ADC Awards

The ADC Annual Awards is the oldest continuously running industry award show in the world. Now in its 99th year, these Awards celebrate the very best in advertising, design, illustration, photography, packaging, motion and digital media, all with a focus on craftsmanship and innovation.

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Agency

Client

Title

Category

Annual ID

POP Marble Run Agency: Alt Group / Auckland Client: Auckland Council Category: Environmental / Museums / Gallery Installation - Single
La Cité du Vin Permanent Exhibition, Bordeaux, France Agency: Casson Mann / London Client: Casson Mann Category: Environmental / Museums / Gallery Installation - Single
Elephant magazine Agency: Atlas / Palma de Mallorca + Elephant Publishers / London Client: Elephant Publishers Category: Editorial / Magazine Full Issue - Series
Top Gun Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Illustration / Press - Single
InstantDJ Agency: BBDO / New York Client: Bacardi Category: Craft in Digital / Sound Design - Single
Outcast Interactive Trailer: “Possession Begins” Agency: Campfire at SapientRazorfish / New York Client: Cinemax Category: Craft in Digital / Sound Design - Single
Great Barrier Reef Foundation Brand Ecosystem Agency: Leo Burnett / Melbourne Client: Great Barrier Reef Foundation Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Corporate Identity Integrated - Series
integrate branding programs Materia Agency: Paprika / Montreal Client: Materia Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Corporate Identity Integrated - Series
Duel Agency: Venables Bell and Partners / San Francisco + Rattling Stick / Los Angeles + Work Editorial / Los Angeles + The Mill / San Francisco Client: Audi of America Category: Craft in Video / Special Effects - Single
End of society simulator Agency: BETC / Paris + BETC DIGITAL / Paris Client: UBISOFT Category: Interactive / Data Visualization - Single
Google Presents: The Hidden Worlds of the National Parks Agency: Google Brand Studio / San Francisco + Stink Digital / New York + Ghost Robot / New York + Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith / Los Angeles Client: National Parks Service + Google Category: Interactive / 360 Video - Single
ANTIdiaRy Agency: R/GA / New York Client: Samsung Category: Interactive / 360 Video - Single
Macunaíma Agency: Casa Rex / São Paulo Client: Ateliê Editorial Category: Book Design / Image-Driven Book - Single
Schriftbilder Bilderschrift - Chinesisches Plakat- und Buchdesign heute Agency: hesign / Berlin Client: Museum Folkwang Category: Book Design / Image-Driven Book - Single
An Olympic Catastrophe Agency: Eiko Ojala / Wellington + The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Illustration / Magazine Cover / Newspaper Front Page - Single
Jägermeister Coolpack Agency: Cheil Germany / Schwalbach am Taunus Client: Mast-Jägermeister SE Category: Product Design / Food / Beverage - Single
Party Mouth Agency: HunterGatherer / New York + Skyrmish / Los Angeles Client: Sesame Workshop Category: Motion / Music Video - Single
Sisters Agency: Psyop / Los Angeles Client: Psyop Category: Motion / Music Video - Single
Secret Society Agency: GSD&M / Austin Client: Avocados from Mexico Category: Craft in Digital / Copywriting for Digital - Single
ANTIdiaRy Agency: R/GA / New York Client: Samsung Category: Apps / Games / Entertainment - Single
Prison of the Head Agency: The Nine / Shanghai Client: Amnesty International Category: Illustration / Motion - Series
Question Madness Anthem Agency: Sid Lee / Montreal + Nonfiction Unlimited / Santa Monica Client: The North Face Category: Craft in Video / Editing - Single
Neighborhoods Agency: Airbnb / San Francisco Client: Airbnb Category: Photography / Travel / Tourism - Series
Kobe's Rules Book Agency: Africa / Sao Paulo + PBA Cinema/ Produtora Associados / Sao Paulo + Big Foote / Sao Paulo Client: ESPN Category: Book Design / Book Typography - Single
