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

Bard of Suck Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Editorial / Magazine Story / Spread - Single
The Pop Prodigy Returns Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Editorial / Magazine Story / Spread - Single
General Howe's Dog Agency: BBDO / New York + biscuitfilmworks Client: Mars Petcare / Pedigree Category: Branded Content & Entertainment / Online Video - Short Form - Single
Tomorrow's News Agency: BBDO / New York + Smuggler Client: Sandy Hook Promise Category: Branded Content & Entertainment / Online Video - Short Form - Single
C21 Restaurant Agency: Tool / Santa Monica + Saatchi & Saatchi / New York + National Down Syndrome Society / New York Client: National Down Syndrome Society Category: Branded Content & Entertainment / Online Video - Short Form - Single
Love is Metaphysical Gravity Agency: Raytheon / Waltham Client: Raytheon Company Category: Photography / Landscape - Series
Teddy Gun Agency: FCB Chicago / Chicago, IL Client: Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence Category: Design for Good / Advertising - Single
See What's Next Agency: McCann / New York Client: Microsoft Category: Design for Good / Advertising - Single
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
Hennessy Craft Land Agency: DDB / Paris Client: Hennessy Category: Illustration / Poster - Single
Dancing on Air Agency: Jorg Badura / New York + Bandaloop Vertical Dance Company / Oakland + Visual Motion Productions / New York + Harpers Bazaar USA / New York Client: Harpers Bazaar USA Category: Photography / Magazine / Newspaper Spread - Single
The Whole Earth Catalog Agency: DENTSU INC. / Tokyo + Mori Inc. / Tokyo Client: Mavericks Category: Promotional / Booklet / Brochure / Catalog & Press Promotional Kit - Single
COMMOTION ISSUE 5 Agency: Design Army / Washington DC Client: MARYLAND INSTITUTE COLLEGE OF ART Category: Promotional / Booklet / Brochure / Catalog & Press Promotional Kit - Single
ChopChop1.0_AtomicBombPig Agency: Amber China / Shanghai Client: ASD Ammeloo Chef's Edition Knife series Category: Illustration / Press - Single
KIRINZAN MOMIJI KIN Agency: Frame Inc. / Niigata Client: KIRINZAN BREWERY Category: Packaging Design / Beverage - Series
GREK Tea Agency: interabang / London Client: GREK Category: Packaging Design / Beverage - Series
LIFEWTR Series 1,2,3 Agency: PepsiCo Design & Innovation / New York Client: PepsiCo Category: Packaging Design / Beverage - Series
Converticals Agency: BBDO / New York + BBDO Studios / New York + VisualCountry Client: Lowe's Category: Online / Mobile / Interactive Video - Single
Jessica Lange As Legendary Women Agency: New York Magazine / New York Client: New York Magazine Category: Photography / Fashion - Series
PAX it Agency: Grabarz & Partner / Hamburg Client: IKEA Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG Category: Online / Mobile / E-Commerce Site - Single
Aida Agency: Jonathan Knowles / London + Rose / London Client: English National Opera Category: Photography / Wildcard - 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
SLOW TRAIN, SLOW LIFE. “Get Back, Tohoku.” Agency: DENTSU INC. / Tokyo Client: EAST JAPAN RAILWAY COMPANY Category: Art Direction / Poster Advertising - Campaign
...And That's the Smell of Archer Agency: FCB Chicago / Chicago, IL Client: Archer+Wolf, LLC Category: Art Direction / Poster Advertising - Campaign
Lite Originals Agency: Juniper Park\TBWA Communications / Toronto Client: Miller Lite Category: Art Direction / Poster Advertising - Campaign
Teddy Gun Agency: FCB Chicago / Chicago, IL Client: Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence Category: Experiential Design / Guerrilla / Stunt - Single
Yorokobu #85 Agency: Albert Coy / Barcelona Client: Yorokobu Category: Typography / Lettering - Single
White-hair Embroideries Agency: Tian Yu Kong Advertising / Shanghai Client: Life Master Home Renovation Category: Typography / Lettering - Single
See What's Next Agency: McCann / New York Client: Microsoft Category: Use of Social Media / LinkedIn - Single
The Pregnancy Pause Agency: Mother / New York Client: Mother Category: Use of Social Media / LinkedIn - Single
Plava Laguna; Proudly Croatian Agency: Superunion / London Client: Superunion Category: Typography / Typefaces / Font Systems - Series
Proprietor Font Family Agency: Yani & Guille / Buenos Aires + Sudtipos / Buenos Aires Client: Self promoted. Category: Typography / Typefaces / Font Systems - Series
Emergency Collectibles Agency: DENTSU INC. / TOKYO Client: Kobe Simbun Category: Press / Newspaper - Single
Sunlight Ink Ad Agency: The VIA Agency / Portland Client: L.L.Bean Category: Press / Newspaper - Single
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: The 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
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
Space Holiday Agency: McCann / New York + Blk-Ops / Los Angeles Client: Microsoft Category: Art Direction / Motion - Single
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
In the world of Play-Doh Agency: DDB / Paris Client: Hasbro Category: Illustration / Press - Series
LOVE STORY Agency: Y&R Mexico / Mexico City + Wabi Productions / Mexico City Client: Movistar Mx Category: Television / Film / Online Video Commercials / Film Commercial - Single
Co-Existe Agency: Six N. Five / Barcelona + Willett Creative / New York Client: Six N. Five Category: Photography / Fine Art / Conceptual - Series
The New York Times for Kids: Killer Mosquitos! Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Editorial / Newspaper Front Page / Spread / Full Issue - Single

