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 in 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

The Uncensored Library Agency: DDB Group Germany / Berlin + MediaMonks + Reporters Without Borders + Blockworks Client: Reporters Without Borders Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
Kūtu / Nest Mural Agency: Ben Johnston Client: Start India Category: Design for Good / Typography
True Name Agency: McCann / New York + JSM Music / New York + Hungry Man / Los Angeles Client: Mastercard Category: Design for Good / Product Design
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
Eurythenes plasticus Agency: BBDO Group Germany GmbH + Sehsucht GmbH Client: WWF Germany Category: Design for Good / Integrated series
#ENDviolence Agency: BBDO Group Germany GmbH + BWGTBLD GmbH Client: UNICEF Deutschland Category: Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft
Eurythenes plasticus Agency: BBDO Group Germany GmbH + Sehsucht GmbH Client: WWF Germany Category: Design for Good / Advertising - Single
THE PENGUIN & THE WHALE Agency: Tencent / Shenzhen + Rudo Company / Buenos Aires + Stink Studios / Shanghai Client: UNITED NATIONS & TENCENT/UNITED NATIONS-2030 SDGs Category: Design for Good / In-House
Boards of Change Agency: FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + Current Global / Chicago + FCBX / Chicago Client: City of Chicago Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
Boards of Change Agency: FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + Current Global / Chicago + FCBX / Chicago Client: City of Chicago Category: Design for Good / Interactive
Space-age Airport for Cyclists Agency: Silo / The Hague + studiomarsman / Delft Client: Municipality of The Hague / Mobilis TBI Category: Design for Good / Spatial Design
Proud Parent Agency: OREO + 360i / New York Client: Mondel_z International, Inc. Category: Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft
Boards of Change Agency: FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + Current Global / Chicago + FCBX / Chicago Client: City of Chicago Category: Design for Good / Advertising - Single
True Name Agency: McCann / New York + JSM Music / New York + Hungry Man / Los Angeles Client: Mastercard Category: Design for Good / Advertising - Single
ABCs of Survival Agency: The Bloc / New York Client: National Black Child Development Institute Category: Design for Good / Publication Design
Crayola Colors of the World Agency: Crayola + dentsumcgarrybowen Client: Crayola Category: Design for Good / Product Design
Merch Aid Agency: R/GA / New York Client: Merch Aid Category: Design for Good / Fashion Design
Windows of Hope Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco Client: HP Category: Design for Good / Illustration - Single or Series
State of Respect Agency: Conquistadors / New York + Hugo & Marie / New York + Versus / New York + Closer & Closer / Los Angeles Client: New York State MTA Category: Design for Good / Brand / Communication Design - Series
Move United - Redefining Disability Agency: Superunion / New York Client: Move United Category: Design for Good / Typography
Meltdown Flags Agency: SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich + METER Group / Pullman + Hyperinteractive / Hamburg + Moby Digg / Munich Client: METER Group Category: Design for Good / Advertising - series
Respond2Racism Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco Client: Goodby Silverstein & Partners Category: Design for Good / Interactive
Search Black-owned Agency: Google Brand Studio / San Francisco Client: Google Category: Design for Good / Integrated series
Not a Gun Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco Client: Courageous Conversation Global Foundation Category: Design for Good / Integrated series
Never Undo - Opening of Bilibili New Year's Eve Agency: SOMEI DESIGN / Shanghai + Echoic Audio / London Client: Bilibili Category: Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft
Life Below Water Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco Client: Google / United Nations / Tribeca Enterprises Category: Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft
The Hug Agency: BWGTBLD GMBH / Berlin + Anomaly / Berlin + Zalando / Berlin Client: Zalando Category: Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft
Behind Closed Doors Agency: Manja + Phil + Chand + Sid Client: Cuisine Magazine Category: Design for Good / Photography
Drowned Requiem Agency: fischerAppelt / Philipp und Keuntje + SKILL Music / Hamburg Client: United4Rescue Category: Design for Good / Advertising - Single
The Uncensored Library Agency: DDB Group Germany / Berlin + MediaMonks + Reporters Without Borders + Blockworks Client: Reporters Without Borders Category: Design for Good / Advertising - Single
FtB Agency: Vans / Costa Mesa, CA Client: Vans Category: Design for Good / In-House
"I Can't Breathe" 8:46 Channel Shutdown Agency: MTV / New York Client: MTV Category: Design for Good / In-House
#NotDone Agency: Verizon Creative Marketing / New York Client: Verizon Category: Design for Good / In-House
HOPE FOR HOMETOWN Agency: Tencent / Shenzhen + 25 Hours / Guangzhou Client: Tencent Charity/99 Giving Day Category: Design for Good / In-House
The memory recorder. Agency: Cheng li + Cheng yu Craft.Co.Ltd. / Changhua Taiwan(R.O.C) Client: CHENG YU Craft Co. Ltd. Category: Design for Good / Packaging Design
FrEiraum Agency: McCann / Duesseldorf + CRAFT Germany / Duesseldorf Client: Oekologische Tierzucht Category: Design for Good / Packaging Design
Black History Month Agency: YouTube Art Department / San Bruno Client: YouTube Category: Design for Good / Illustration - Single or Series
Boring Heroes Agency: McCann / New York + Reckitt Benckiser / Parsnipanny + Dutch Uncle / New York Client: Mucinex Category: Design for Good / Illustration - Single or Series
Juan Cun-Military Dependents’ Villages in Taiwan Agency: Zhang Xin Client: Self-promotion Category: Design for Good / Illustration - Single or Series
Afghanistan's First All Female Orchestra Agency: Williams Murray Hamm / London + Orchestra of Saint John / Oxford Client: Orchestra of Saint John Category: Design for Good / Illustration - Single or Series
Move United - Redefining Disability Agency: Superunion / New York Client: Move United Category: Design for Good / Brand / Communication Design - Series
Boring Heroes Agency: McCann / New York + Reckitt Benckiser / Parsnipanny + Dutch Uncle / New York Client: Mucinex Category: Design for Good / Brand / Communication Design - Series
True Name Agency: McCann / New York + JSM Music / New York + Hungry Man / Los Angeles Client: Mastercard Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
Ta(l)king Down The Invisble Wall Agency: Cheil Germany / Schwalbach am Taunus + 8th Wall / Palo Alto Client: Diskutier Mit Mir e.V. Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
Meltdown Flags Agency: SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich + METER Group / Pullman + Hyperinteractive / Hamburg + Moby Digg / Munich Client: METER Group Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
Living Radars Agency: lg2 / Québec + Touché! / Montréal + BLVD / Montréal Client: Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
ABCs of Survival Agency: The Bloc / New York Client: National Black Child Development Institute Category: Design for Good / Brand / Communication Design - Single
Recrystallization of Traditional Technology Agency: Midori + Kozo Keikaku Engineering Inc. / Tokyo + Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo / Tokyo Client: Kozo Keikaku Engineering Inc. Category: Design for Good / Brand / Communication Design - Single
The Genderless Poster Agency: Leo Burnett / Toronto + Starcom / Toronto Client: Gender Creative Kids Canada Category: Design for Good / Brand / Communication Design - Single

