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Scotiabank Nuit Blanche 2014 transforms Drake into a Safe Space

Posted by Drake, 3 days, 18 hours ago

or Scotiabank Nuit Blanche 2014, “Safe Space” will be a series of site-specific performances and installations that will evolve through the night, with artists’ leading a communal exploration for guests into physical and virtual natures, delving into the graphic artifacts from a pre-bits and bytes world.

A still from Sara Ludy + Nicolas Sassoon's Wallpapers facade projection (Courtesy of the artists)
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Hotel + Travel

Summer in the City

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 2 weeks ago

We’re this close to opening the Drake Devonshire Inn in Wellington and a new Drake General Store in Ottawa, but before we bust our geographical boundaries, we wanted to take a moment to celebrate summer in Toronto.

Toronto Sklyline
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Art

Five Artist Residencies Worth Travelling For

Posted by Drake, 2 months, 2 weeks ago

Pursuing a career in the arts? Forget a MFA. If you're looking to mix your travel with your studio time, here's a selection of five artist residencies worth checking out.

Summer Residencies Banff Art Centre
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Art

Kris Knight Makes Good With Gucci

Posted by Drake, 8 months, 2 weeks ago

Local Queen West portrait master turns heads in Milan.

Kris Knight's "Spook," from 2008.
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Art

Say hi to Ariel (and Janet Werner)

Posted by Drake, 9 months ago

Montreal's visionary of the uncanny valley comes to Drake.

"Ariel" by Janet Werner
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Food + Drink

Drake One Fifty, The Talk of Art + Design

Posted by Drake, 9 months, 3 weeks ago

Taking the design world by storm, one publication at a time.

Drake One Fifty
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