ADC Awards

The ADC Annual Awards, part of The One Club for Creativity, is the oldest continuously running industry award show in the world. Now heading into its incredible 100th year, these Awards celebrate the very best in advertising, digital media, graphic and publication design, packaging and product design, motion, experiential and spatial design, photography, illustration and fashion design all with a focus on artistry and craftsmanship.

Award

Agency

Client

Title

Category

Annual ID

Google Nest Wifi Agency: Google Hardware Design / Mountain view Client: Google Inc Category: Consumer Electronics / Single or Series
Life Print Agency: Africa / Sao Paulo Client: Ampara ANIMAL Category: Craft / Patterns / Textiles
Mental Fatigues Agency: TAXI / Toronto/Montreal/Vancouver/New York + Canadian Mental Health Association / Toronto Client: Canadian Mental Health Association Category: Craft / Patterns / Textiles
Gucci Cheetahorse Dress Agency: Marc Burckhardt / Austin + Gucci / Milan Client: Gucci Category: Craft / Patterns / Textiles
LANGUAGE SANCTUARY Agency: Dentsu Inc. / Tokyo + Dentsu Creative X Inc. / Tokyo Client: Okinawa Times Category: Art Direction - Press / Poster / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign
The Force of Love Agency: ADK TAIWAN / Taipei Client: 7-ELEVEN Taiwan Category: Spatial Design / Installation Design
German Cancer Aid "Spectrum" Agency: HEIMAT, / Berlin + Intermate Media GmbH / Berlin + achtung! / Hamburg + Low Bros / Berlin Client: ADP e. V. / Deutsche Krebshilfe Category: Spatial Design / Installation Design
+ POOL Light and Dashboard Agency: PLAYLAB, INC. / New York + Family / New York + Floating Point Studio / New York + Reaktor / New York Client: Friends of + POOL Category: Spatial Design / Installation Design
Independents on 5th: Shoppable Holiday Windows Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + Standard Transmission / Brooklyn + Picture Farm / Brooklyn + Gattie and Lopez / New York Client: PayPal Category: Spatial Design / Installation Design
Beauty Innovation Agency: SHISEIDO CO.,LTD, / Ginza,Chuo-ku,Tokyo + we+ / Tokyo Client: SHISEIDO Co.,Ltd. Category: Spatial Design / Installation Design
Re-Tree Agency: Shiseido Company, Limited / Chuo-ku + DENTSU INC. / Minato-Ku + Hakuten Corporation / Chuo-ku Client: Shiseido Company, Limited Category: Spatial Design / Installation Design
TETRA Agency: Volvox Labs / Brooklyn + Gensler / New York City Client: Xandr Category: Spatial Design / Installation Design
BLOOM Agency: Nobody / Mexico City/San Francisco Client: Harper's Bazaar Mexico 2020 Category: Fashion / Series
TOKYO MOTOR SHOW 2019 Agency: Dentsu Inc. / Tokyo + ADBRAIN Inc. / Tokyo + TYO MONSTER / Tokyo + Dentsu Live Inc. / Tokyo Client: Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association, Inc. (JAMA) Category: Wildcard / Series
Planet or Plastic? Agency: Pixel Square / Rio de Janeiro + Saatchi & Saatchi / Dubai Client: national geographic Category: Wildcard / Series
Royal Mail: Curious Customs stamps Agency: NB Studio / London + Royal Mail LTD / London Client: Royal Mail LTD Category: Wildcard / Series
Diversity in Disaster Preparation Agency: Dentsu Inc. / Tokyo + Dentsu Digital Inc. / Tokyo + TYO Inc. / Tokyo + AID-DCC Inc. / Tokyo Client: Yahoo Japan Corporation Category: Wildcard / Series
SIGNS Agency: MRM//McCANN / Frankfurt Client: German Youth Association of People with Hearing Loss Category: UX / UI / User Experience Design
Google Store Agency: BASIC® / Bay Area + Google / Mountain View Client: Google Category: UX / UI / User Experience Design
ECHOs Agency: DDB, / Paris + makemepulse / Paris + Studio Press Play On Tape / London + Ubisoft / Paris Client: Ubisoft Category: UX / UI / User Experience Design
Enchanted Lands Agency: Airbnb Magazine / New York + Airbnb / San Francisco Client: Airbnb Magazine Category: Editorial / Spread - Single
What The U.S. Gets Wrong About China Agency: Nicolas Ortega / New York + Barron's / New York Client: Barron's Category: Editorial / Spread - Single
Beating the Bounds: The Case for Ethical Borders Agency: Leonardo Santamaria / Los Angeles + Believer Magazine / Las Vegas Client: Believer Magazine Category: Editorial / Spread - Single
Control Agency: Dan Bejar Illustration / Brooklyn + Imagination / Washington DC Client: Engineering Inc. Magazine Category: Editorial / Spread - Single