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 Typography Gold Cube

Ben Johnston

Start India

Kūtu / Nest Mural

Design for Good / Typography

ADC_DFG21_003G

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 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 Integrated Gold Cube

BBDO Group Germany GmbH + Sehsucht GmbH

WWF Germany

Eurythenes plasticus

Design for Good / Integrated series

ADC_DFG21_008G

2021 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Gold Cube

BBDO Group Germany GmbH + BWGTBLD GmbH

UNICEF Deutschland

#ENDviolence

Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft

ADC_DFG21_009G

2021 Advertising Gold Cube

BBDO Group Germany GmbH + Sehsucht GmbH

WWF Germany

Eurythenes plasticus

Design for Good / Advertising - Single

ADC_DFG21_004G

2021 In-House Silver Cube

Tencent / Shenzhen + Rudo Company / Buenos Aires + Stink Studios / Shanghai

UNITED NATIONS & TENCENT/UNITED NATIONS-2030 SDGs

THE PENGUIN & THE WHALE

Design for Good / In-House

ADC_DFG21_014S

2021 Experiential Design Silver Cube

FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + Current Global / Chicago + FCBX / Chicago

City of Chicago

Boards of Change

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG21_012S

2021 Interactive Silver Cube

FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + Current Global / Chicago + FCBX / Chicago

City of Chicago

Boards of Change

Design for Good / Interactive

ADC_DFG21_015S

2021 Spatial Design Silver Cube

Silo / The Hague + studiomarsman / Delft

Municipality of The Hague / Mobilis TBI

Space-age Airport for Cyclists

Design for Good / Spatial Design

ADC_DFG21_018S

2021 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Silver Cube

OREO + 360i / New York

Mondel_z International, Inc.