Modern Pop Sushi Agency: HAKUHODO INC. / TOKYO Client: Kappa Create Co., Ltd. Category: Illustration / Wildcard - Series
A Whole World Blind Agency: Dammsavage Inc / Brooklyn + Daylight Books / Durham Client: Daylight Books Category: Photography / Books - Single
Lost In The Rain (Drive with Care) Agency: MRM//McCann / Singapore + Commonwealth//McCANN / India Client: GM Chevrolet Category: Environmental / Wayfinding Systems / Signage - Single
The Blacker the Berry, Kendrick Lamar Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Illustration / Magazine / Newspaper Spread - Single
Album of the Year, Lemonade Agency: Entertainment Weekly / New York Client: Entertainment Weekly Category: Illustration / Magazine / Newspaper Spread - Single
Make a Masterpiece Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + Emotion Studios / Sausalito + eLevel / San Francisco Client: Adobe Category: Interactive / Campaign Site - Single
Google Presents: The Hidden Worlds of the National Parks Agency: Google Brand Studio / San Francisco + Stink Digital / New York + Ghost Robot / New York + Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith / Los Angeles Client: National Parks Service + Google Category: Interactive / Campaign Site - Single
Cryptaris Agency: McCann / New York + Universal McCann / New York + MRM/McCann / New York + Weber Shandwick / New York Client: US Army Category: Interactive / Campaign Site - Single
Can't Stop Agency: R/GA / New York Client: Samsung Category: Interactive / Campaign Site - Single
Dove: Dear Media Agency: SapientRazorfish / New York Client: Dove Category: Interactive / Campaign Site - Single
Outcast Interactive Trailer: ?Possession Begins? Agency: Campfire at SapientRazorfish / New York Client: Cinemax Category: Interactive / Campaign Site - Single
Every phenomenon is virtual Agency: starbrand / shenzhen Client: starbrand Category: Posters / Promotional - Single
3T Agency: Brand New School / New York + Carrot Creative / Brooklyn Client: OnePlus Category: Craft in Motion / Animation / Animated Logo - Single
A Love Story Agency: Chipotle Mexican Grill / Denver + CAA Marketing / Los Angeles Client: Chipotle Mexican Grill Category: Craft in Motion / Animation / Animated Logo - Single
The Origins of Ilvermorny Agency: Elastic / Santa Monica Client: Pottermore Category: Craft in Motion / Animation / Animated Logo - Single
The Escape Agency: Geisel Productions / New York + Anonymous Content / Los Angeles Client: BMW Category: Branded Content & Entertainment / Online Video - Long Form - Single
Life is electric Agency: DENTSU INC. / Tokyo Client: Panasonic corporation Category: Illustration / Promotional / Collateral - Series
Speech Bluddles Agency: Juniper Park\TBWA / Toronto Client: CJFE Category: Illustration / Posters - Series
Prison of the Head Agency: The Nine / Shanghai Client: Amnesty International Category: Illustration / Posters - Series
Looking Back Agency: FCB Chicago / Chicago Client: Clark Street Bridge Category: Craft in Writing / Broadcast for TV / Film / Video - Single
Fuel Transport Agency: Sid Lee / Toronto Client: Fuel Transport Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Corporate Identity for Print - Series
Pixel Live Wallpapers Agency: B-Reel / Los Angeles Client: Google Category: Craft in Digital / Use of Technology - Single
Pocket Patrol Agency: Leo Burnett / Sydney Client: Samsung Australia Category: Craft in Digital / Use of Technology - Single
Can't Stop Agency: R/GA / New York Client: Samsung Category: Craft in Digital / Use of Technology - Single
We are all connected Agency: White Rabbit / Budapest + WWF Hungary / Budapest + Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design / Budapest + Vertigo Digital / Budapest Client: WWF Hungary Category: Craft in Motion / Direction - Single
Dance For Life Agency: Sandro Productions / Chicago + Galambos + Associates / Chicago + Dancers United / Chicago Client: Dance For Life Category: Photography / Books - Series

