Allegory and CanvasPop Bring Speed Racer Artwork to Fans’ Walls
SEATTLE, June 1, 2012 — Allegory is pleased to announce a new relationship with CanvasPop allowing fans to create custom canvas prints using their favorite comic book art.
CanvasPop (www.canvaspop.com) is an online on-demand provider of custom, high quality canvas prints with production facilities in Las Vegas, U.S. A. and Ottawa, Canada. They have been transforming photos and art for artists, consumer, photographers and interior designers since 2009. CanvasPop has been featured on Good Morning America, the Today Show, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Mashable, TechCrunch and many other influential magazines and online publications.
“We’re looking forward to this new partnership with Allegory,” said Adrian Salamunovic, CanvasPop co-founder. “These images bring us all back to our childhood and we’re excited to be a part of it.”
Allegory has released a selection of artwork from its new Speed Racer series Circle of Vengeance, written by acclaimed writer Tommy Yune with artwork by Transformers artist, Robby Musso and Lucas artist, Lee Koshe. Allegory will eventually allow fans of Speed Racer and other Allegory titles to select artwork and customize canvases for their home or office.
As Allegory CEO Chad Smith said, “We’re really excited about this relationship. CanvasPop will allow fans to take our artwork from the printed page and turn it into high-quality art for their homes and offices.”
Allegory is a transmedia company headquartered in Seattle, Washington with offices in New York, and Rio de Janeiro. Allegory produces entertainment products including all forms of illustrated books, young adult/tween titles, games, toys, collectibles and fine art and digital media applications. Allegory operates three distinct businesses: Allegory Media manages the development of all print and digital illustrated and non-illustrated books, digital applications, digital portals for the consumer and business market and related merchandise. Allegory Games develops a wide range of games for mobile devices, consoles and the web. Allegory is also in the process of creating Allegory Toys, a label that partners with existing and new toy companies to develop toys based on licensed and organic Allegory titles as well as original concepts. Learn more at www.allegorymedia.co
CanvasPop is the web’s most innovative provider of custom, high-quality canvas printing services. CanvasPop empowers photographers, digital artists, interior designers and everyday customers to print their images on high-quality canvas. CanvasPop allows anyone to print any image including Facebook, iPhone and Instagram pictures, at virtually any size regardless of the original resolution of the image. CanvasPop’s goal is to provide both consumers and professionals with the easiest way to print any image on canvas. CanvasPop has printing and distribution facilities in the United States and Canada. CanvasPop is a DNA 11 company. For more information, please visit www.canvaspop.com