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

Inconvenience Stores Agency: CHE Proximity / Australia Client: Swann Insurance Category: Experiential Design / Installations - Campaign
Small Space Sitting Agency: Grabarz & Partner / Hamburg Client: IKEA Category: Experiential Design / Installations - Campaign
Xbox One X Agency: Ayzenberg / Pasadena + Xbox / Redmond Client: Xbox Category: Craft in Gaming / Animation - Single
Sónar 2017 Agency: Albert Trulls / Barcelona Client: Advanced Music Category: Typography / Personal / Unpublished Lettering - Series
2017 Guangzhou Image Triennial Agency: another design / Guangzhou Client: Guangdong Museum of Art Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Corporate Identity Integrated - Series
The East Cut Agency: Collins / San Francisco Client: The East Cut Community Benefit District Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Corporate Identity Integrated - Series
Dream Agency: Jones Knowles Ritchie / New York Client: Dream Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Corporate Identity Integrated - Series
Lite Originals Agency: Juniper Park/TBWA Communications / Toronto Client: Miller Coors Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Corporate Identity Integrated - Series
Bandido — disrupting the Californian coffee scene Agency: Magpie Studio / London Client: Bandido Coffee Co Category: Promotional / Wildcard - Single
Tokyo Pen Pixel Agency: R/GA / Tokyo Client: MUJI Category: Promotional / Wildcard - Single
Pride Stories Agency: Giant Ant / Vancouver Client: Spotify Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Animation - Series
Imaginary Friend Society Agency: RPA / Santa Monica Client: Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Animation - Series
In Real Life Agency: BBDO / New York + BBDO Studios / New York Client: Monica Lewinsky Category: Online / Mobile / Online Video - Single
The Talk Agency: BBDO / New York + TheCornerShop Client: P&G Category: Online / Mobile / Online Video - Single
Following Agency: DDB / Chicago Client: State Farm Category: Online / Mobile / Online Video - Single
Crash Test Agency: DDB / Paris + Stink Digital / Paris + Studio5 / Paris Client: Sécurité Routière Category: Online / Mobile / Online Video - Single
I'm With The Banned Agency: Spotify In-House / New York Client: Spotify Category: Online / Mobile / Online Video - Single
ChopChop1.0_AtomicBombPig Agency: Amber China / Shanghai Client: ASD Ammeloo Chef's Edition Knife series Category: Illustration / Press - Single
Apple Watch Series 3 Agency: Apple / Cupertino Client: Apple Category: Photography / Products / Commercial - Series
TEA SOCIETY Agency: Black Swan Life / Mumbai Client: Amar Tea Pvt. Ltd. Category: Photography / Products / Commercial - Series
Is Fashion Modern? Agency: Catherine Losing / London + Blink Art / London Client: MoMA Category: Photography / Products / Commercial - Series
Optical Odyssey Agency: DENTSU INC. / Tokyo Client: JINS Category: Photography / Products / Commercial - Series
Images of the Network Spring/Summer Collection 2017 Campaign Agency: Jorg Badura / New York + Rafineri / Istanbul, Turkey + Bandaloop Vertical Dance Company / Oakland, CA + Network / Istanbul, Turkey Client: Network Category: Photography / Products / Commercial - Series
The Temperature of Deliciousness Agency: McCann / Tokyo + Soda! Communications Inc. / Tokyo Client: THERMOS K.K. Category: Photography / Products / Commercial - Series
COMMOTION Agency: Design Army / Washington DC Client: MARYLAND INSTITUTE COLLEGE OF ART Category: Typography / Editorial - Single
Quest to LEGOLAND Agency: VML / New York + LEGOLAND Florida Resort / Winter Haven Client: LEGOLAND Florida Resort Category: Environmental Design / Wayfinding Systems - Single
