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 Shortcut Billboards Agency: SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich Client: BMW AG - MINI Deutschland Category: Posters / Wild Postings - Series
Color Gradient BMX Agency: Apple / Cupertino Client: Apple Category: Mobile / Single
Junction Agency: Apple / Cupertino Client: Apple Category: Mobile / Single
Lil’ Benz Dealership Agency: R/GA / New York Client: Mercedes-Benz Category: Environmental Design / Window Display / Merchandising - Single
Typeface based on historical optometrist eye charts Agency: ANTI / Norway Client: Optiker-K Category: Typefaces / Font Systems / Single
Herbert Typeface Agency: Studio K95 / Catania Client: Studio K95 Category: Typefaces / Font Systems / Single
Ming Romantic Agency: Synoptic Office / New York Client: Synoptic Office Category: Typefaces / Font Systems / Single
Letterforms inspired by soviet neon. Agency: Olga Pankova / Moscow Client: type.today Category: Typefaces / Font Systems / Single
Fresh Prints Agency: McCann / Spain + Craft WW / Spain + Havas Media / Barcelona Client: Aldi Category: Innovation / Press
Music Liberates Music 2.0 Agency: BBDO / New York + BBDOStudios + adultartclub.co.uk Client: Bacardi Category: Social Media / Wildcard - Single
Don't Call Me Precious Agency: R/GA / Shanghai Client: Nike Category: Social Media / Wildcard - Single
Here to Create Change Agency: TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + DMB Media / New York Client: Adidas Category: Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign
ReArranged Agency: Scholz & Friends / Berlin Client: Berlin Philharmonic Category: Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign
Stop Sucking Agency: Rethink / Toronto/Montreal/Vancouver Client: Greenpeace Category: Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign
SINCE 1995 Agency: DENTSU INC. / Tokyo Client: KOBE SHIMBUN Category: Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign
Art Directors Club Germany "Feed your creativity" Agency: HEIMAT, / Berlin Client: Art Directors Club für Deutschland e.V. Category: Wildcard / Series
Singing Knees Agency: BBDO GmbH / Berlin + Markenfilm GmbH & Co. KG / Hamburg Client: Deutsche Bahn AG Category: Video / Online Video - Single
A Man Like You Agency: GSD&M / Austin + Harry's / New York Client: Harry's Category: Video / Online Video - Single
The Seven Worlds Agency: DDB / Paris + RSA Films / London + 75 / Paris + MPC / London Client: Hennessy Category: Video / Online Video - Single
The Most Vicious Cycle Agency: McCann / New York + March for Our Lives / Parkland + March for our Lives / Parkland Client: March For Our Lives Category: Video / Online Video - Single
Be Natural Agency: Be Natural Productions / Los Angeles Client: Be Natural Productions Category: Motion / Film / Documentary
Casey House Documentary: June's Agency: Bensimon Byrne / Toronto + Narrative / Toronto Client: Casey House Category: Motion / Film / Documentary
Universal Love Agency: McCann / New York Client: MGM Resorts International Category: Innovation / Brand / Communication Design
Unboxing the Truth Agency: TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + Design by Disruption / New York Client: Thomson Reuters Corporation Category: Innovation / Brand / Communication Design
The Shot Agency: BBDO / New York + BiscuitFilmworks/Revolver+WillO’Rourke Client: AT&T Category: Craft in Video / Direction - Single
Get Ready Agency: MJZ / Los Angeles + Dollar Shave Club / Venice Client: Dollar Shave Club Category: Craft in Video / Direction - Single