My Sister, Myself Agency: Leonardo Santamaria / Los Angeles + O, The Oprah Magazine / New York City Client: O, The Oprah Magazine Category: Editorial / Spread - Single
Harvey Weinstein Convicted Agency: Brian Stauffer Illustration + Animation / Novato + The New York Times Magazine / NYC Client: The New York Times Category: Editorial / Spread - Single
One Small Step Agency: Estudio Javier Jaen / Barcelona Client: The New York Times Category: Editorial / Spread - Single
Athleisure Time Agency: Igor Bastidas Studio / Brooklyn + The er / New York Client: The New Yorker Category: Editorial / Spread - Single
Student Debt Agency: Till Lauer / Lucerne + The New Yorker / New York City Client: The New Yorker Category: Editorial / Spread - Single
Wonderful Tools Agency: BUCK / Los Angeles + TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles Client: Apple Category: Craft in Video / Animation - Single
Typeform Agency: BÜRO UFHO / Singapore Client: Self Category: Personal / Unpublished Lettering / Single or Series
Mind the Gap Agency: SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich + MEDIAPLUS GERMANY / Munich Client: Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG) Category: Experiential Design / Guerrilla / Stunt
Think Inside The Box Agency: McCann / New York + Lockheed Martin / Bethesda Client: Lockheed Martin Category: Experiential Design / Guerrilla / Stunt
LIFEBOAT - The Experiment Agency: SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich + PLAN.NET GERMANY / Munich + MEDIAPLUS GERMANY / Munich + achtung! / Hamburg Client: Sea-Watch Category: Experiential Design / Guerrilla / Stunt
German Cancer Aid "Spectrum" Agency: HEIMAT, / Berlin + Intermate Media GmbH / Berlin + achtung! / Hamburg + Low Bros / Berlin Client: ADP e. V. / Deutsche Krebshilfe Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
Lolli: The Exhibit Nobody Wants to Talk About Agency: No Fixed Address / Toronto + Canadian Centre for Child Protection / Winnipeg + Canadian Centre for Child Protection / Winnipeg Client: Canadian Centre for Child Protection Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
#NoKidsInCages Agency: Badger & Winters / New York Client: RAICES Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
SickKids Airbnb Agency: No Fixed Address / Toronto + SickKids Foundation / Toronto Client: SickKids Foundation Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
The Infinity Classroom Agency: BBDO / Minneapolis + BBDO / New York Client: Theirworld Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
History Blocks Agency: Africa / Sao Paulo Client: Unesco Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
Bon Iver Viisualiizer Agency: Spotify In-House / New York Client: Spotify Category: Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology
ECHOs Agency: DDB, / Paris + makemepulse / Paris + Studio Press Play On Tape / London + Ubisoft / Paris Client: Ubisoft Category: Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology
NISSAN QASHQAI SOUND ODYSSEY Agency: TBWA\G1 / Boulogne Billancourt + G2H / Paris + Moonwalk film / Paris + TBWA\Else / Boulogne Billancourt Client: NISSAN EUROPE Category: Craft in Online / Mobile / Sound Design
A brand refresh for the world’s most popular OS. Agency: Huge / Brooklyn + Google / New York Client: Android Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Digital
Royal palmeira Agency: Anna Rolskaia / Lisbo Client: Royal palmeira Category: Lettering / Single or Series
Chinese Provincial Capital Typeface Agency: Version Design Group / Shanghai Client: shanghai version design group Category: Lettering / Single or Series
AirPods Pro Agency: TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles + Apple / Cupertino Client: Apple, Inc. Category: Environmental Design / Window Display / Merchandising
Independents on 5th: Shoppable Holiday Windows Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + Standard Transmission / Brooklyn + Picture Farm / Brooklyn + Gattie and Lopez / New York Client: PayPal Category: Environmental Design / Window Display / Merchandising
Windows Into The Future Agency: Cheil Germany / Schwalbach am Taunus Client: Samsung Electronics Germany Category: Environmental Design / Window Display / Merchandising
The Most Searched Agency: Google Brand Studio / San Francisco Client: Google Category: Posters / Billboard - Series