Refugees Agency: Quad Productions - Quad Group / Paris + BBDO France / Paris Client: Collectif Nation Refuge Category: Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft - Single
Closed - A Short Film Agency: Up In The Sky NG / Lagos Client: 9Mobile NG (Previously Etisalat NG) Category: Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft - Single
Unseen Stars Agency: BBDO / New York + ObscuraDigital Client: GE Category: Out of Home / Transit - Single
Silverado Then and Now Film Agency: Commonwealth//McCann / Detroit Client: Chevrolet Category: Craft in Video / Editing - Single
Imaginary Friend Society Agency: RPA / Santa Monica Client: Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation Category: Design for Good / Advertising - Campaign
Season Opener 2018 Agency: beierarbeit / Bielefeld Client: Bielefelder Philharmoniker Category: Typography / Advertising - Single
Trumplandia Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Illustration / Magazine Cover / Newspaper Front Page - Single
Live Looper Agency: BBDO / New York + BBDO Studios / New York Client: Downtown Records Category: Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology - Single
RIMOWA ELECTRONIC TAG Agency: Philipp und Keuntje / Hamburg + RIMOWA / Cologne Client: RIMOWA Category: Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology - Single
Quest to LEGOLAND Agency: VML / New York + LEGOLAND Florida Resort / Winter Haven Client: LEGOLAND Florida Resort Category: Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology - Single
BVG x adidas – The Ticket-Shoe Agency: Jung von Matt AG / Hamburg Client: Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG) Category: Innovation / Product
Fittle - The first 3D printed Braille Puzzle Agency: SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich + SERVICEPLAN HEALTH & LIFE / Munich Client: LV Prasad Eye Institute/Ravensburger Category: Innovation / Product
West Agency: Cody Cobb / Seattle Client: Cody Cobb Category: Photography / Personal / Unpublished Photography - Series
FEEDitBAG - The First Plastic Bag That Gives Life Agency: Cheil Germany GmbH / Schwalbach am Taunus Client: FEEDitBAG Category: Product Design / Sustainable / Eco-Friendly - Series
Launch Image of Network Spring/Summer Collection 2017 Campaign Agency: Jorg Badura / New York + Rafineri / Istanbul, Turkey + Bandaloop Vertical Dance Company / Oakland, CA + Network / Istanbul, Turkey Client: Network Category: Photography / Products / Commercial - Single
Watching and Lamenting the Death of the New York City Diner Agency: New York Magazine / New York Client: New York Magazine Category: Photography / Food - Single
The Original Brushes of Edvard Munch Agency: Abby Priest / Stockholm Client: Adobe Category: Apps / Services / Utilities - Single
Flock Agency: R/GA / London Client: Flock Category: Apps / Services / Utilities - Single
The Grand Tour Season 2 - Battle Cars Live Agency: Tool / Santa Monica + Amazon Studios / N/A + Twitch / San Francisco Client: Amazon Studios Category: Online / Mobile / Games for Web / Social Media - Single
Travel Agency for the Imagination Agency: FCB Chicago / Chicago, IL Client: Radio Flyer, Inc. Category: Direct / Art Direction - Campaign
Nosferatu Agency: AlmapBBDO / São Paulo Client: Getty Images Category: Online / Mobile / Websites - Single
History of the Internet Agency: Yahoo Japan Corporation / Tokyo + BIRDMAN inc. / Tokyo + JH Kagaku / Tokyo + TEEMA / Tokyo Client: Yahoo! JAPAN Category: Online / Mobile / Websites - Single
COMMOTION ISSUE 5 Agency: Design Army / Washington DC Client: MARYLAND INSTIUTUTE COLLEGE OF ART Category: Editorial / Magazine Full Issue - Single
Tales from an Uncertain Future Agency: WIRED / San Francisco Client: WIRED Category: Editorial / Magazine Full Issue - Single

