ADC Awards

The ADC Annual Awards is the oldest continuously running industry award show in the world. Now in its incredible 101st 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

The Uncensored Library Agency: DDB Group Germany / Berlin + MediaMonks + Reporters Without Borders + Blockworks Client: Reporters Without Borders Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
BREONNA TAYLOR COVER Agency: Condé Nast, Vanity Fair / New York + Amy Sherald Client: VANITY FAIR Category: Magazines / Magazine Cover
Alone with Me Agency: Spotify In-House Client: Spotify Category: Interactive / Data Visualization
Kūtu / Nest Mural Agency: Ben Johnston Client: Start India Category: Design for Good / Typography
Musée Atelier Audemars Piguet Agency: ATELIER BRÜCKNER GmbH / Stuttgart + BIG Bjarke Ingels Group / Copenhagen + Media Planning with: medienprojekt p2 / Stuttgart + LDE Belzner Holmes / Stuttgart Client: Audemars Piguet Category: Spatial Design / Museums / Cultural Centers
Democracy by Mail Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Category: Photojournalism / Series
True Name Agency: McCann / New York + JSM Music / New York + Hungry Man / Los Angeles Client: Mastercard Category: Design for Good / Product Design
The Spomeniks Agency: Yuzhao Huang Client: Personal project Category: Innovation
Alone with Me Agency: Spotify In-House Client: Spotify Category: Craft in Online / Mobile / Art Direction
SAY THEIR NAMES Agency: The New Yorker / New York + Kadir Nelson Client: The New Yorker Category: Editorial / Front Page - Single
Museum of Thousands of Names - Identity for Warsaw Agency: DADADA Studio / Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Client: Warsaw Ghetto Museum Category: Branding / Logo
#ENDviolence – More Than A Mark Agency: BBDO Group Germany GmbH + BWGTBLD GmbH Client: UNICEF Deutschland Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Direction
BK Moldy Whopper Agency: INGO / Stockholm + David / Miami + Publicis Client: Burger King Category: Integrated / Traditional
BK Moldy Whopper Agency: INGO / Stockholm + David / Miami + Publicis Client: Burger King Category: Out of Home / Poster - Series
Untouched by Light Agency: Bruketa&Zinic&Grey / Zagreb + Radgonske gorice / Gornja Radgona Client: Radgonske gorice/Untouched by Light Category: Food / Beverage / Beverage - Single
The Uncensored Library Agency: DDB Group Germany / Berlin + MediaMonks + Reporters Without Borders + Blockworks Client: Reporters Without Borders Category: Design for Good / Advertising - Single
The Call Agency: The Bloc / New York Client: EmpowHer NY Category: Fusion Cube
ABCs of Survival Agency: The Bloc / New York Client: National Black Child Development Institute Category: Fusion Cube
Space-age Airport for Cyclists Agency: Silo / The Hague + studiomarsman / Delft Client: Municipality of The Hague / Mobilis TBI Category: Spatial Design / Transportation Hubs
The Uncensored Library Agency: DDB Group Germany / Berlin + MediaMonks + Reporters Without Borders + Blockworks Client: Reporters Without Borders Category: Innovation
Alone with Me Agency: Spotify In-House Client: Spotify Category: Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology
Proud Parent Agency: OREO + 360i / New York Client: Mondelēz International, Inc. Category: Motion / Film / Narrative
Alone with Me Agency: Spotify In-House Client: Spotify Category: Online / Mobile Websites / Website
Eurythenes plasticus Agency: BBDO Group Germany GmbH + Sehsucht GmbH Client: WWF Germany Category: Design for Good / Integrated series
Your Way, Way Better Agency: Jones Knowles Ritchie / New York Client: Burger King Category: Rebranding
Hackney Church Rebrand Agency: OMSE / London + EBBA Architects / London + Family Ltd / London Client: Hackney Church Category: Rebranding