2018 Publication Design Merit Award

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

Bard of Suck

Editorial / Magazine Story / Spread - Single

ADC_PUB18035M

2018 Publication Design Merit Award

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

The Pop Prodigy Returns

Editorial / Magazine Story / Spread - Single

ADC_PUB18036M

2018 Advertising Merit Award

BBDO / New York + biscuitfilmworks

Mars Petcare / Pedigree

General Howe's Dog

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

ADC_ADV18068M

2018 Advertising Merit Award

BBDO / New York + Smuggler

Sandy Hook Promise

Tomorrow's News

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

ADC_ADV18069M

2018 Advertising Merit Award

Tool / Santa Monica + Saatchi & Saatchi / New York + National Down Syndrome Society / New York

National Down Syndrome Society

C21 Restaurant

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

ADC_ADV18070M

2018 Photography Merit Award

Raytheon / Waltham

Raytheon Company

Love is Metaphysical Gravity

Photography / Landscape - Series

ADC_PHO18016M

2018 Design for Good Merit Award

FCB Chicago / Chicago, IL

Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence

Teddy Gun

Design for Good / Advertising - Single

ADC_DFG18018M

2018 Design for Good Merit Award

McCann / New York

Microsoft

See What's Next

Design for Good / Advertising - Single

ADC_DFG18019M

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

DDB / Paris

Hennessy

Hennessy Craft Land

Illustration / Poster - Single

ADC_ILL18029M

2018 Photography Merit Award

Jorg Badura / New York + Bandaloop Vertical Dance Company / Oakland + Visual Motion Productions / New York + Harpers Bazaar USA / New York

