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.

Award

Agency

Client

Title

Category

Annual ID

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
The New York Issue Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Editorial / Magazine Full Issue - Single
A Thousand of Wind Agency: 601bisang / Seoul Client: 601bisang Category: Posters / Promotional - Series
Rolling Eggs Agency: Creative Power Unit / Tokyo Client: Shiga Art School Category: Posters / Promotional - Series
Happy at Hundred Agency: Hiromura Design Office / Tokyo + keizo matsuki advertising inc. / Osaka + Thormaehlen Photography / Frankfurt Client: CO-OP Sapporo, Tokushu Tokai Paper Co., Ltd. Category: Posters / Promotional - Series
Muji Campsite Agency: Shinmura Design Office / Tokyo Client: Ryohin Keikaku Co., Ltd. Category: Posters / Promotional - Series
Visual identity conducted by Sir Simon Rattle Agency: The Partners / London + University of Portsmouth / Portsmouth + Vicon Motion Systems / Oxford + Symphony Orchestra / London Client: London Symphony Orchestra Category: Posters / Promotional - Series
Life to hair Agency: Three & Co. / Osaka Client: complice Category: Posters / Promotional - Series
Specimens of Crossing Agency: Toppan Printing Co., Ltd. / Tokyo Client: Toppan Printing Co., Ltd. Category: Posters / Promotional - Series
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
TEDxCERN Main Titles Agency: Ouchhh New Media Agency / Istanbul Client: TEDxCERN Category: Motion / Title Sequences - Single
Adobe Photoshop - There's Magic Inside Agency: Edelman / San Francisco Client: Adobe Category: Digital Experiences / Guerrilla / Stunts - Single
Cheetos Museum Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + Caviar / Los Angeles + Company 3 / Los Angeles Client: Cheetos Category: Digital Experiences / Guerrilla / Stunts - Single
Kafa "Legally Bride" Agency: Leo Burnett / Beirut Client: KAFA (enough) Violence & Exploitation Category: Digital Experiences / Guerrilla / Stunts - Single
WiFi Jack Agency: MUH-TAY-ZIK | HOF-FER / San Francisco Client: Audi of America Category: Digital Experiences / Guerrilla / Stunts - Single
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
Letter "Ü" of "GÜNTER" – With an auspicious and a dropping eye Agency: Bergmann Studios / Frankfurt a.M. Client: University of Applied Sciences Augsburg, Faculty of Design Category: Posters / Public Service / Non-Profit - Single
WWF Iceberg "Bird" Agency: Leo Burnett Group Manila / Makati City Client: WWF Philippines Inc. Category: Posters / Public Service / Non-Profit - Single
WWF Iceberg "Deer" Agency: Leo Burnett Group Manila / Makati City Client: WWF Philippines Inc. Category: Posters / Public Service / Non-Profit - Single
InstantDJ Agency: BBDO / New York Client: Bacardi Category: Interactive / Games for Web or Social Media - Single
Cryptaris Agency: McCann / New York + UM / New York + MRM/McCann / New York + Weber Shandwick / New York Client: US Army Category: Interactive / Games for Web or Social Media - Single
Where Life Happens Agency: Akestam Holst NOA / Stockholm Client: IKEA Category: Integrated / Integrated - Campaign
Social Innovation Campaign Agency: BBDO / New York Client: Lowe's Category: Integrated / Integrated - Campaign
Snickers Live Agency: BBDO / New York Client: Mars Chocolate North America - Snickers Category: Integrated / Integrated - Campaign
Race for President Agency: CP+B / Boulder + Hill+Knowlton Strategies / New York + Caviar / Los Angeles Client: Hotels.com Category: Integrated / Integrated - Campaign
Extra Gum "Give Extra, get extra" Agency: Energy BBDO / Chicago Client: Wrigley, a Subsidiary of Mars, Incorporated Category: Integrated / Integrated - Campaign
Toddlers Kill Agency: McCann / New York Client: The Brady Campaign Category: Integrated / Integrated - Campaign
Be The Guy Agency: space150 / Minneapolis + Be The Match / Minneapolis Client: Be The Match Category: Integrated / Integrated - Campaign
Audi and Airbnb Live to Drive Agency: Venables Bell and Partners / San Francisco + MJZ / Los Angeles + Final Cut Editorial / Los Angeles + Human / Los Angeles Client: Audi of America Category: Integrated / Integrated - Campaign
Lost In The Rain (Drive with Care) Agency: MRM//McCann / Singapore + Commonwealth//McCANN / India Client: GM Chevrolet Category: Environmental / Wayfinding Systems / Signage - Single
IKEA: Cook This Page Agency: Leo Burnett / Toronto Client: IKEA Category: Art Direction / Poster Advertising - Campaign
NIKEiD VR Studio Agency: R/GA / Buenos Aires Client: Nike Category: Interactive / Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality - 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
Elephant magazine Agency: Atlas / Palma de Mallorca + Elephant Publishers / London Client: Elephant Publishers Category: Editorial / Magazine Full Issue - Series
Parting and reunion Agency: Han Qing Tang Design CO., LTD. / Nanjing Client: China Architecture & Building Press Category: Book Design / Limited Edition, Private Press or Special Format Book - Single
Uptake Book Agency: Pentagram / New York Client: Uptake Category: Book Design / Limited Edition, Private Press or Special Format Book - Single
The Baby Stroller Test-Ride by Contours Agency: FCB Chicago / Chicago, IL Client: Kolcraft Category: Pop-Ups / Stunts / Guerrilla - Single
25M2 SYRIA Agency: POL / Oslo Client: NRK TV-AKSJONEN Category: Pop-Ups / Stunts / Guerrilla - Single
The Escape Agency: Geisel Productions / New York + Anonymous Content / Los Angeles Client: BMW Category: Branded Content & Entertainment / Online Video - Long Form - Single
I Am Papua New Guinea Agency: Sandro Productions / Chicago Client: Sandro Productions Category: Photography / Fine Art / Conceptual - Series
NEW ANGLE, NEW WORLD. Agency: DENTSU INC. / Tokyo + amana inc. / Tokyo + ADBRAIN Inc. / Tokyo Client: NIHON UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF ART Category: Posters / Public Service / Non-Profit - Series
Prison of the Head Agency: The Nine / Shanghai Client: Amnesty International Category: Posters / Public Service / Non-Profit - Series
Question Madness Anthem Agency: Sid Lee / Montreal + Nonfiction Unlimited / Santa Monica Client: The North Face Category: Craft in Video / Editing - Single
Bed, War, Chav Agency: Valenstein & Fatt / London + AKA Ltd / London + Greyworks / London Client: Tate Category: Out of Home / Posters - Campaign
Hate Going Twice Agency: Leo Burnett / Frankfurt Client: Fiat Professional Category: Out of Home / Posters - Campaign
Minecraft: Light Your Way Home Agency: 215 McCann / San Francisco Client: Microsoft Xbox Category: Digital Experiences / Installation - Single
Cheetos Museum Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + Caviar / Los Angeles + Company 3 / Los Angeles Client: Cheetos Category: Digital Experiences / Installation - Single

