Kim Kinakin has worked in the music & entertainment industries for over 20 years.
Here's a look at some of the work he's touched and some of his specialties - from package design to merchandise.
Lilith - Tourbook Project Coordinator and Design -Kim Kinakin 36pg tourbook that accompanied the Lilith tour on it's North American voyage.
Avril Lavigne - Under My Skin Album Co-Art Direction & Design - Kim Kinakin 12pg booklet and poster that accompanied the cover art (John Rummen) & photography (James Minchin III)
Advertising, Merchandise & Promotional Items - various clients Production Design -Kim Kinakin Creation of graphics and treatments from exisiting artist collateral for merchandize production.
Avril Lavigne - 'Under My Skin' collateral Art Direction & Design - Kim Kinakin Various singles, promotional items and merchandise following the project design (with John Rummen) & utilizing existing photography (James Minchin III)
Raine Maida - The Hunter's Lulabye Art & Packaging Design - Kim Kinakin Creation of album packaging, design elements, singles and promotional items utilizing existing photos (Katie Hawkins)
Werds - magazine Design - Kim Kinakin Three issues, designed from the ground-up, creation of graphics and treatments from exisiting artist collateral.
Album Artwork - various artists Art & Packaging Design - Kim Kinakin Overview of album packaging & design elements from various projects - just album cover art is showcased here including: Billy Talent, Harrow, Raine Maida, Sense Field & Operation MD.
Artists and projects:
A Camp, Aliqua, Angus & Julia Stone, Ash Koley, Avril Lavgine, Barenake Ladies, Be Good Tanyas, Billy Talent, Black Halos, Brand New, BT, Celina Jade, Chantal Kreviazuk, Coldplay, David Mead, Delerium, DJ Dan, Felix Da Housecat, Frazey Ford, fun,Great Lake Swimmers, Gob, Griffin House, Hem, James Yuil, Jars of Clay, Josh Rouse, Junkie XL, K-OS, Katzenjammer,Kinky, Ladytron, Lhasa, Lilith, Lucy Schwartz, Margaret Cho, MC Lars, Meaghan Smith, Miranda Lee Richards, Morgan Page, Proclaimers, Raine Maida, Sarah McLachlan, Sense Field, Skinny Puppy, St. Lola, State Radio, Swollen Members, Submarines, Sum 41, The Rescues, Uh Huh Her, Weepies, Will Hoge
Companies and labels:
Arista Records,Artwerks Design, Atlantic Records, Island Records, Nettwerk Music Group, Nutone, Revelation Records, Ryko Disc, Sony/BMG, Sub Pop, Warner& many other labels and affiliates.
SUM 41 - All Killer, No FIller Album Design -Kim Kinakin Accordian style CD booklet with album imagery, lyrics and merchandise promotion utilizing existing photos and logo.
San Angelus - Soon We'll All Be Ghosts Packaging, Photography & Design -Kim Kinakin Hand-stamped metal case with 32 page booklet, layout, design & photography - utilizing existing band photography (Danielle Hardy)
The Tenors - 'Under One Sky' Tourbook Layout and Design - Kim Kinakin
32pg tourbook that accompanied the 2015/2016 Under One Sky international tour