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

The Imaginary Friends Society - Finding Out You Have Cancer Agency: Giant Ant / Vancouver Client: The Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation Category: Illustration / Motion - Single
Cryptocurrency Agency: VICE News / Brooklyn Client: VICE News Category: Illustration / Motion - Single
Pierre The Maze Detective The Mystery of the Empire Maze Tower Agency: IC4DESIGN / Hiroshima, Japan + Laurence King Publishing / London, UK Client: Laurence King Publishing Category: Illustration / Book - Series
Celebrations at Mixc World Agency: KAI / Shenzhen + CRland / Shenzhen + Victo Ngai Studio, Inc. / Los Angeles Client: Mixc World Category: Illustration / Poster - Series
Invisibilia Agency: Giant Ant / Vancouver Client: NPR Category: Illustration / Motion - Single
North Korea Agency: VICE News / Brooklyn Client: VICE News Category: Illustration / Motion - Single
Der Spiegel covers Agency: Der Spiegel / Hamburg + Edel Rodriguez Studio / Mt. Tabor Client: Der Spiegel Category: Illustration / Magazine Cover / Newspaper Front Page - Series
The Death of Michael Deng Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Illustration / Magazine Cover / Newspaper Front Page - Single
SLOW TRAIN, SLOW LIFE. “Get Back, Tohoku.” Agency: DENTSU INC. / Tokyo Client: EAST JAPAN RAILWAY COMPANY Category: Illustration / Poster - Series
Celebration Agency: Julien de Preux / Geneva Client: Geneva Museum of Natural History Category: Illustration / Poster - Series
Posters for Peace - Video Agency: Sid Lee / Montreal Client: Ivanhoé Cambridge Category: Illustration / Motion - Single
Mueller's Team Agency: VICE News / Brooklyn Client: VICE News Category: Illustration / Motion - Single
Text Me Agency: Jun Cen Studio / Rego Park Client: Wetransfer Category: Illustration / Digital - Series
Penguin Frozen Storybook Agency: TBWA\Shanghai / Shanghai Client: Penguin Books Category: Illustration / Book - Single
Get Mesmerized! Agency: White Rabbit / Budapest Client: Gastropolis Cooking School Category: Illustration / Digital - Single
The Space In Between Agency: The Mix-Place / Shanghai Client: self promotion Category: Illustration / Self-Promotion - Single
History's First Draft Illustration Story Agency: Vanity Fair / New York Client: Vanity Fair Category: Illustration / Magazine / Newspaper Spread - Series
Recipes for Good Luck: The Superstitions, Rituals, and Practices of Extraordinary People Agency: Ellen Weinstein / New York + Chronicle Books / San Francisco Client: Chronicle Books Category: Illustration / Book - Series
In the world of Play-Doh Agency: DDB / Paris Client: Hasbro Category: Illustration / Poster - Series
Study Opposite Styles Agency: DENTSU INC. / NAGOYA Client: Tokai Polytechnic College Category: Illustration / Poster - Series
Travel Posters Agency: FCB Chicago / Chicago, IL Client: Radio Flyer, Inc. Category: Illustration / Poster - Series
Room Fifty Posters Agency: Jordan Awan Illustration / Salem MA Client: Room Fifty Category: Illustration / Poster - Series
BirdSafe Agency: Juniper Park\TBWA Communications / Toronto Client: Flap Canada Category: Illustration / Poster - Series
ChopChop1.0_AtomicBombPig Agency: Amber China / Shanghai Client: ASD Ammeloo Chef's Edition Knife series Category: Illustration / Press - Single
The Struggle for Happiness Agency: Magoz Blog / Barcelona Client: Magoz Blog Category: Illustration / Motion - Single
Always Traveling Agency: Magoz Blog / Barcelona Client: Magoz Blog Category: Illustration / Motion - Single
Do You Have a Question? Ask! Agency: SEAT / Barcelona + C14 / Barcelona Client: SEAT Category: Illustration / Motion - Single
Uber and Waymo Agency: VICE News / Brooklyn Client: VICE News Category: Illustration / Motion - Single
Hennessy Craft Land Agency: DDB / Paris Client: Hennessy Category: Illustration / Poster - Single
BirdSafe Agency: Juniper Park\TBWA Communications / Toronto Client: Flap Canada Category: Illustration / Digital - Series
What Was She Wearing? (The Reckoning: Women and Power in The Workplace) Agency: Amber Vittoria / New York +++ The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: New York Times Magazine Category: Illustration / Magazine / Newspaper Spread - Single
Paris Climate Agreement Agency: Eiko Ojala / Tallinn + The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Illustration / Magazine / Newspaper Spread - Single
Trumplandia Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Illustration / Magazine Cover / Newspaper Front Page - Single
Shibuya City Vision Agency: DENTSU INC. / Tokyo + DENTSU EAST JAPAN INC. / Tokyo + TYO MONSTER Div. / Tokyo + dish inc. / Tokyo Client: SHIBUYA CITY Category: Illustration / Promotional / Collateral - Series
Alternate Realities Exhibition Agency: Francesco Ciccolella / Vienna Client: Francesco Ciccolella Category: Illustration / Personal / Unpublished Illustration - Series
Through the day, through the night Agency: Leonardo Santamaria Studio / Los Angeles Client: Personal Work Category: Illustration / Personal / Unpublished Illustration - Single
Light! Agency: Magoz / Barcelona Client: magoz Category: Illustration / Personal / Unpublished Illustration - Single
Journey of the samovar Agency: Muhammad Mustafa / Cairo Client: Al Rewaq Publishing Category: Illustration / Book - Single
A Lite Too Bright Agency: Harper Collins / New York + Victo Ngai Studio, Inc / Los Angeles Client: Harper Collins Category: Illustration / Book - Single
History of the Internet Agency: Yahoo Japan Corporation / Tokyo + BIRDMAN inc. / Tokyo + JH Kagaku / Tokyo + TEEMA / Tokyo Client: Yahoo! JAPAN Category: Illustration / Digital - Single
In the world of Play-Doh Agency: DDB / Paris Client: Hasbro Category: Illustration / Press - Series

