Alexandra Mackenzie (aka Petra Glynt) designed this wild and wonderfully pink poster for Jennifer Castle‘s Polaris 2015 shortlisted Pink City…and we screen printed it! 2015 Polaris Prize nominee Jennifer Castle’s Pink City, 4 colour screen printed on white cover paper. $40. Piiiiiinnnnnkkkk. Available for purchase here!
More Polaris? Oh yes, more Polaris. Calgary’s Byron Eggenschwiler designed this storybook-like poster for 2015 Polaris short list nominee Braids‘ album, Deep in the Iris. 2015 Polaris Prize nominee Braids’ Deep in the Iris, 3 colour screen printed on natural cover paper. $40. Try not to go head over heels for this one (oy vey). Available for purchase … Read More
Another year, another batch of Polaris Prize posters! Screen printed here at Kid Icarus headquarters in the heart of Kensington Market. Here’s Ottawa’s Jamie McLennan of Character Creative‘s take on Caribou‘s Our Love, a 2015 short list nominee. 2015 Polaris Prize short list nominee Caribou’s Our Love, 3 colour screen print on cover white, $40. Available … Read More
Drake‘s been nominated for the Polaris Prize year in and year out (well, aside from his debut record in 2010, Thank Me Later, but I digress). So we here at Kid Icarus have slowly amassed a collection of Drake Polaris posters. It’s become a tradition, almost. Another year, another Drake poster. Here’s Matthew Daley‘s take on the … Read More
Once again, we here at Kid Icarus had the pleasure of printing this year’s Polaris Prize posters for each short list nominee. Here’s the quirky and industrial poster for Viet Cong‘s self-titled release, designed by Alberta native Josh Holinaty. 2015 Polaris Prize nominee Viet Cong, 4 colour screen printed on natural cover paper. $40. Available for purchase … Read More
Enjoying these 2015 Polaris posters? We know you are. And we know that we enjoyed printing them. Kid Icarus’ own Stephanie Cheng designed this awfully clever poster for modern-day-Randy-Newman Tobias Jesso Jr‘s short listed debut album, Goon. 2015 Polaris Prize short list nominee Tobias Jesso Jr.’s Goon, 3 colour screen print on cover white, $40. … Read More
Check out this wild and wonderful poster for BadBadNotGood‘s 2015 Polaris Prize short listed record, Sour Soul, in collaboration with Ghostface Killah. Designed by Martin MacPherson. 2015 Polaris Prize short list nominee BadBadNotGood/Ghostface Killah’s Sour Soul, 4 colour screen print on cover natural, $40. Gnarly. Available for purchase here!
September means the end of summer (sadness), the beginning of school for some (potential sadness), and the Polaris Music Prize (happiness!). They chose the nominees, we printed the posters. Here’s Blake Stevenson‘s work for The New Pornographers‘ short listed album, Brill Bruisers. 2015 Polaris Prize short list nominee New Pornographer’s Brill Bruisers, 3 colour screen print on cover … Read More
We printed the posters for this year’s Toronto Urban Roots Festival (or TURF, clever acronym, no?). It was designed by Jud Haynes, and features chipmunks having a time in a tree. Beyond charming. Thanks, Jud! TURF: Toronto Urban Roots Festival 2015, 18’’ x 24’’, 3 colours on natural overstock, $35. Available at our Kensington location.
Let summer live on with this poster for Alvvays‘ self-titled record, a 2015 short list nominee. Designed by Hamilton’s Heidi Berton. 2015 Polaris Prize short list nominee Alvvays, 5 colour screen print on cover white, $40. Available for purchase here!