Fonts for Freedom Agency: SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich Client: Reporter ohne Grenzen e.V. Category: Design for Good / Publication Design - Series
Safety Hub Agency: CHE Proximity / Australia + IAG / Sydney Client: IAG Category: Design for Good / Interactive - Campaign
Essences of light Agency: MONET space design / Yilan County Client: LIAO Category: Spatial Design / Commercial Building
Ocean Risk Agency: Jonathan Knowles / London + Atomic / London Client: XL Catlin Category: Wildcard / Single
Noc Coffee Company Agency: Superunion / Hong Kong Client: Noc Coffee Company Category: Environmental Design / Retail / Restaurant
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Carnegie Deli Pop-Up Agency: Tool / Santa Monica + Prime Video / Santa Monica Client: Prime Video Category: Environmental Design / Retail / Restaurant
Score the iPhone Agency: R/GA / New York Client: Verizon Category: Craft in Online / Mobile / Sound Design - Single
The thrill of victory Agency: DDB / Paris + Somesuch & Co X Insurrection / Paris + Mathematic / Paris + Studio 5 / Paris Client: Amnesty International Category: Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft - Single
Inside Google: When Rivers Rise Agency: Google Brand Studio / San Francisco Client: Google Category: Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft - Single
The Fall Agency: Hospital de Amor / São Paulo + Loud / São Paulo + WMcCann / São Paulo + Zombie Studios / São Paulo Client: Hospital de Amor Category: Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft - Single
I am intersex Agency: Antimatter / Milan, Italy Client: ILGA Category: Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft - Single
Le Beck's: The legendary beer can Agency: SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich Client: Beck’s Category: Promotional Materials / Dimensional - Single
Emotional Support Chicken Agency: GSD&M / Austin Client: Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen Category: Promotional Materials / Dimensional - Single
NSynth Super Agency: Google Creative Lab / London Client: Google Category: Wildcard / Single or Series
Unleash Agency: MPC / Los Angeles + Independent Media / Los Angeles Client: Apple Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Special Effects - Single or Series
Unlock Agency: MPC / Los Angeles + Furlined / Los Angeles Client: Apple Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Special Effects - Single or Series
The Seven Worlds Agency: MPC / London + DDB / Paris + RSA / London Client: Hennessy Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Special Effects - Single or Series
PS Store "Bazaar" Agency: Venables Bell & Partners / San Francisco + MJZ / Los Angeles Client: Sony Playstation Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Special Effects - Single or Series
Walmart "Teddy" Agency: a52 / Santa Monica + Scouts Honour / Toronto + Cossette / Toronto + Saints Editorial / Toronto Client: Walmart Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Special Effects - Single or Series
Longevity noodle packaging Agency: cc-zendesign brand studio / shenzhen Client: Qishan Fuying dry noodle Co. Ltd. Category: Food / Beverage / Food - Single
Choteng Agency: Linshaobin design / Shantou Client: Shantou Choteng Condiment Co., Ltd. Category: Food / Beverage / Food - Single
No need to fly – Around the world in Germany Agency: Ogilvy / Germany Client: German Rail Category: Direct / Digital - Single
What You Missed Agency: R/GA / New York Client: Verizon Wireless Category: Direct / Digital - Single
The Culture Issue Agency: The Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Music / Entertainment / Single