2017 Design Merit Award

Alt Group / Auckland

Auckland Council

POP Marble Run

Environmental / Museums / Gallery Installation - Single

ADC_DES17098M

2017 Design Merit Award

Casson Mann / London

Casson Mann

La Cité du Vin Permanent Exhibition, Bordeaux, France

Environmental / Museums / Gallery Installation - Single

ADC_DES17099M

2017 Design Merit Award

Atlas / Palma de Mallorca + Elephant Publishers / London

Elephant Publishers

Elephant magazine

Editorial / Magazine Full Issue - Series

ADC_DES17077M

2017 Design Merit Award

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

Top Gun

Illustration / Press - Single

ADC_DES17100M

2017 Digital Merit Award

BBDO / New York

Bacardi

InstantDJ

Craft in Digital / Sound Design - Single

ADC_DIG17084M

2017 Digital Merit Award

Campfire at SapientRazorfish / New York

Cinemax

Outcast Interactive Trailer: “Possession Begins”

Craft in Digital / Sound Design - Single

ADC_DIG17085M

2017 Design Merit Award

Leo Burnett / Melbourne

Great Barrier Reef Foundation

Great Barrier Reef Foundation Brand Ecosystem

Branding / Branding Systems / Corporate Identity Integrated - Series

ADC_DES17070M

2017 Design Merit Award

Paprika / Montreal

Materia

integrate branding programs Materia

Branding / Branding Systems / Corporate Identity Integrated - Series

ADC_DES17071M

2017 Advertising Merit Award

Venables Bell and Partners / San Francisco + Rattling Stick / Los Angeles + Work Editorial / Los Angeles + The Mill / San Francisco

Audi of America

Duel

Craft in Video / Special Effects - Single

ADC_ADV17063M

2017 Digital Merit Award

BETC / Paris + BETC DIGITAL / Paris

UBISOFT

End of society simulator

Interactive / Data Visualization - Single

ADC_DIG17067M

2017 Digital Merit Award

Google Brand Studio / San Francisco + Stink Digital / New York + Ghost Robot / New York + Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith / Los Angeles

National Parks Service + Google

Google Presents: The Hidden Worlds of the National Parks

Interactive / 360 Video - Single

ADC_DIG17108M

2017 Digital Merit Award

R/GA / New York

Samsung

ANTIdiaRy

Interactive / 360 Video - Single

ADC_DIG17109M

2017 Design Merit Award

Casa Rex / São Paulo

Ateliê Editorial

Macunaíma

Book Design / Image-Driven Book - Single

ADC_DES17063M

2017 Design Merit Award

hesign / Berlin

Museum Folkwang

Schriftbilder Bilderschrift - Chinesisches Plakat- und Buchdesign heute

Book Design / Image-Driven Book - Single

ADC_DES17064M

2017 Design Merit Award

Eiko Ojala / Wellington + The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

An Olympic Catastrophe

Illustration / Magazine Cover / Newspaper Front Page - Single

ADC_DES17110M

2017 Design Merit Award

Cheil Germany / Schwalbach am Taunus

Mast-Jägermeister SE

Jägermeister Coolpack

Product Design / Food / Beverage - Single

ADC_DES17095M

2017 Motion Merit Award

HunterGatherer / New York + Skyrmish / Los Angeles

Sesame Workshop

Party Mouth

Motion / Music Video - Single

ADC_MOT17021M

2017 Motion Merit Award

Psyop / Los Angeles

Psyop

Sisters

Motion / Music Video - Single

ADC_MOT17022M

2017 Digital Merit Award

GSD&M / Austin

Avocados from Mexico

Secret Society

Craft in Digital / Copywriting for Digital - Single

ADC_DIG17095M

2017 Digital Merit Award

R/GA / New York

Samsung

ANTIdiaRy

Apps / Games / Entertainment - Single

ADC_DIG17096M

2017 Design Merit Award

The Nine / Shanghai

Amnesty International

Prison of the Head

Illustration / Motion - Series

ADC_DES17108M

2017 Advertising Merit Award

Sid Lee / Montreal + Nonfiction Unlimited / Santa Monica

The North Face

Question Madness Anthem

Craft in Video / Editing - Single

ADC_ADV17066M

2017 Design Merit Award

Airbnb / San Francisco

Airbnb

Neighborhoods

Photography / Travel / Tourism - Series

ADC_DES17116M

2017 Design Merit Award

Africa / Sao Paulo + PBA Cinema/ Produtora Associados / Sao Paulo + Big Foote / Sao Paulo

ESPN

Kobe's Rules Book

Book Design / Book Typography - Single

ADC_DES17062M

2017 Design Merit Award

HAKUHODO INC. / TOKYO

Kappa Create Co., Ltd.

