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Spotlight on Artisans + Win Tickets to the One of a Kind Show!

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 1 week ago

Recently we’ve discovered that we have more than just a few members of the Drake Fam that have talents + hobbies that extend far beyond their roles at the Drake. When not hanging out with their respective Drake family members, they are busy making anything from jewellery to encaustics, to installation pieces + more.

Makers
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Drake by the Lake

The Drake Devonshire Holiday Market 2015

Posted by Drake, 3 months, 1 week ago

We are thrilled to announce the return of the Annual Holiday Market at Drake Devonshire in Prince Edward County on December 5th from 3-9PM.

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Art

Going Everywhere and Anywhere with Douglas Coupland

Posted by Drake, 11 months, 3 weeks ago

From Microserfs to Kitty Clone, Douglas Coupland has continued the distinctly Canadian tradition of McLuhanian thought regarding society, technology and culture. On now until April 26, Douglas Coupland: everywhere is anywhere is everything is the first major survey of the writer and artist's work, taking place at two notable Toronto institutions, the ROM and MOCCA.

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Drake Devonshire Artist In Residence: Winnie Truong

Posted by Rea McNamara, 11 months, 4 weeks ago

Earlier this month, Toronto artist Winnie Truong was one of the first artists to participate in our Drake Devonshire Artist-in-Residence programme. We caught up with her about her time at the Lake, where she discussed the work she did as well as delved further into the nature of her practice.

Winnie Truong at the Lake
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Food + Drink

Hong Yi's Amazing Food Art

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 9 months ago

We've always been told not to play with our food. We're really glad that Malaysian artist and architect, Hong Yi, never received that memo! Her food-based works have been growing in popularity and making her fans astonished and definitely hungry. Which kind of food would you want to be made from?

Hong Yi
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Gallery Talk: Arsenal Toronto's Rosie Prata

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 2 years, 10 months ago

Arsenal is more than just a contemporary gallery, it also functions as a beautiful space for private, corporate + charitable events. Located in the Junction, Arsenal is a great addition to the neighbourhood that some consider responsible for saving Toronto's art scene. We sat down with the Associate Director, Rosie Prata, to talk about what Arsenal has planned for the year and who she'd enjoy a Drake burger with.

Arsenal Toronto
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