San Francisco Symphony Brand Identity Agency: COLLINS + San Francisco Symphony Client: San Francisco Symphony Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Integrated
United Sodas of America Agency: CENTER / Brooklyn + United Sodas of America / Brooklyn + House of 207 / Brooklyn Client: United Sodas of America Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Integrated
M.AD School of Ideas Brand Identity Agency: COLLINS + M.AD School of Ideas Client: M.AD School of Ideas Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Integrated
The Uncensored Library Agency: DDB Group Germany / Berlin + MediaMonks + Reporters Without Borders + Blockworks Client: Reporters Without Borders Category: Design for Good / Interactive
Pedestal Project Agency: BBDO / New York Client: Color of Change Category: Design for Good / Interactive
Big Change Starts Small Agency: Kin / New York + Mailchimp / Atlanta + Buck / New York Client: Mailchimp Category: Animation / Series
Shot on iPhone Series B Agency: Apple / Cupertino Client: Apple Category: Mobile
Tipping Point Agency: DDB / Paris + Machine / London + Pinkman.tv / Paris Client: Ubisoft Category: Art Direction - Digital / Motion / Motion
The Prescription Paper Pill Bottle Agency: Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness / New York + Publicis Groupe / Tel Aviv + Tikkun Olam Makers: TOM / Tel Aviv + Pixel Farm / Minneapolis Client: Tikkun Olam Makers: TOM Category: Sustainable / Eco-friendly / Single
Mouthwatering Type, Your Way Agency: Jones Knowles Ritchie / New York Client: Burger King Category: Use of Typography / Series
Wrestling With Westside Story Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Category: Music / Entertainment / Single
You Can't Stop Us Agency: Pulse Films + Wieden+Kennedy / Portland Client: Nike Category: Craft in Video / Direction - Single
Life Needs Truth Agency: Droga5 / New York + The New York Times / New York Client: The New York Times Category: Craft in Writing / TV / Film / Video
SAGA Grand Gin Agency: Paprika / Montréal Client: Distillerie Grand Dérangement Category: Food / Beverage / Beverage - Series
United Sodas Agency: CENTER / Brooklyn + United Sodas of America / Brooklyn Client: United Sodas Category: Food / Beverage / Beverage - Series
AFTER THE STORM Agency: CBS SUNDAY MORNING / New York + Kadir Nelson Client: CBS Sunday Morning Category: Promotional / Collateral / Single
Eurythenes plasticus Agency: BBDO Group Germany GmbH + Sehsucht GmbH Client: WWF Germany Category: Design for Good / Advertising - Single
Respond2Racism—First-Responder Twitter Bot Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco Client: Goodby Silverstein & Partners Category: Social Media / Twitter
Half Fans Agency: Leo Burnett Colombia / Bogota + ABinBev Colombia / Bogota + The Coach / Habla el balón / Dattis / Draftline / Lowe / Bogotá + Leo Burnett Colombia / Bogotá Client: ABinBev Aguila Beer Category: Experiential Design / Guerrilla Marketing / Stunt
The Eventful Life of Rosemarie Agency: Roof Studio + CRK / Switzerland Client: CURAVIVA Schweiz Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Animation
Art House Agency: Aidlin Darling Design / San Francisco Client: Aidlin Darling Design Category: Spatial Design / Residential Building
Grammys Issue: Phoebe Bridgers (March 10, 2021) Agency: Variety / Los Angeles Client: Variety Category: Magazines / Magazine Story / Spread
#ENDviolence Agency: BBDO Group Germany GmbH + BWGTBLD GmbH Client: UNICEF Deutschland Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Cinematography
Alone with Me Agency: Spotify In-House Client: Spotify Category: Advertising / Art Direction

