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Polaris Prize – Daniel Caesar

Todays Feature – Band: DANIEL CAESAR, Artwork by: Matthew Boyd & Clea Forkert

Ashton Simmonds was born in Oshawa Ontario in 1995.
At only 23 years old he has release 3 albums under his stage name Daniel Caesar.
He has been featured in Rolling Stones ’20 Best R&B Albums of 2014′
His break out single “Get You” has gotten world recognition.
His new album ‘Freudian’ has been nominated for Best R&B Album and
Best Performance from the hit single “Get You” at the Grammy Awards.
It won the Juno Awards ‘R&B Soul Recording of the Year’ & the ‘Recording Engineer of the Year’

Matthew Boyd Is an independent graphic designer and art director based in Toronto, Canada.
He has over 12 years of experience working for large and small clients in many different fields.
Most recently he held the position of Design Director at Concrete.
Previously he was a founding partner of the studio Way Shape Form

Clea Forkert is an independent designer engaged in the creation of books,
catalogues, visual identities, websites, posters and packaging. 

Clea also has 12 years of experience, having worked at communications agency Spencer Francey Peters,
and Underline Studio where she was Associate Creative Director.