2019 Brand / Communication Design Merit Award

SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich

BMW AG - MINI Deutschland

The Shortcut Billboards

Posters / Wild Postings - Series

ADC_BCD19048M

2019 Photography Merit Award

Apple / Cupertino

Apple

Color Gradient BMX

Mobile / Single

ADC_PHO19034M

2019 Photography Merit Award

Apple / Cupertino

Apple

Junction

Mobile / Single

ADC_PHO19035M

2019 Experiential Design Merit Award

R/GA / New York

Mercedes-Benz

Lil’ Benz Dealership

Environmental Design / Window Display / Merchandising - Single

ADC_EXP19023M

2019 Typography Merit Award

ANTI / Norway

Optiker-K

Typeface based on historical optometrist eye charts

Typefaces / Font Systems / Single

ADC_TYP19018M

2019 Typography Merit Award

Studio K95 / Catania

Studio K95

Herbert Typeface

Typefaces / Font Systems / Single

ADC_TYP19019M

2019 Typography Merit Award

Synoptic Office / New York

Synoptic Office

Ming Romantic

Typefaces / Font Systems / Single

ADC_TYP19020M

2019 Typography Merit Award

Olga Pankova / Moscow

type.today

Letterforms inspired by soviet neon.

Typefaces / Font Systems / Single

ADC_TYP19021M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

McCann / Spain + Craft WW / Spain + Havas Media / Barcelona

Aldi

Fresh Prints

Innovation / Press

ADC_ADV19085M

2019 Interactive Merit Award

BBDO / New York + BBDOStudios + adultartclub.co.uk

Bacardi

Music Liberates Music 2.0

Social Media / Wildcard - Single

ADC_INT19077M

2019 Interactive Merit Award

R/GA / Shanghai

Nike

Don't Call Me Precious

Social Media / Wildcard - Single

ADC_INT19078M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + DMB Media / New York

Adidas

Here to Create Change

Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV19093M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Scholz & Friends / Berlin

Berlin Philharmonic

ReArranged

Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV19094M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Rethink / Toronto/Montreal/Vancouver

Greenpeace

Stop Sucking

Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV19095M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

DENTSU INC. / Tokyo

KOBE SHIMBUN

SINCE 1995

Art Direction - Press / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV19096M

2019 Illustration Merit Award

HEIMAT, / Berlin

Art Directors Club für Deutschland e.V.

Art Directors Club Germany "Feed your creativity"

Wildcard / Series

ADC_ILT19053M

2019 Interactive Merit Award

BBDO GmbH / Berlin + Markenfilm GmbH & Co. KG / Hamburg

Deutsche Bahn AG

Singing Knees

Video / Online Video - Single

ADC_INT19064M

2019 Interactive Merit Award

GSD&M / Austin + Harry's / New York

Harry's

A Man Like You

Video / Online Video - Single

ADC_INT19065M

2019 Interactive Merit Award

DDB / Paris + RSA Films / London + 75 / Paris + MPC / London

Hennessy

The Seven Worlds

Video / Online Video - Single

ADC_INT19066M

2019 Interactive Merit Award

McCann / New York + March for Our Lives / Parkland + March for our Lives / Parkland

March For Our Lives

The Most Vicious Cycle

Video / Online Video - Single

ADC_INT19067M

2019 Motion / Film Craft Merit Award

Be Natural Productions / Los Angeles

Be Natural Productions

Be Natural

Motion / Film / Documentary

ADC_MOT19060M

2019 Motion / Film Craft Merit Award

Bensimon Byrne / Toronto + Narrative / Toronto

Casey House

Casey House Documentary: June's

Motion / Film / Documentary

ADC_MOT19061M

2019 Brand / Communication Design Merit Award

McCann / New York

MGM Resorts International

Universal Love

Innovation / Brand / Communication Design

ADC_BCD19023M

2019 Brand / Communication Design Merit Award

TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + Design by Disruption / New York

Thomson Reuters Corporation

Unboxing the Truth

Innovation / Brand / Communication Design

ADC_BCD19024M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

BBDO / New York + BiscuitFilmworks/Revolver+WillO’Rourke

AT&T

The Shot

Craft in Video / Direction - Single

ADC_ADV19109M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

MJZ / Los Angeles + Dollar Shave Club / Venice

Dollar Shave Club

Get Ready

Craft in Video / Direction - Single

ADC_ADV19110M

2019 Publication Design Merit Award

SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich

Reporter ohne Grenzen e.V.

