time for World MasterCard Fashion Week, we spoke to local fashion illustrator Danielle Meder about her involvement in our Winter 2014 exhibition, as well as her upcoming fashion lecture in the Drake Underground.

Danielle Meder, Silhouettes and Signals, 2014. This site-specific installation is part of the Drake's current Winter exhibition.
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7 Artworks We Loved At NYC 2014 Art Week

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 6 months ago

With iPhones loaded heavy with art fair snaps, our curatorial team selects their seven favourite works from New York Art Week.

Maynard Monrow Work At Armory
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The Stunning Canvas of Public Spaces

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 6 months ago

Street art gets a bit of a bad rap, and an unfair one at that.

Stunning street art on the buildings of Poland