2020 Product Design Merit Award

Google Hardware Design / Mountain view

Google Inc

Google Nest Wifi

Consumer Electronics / Single or Series

ADC_PRD20_009M

2020 Fashion Design Merit Award

Africa / Sao Paulo

Ampara ANIMAL

Life Print

Craft / Patterns / Textiles

ADC_FSN20_007M

2020 Fashion Design Merit Award

TAXI / Toronto/Montreal/Vancouver/New York + Canadian Mental Health Association / Toronto

Canadian Mental Health Association

Mental Fatigues

Craft / Patterns / Textiles

ADC_FSN20_008M

2020 Fashion Design Merit Award

Marc Burckhardt / Austin + Gucci / Milan

Gucci

Gucci Cheetahorse Dress

Craft / Patterns / Textiles

ADC_FSN20_009M

2020 Advertising Merit Award

Dentsu Inc. / Tokyo + Dentsu Creative X Inc. / Tokyo

Okinawa Times

LANGUAGE SANCTUARY

Art Direction - Press / Poster / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV20_073M

2020 Spatial Design Merit Award

ADK TAIWAN / Taipei

7-ELEVEN Taiwan

The Force of Love

Spatial Design / Installation Design

ADC_SPL20_021M

2020 Spatial Design Merit Award

HEIMAT, / Berlin + Intermate Media GmbH / Berlin + achtung! / Hamburg + Low Bros / Berlin

ADP e. V. / Deutsche Krebshilfe

German Cancer Aid "Spectrum"

Spatial Design / Installation Design

ADC_SPL20_022M

2020 Spatial Design Merit Award

PLAYLAB, INC. / New York + Family / New York + Floating Point Studio / New York + Reaktor / New York

Friends of + POOL

+ POOL Light and Dashboard

Spatial Design / Installation Design

ADC_SPL20_023M

2020 Spatial Design Merit Award

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + Standard Transmission / Brooklyn + Picture Farm / Brooklyn + Gattie and Lopez / New York

PayPal

Independents on 5th: Shoppable Holiday Windows

Spatial Design / Installation Design

ADC_SPL20_024M

2020 Spatial Design Merit Award

SHISEIDO CO.,LTD, / Ginza,Chuo-ku,Tokyo + we+ / Tokyo

SHISEIDO Co.,Ltd.