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

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

The New York Issue

Editorial / Magazine Full Issue - Single

ADC_DES17078M

2017 Design Merit Award

601bisang / Seoul

601bisang

A Thousand of Wind

Posters / Promotional - Series

ADC_DES17080M

2017 Design Merit Award

Creative Power Unit / Tokyo

Shiga Art School

Rolling Eggs

Posters / Promotional - Series

ADC_DES17081M

2017 Design Merit Award

Hiromura Design Office / Tokyo + keizo matsuki advertising inc. / Osaka + Thormaehlen Photography / Frankfurt

CO-OP Sapporo, Tokushu Tokai Paper Co., Ltd.

Happy at Hundred

Posters / Promotional - Series

ADC_DES17082M

2017 Design Merit Award

Shinmura Design Office / Tokyo

Ryohin Keikaku Co., Ltd.

Muji Campsite

Posters / Promotional - Series

ADC_DES17083M

2017 Design Merit Award

The Partners / London + University of Portsmouth / Portsmouth + Vicon Motion Systems / Oxford + Symphony Orchestra / London

London Symphony Orchestra

Visual identity conducted by Sir Simon Rattle

Posters / Promotional - Series

ADC_DES17084M

2017 Design Merit Award

Three & Co. / Osaka

complice

Life to hair

Posters / Promotional - Series

ADC_DES17085M

2017 Design Merit Award

Toppan Printing Co., Ltd. / Tokyo

Toppan Printing Co., Ltd.

Specimens of Crossing

Posters / Promotional - Series

ADC_DES17086M

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 Motion Merit Award

Ouchhh New Media Agency / Istanbul

TEDxCERN

TEDxCERN Main Titles

Motion / Title Sequences - Single

ADC_MOT17019M

2017 Digital Merit Award

Edelman / San Francisco

Adobe

Adobe Photoshop - There's Magic Inside

Digital Experiences / Guerrilla / Stunts - Single

ADC_DIG17104M

2017 Digital Merit Award

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + Caviar / Los Angeles + Company 3 / Los Angeles

Cheetos

Cheetos Museum

Digital Experiences / Guerrilla / Stunts - Single

ADC_DIG17105M

2017 Digital Merit Award

Leo Burnett / Beirut

KAFA (enough) Violence & Exploitation

Kafa "Legally Bride"

Digital Experiences / Guerrilla / Stunts - Single

ADC_DIG17106M

2017 Digital Merit Award

MUH-TAY-ZIK | HOF-FER / San Francisco

Audi of America

WiFi Jack

Digital Experiences / Guerrilla / Stunts - Single

ADC_DIG17107M

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 Design Merit Award

Bergmann Studios / Frankfurt a.M.

