Drake Blog


Gallery Talk: Arsenal Toronto's Rosie Prata

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 5 years 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

Ryan McGinley's Quick Visit at Drake

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 5 years, 1 month ago

One of our favourite photographers, Ryan McGinley, stayed with Drake last time he was in town for Christopher Owens' show. When he wasn't busy enjoying breakfast in our Café or dancing at the Beaver he snapped some behind-the-scenes photos from his visit. We also chatted with him briefly about Will Munro, Joni Mitchell and his upcoming projects!

Ryan McGinley

Ceramics for Plastics

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 5 years, 3 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

What would you do on your Drake Staycation?

Posted by Drake, 5 years, 5 months ago

Missed the boat to St. Barths? We're making up for it by taking a staycation at Drake! Find out what four of our staffers would do during their Drake sleepover. Fair warning: you'll want to order endless room-service + take home all the Malin + Goetz products that fill our Crash Pads after reading. Book your own Drake Staycation today.

Shannon Elizabeth Murphy
Hotel + Travel

Poutine et al. - My Quick Trip to Montreal

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 5 years, 5 months ago

Our Marketing Coordinator, Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, headed to Montreal for the weekend to enjoy the sounds of The Based God + explore the city. Find out what she saw, bought + ate.

Shannon Elizabeth Murphy

Haunting Tides: We Chat to Southern Shores

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 5 years, 6 months ago

What do 90s R+B samples, Nova Scotia beaches + synths have in common? The newest "must watch" Toronto duo, Southern Shores! Our Marketing Coordinator, Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, sat down with them for a quick chat to discuss creative process, Vietnamese food and their upcoming Underground show.

Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, Southern Shores