2018 Illustration Gold Cube

Giant Ant / Vancouver

The Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation

The Imaginary Friends Society - Finding Out You Have Cancer

Illustration / Motion - Single

ADC_ILL18007G

2018 Illustration Gold Cube

VICE News / Brooklyn

VICE News

Cryptocurrency

Illustration / Motion - Single

ADC_ILL18008G

2018 Illustration Silver Cube

IC4DESIGN / Hiroshima, Japan + Laurence King Publishing / London, UK

Laurence King Publishing

Pierre The Maze Detective The Mystery of the Empire Maze Tower

Illustration / Book - Series

ADC_ILL18002S

2018 Illustration Silver Cube

KAI / Shenzhen + CRland / Shenzhen + Victo Ngai Studio, Inc. / Los Angeles

Mixc World

Celebrations at Mixc World

Illustration / Poster - Series

ADC_ILL18013S

2018 Illustration Silver Cube

Giant Ant / Vancouver

NPR

Invisibilia

Illustration / Motion - Single

ADC_ILL18009S

2018 Illustration Silver Cube

VICE News / Brooklyn

VICE News

North Korea

Illustration / Motion - Single

ADC_ILL18010S

2018 Illustration Silver Cube

Der Spiegel / Hamburg + Edel Rodriguez Studio / Mt. Tabor

Der Spiegel

Der Spiegel covers

Illustration / Magazine Cover / Newspaper Front Page - Series

ADC_ILL18006S

2018 Illustration Silver Cube

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

The Death of Michael Deng

Illustration / Magazine Cover / Newspaper Front Page - Single

ADC_ILL18005S

2018 Illustration Bronze Cube

DENTSU INC. / Tokyo

EAST JAPAN RAILWAY COMPANY

SLOW TRAIN, SLOW LIFE. “Get Back, Tohoku.”

Illustration / Poster - Series

ADC_ILL18014B

2018 Illustration Bronze Cube

Julien de Preux / Geneva

Geneva Museum of Natural History

Celebration

Illustration / Poster - Series

ADC_ILL18015B

2018 Illustration Bronze Cube

Sid Lee / Montreal

Ivanhoé Cambridge

Posters for Peace - Video

Illustration / Motion - Single

ADC_ILL18011B

2018 Illustration Bronze Cube

VICE News / Brooklyn

VICE News

Mueller's Team

Illustration / Motion - Single

ADC_ILL18012B

2018 Illustration Bronze Cube

Jun Cen Studio / Rego Park

Wetransfer

Text Me

Illustration / Digital - Series

ADC_ILL18004B

2018 Illustration Bronze Cube

TBWA\Shanghai / Shanghai

Penguin Books

Penguin Frozen Storybook

Illustration / Book - Single

ADC_ILL18001B

2018 Illustration Bronze Cube

White Rabbit / Budapest

Gastropolis Cooking School

Get Mesmerized!