2021 Experiential Design Gold Cube

DDB Group Germany / Berlin + MediaMonks + Reporters Without Borders + Blockworks

Reporters Without Borders

The Uncensored Library

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG21_001G

2021 Publication Design Gold Cube

Condé Nast, Vanity Fair / New York + Amy Sherald

VANITY FAIR

BREONNA TAYLOR COVER

Magazines / Magazine Cover

ADC_PUB21_001G

2021 In-House Gold Cube

Spotify In-House

Spotify

Alone with Me

Interactive / Data Visualization

ADC_INH21_001G

2021 Typography Gold Cube

Ben Johnston

Start India

Kūtu / Nest Mural

Design for Good / Typography

ADC_DFG21_003G

2021 Spatial Design Gold Cube

ATELIER BRÜCKNER GmbH / Stuttgart + BIG Bjarke Ingels Group / Copenhagen + Media Planning with: medienprojekt p2 / Stuttgart + LDE Belzner Holmes / Stuttgart

Audemars Piguet

Musée Atelier Audemars Piguet

Spatial Design / Museums / Cultural Centers

ADC_SPL21_001G

2021 Photography Gold Cube

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times

Democracy by Mail

Photojournalism / Series

ADC_PHO21_001G

2021 Product Design Gold Cube

McCann / New York + JSM Music / New York + Hungry Man / Los Angeles

Mastercard

True Name

Design for Good / Product Design

ADC_DFG21_002G

2021 Fashion Design Gold Cube

Yuzhao Huang

Personal project

The Spomeniks

Innovation

ADC_FSN21_001G

2021 Interactive Gold Cube

Spotify In-House

Spotify

Alone with Me

Craft in Online / Mobile / Art Direction

ADC_INT21_001G

2021 Illustration Gold Cube

The New Yorker / New York + Kadir Nelson

The New Yorker

SAY THEIR NAMES

Editorial / Front Page - Single

ADC_ILT21_001G

2021 Brand / Communication Design Gold Cube

DADADA Studio / Rosencrantz & Guildenstern

Warsaw Ghetto Museum

Museum of Thousands of Names - Identity for Warsaw

Branding / Logo

ADC_BCD21_001G

2021 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Gold Cube

BBDO Group Germany GmbH + BWGTBLD GmbH

UNICEF Deutschland

#ENDviolence – More Than A Mark

Craft in Motion / Film / Direction

ADC_MOT21_001G

2021 Integrated Gold Cube

INGO / Stockholm + David / Miami + Publicis

Burger King

BK Moldy Whopper

Integrated / Traditional

ADC_ITG21_001G

2021 Advertising Gold Cube

INGO / Stockholm + David / Miami + Publicis

Burger King

BK Moldy Whopper

Out of Home / Poster - Series

ADC_ADV21_001G

2021 Packaging Design Gold Cube

Bruketa&Zinic&Grey / Zagreb + Radgonske gorice / Gornja Radgona

Radgonske gorice/Untouched by Light

Untouched by Light

Food / Beverage / Beverage - Single

ADC_PKG21_001G

2021 Advertising Designism Cube

DDB Group Germany / Berlin + MediaMonks + Reporters Without Borders + Blockworks

Reporters Without Borders

The Uncensored Library

Design for Good / Advertising - Single

ADC_DFG21_005G

2021 Fusion Cube Fusion Cube

The Bloc / New York

EmpowHer NY

The Call

Fusion Cube

ADC_FUS21_001F

2021 Fusion Cube Fusion Cube

The Bloc / New York

National Black Child Development Institute

ABCs of Survival

Fusion Cube

ADC_FUS21_002F

2021 Spatial Design Gold Cube

Silo / The Hague + studiomarsman / Delft

Municipality of The Hague / Mobilis TBI

Space-age Airport for Cyclists

Spatial Design / Transportation Hubs

ADC_SPL21_004G

2021 Interactive Gold Cube

DDB Group Germany / Berlin + MediaMonks + Reporters Without Borders + Blockworks

Reporters Without Borders

The Uncensored Library

Innovation

ADC_INT21_005G

2021 Interactive Gold Cube

Spotify In-House

Spotify

Alone with Me

Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology

ADC_INT21_003G

2021 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Gold Cube

OREO + 360i / New York

Mondelēz International, Inc.