Fonts for Freedom

Design for Good / Publication Design - Series

ADC_PUB19029M

2019 Interactive Merit Award

CHE Proximity / Australia + IAG / Sydney

IAG

Safety Hub

Design for Good / Interactive - Campaign

ADC_INT19044M

2019 Spatial Design Merit Award

MONET space design / Yilan County

LIAO

Essences of light

Spatial Design / Commercial Building

ADC_SPL19021M

2019 Photography Merit Award

Jonathan Knowles / London + Atomic / London

XL Catlin

Ocean Risk

Wildcard / Single

ADC_PHO19057M

2019 Experiential Design Merit Award

Superunion / Hong Kong

Noc Coffee Company

Noc Coffee Company

Environmental Design / Retail / Restaurant

ADC_EXP19029M

2019 Experiential Design Merit Award

Tool / Santa Monica + Prime Video / Santa Monica

Prime Video

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Carnegie Deli Pop-Up

Environmental Design / Retail / Restaurant

ADC_EXP19030M

2019 Interactive Merit Award

R/GA / New York

Verizon

Score the iPhone

Craft in Online / Mobile / Sound Design - Single

ADC_INT19050M

2019 Motion / Film Craft Merit Award

DDB / Paris + Somesuch & Co X Insurrection / Paris + Mathematic / Paris + Studio 5 / Paris

Amnesty International

The thrill of victory

Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft - Single

ADC_MOT19033M

2019 Motion / Film Craft Merit Award

Google Brand Studio / San Francisco

Google

Inside Google: When Rivers Rise

Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft - Single

ADC_MOT19034M

2019 Motion / Film Craft Merit Award

Hospital de Amor / São Paulo + Loud / São Paulo + WMcCann / São Paulo + Zombie Studios / São Paulo

Hospital de Amor

The Fall

Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft - Single

ADC_MOT19035M

2019 Motion / Film Craft Merit Award

Antimatter / Milan, Italy

ILGA

I am intersex

Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft - Single

ADC_MOT19036M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich

Beck’s

Le Beck's: The legendary beer can

Promotional Materials / Dimensional - Single

ADC_ADV19134M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

GSD&M / Austin

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen

Emotional Support Chicken

Promotional Materials / Dimensional - Single

ADC_ADV19135M

2019 Product Design Merit Award

Google Creative Lab / London

Google

NSynth Super

Wildcard / Single or Series

ADC_PRD19024M

2019 Motion / Film Craft Merit Award

MPC / Los Angeles + Independent Media / Los Angeles

Apple

Unleash

Craft in Motion / Film / Special Effects - Single or Series

ADC_MOT19045M

2019 Motion / Film Craft Merit Award

MPC / Los Angeles + Furlined / Los Angeles

Apple

Unlock

Craft in Motion / Film / Special Effects - Single or Series

ADC_MOT19046M

2019 Motion / Film Craft Merit Award

MPC / London + DDB / Paris + RSA / London

Hennessy

The Seven Worlds

Craft in Motion / Film / Special Effects - Single or Series

ADC_MOT19047M

2019 Motion / Film Craft Merit Award

Venables Bell & Partners / San Francisco + MJZ / Los Angeles

Sony Playstation

PS Store "Bazaar"

Craft in Motion / Film / Special Effects - Single or Series

ADC_MOT19048M

2019 Motion / Film Craft Merit Award

a52 / Santa Monica + Scouts Honour / Toronto + Cossette / Toronto + Saints Editorial / Toronto

Walmart

Walmart "Teddy"

Craft in Motion / Film / Special Effects - Single or Series

ADC_MOT19049M

2019 Packaging Design Merit Award

cc-zendesign brand studio / shenzhen

Qishan Fuying dry noodle Co. Ltd.

Longevity noodle packaging

Food / Beverage / Food - Single

ADC_PKG19025M

2019 Packaging Design Merit Award

Linshaobin design / Shantou

Shantou Choteng Condiment Co., Ltd.

Choteng

Food / Beverage / Food - Single

ADC_PKG19026M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

Ogilvy / Germany

German Rail

No need to fly – Around the world in Germany

Direct / Digital - Single

ADC_ADV19116M

2019 Advertising Merit Award

R/GA / New York

Verizon Wireless

What You Missed

Direct / Digital - Single

ADC_ADV19117M

2019 Photography Merit Award

The Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

The Culture Issue

Music / Entertainment / Single

ADC_PHO19039M

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