2018 Experiential Design Merit Award

CHE Proximity / Australia

Swann Insurance

Inconvenience Stores

Experiential Design / Installations - Campaign

ADC_EXP18027M

2018 Experiential Design Merit Award

Grabarz & Partner / Hamburg

IKEA

Small Space Sitting

Experiential Design / Installations - Campaign

ADC_EXP18028M

2018 Motion / Film Craft Merit Award

Ayzenberg / Pasadena + Xbox / Redmond

Xbox

Xbox One X

Craft in Gaming / Animation - Single

ADC_MOT18043M

2018 Typography Merit Award

Albert Trulls / Barcelona

Advanced Music

Sónar 2017

Typography / Personal / Unpublished Lettering - Series

ADC_TYP18022M

2018 Brand & Communication Design Merit Award

another design / Guangzhou

Guangdong Museum of Art

2017 Guangzhou Image Triennial

Branding / Branding Systems / Corporate Identity Integrated - Series

ADC_BCD18033M

2018 Brand & Communication Design Merit Award

Collins / San Francisco

The East Cut Community Benefit District

The East Cut

Branding / Branding Systems / Corporate Identity Integrated - Series

ADC_BCD18034M

2018 Brand & Communication Design Merit Award

Jones Knowles Ritchie / New York

Dream

Dream

Branding / Branding Systems / Corporate Identity Integrated - Series

ADC_BCD18035M

2018 Brand & Communication Design Merit Award

Juniper Park/TBWA Communications / Toronto

Miller Coors

Lite Originals

Branding / Branding Systems / Corporate Identity Integrated - Series

ADC_BCD18036M

2018 Brand & Communication Design Merit Award

Magpie Studio / London

Bandido Coffee Co

Bandido — disrupting the Californian coffee scene

Promotional / Wildcard - Single

ADC_BCD18047M

2018 Brand & Communication Design Merit Award

R/GA / Tokyo

MUJI

Tokyo Pen Pixel

Promotional / Wildcard - Single

ADC_BCD18048M

2018 Motion / Film Craft Merit Award

Giant Ant / Vancouver

Spotify

Pride Stories

Craft in Motion / Film / Animation - Series

ADC_MOT18029M

2018 Motion / Film Craft Merit Award

RPA / Santa Monica

Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation

Imaginary Friend Society

Craft in Motion / Film / Animation - Series

ADC_MOT18030M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

BBDO / New York + BBDO Studios / New York

Monica Lewinsky

In Real Life

Online / Mobile / Online Video - Single

ADC_INT18054M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

BBDO / New York + TheCornerShop

P&G

The Talk

Online / Mobile / Online Video - Single

ADC_INT18055M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

DDB / Chicago

State Farm

Following

Online / Mobile / Online Video - Single

ADC_INT18056M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

DDB / Paris + Stink Digital / Paris + Studio5 / Paris

Sécurité Routière

Crash Test

Online / Mobile / Online Video - Single

ADC_INT18057M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

Spotify In-House / New York

Spotify

I'm With The Banned

Online / Mobile / Online Video - Single

ADC_INT18058M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Amber China / Shanghai

ASD Ammeloo Chef's Edition Knife series

ChopChop1.0_AtomicBombPig

Illustration / Press - Single

ADC_ILL18035M

2018 Photography Merit Award

Apple / Cupertino

Apple

Apple Watch Series 3

Photography / Products / Commercial - Series

ADC_PHO18022M

2018 Photography Merit Award

Black Swan Life / Mumbai

Amar Tea Pvt. Ltd.

TEA SOCIETY

Photography / Products / Commercial - Series

ADC_PHO18023M

2018 Photography Merit Award

Catherine Losing / London + Blink Art / London

MoMA

Is Fashion Modern?

Photography / Products / Commercial - Series

ADC_PHO18024M

2018 Photography Merit Award

DENTSU INC. / Tokyo

JINS

Optical Odyssey

Photography / Products / Commercial - Series

ADC_PHO18025M

2018 Photography Merit Award

Jorg Badura / New York + Rafineri / Istanbul, Turkey + Bandaloop Vertical Dance Company / Oakland, CA + Network / Istanbul, Turkey

Network

Images of the Network Spring/Summer Collection 2017 Campaign

Photography / Products / Commercial - Series

ADC_PHO18026M

2018 Photography Merit Award

McCann / Tokyo + Soda! Communications Inc. / Tokyo

THERMOS K.K.

The Temperature of Deliciousness

Photography / Products / Commercial - Series

ADC_PHO18027M

2018 Typography Merit Award

Design Army / Washington DC

MARYLAND INSTITUTE COLLEGE OF ART

COMMOTION

Typography / Editorial - Single

ADC_TYP18012M

2018 Experiential Design Merit Award

VML / New York + LEGOLAND Florida Resort / Winter Haven

LEGOLAND Florida Resort

Quest to LEGOLAND

Environmental Design / Wayfinding Systems - Single

ADC_EXP18021M

2018 Design for Good Merit Award

Quad Productions - Quad Group / Paris + BBDO France / Paris

Collectif Nation Refuge

Refugees

Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft - Single

ADC_DFG18024M

2018 Design for Good Merit Award

Up In The Sky NG / Lagos

9Mobile NG (Previously Etisalat NG)

