Check out some of our past projects and previous exhibitions here.
Oct. 4, 2014 - Oct. 5, 2014
For Scotiabank Nuit Blanche 2014, Safe Space was a series of site-specific performances and installations that evolved 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.
Oct. 1, 2014 - Oct. 16, 2014
From Oct 1-16 2014, Akin Collective will be our Drake Lab artists-in-residence. Over the course of 14 days in the streetside storefront space, artists Michael Vickers and Oliver Pauk have invited 12 of its past and present members to create new site-specific work for the Drake Lab.
Sept. 4, 2014 - Sept. 14, 2014
Stop by the hotel, Drake One Fifty or TIFF Bell Lightbox for a series of video-based works by acclaimed Australian artist Shaun Gladwell
Aug. 26, 2014 - Nov. 26, 2014
The visible unpacking of postcards, family letters and envelopes that veers between compulsive hoarding and careful collecting. An assembled collection of stitched and hand-drawn melancholic poetics on a worn Fruit of the Loom tee shirt. Archival Impulses, the Drake’s fall exhibition, focuses on archives and ephemera, with an emphasis on the history and effect of printed materials, and how artists react to this particular form of vital materialism.
June 26, 2014 - Aug. 26, 2014
Drake’s summer exhibition looks at the various ways contemporary artists are engaging with repeating forms and patterns, inspired by references that include Islamic architecture, field studies, Carnival and Op Art.