Modern Pop Sushi

Illustration / Wildcard - Series

ADC_DES17109M

2017 Design Merit Award

Dammsavage Inc / Brooklyn + Daylight Books / Durham

Daylight Books

A Whole World Blind

Photography / Books - Single

ADC_DES17119M

2017 Design Merit Award

MRM//McCann / Singapore + Commonwealth//McCANN / India

GM Chevrolet

Lost In The Rain (Drive with Care)

Environmental / Wayfinding Systems / Signage - Single

ADC_DES17096M

2017 Design Merit Award

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

The Blacker the Berry, Kendrick Lamar

Illustration / Magazine / Newspaper Spread - Single

ADC_DES17111M

2017 Design Merit Award

Entertainment Weekly / New York

Entertainment Weekly

Album of the Year, Lemonade

Illustration / Magazine / Newspaper Spread - Single

ADC_DES17112M

2017 Digital Merit Award

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + Emotion Studios / Sausalito + eLevel / San Francisco

Adobe

Make a Masterpiece

Interactive / Campaign Site - Single

ADC_DIG17061M

2017 Digital Merit Award

Google Brand Studio / San Francisco + Stink Digital / New York + Ghost Robot / New York + Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith / Los Angeles

National Parks Service + Google

Google Presents: The Hidden Worlds of the National Parks

Interactive / Campaign Site - Single

ADC_DIG17062M

2017 Digital Merit Award

McCann / New York + Universal McCann / New York + MRM/McCann / New York + Weber Shandwick / New York

US Army

Cryptaris

Interactive / Campaign Site - Single

ADC_DIG17063M

2017 Digital Merit Award

R/GA / New York

Samsung

Can't Stop

Interactive / Campaign Site - Single

ADC_DIG17064M

2017 Digital Merit Award

SapientRazorfish / New York

Dove

Dove: Dear Media

Interactive / Campaign Site - Single

ADC_DIG17065M

2017 Digital Merit Award

Campfire at SapientRazorfish / New York

Cinemax

Outcast Interactive Trailer: ?Possession Begins?

Interactive / Campaign Site - Single

ADC_DIG17066M

2017 Design Merit Award

starbrand / shenzhen

starbrand

Every phenomenon is virtual

Posters / Promotional - Single

ADC_DES17087M

2017 Motion Merit Award

Brand New School / New York + Carrot Creative / Brooklyn

OnePlus

3T

Craft in Motion / Animation / Animated Logo - Single

ADC_MOT17029M

2017 Motion Merit Award

Chipotle Mexican Grill / Denver + CAA Marketing / Los Angeles

Chipotle Mexican Grill

A Love Story

Craft in Motion / Animation / Animated Logo - Single

ADC_MOT17030M

2017 Motion Merit Award

Elastic / Santa Monica

Pottermore

The Origins of Ilvermorny

Craft in Motion / Animation / Animated Logo - Single

ADC_MOT17031M

2017 Advertising Merit Award

Geisel Productions / New York + Anonymous Content / Los Angeles

BMW

The Escape

Branded Content & Entertainment / Online Video - Long Form - Single

ADC_ADV17062M

2017 Design Merit Award

DENTSU INC. / Tokyo

Panasonic corporation

Life is electric

Illustration / Promotional / Collateral - Series

ADC_DES17107M

2017 Design Merit Award

Juniper Park\TBWA / Toronto

CJFE

Speech Bluddles

Illustration / Posters - Series

ADC_DES17101M

2017 Design Merit Award

The Nine / Shanghai

Amnesty International

Prison of the Head

Illustration / Posters - Series

ADC_DES17102M

2017 Advertising Merit Award

FCB Chicago / Chicago

Clark Street Bridge

Looking Back

Craft in Writing / Broadcast for TV / Film / Video - Single

ADC_ADV17068M

2017 Design Merit Award

Sid Lee / Toronto

Fuel Transport

Fuel Transport

Branding / Branding Systems / Corporate Identity for Print - Series

ADC_DES17069M

2017 Digital Merit Award

B-Reel / Los Angeles

Google

Pixel Live Wallpapers

Craft in Digital / Use of Technology - Single

ADC_DIG17086M

2017 Digital Merit Award

Leo Burnett / Sydney

Samsung Australia

Pocket Patrol

Craft in Digital / Use of Technology - Single

ADC_DIG17087M

2017 Digital Merit Award

R/GA / New York

Samsung

Can't Stop

Craft in Digital / Use of Technology - Single

ADC_DIG17088M

2017 Motion Merit Award

White Rabbit / Budapest + WWF Hungary / Budapest + Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design / Budapest + Vertigo Digital / Budapest

WWF Hungary

We are all connected

Craft in Motion / Direction - Single

ADC_MOT17024M

2017 Design Merit Award

Sandro Productions / Chicago + Galambos + Associates / Chicago + Dancers United / Chicago

Dance For Life

Dance For Life

Photography / Books - Series

ADC_DES17118M

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