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Pride 2015 Kick-Off Recap: A Night At The Vernissage Ball

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 9 months ago

On June 14, we kicked off Pride 2015 with the help of Dutch Lanvin + Jazmyn Monroe, who hosted A Night At The Vernissage Ball, a ballroom survey of important moments in art's history and its current iterations. Our resident Drake Underground photographer Patrick Biller attended the Ball, and captured its denizens in their dip, drop, strut runway glory.

Night At Vernissage 02

Luminato Deals for Drake Friends: Contemporary Color, June 22-23

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 9 months ago

Luminato deals for Drake friends: Save 70% on Contemporary Color tickets!

Contemporary Color

Giving small communities a window to the world through film

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 9 months ago

Sarnia will soon be hosting a film festival of their own thanks to Ravi Srinivasan.

SWIFF team

Toasting the End of an Era: Our Fave “Mad Men” Cocktails

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 10 months ago

As we toast the end of the 1960s with our Man Men final episode viewing party in the Hotel’s North Lounge, it seems appropriate to acknowledge the show’s role in introducing to a new generation the Manhattans and proper old-fashioneds tippled by our hard-boozing ad execs.

Mad Men Front Image

Drake Devonshire Artist In Residence: Keith Cole

Posted by Rea McNamara, 2 years, 12 months ago

Earlier this month, Toronto performance artist Keith Cole did a Drake Devonshire artist residency. Cultural programmer Rea McNamara spoke over the phone with Cole, who discussed his residency, Tom Thomson, and his thoughts on residencies as an alternative form of arts education.

Keith Cole - Detail of Zine

Art Exhibits San Francisco: Ai Wei Wei

Posted by Adrienne Turner, 2 years, 12 months ago

An amazing member of our Graphic Design team, Adrienne Turner has a keen eye for aesthetics. Her search for new art influences takes her to the four corners of the globe. In today's Art Exhibits post, Adrienne talks about her recent trip to San Francisco where she had the chance to check out the acclaimed Chinese artist, Ai Wei Wei's, @Large exhibit at the Alcatraz Prison.

Ai Wei Wei