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Five Questions: Peter Schjeldahl

Posted by Drake, 5 months, 3 weeks ago

Peter Schjeldahl, the New Yorker’s art critic, has been covering the art world since the 1960s, back when he was a bohemian living in a cold water flat in the East Village.

Peter Schjeldahl
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Art

Five Questions: Kehinde Wiley

Posted by Drake, 6 months ago

As an artist, Kehinde Wiley is both equally concerned with art history – those grand, majestic portraits by the likes of Gainsborough and Titian – as he is with representation, swapping English kings and queens for swaggering Harlem gents in their finest hip-hop frippery.

Kehinde Wiley's "Femme piquee par un serpent"
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Art

Turning Ten: Shannon Gillette Discusses our Birthday Piñata

Posted by Drake, 6 months, 1 week ago

Pinatas, for all their outlandish, paper mache glory, represent a celebration of life.

Behind the glass: Shannon Gillette's Drake Turns Ten Piñata.
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Hotel + Travel

Take a Ride With CVC

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 4 months ago

Getting around NYC can sometimes be a bit overwhelming. Thankfully Nick from CVC Ride is at your call! He's our CEO, Jeff Stober's, official NYC driver. Think of him like a super hero with a car who will pick you up from the airport + show you where to get a hotdog at 3AM. We chatted with him about his favourite parts about The Big Apple and who he'd eat a Drake burger with.

CVC Ride
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People

What would you do on your Drake Staycation?

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 10 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
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Style

We Chatted With "Shit Girls Say" After the Release of Their First Video

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 2 years, 8 months ago

The creators of the brilliant Shit Girls Say Twitter have released their first video featuring a cameo by Juliette Lewis. We have to admit that this Natural Born Killer is outshone by the painfully witty and accurate writing of Graydon Sheppard and Kyle Humphrey. We chatted with them briefly about their recent viral success and why a "Shit Guys Say" wouldn't quite work.
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