Harpers Bazaar USA

Dancing on Air

Photography / Magazine / Newspaper Spread - Single

ADC_PHO18017M

2018 Brand & Communication Design Merit Award

DENTSU INC. / Tokyo + Mori Inc. / Tokyo

Mavericks

The Whole Earth Catalog

Promotional / Booklet / Brochure / Catalog & Press Promotional Kit - Single

ADC_BCD18044M

2018 Brand & Communication Design Merit Award

Design Army / Washington DC

MARYLAND INSTITUTE COLLEGE OF ART

COMMOTION ISSUE 5

Promotional / Booklet / Brochure / Catalog & Press Promotional Kit - Single

ADC_BCD18045M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

Amber China / Shanghai

ASD Ammeloo Chef's Edition Knife series

ChopChop1.0_AtomicBombPig

Illustration / Press - Single

ADC_ILL18035M

2018 Packaging Design Merit Award

Frame Inc. / Niigata

KIRINZAN BREWERY

KIRINZAN MOMIJI KIN

Packaging Design / Beverage - Series

ADC_PKG18010M

2018 Packaging Design Merit Award

interabang / London

GREK

GREK Tea

Packaging Design / Beverage - Series

ADC_PKG18011M

2018 Packaging Design Merit Award

PepsiCo Design & Innovation / New York

PepsiCo

LIFEWTR Series 1,2,3

Packaging Design / Beverage - Series

ADC_PKG18012M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

BBDO / New York + BBDO Studios / New York + VisualCountry

Lowe's

Converticals

Online / Mobile / Interactive Video - Single

ADC_INT18053M

2018 Photography Merit Award

New York Magazine / New York

New York Magazine

Jessica Lange As Legendary Women

Photography / Fashion - Series

ADC_PHO18013M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

Grabarz & Partner / Hamburg

IKEA Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG

PAX it

Online / Mobile / E-Commerce Site - Single

ADC_INT18051M

2018 Photography Merit Award

Jonathan Knowles / London + Rose / London

English National Opera

Aida

Photography / Wildcard - Single

ADC_PHO18033M

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 Advertising Merit Award

DENTSU INC. / Tokyo

EAST JAPAN RAILWAY COMPANY

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

Art Direction / Poster Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV18061M

2018 Advertising Merit Award

FCB Chicago / Chicago, IL

Archer+Wolf, LLC

...And That's the Smell of Archer

Art Direction / Poster Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV18062M

2018 Advertising Merit Award

Juniper Park\TBWA Communications / Toronto

Miller Lite

Lite Originals

Art Direction / Poster Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV18063M

2018 Experiential Design Merit Award

FCB Chicago / Chicago, IL

Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence

Teddy Gun

Experiential Design / Guerrilla / Stunt - Single

ADC_EXP18023M

2018 Typography Merit Award

Albert Coy / Barcelona

Yorokobu

Yorokobu #85

Typography / Lettering - Single

ADC_TYP18013M

2018 Typography Merit Award

Tian Yu Kong Advertising / Shanghai

Life Master Home Renovation

White-hair Embroideries

Typography / Lettering - Single

ADC_TYP18014M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

McCann / New York

Microsoft

See What's Next

Use of Social Media / LinkedIn - Single

ADC_INT18066M

2018 Interactive Merit Award

Mother / New York

Mother

The Pregnancy Pause

Use of Social Media / LinkedIn - Single

ADC_INT18067M

2018 Typography Merit Award

Superunion / London

Superunion

Plava Laguna; Proudly Croatian

Typography / Typefaces / Font Systems - Series

ADC_TYP18020M

2018 Typography Merit Award

Yani & Guille / Buenos Aires + Sudtipos / Buenos Aires

Self promoted.

Proprietor Font Family

Typography / Typefaces / Font Systems - Series

ADC_TYP18021M

2018 Advertising Merit Award

DENTSU INC. / TOKYO

Kobe Simbun

Emergency Collectibles

Press / Newspaper - Single

ADC_ADV18091M

2018 Advertising Merit Award

The VIA Agency / Portland

L.L.Bean

Sunlight Ink Ad

Press / Newspaper - Single

ADC_ADV18092M

2018 Illustration Merit Award

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

The 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

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 Advertising Merit Award

McCann / New York + Blk-Ops / Los Angeles

Microsoft

Space Holiday

Art Direction / Motion - Single

ADC_ADV18060M

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 Illustration Merit Award

DDB / Paris

Hasbro

In the world of Play-Doh

Illustration / Press - Series

ADC_ILL18036M

2018 Advertising Merit Award

Y&R Mexico / Mexico City + Wabi Productions / Mexico City

Movistar Mx

LOVE STORY

Television / Film / Online Video Commercials / Film Commercial - Single

ADC_ADV18093M

2018 Photography Merit Award

Six N. Five / Barcelona + Willett Creative / New York

Six N. Five

Co-Existe

Photography / Fine Art / Conceptual - Series

ADC_PHO18014M

2018 Publication Design Merit Award

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

The New York Times for Kids: Killer Mosquitos!

Editorial / Newspaper Front Page / Spread / Full Issue - Single

ADC_PUB18037M

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