Beauty Innovation

Spatial Design / Installation Design

ADC_SPL20_025M

2020 Spatial Design Merit Award

Shiseido Company, Limited / Chuo-ku + DENTSU INC. / Minato-Ku + Hakuten Corporation / Chuo-ku

Shiseido Company, Limited

Re-Tree

Spatial Design / Installation Design

ADC_SPL20_026M

2020 Spatial Design Merit Award

Volvox Labs / Brooklyn + Gensler / New York City

Xandr

TETRA

Spatial Design / Installation Design

ADC_SPL20_027M

2020 Photography Merit Award

Nobody / Mexico City/San Francisco

Harper's Bazaar Mexico 2020

BLOOM

Fashion / Series

ADC_PHO20_036M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Dentsu Inc. / Tokyo + ADBRAIN Inc. / Tokyo + TYO MONSTER / Tokyo + Dentsu Live Inc. / Tokyo

Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association, Inc. (JAMA)

TOKYO MOTOR SHOW 2019

Wildcard / Series

ADC_ILT20_067M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Pixel Square / Rio de Janeiro + Saatchi & Saatchi / Dubai

national geographic

Planet or Plastic?

Wildcard / Series

ADC_ILT20_068M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

NB Studio / London + Royal Mail LTD / London

Royal Mail LTD

Royal Mail: Curious Customs stamps

Wildcard / Series

ADC_ILT20_069M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Dentsu Inc. / Tokyo + Dentsu Digital Inc. / Tokyo + TYO Inc. / Tokyo + AID-DCC Inc. / Tokyo

Yahoo Japan Corporation

Diversity in Disaster Preparation

Wildcard / Series

ADC_ILT20_070M

2020 Interactive Merit Award

MRM//McCANN / Frankfurt

German Youth Association of People with Hearing Loss

SIGNS

UX / UI / User Experience Design

ADC_INT20_076M

2020 Interactive Merit Award

BASIC® / Bay Area + Google / Mountain View

Google

Google Store

UX / UI / User Experience Design

ADC_INT20_077M

2020 Interactive Merit Award

DDB, / Paris + makemepulse / Paris + Studio Press Play On Tape / London + Ubisoft / Paris

Ubisoft

ECHOs

UX / UI / User Experience Design

ADC_INT20_078M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Airbnb Magazine / New York + Airbnb / San Francisco

Airbnb Magazine

Enchanted Lands

Editorial / Spread - Single

ADC_ILT20_046M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Nicolas Ortega / New York + Barron's / New York

Barron's

What The U.S. Gets Wrong About China

Editorial / Spread - Single

ADC_ILT20_047M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Leonardo Santamaria / Los Angeles + Believer Magazine / Las Vegas

Believer Magazine

Beating the Bounds: The Case for Ethical Borders

Editorial / Spread - Single

ADC_ILT20_048M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Dan Bejar Illustration / Brooklyn + Imagination / Washington DC

Engineering Inc. Magazine

Control

Editorial / Spread - Single

ADC_ILT20_049M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Leonardo Santamaria / Los Angeles + O, The Oprah Magazine / New York City

O, The Oprah Magazine

My Sister, Myself

Editorial / Spread - Single

ADC_ILT20_050M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Brian Stauffer Illustration + Animation / Novato + The New York Times Magazine / NYC

The New York Times

Harvey Weinstein Convicted

Editorial / Spread - Single

ADC_ILT20_051M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Estudio Javier Jaen / Barcelona

The New York Times

One Small Step

Editorial / Spread - Single

ADC_ILT20_052M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Igor Bastidas Studio / Brooklyn + The er / New York

The New Yorker

Athleisure Time

Editorial / Spread - Single

ADC_ILT20_053M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Till Lauer / Lucerne + The New Yorker / New York City

The New Yorker

Student Debt

Editorial / Spread - Single

ADC_ILT20_054M

2020 Advertising Merit Award

BUCK / Los Angeles + TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles

Apple

Wonderful Tools

Craft in Video / Animation - Single

ADC_ADV20_077M

2020 Typography Merit Award

BÜRO UFHO / Singapore

Self

Typeform

Personal / Unpublished Lettering / Single or Series

ADC_TYP20_028M

2020 Experiential Design Merit Award

SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich + MEDIAPLUS GERMANY / Munich

Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG)

Mind the Gap

Experiential Design / Guerrilla / Stunt

ADC_EXP20_033M

2020 Experiential Design Merit Award

McCann / New York + Lockheed Martin / Bethesda

Lockheed Martin

Think Inside The Box

Experiential Design / Guerrilla / Stunt

ADC_EXP20_034M

2020 Experiential Design Merit Award

SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich + PLAN.NET GERMANY / Munich + MEDIAPLUS GERMANY / Munich + achtung! / Hamburg

Sea-Watch

LIFEBOAT - The Experiment

Experiential Design / Guerrilla / Stunt

ADC_EXP20_035M

2020 Experiential Design Merit Award

HEIMAT, / Berlin + Intermate Media GmbH / Berlin + achtung! / Hamburg + Low Bros / Berlin

ADP e. V. / Deutsche Krebshilfe

German Cancer Aid "Spectrum"

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG20_045M

2020 Experiential Design Merit Award

No Fixed Address / Toronto + Canadian Centre for Child Protection / Winnipeg + Canadian Centre for Child Protection / Winnipeg

Canadian Centre for Child Protection

Lolli: The Exhibit Nobody Wants to Talk About

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG20_046M

2020 Experiential Design Merit Award

Badger & Winters / New York

RAICES

#NoKidsInCages

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG20_047M

2020 Experiential Design Merit Award

No Fixed Address / Toronto + SickKids Foundation / Toronto

SickKids Foundation

SickKids Airbnb

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG20_048M

2020 Experiential Design Merit Award

BBDO / Minneapolis + BBDO / New York

Theirworld

The Infinity Classroom

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG20_049M

2020 Experiential Design Merit Award

Africa / Sao Paulo

Unesco

History Blocks

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG20_050M

2020 Interactive Merit Award

Spotify In-House / New York

Spotify

Bon Iver Viisualiizer

Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology

ADC_INT20_055M

2020 Interactive Merit Award

DDB, / Paris + makemepulse / Paris + Studio Press Play On Tape / London + Ubisoft / Paris

Ubisoft

ECHOs

Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology

ADC_INT20_056M

2020 Interactive Merit Award

TBWA\G1 / Boulogne Billancourt + G2H / Paris + Moonwalk film / Paris + TBWA\Else / Boulogne Billancourt

NISSAN EUROPE

NISSAN QASHQAI SOUND ODYSSEY

Craft in Online / Mobile / Sound Design

ADC_INT20_054M

2020 Brand / Communication Design Merit Award

Huge / Brooklyn + Google / New York

Android

A brand refresh for the world’s most popular OS.

Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Digital

ADC_BCD20_028M

2020 Typography Merit Award

Anna Rolskaia / Lisbo

Royal palmeira

Royal palmeira

Lettering / Single or Series

ADC_TYP20_022M

2020 Typography Merit Award

Version Design Group / Shanghai

shanghai version design group

Chinese Provincial Capital Typeface

Lettering / Single or Series

ADC_TYP20_023M

2020 Experiential Design Merit Award

TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles + Apple / Cupertino

Apple, Inc.

AirPods Pro

Environmental Design / Window Display / Merchandising

ADC_EXP20_030M

2020 Experiential Design Merit Award

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + Standard Transmission / Brooklyn + Picture Farm / Brooklyn + Gattie and Lopez / New York

PayPal

Independents on 5th: Shoppable Holiday Windows

Environmental Design / Window Display / Merchandising

ADC_EXP20_031M

2020 Experiential Design Merit Award

Cheil Germany / Schwalbach am Taunus

Samsung Electronics Germany

Windows Into The Future

Environmental Design / Window Display / Merchandising

ADC_EXP20_032M

2020 Brand / Communication Design Merit Award

Google Brand Studio / San Francisco

Google

The Most Searched

Posters / Billboard - Series

ADC_BCD20_061M

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