University of Applied Sciences Augsburg, Faculty of Design

Letter "Ü" of "GÜNTER" – With an auspicious and a dropping eye

Posters / Public Service / Non-Profit - Single

ADC_DES17090M

2017 Design Merit Award

Leo Burnett Group Manila / Makati City

WWF Philippines Inc.

WWF Iceberg "Bird"

Posters / Public Service / Non-Profit - Single

ADC_DES17091M

2017 Design Merit Award

Leo Burnett Group Manila / Makati City

WWF Philippines Inc.

WWF Iceberg "Deer"

Posters / Public Service / Non-Profit - Single

ADC_DES17092M

2017 Digital Merit Award

BBDO / New York

Bacardi

InstantDJ

Interactive / Games for Web or Social Media - Single

ADC_DIG17074M

2017 Digital Merit Award

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

US Army

Cryptaris

Interactive / Games for Web or Social Media - Single

ADC_DIG17075M

2017 Integrated Merit Award

Akestam Holst NOA / Stockholm

IKEA

Where Life Happens

Integrated / Integrated - Campaign

ADC_INT17006M

2017 Integrated Merit Award

BBDO / New York

Lowe's

Social Innovation Campaign

Integrated / Integrated - Campaign

ADC_INT17007M

2017 Integrated Merit Award

BBDO / New York

Mars Chocolate North America - Snickers

Snickers Live

Integrated / Integrated - Campaign

ADC_INT17008M

2017 Integrated Merit Award

CP+B / Boulder + Hill+Knowlton Strategies / New York + Caviar / Los Angeles

Hotels.com

Race for President

Integrated / Integrated - Campaign

ADC_INT17009M

2017 Integrated Merit Award

Energy BBDO / Chicago

Wrigley, a Subsidiary of Mars, Incorporated

Extra Gum "Give Extra, get extra"

Integrated / Integrated - Campaign

ADC_INT17010M

2017 Integrated Merit Award

McCann / New York

The Brady Campaign

Toddlers Kill

Integrated / Integrated - Campaign

ADC_INT17011M

2017 Integrated Merit Award

space150 / Minneapolis + Be The Match / Minneapolis

Be The Match

Be The Guy

Integrated / Integrated - Campaign

ADC_INT17012M

2017 Integrated Merit Award

Venables Bell and Partners / San Francisco + MJZ / Los Angeles + Final Cut Editorial / Los Angeles + Human / Los Angeles

Audi of America

Audi and Airbnb Live to Drive

Integrated / Integrated - Campaign

ADC_INT17013M

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 Advertising Merit Award

Leo Burnett / Toronto

IKEA

IKEA: Cook This Page

Art Direction / Poster Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV17061M

2017 Digital Merit Award

R/GA / Buenos Aires

Nike

NIKEiD VR Studio

Interactive / Augmented Reality / Virtual Reality - Single

ADC_DIG17073M

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 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

Han Qing Tang Design CO., LTD. / Nanjing

China Architecture & Building Press

Parting and reunion

Book Design / Limited Edition, Private Press or Special Format Book - Single

ADC_DES17065M

2017 Design Merit Award

Pentagram / New York

Uptake

Uptake Book

Book Design / Limited Edition, Private Press or Special Format Book - Single

ADC_DES17066M

2017 Advertising Merit Award

FCB Chicago / Chicago, IL

Kolcraft

The Baby Stroller Test-Ride by Contours

Pop-Ups / Stunts / Guerrilla - Single

ADC_ADV17083M

2017 Advertising Merit Award

POL / Oslo

NRK TV-AKSJONEN

25M2 SYRIA

Pop-Ups / Stunts / Guerrilla - Single

ADC_ADV17084M

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

Sandro Productions / Chicago

Sandro Productions

I Am Papua New Guinea

Photography / Fine Art / Conceptual - Series

ADC_DES17113M

2017 Design Merit Award

DENTSU INC. / Tokyo + amana inc. / Tokyo + ADBRAIN Inc. / Tokyo

NIHON UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF ART

NEW ANGLE, NEW WORLD.

Posters / Public Service / Non-Profit - Series

ADC_DES17088M

2017 Design Merit Award

The Nine / Shanghai

Amnesty International

Prison of the Head

Posters / Public Service / Non-Profit - Series

ADC_DES17089M

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 Advertising Merit Award

Valenstein & Fatt / London + AKA Ltd / London + Greyworks / London

Tate

Bed, War, Chav

Out of Home / Posters - Campaign

ADC_ADV17085M

2017 Advertising Merit Award

Leo Burnett / Frankfurt

Fiat Professional

Hate Going Twice

Out of Home / Posters - Campaign

ADC_ADV17086M

2017 Digital Merit Award

215 McCann / San Francisco

Microsoft Xbox

Minecraft: Light Your Way Home

Digital Experiences / Installation - Single

ADC_DIG17101M

2017 Digital Merit Award

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + Caviar / Los Angeles + Company 3 / Los Angeles

Cheetos

Cheetos Museum

Digital Experiences / Installation - Single

ADC_DIG17102M

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