Illustration / Digital - Single

ADC_ILL18003B

2018 Illustration Merit Award

The Mix-Place / Shanghai

self promotion

The Space In Between

Illustration / Self-Promotion - Single

ADC_ILL18038M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Vanity Fair / New York

Vanity Fair

History's First Draft Illustration Story

Illustration / Magazine / Newspaper Spread - Series

ADC_ILL18023M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Ellen Weinstein / New York + Chronicle Books / San Francisco

Chronicle Books

Recipes for Good Luck: The Superstitions, Rituals, and Practices of Extraordinary People

Illustration / Book - Series

ADC_ILL18018M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

DDB / Paris

Hasbro

In the world of Play-Doh

Illustration / Poster - Series

ADC_ILL18030M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

DENTSU INC. / NAGOYA

Tokai Polytechnic College

Study Opposite Styles

Illustration / Poster - Series

ADC_ILL18031M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

FCB Chicago / Chicago, IL

Radio Flyer, Inc.

Travel Posters

Illustration / Poster - Series

ADC_ILL18032M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Jordan Awan Illustration / Salem MA

Room Fifty

Room Fifty Posters

Illustration / Poster - Series

ADC_ILL18033M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Juniper Park\TBWA Communications / Toronto

Flap Canada

BirdSafe

Illustration / Poster - Series

ADC_ILL18034M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Amber China / Shanghai

ASD Ammeloo Chef's Edition Knife series

ChopChop1.0_AtomicBombPig

Illustration / Press - Single

ADC_ILL18035M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Magoz Blog / Barcelona

Magoz Blog

The Struggle for Happiness

Illustration / Motion - Single

ADC_ILL18025M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Magoz Blog / Barcelona

Magoz Blog

Always Traveling

Illustration / Motion - Single

ADC_ILL18026M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

SEAT / Barcelona + C14 / Barcelona

SEAT

Do You Have a Question? Ask!

Illustration / Motion - Single

ADC_ILL18027M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

VICE News / Brooklyn

VICE News

Uber and Waymo

Illustration / Motion - Single

ADC_ILL18028M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

DDB / Paris

Hennessy

Hennessy Craft Land

Illustration / Poster - Single

ADC_ILL18029M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Juniper Park\TBWA Communications / Toronto

Flap Canada

BirdSafe

Illustration / Digital - Series

ADC_ILL18020M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Amber Vittoria / New York +++ The New York Times Magazine / New York

New York Times Magazine

What Was She Wearing? (The Reckoning: Women and Power in The Workplace)

Illustration / Magazine / Newspaper Spread - Single

ADC_ILL18021M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

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

The New York Times Magazine

Paris Climate Agreement

Illustration / Magazine / Newspaper Spread - Single

ADC_ILL18022M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

Trumplandia

Illustration / Magazine Cover / Newspaper Front Page - Single

ADC_ILL18024M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

DENTSU INC. / Tokyo + DENTSU EAST JAPAN INC. / Tokyo + TYO MONSTER Div. / Tokyo + dish inc. / Tokyo

SHIBUYA CITY

Shibuya City Vision

Illustration / Promotional / Collateral - Series

ADC_ILL18037M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Francesco Ciccolella / Vienna

Francesco Ciccolella

Alternate Realities Exhibition

Illustration / Personal / Unpublished Illustration - Series

ADC_ILL18041M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Leonardo Santamaria Studio / Los Angeles

Personal Work

Through the day, through the night

Illustration / Personal / Unpublished Illustration - Single

ADC_ILL18039M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Magoz / Barcelona

magoz

Light!

Illustration / Personal / Unpublished Illustration - Single

ADC_ILL18040M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Muhammad Mustafa / Cairo

Al Rewaq Publishing

Journey of the samovar

Illustration / Book - Single

ADC_ILL18016M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Harper Collins / New York + Victo Ngai Studio, Inc / Los Angeles

Harper Collins

A Lite Too Bright

Illustration / Book - Single

ADC_ILL18017M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Yahoo Japan Corporation / Tokyo + BIRDMAN inc. / Tokyo + JH Kagaku / Tokyo + TEEMA / Tokyo

Yahoo! JAPAN

History of the Internet

Illustration / Digital - Single

ADC_ILL18019M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

DDB / Paris

Hasbro

In the world of Play-Doh

Illustration / Press - Series

ADC_ILL18036M

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