Proud Parent

Motion / Film / Narrative

ADC_MOT21_008G

2021 Interactive Gold Cube

Spotify In-House

Spotify

Alone with Me

Online / Mobile Websites / Website

ADC_INT21_006G

2021 Integrated Gold Cube

BBDO Group Germany GmbH + Sehsucht GmbH

WWF Germany

Eurythenes plasticus

Design for Good / Integrated series

ADC_DFG21_008G

2021 Brand / Communication Design Gold Cube

Jones Knowles Ritchie / New York

Burger King

Your Way, Way Better

Rebranding

ADC_BCD21_006G

2021 Brand / Communication Design Gold Cube

OMSE / London + EBBA Architects / London + Family Ltd / London

Hackney Church

Hackney Church Rebrand

Rebranding

ADC_BCD21_007G

2021 Brand / Communication Design Gold Cube

COLLINS + San Francisco Symphony

San Francisco Symphony

San Francisco Symphony Brand Identity

Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Integrated

ADC_BCD21_002G

2021 Brand / Communication Design Gold Cube

CENTER / Brooklyn + United Sodas of America / Brooklyn + House of 207 / Brooklyn

United Sodas of America

United Sodas of America

Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Integrated

ADC_BCD21_003G

2021 Brand / Communication Design Gold Cube

COLLINS + M.AD School of Ideas

M.AD School of Ideas

M.AD School of Ideas Brand Identity

Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Integrated

ADC_BCD21_004G

2021 Interactive Gold Cube

DDB Group Germany / Berlin + MediaMonks + Reporters Without Borders + Blockworks

Reporters Without Borders

The Uncensored Library

Design for Good / Interactive

ADC_DFG21_006G

2021 Interactive Gold Cube

BBDO / New York

Color of Change

Pedestal Project

Design for Good / Interactive

ADC_DFG21_007G

2021 Illustration Gold Cube

Kin / New York + Mailchimp / Atlanta + Buck / New York

Mailchimp

Big Change Starts Small

Animation / Series

ADC_ILT21_002G

2021 Photography Gold Cube

Apple / Cupertino

Apple

Shot on iPhone Series B

Mobile

ADC_PHO21_003G

2021 Advertising Gold Cube

DDB / Paris + Machine / London + Pinkman.tv / Paris

Ubisoft

Tipping Point

Art Direction - Digital / Motion / Motion

ADC_ADV21_003G

2021 Packaging Design Gold Cube

Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness / New York + Publicis Groupe / Tel Aviv + Tikkun Olam Makers: TOM / Tel Aviv + Pixel Farm / Minneapolis

Tikkun Olam Makers: TOM

The Prescription Paper Pill Bottle

Sustainable / Eco-friendly / Single

ADC_PKG21_007G

2021 Typography Gold Cube

Jones Knowles Ritchie / New York

Burger King

Mouthwatering Type, Your Way

Use of Typography / Series

ADC_TYP21_003G

2021 Photography Gold Cube

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times

Wrestling With Westside Story

Music / Entertainment / Single

ADC_PHO21_004G

2021 Advertising Gold Cube

Pulse Films + Wieden+Kennedy / Portland

Nike

You Can't Stop Us

Craft in Video / Direction - Single

ADC_ADV21_005G

2021 Advertising Gold Cube

Droga5 / New York + The New York Times / New York

The New York Times

Life Needs Truth

Craft in Writing / TV / Film / Video

ADC_ADV21_008G

2021 Packaging Design Gold Cube

Paprika / Montréal

Distillerie Grand Dérangement

SAGA Grand Gin

Food / Beverage / Beverage - Series

ADC_PKG21_003G

2021 Packaging Design Gold Cube

CENTER / Brooklyn + United Sodas of America / Brooklyn

United Sodas

United Sodas

Food / Beverage / Beverage - Series

ADC_PKG21_004G

2021 Illustration Gold Cube

CBS SUNDAY MORNING / New York + Kadir Nelson

CBS Sunday Morning

AFTER THE STORM

Promotional / Collateral / Single

ADC_ILT21_009G

2021 Advertising Gold Cube

BBDO Group Germany GmbH + Sehsucht GmbH

WWF Germany

Eurythenes plasticus

Design for Good / Advertising - Single

ADC_DFG21_004G

2021 Interactive Gold Cube

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco

Goodby Silverstein & Partners

Respond2Racism—First-Responder Twitter Bot

Social Media / Twitter

ADC_INT21_007G

2021 In-House Gold Cube

Leo Burnett Colombia / Bogota + ABinBev Colombia / Bogota + The Coach / Habla el balón / Dattis / Draftline / Lowe / Bogotá + Leo Burnett Colombia / Bogotá

ABinBev Aguila Beer

Half Fans

Experiential Design / Guerrilla Marketing / Stunt

ADC_INH21_004G

2021 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Gold Cube

Roof Studio + CRK / Switzerland

CURAVIVA Schweiz

The Eventful Life of Rosemarie

Craft in Motion / Film / Animation

ADC_MOT21_002G

2021 Spatial Design Gold Cube

Aidlin Darling Design / San Francisco

Aidlin Darling Design

Art House

Spatial Design / Residential Building

ADC_SPL21_002G

2021 Publication Design Gold Cube

Variety / Los Angeles

Variety

Grammys Issue: Phoebe Bridgers (March 10, 2021)

Magazines / Magazine Story / Spread

ADC_PUB21_005G

2021 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Gold Cube

BBDO Group Germany GmbH + BWGTBLD GmbH

UNICEF Deutschland

#ENDviolence

Craft in Motion / Film / Cinematography

ADC_MOT21_003G

2021 In-House Gold Cube

Spotify In-House

Spotify

Alone with Me

Advertising / Art Direction

ADC_INH21_002G

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