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Tying in the Winter Solstice Sky with Svava Thordis Juliusson

Posted by Christine Vu, 1 year, 2 months ago

Hamilton based, Iceland born, Svava Thordis Juliusson, was the perfect artist to take part in an installation inspired by the land of fire and ice on the Sky Yard. Her sculptural piece, Black Line - Squiggly with White is made of industrial materials that transports the space into a Northern oasis.

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Cocktail Hour: Sandy De Almeida Shakes Up the Sky Yard with Parisian Fizz

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 8 months ago

Master mixologist Sandy De Almeida gets creative with a Perrier cocktail for summer.


OCADU Artists Swarm the Sky Yard for Maad Hause Pop Up Party

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 10 months ago

Early this month, the MAAD HAUS Pop Up Party popped up on the Sky Yard.


Experiencing Sky Yard Art Garden

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 8 months ago

Drake's Sky Yard Art Garden will feed your mind, body and soul with a communal outdoor space, yet again setting the bar for cultural rooftop experiences.

Luke Ramsey Sky Yard Art Garden

Install In Progress: Luke Ramsey and Julia Dickens Murals

Posted by Drake, 3 years, 9 months ago

Somewhere in between the last dredges of winter's polar vortex and cooler spring temperatures, the Drake Hotel's curatorial team has been hard at work overseeing the installation of three new public murals by Julia Dickens, Micah Lexier, and Luke Ramsey.

Luke Ramsey SY Mural Full Shot
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Getting above it all at The Sky Yard

Posted by Drake, 4 years, 1 month ago

Redefining "rising above."

The Sky Yard, festively warm even in winter.