The Toronto home of mega recording artist Aubrey Drake Graham is something else altogether. The designer’s nods to Art Deco style become more explicit in the lavish canary-yellow lounge, which, like several other spaces in the house, can be glimpsed in Drake’s videos for his songs “When to Say When”/“Chicago Freestyle” and “Toosie Slide.” The room’s crowning glory is a foliate ceiling of concentric backlit hexagonal panels wrapped in Alcantara faux suede, with a massive Venini-glass sunburst chandelier dropped from its center. The epic great room, which soars to 44 feet high, pumps up the volume even further. That message is delivered through the size of the rooms and the materials and details of the floors and the ceilings. AD Gypsum Supply is now comprised of 153 members with 387 branch locations. Rafauli describes the crazysexycool interiors as “modern Art Deco,” again referencing a classic historical style that has been tweaked and rejuvenated to mirror the spirit of the times as well as the DNA of his high-profile client. Rafauli custom carpet by The Rug Company. I wanted to make sure people can see the work I’ve put in over the years reflected from every vantage point.”. The second jewel of the great room is a monumental iteration of Lobmeyr’s iconic Metropolitan chandelier, originally designed by Hans Harald Rath for the Viennese maker to decorate the Metropolitan Opera in New York City in 1963. “I also think the house says that I will forever remain solid in the place I was born.”. To revisit this article, visit My Profile, then View saved stories. Architectural Digest may earn a portion of sales from products that are purchased through our site as part of our Affiliate Partnerships with retailers. Drake insists, “It’s overwhelming high luxury. In the master bedroom, Rafauli incorporated a hummingbird tapestry by Alexander McQueen for The Rug Company into the bedding. View cart for details. A backlit panel of brown agate semi-precious stone softly illuminates the studio lounge. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for AD (ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST) MAGAZINE - MAY 2020 - DRAKE at the best online prices at eBay! Custom chandelier by. A bespoke Bösendorfer concert grand piano designed by Ferris Rafauli and Takashi Murakami anchors the great room. Drake’s favorite spot in the house is his 3,200-square-foot master-bedroom suite, with an additional 1,100 square feet of covered terraces. “In form, materials, and execution, the structure is a proper 19th-century limestone mansion. 401 South Fourth Street W, Fort Atkinson, WI 53538, For comments or questions about this Web site contact: "The significant synergies and strategic benefits of combining these two premier organizations is expected to result in mutual growth for leading gypsum manufacturers and distributors in the years to come," said Rugg. The bed and bed base, which weigh roughly one ton and cost more than many people’s entire homes, is from Rafauli’s new line for Hästens, called Grand Vividus. We are now the largest buyer of wallboard and steel framing in the USA. Tour More of the Toronto Home of Superstar Recording Artist Drake . All rights reserved. Fashion styling by Mellany Sanchez. “Once you’ve chosen a certain style, you can dance within that style,” the designer observes. This union brings together two of the largest independent gypsum supply buying groups in the United States. As always, God is in the details. All rights reserved. AD announced the merger of The Drake Group LLC and AD’s Building Materials Division to form the AD Gypsum Supply Division. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Condé Nast. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement (updated 1/1/20) and Privacy Policy and Cookie Statement (updated 1/1/20) and Your California Privacy Rights. The furnishings, here as throughout the home, were all custom designed by Rafauli in materials that range from dyed ostrich skin and mohair to macassar and bronze. It’s the perfect place to display the musician’s extensive wardrobe, sneaker collection, and the array of precious Hermès Birkin bags that he has been amassing for years. Over 10 years ago, the AMAROK Drywall cooperative joined AD to become AD Building Materials. By joining forces, we will get the best of both worlds; programs and services we value from Drake, expanded supplier and member relationships, and the multi-industry scale and professional infrastructure of AD. And the hits keep coming. Plus articles by contributing writers that include Troy Harrison, Howard Coleman, Cara DeGraff and other leading experts in the distribution community. Magazine. Robb Rugg, longtime Drake Group executive director, will be joining the new division in a consulting role thru 2021 focused on the non-purchasing side of value-add. AD announced the merger of The Drake Group LLC and AD’s Building Materials Division to form the AD Gypsum Supply Division. The nightstands feature mother-of-pearl inlays, and the bedding incorporates an Alexander McQueen hummingbird tapestry from The Rug Company. Seine Küche, seine Chill-Area und sogar sein Schlafzimmer! The centerpiece of the master bath is a 4,000-pound tub of faceted black marble carved from a single block. 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It’s a 1+1=3 scenario for all independent gypsum distributors,” said Trent Chandler, executive committee chairman of the Drake Group and owner of Edgemont Stone & Supply Co. Lenin Juarez, AD Building Materials Division board chairman and managing partner of Action Gypsum, said, “The critical mass of our newly combined membership will provide additional scale. issue of Industrial Supply magazine is off the press. © 2020 Condé Nast. The bed is by Hästens x Ferris Rafauli; pendants by Jonathan Browning Studios. Indeed, the scale of the rooms sets the tone for the home experience from the moment one enters the vast entry hall, which is clad in solid limestone with beveled inserts of Nero Marquina marble beneath a faceted ceiling of antique mirror framed in bronze. In der Architektur-Zeitschrift „AD Magazin“ präsentiert Drake seine fette Luxus-Villa in Toronto. But instead of vast expanses of cheap drywall and mountains of ungainly furniture upholstered with a hot glue gun, stately Drake Manor, as envisioned by Canadian architectural and interior designer Ferris Rafauli, is a marvel of