Closed - A Short Film

Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft - Single

ADC_DFG18025M

2018 Advertising Merit Award

BBDO / New York + ObscuraDigital

GE

Unseen Stars

Out of Home / Transit - Single

ADC_ADV18088M

2018 Advertising Merit Award

Commonwealth//McCann / Detroit

Chevrolet

Silverado Then and Now Film

Craft in Video / Editing - Single

ADC_ADV18075M

2018 Design for Good Merit Award

RPA / Santa Monica

Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation

Imaginary Friend Society

Design for Good / Advertising - Campaign

ADC_DFG18020M

2018 Typography Merit Award

beierarbeit / Bielefeld

Bielefelder Philharmoniker

Season Opener 2018

Typography / Advertising - Single

ADC_TYP18009M

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 Interactive Merit Award

BBDO / New York + BBDO Studios / New York

Downtown Records

Live Looper

Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology - Single

ADC_INT18045M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

Philipp und Keuntje / Hamburg + RIMOWA / Cologne

RIMOWA

RIMOWA ELECTRONIC TAG

Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology - Single

ADC_INT18046M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

VML / New York + LEGOLAND Florida Resort / Winter Haven

LEGOLAND Florida Resort

Quest to LEGOLAND

Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology - Single

ADC_INT18047M

2018 Innovation Merit Award

Jung von Matt AG / Hamburg

Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG)

BVG x adidas – The Ticket-Shoe

Innovation / Product

ADC_INV18021M

2018 Innovation Merit Award

SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich + SERVICEPLAN HEALTH & LIFE / Munich

LV Prasad Eye Institute/Ravensburger

Fittle - The first 3D printed Braille Puzzle

Innovation / Product

ADC_INV18022M

2018 Photography Merit Award

Cody Cobb / Seattle

Cody Cobb

West

Photography / Personal / Unpublished Photography - Series

ADC_PHO18034M

2018 Product Design Merit Award

Cheil Germany GmbH / Schwalbach am Taunus

FEEDitBAG

FEEDitBAG - The First Plastic Bag That Gives Life

Product Design / Sustainable / Eco-Friendly - Series

ADC_PRD18006M

2018 Photography Merit Award

Jorg Badura / New York + Rafineri / Istanbul, Turkey + Bandaloop Vertical Dance Company / Oakland, CA + Network / Istanbul, Turkey

Network

Launch Image of Network Spring/Summer Collection 2017 Campaign

Photography / Products / Commercial - Single

ADC_PHO18021M

2018 Photography Merit Award

New York Magazine / New York

New York Magazine

Watching and Lamenting the Death of the New York City Diner

Photography / Food - Single

ADC_PHO18015M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

Abby Priest / Stockholm

Adobe

The Original Brushes of Edvard Munch

Apps / Services / Utilities - Single

ADC_INT18038M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

R/GA / London

Flock

Flock

Apps / Services / Utilities - Single

ADC_INT18039M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

Tool / Santa Monica + Amazon Studios / N/A + Twitch / San Francisco

Amazon Studios

The Grand Tour Season 2 - Battle Cars Live

Online / Mobile / Games for Web / Social Media - Single

ADC_INT18052M

2018 Advertising Merit Award

FCB Chicago / Chicago, IL

Radio Flyer, Inc.

Travel Agency for the Imagination

Direct / Art Direction - Campaign

ADC_ADV18079M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

AlmapBBDO / São Paulo

Getty Images

Nosferatu

Online / Mobile / Websites - Single

ADC_INT18062M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

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

Yahoo! JAPAN

History of the Internet

Online / Mobile / Websites - Single

ADC_INT18063M

2018 Publication Design Merit Award

Design Army / Washington DC

MARYLAND INSTIUTUTE COLLEGE OF ART

COMMOTION ISSUE 5

Editorial / Magazine Full Issue - Single

ADC_PUB18033M

2018 Publication Design Merit Award

WIRED / San Francisco

WIRED

Tales from an Uncertain Future

Editorial / Magazine Full Issue - Single

ADC_PUB18034M

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