old-world craftsmanship, constructed of limestone, bronze, exotic woods, and other noble materials. Two sculptures by Kaws flank the home’s entrance. At one end of the space, a bespoke concert grand piano by the venerable Austrian piano maker Bösendorfer designed in collaboration with Japanese artist Takashi Murakami and Rafauli sits nestled within a portal defined by floor-to-ceiling panels of macassar ebony set alongside bronze screens fronting more antique beveled mirror. Copyright © 1995-2020 eBay Inc. All Rights Reserved. Measuring 50,000 square feet, with amenities such as an NBA regulation-size indoor basketball court crowned by a 21-square-foot pyramidal skylight, Drake’s astonishing domicile certainly qualifies as extravagant. Equally dramatic is Drake’s two-story closet, adorned with amethyst hardware, rock crystal, and seating upholstered in diamond-tufted shearling with polished nickel studs. The official NBA-size court is painted with details inspired by Drake’s lifestyle brand, October’s Very Own. “The bedroom is where I come to decompress from the world at the end of the night and where I open my eyes to seize the day,” he says. Over the pool, a backlit slab of Nero Assoluto granite offers interchangeable atmosphere lighting. This prized possession is an authentic marriage of artistry, craft, and quality,” Rafauli notes. Remember the chintzy, pimped-out McMansions that were a staple of the long-running MTV series Cribs? That’s not what Drake wanted, and that’s not what I do.”. And there isn’t a Scarface poster in sight. “It will be one of the things I leave behind, so it had to be timeless and strong,” he adds. Something went wrong. There’s the world-class recording studio, which Drake likens to “eccentric 1970s studios mixed with Annabel’s in London”; the well-used kitchen that features the first stove from Rafauli’s new line for La Cornue; the awards room, which tells the story of Drake from his childhood to his years on the Canadian television show Degrassi: The Next Generation to his reign as a Grammy-winning artist; the hall of sports jerseys displayed in museum-like vitrines; and the indoor swimming pool sheathed in black granite. With more than 20,000 pieces of hand-cut Swarovski crystal, the dazzling light sculpture is the second largest installation of its kind in the world. Drake, in a Kapital sweatshirt and 1017 ALYX 9SM pants, with Rafauli in the lounge. AD Gypsum Supply is now comprised of 153 members with 387 branch locations. The Nov./Dec. Copyright © 2010-2020 Direct Business Media, LLC. But the exterior profiles are more minimal and the lines are a bit cleaner,” says Rafauli, who heads his own namesake luxury design/build firm based in Ontario. Dubbed The Embassy, the house takes its cues from traditional Beaux Arts architecture, distilled and slightly abstracted to imbue the classic idiom with a more contemporary spirit. Erwan Boulloud aluminum cocktail table; vintage Ricardo Fasanello chair. Ad Choices, Superstar Drake goes home to Toronto to build his eye-popping pleasure dome, The master bath features a Nero Marquina marble vanity and tub. VOGEL-BETTWÄSCHE Erste Einblicke davon gibt’s ja schon in seinem aktuellen Musik-Video „Tootsie Slide“. Every detail of the sprawling property has been meticulously conceived and executed. The headboard, accented with antique mirror and channel-tufted leather, encompasses a whiskey-and-­champagne bar on the reverse side. I can speak without hesitation and from personal experience that when groups merge with AD, they are respected as equal partners. It features an in-depth cover story about how Mallory Safety and Supply offers solutions that extend beyond its traditional focus on safety. Free shipping for many products! Drake’s favorite spot in the house is his 3,200-square-foot master-bedroom suite, with an additional 1,100 square feet of covered terraces. In addition, the increase in membership will significantly enhance our members’ ability to network and share best practices among the best independent gypsum distributors in the country.”, Dan Maroni, president of AD Building Materials and the new AD Gypsum Supply Division, added, “I am very grateful to the AD Building Materials board and the executive committee members of the Drake Group for their effective collaboration and leadership during the merger conversations. “This isn’t stucco, paint, and fake gold. A suspended cantilevered block marble stair is adorned with chandeliers by Rafauli. “Because I was building it in my hometown, I wanted the structure to stand firm for 100 years. I look forward to ensuring that every new member of AD Gypsum Supply will receive the highest level of support from our team.”. The new AD Gypsum Supply Division will be part of the AD Building Materials Business Unit and will continue to be led by Dan Maroni. “Drake’s world completely revolves around music, so he wasn’t going to buy just any piano. I wanted it to have a monumental scale and feel,” Drake says of his passion project. This union brings together two of the largest independent gypsum supply buying groups in the United States. Die neuen Pics aus seiner Bude sind aber noch privater! {"modules":["unloadOptimization","bandwidthDetection"],"unloadOptimization":{"browsers":{"Firefox":true,"Chrome":true}},"bandwidthDetection":{"url":"","maxViews":4,"imgSize":37,"expiry":300000,"timeout":250}}. Our website,, offers constant original coverage of the interior design and architecture worlds, new shops and products, travel destinations, art and cultural events, celebrity style, and high-end real estate as well as access to print features and images from the AD archives. “AD’s recent transition to a member-owned organization helped pave the way for these two giants in gypsum supply to come together. Drake, wearing Tom Ford and sneakers by Nike, in his Toronto home. Custom bronze-and-solid-marble chandelier by Rafauli; Escarpment Light and Nero Marquina marble cover the floor. Surveying the splendors of his Canadian pleasure palace, Drake takes the long view: “I think the house shows that I have true faith in myself to take on this task when I was just 27 and see it through,” says the now 33-year-old superstar. “The bed lets you float, the shower lets you escape and gather your thoughts, and the closet makes you want to talk to yourself while you’re getting dressed.”.
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