Proud Parent

Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft

ADC_DFG21_016S

2021 Advertising Silver Cube

FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + Current Global / Chicago + FCBX / Chicago

City of Chicago

Boards of Change

Design for Good / Advertising - Single

ADC_DFG21_010S

2021 Advertising Silver Cube

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

Mastercard

True Name

Design for Good / Advertising - Single

ADC_DFG21_011S

2021 Publication Design Silver Cube

The Bloc / New York

National Black Child Development Institute

ABCs of Survival

Design for Good / Publication Design

ADC_PUB21_011S

2021 Product Design Silver Cube

Crayola + dentsumcgarrybowen

Crayola

Crayola Colors of the World

Design for Good / Product Design

ADC_DFG21_017S

2021 Fashion Design Silver Cube

R/GA / New York

Merch Aid

Merch Aid

Design for Good / Fashion Design

ADC_DFG21_013S

2021 Illustration Bronze Cube

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco

HP

Windows of Hope

Design for Good / Illustration - Single or Series

ADC_DFG21_022B

2021 Brand / Communication Design Bronze Cube

Conquistadors / New York + Hugo & Marie / New York + Versus / New York + Closer & Closer / Los Angeles

New York State MTA

State of Respect

Design for Good / Brand / Communication Design - Series

ADC_DFG21_021B

2021 Typography Bronze Cube

Superunion / New York

Move United

Move United - Redefining Disability

Design for Good / Typography

ADC_DFG21_030B

2021 Advertising Bronze Cube

SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich + METER Group / Pullman + Hyperinteractive / Hamburg + Moby Digg / Munich

METER Group

Meltdown Flags

Design for Good / Advertising - series

ADC_DFG21_020B

2021 Interactive Bronze Cube

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco

Goodby Silverstein & Partners

Respond2Racism

Design for Good / Interactive

ADC_DFG21_023B

2021 Integrated Bronze Cube

Google Brand Studio / San Francisco

Google

Search Black-owned

Design for Good / Integrated series

ADC_DFG21_024B

2021 Integrated Bronze Cube

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco

Courageous Conversation Global Foundation

Not a Gun

Design for Good / Integrated series

ADC_DFG21_025B

2021 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Bronze Cube

SOMEI DESIGN / Shanghai + Echoic Audio / London

Bilibili

Never Undo - Opening of Bilibili New Year's Eve

Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft

ADC_DFG21_026B

2021 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Bronze Cube

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco

Google / United Nations / Tribeca Enterprises

Life Below Water

Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft

ADC_DFG21_027B

2021 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Bronze Cube

BWGTBLD GMBH / Berlin + Anomaly / Berlin + Zalando / Berlin

Zalando

The Hug

Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft

ADC_DFG21_028B

2021 Photography Bronze Cube

Manja + Phil + Chand + Sid

Cuisine Magazine

Behind Closed Doors

Design for Good / Photography

ADC_DFG21_029B

2021 Advertising Bronze Cube

fischerAppelt / Philipp und Keuntje + SKILL Music / Hamburg

United4Rescue

Drowned Requiem

Design for Good / Advertising - Single

ADC_DFG21_019B

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 In-House Merit Award

Vans / Costa Mesa, CA

Vans

FtB

Design for Good / In-House

ADC_DFG21_049M

2021 In-House Merit Award

MTV / New York

MTV

"I Can't Breathe" 8:46 Channel Shutdown

Design for Good / In-House

ADC_DFG21_050M

2021 In-House Merit Award

Verizon Creative Marketing / New York

Verizon

#NotDone

Design for Good / In-House

ADC_DFG21_051M

2021 In-House Merit Award

Tencent / Shenzhen + 25 Hours / Guangzhou

Tencent Charity/99 Giving Day

HOPE FOR HOMETOWN

Design for Good / In-House

ADC_DFG21_052M

2021 Packaging Design Merit Award

Cheng li + Cheng yu Craft.Co.Ltd. / Changhua Taiwan(R.O.C)

CHENG YU Craft Co. Ltd.

The memory recorder.

Design for Good / Packaging Design

ADC_DFG21_053M

2021 Packaging Design Merit Award

McCann / Duesseldorf + CRAFT Germany / Duesseldorf

Oekologische Tierzucht

FrEiraum

Design for Good / Packaging Design

ADC_DFG21_054M

2021 Illustration Merit Award

YouTube Art Department / San Bruno

YouTube

Black History Month

Design for Good / Illustration - Single or Series

ADC_DFG21_045M

2021 Illustration Merit Award

McCann / New York + Reckitt Benckiser / Parsnipanny + Dutch Uncle / New York

Mucinex

Boring Heroes

Design for Good / Illustration - Single or Series

ADC_DFG21_046M

2021 Illustration Merit Award

Zhang Xin

Self-promotion

Juan Cun-Military Dependents’ Villages in Taiwan

Design for Good / Illustration - Single or Series

ADC_DFG21_047M

2021 Illustration Merit Award

Williams Murray Hamm / London + Orchestra of Saint John / Oxford

Orchestra of Saint John

Afghanistan's First All Female Orchestra

Design for Good / Illustration - Single or Series

ADC_DFG21_048M

2021 Brand / Communication Design Merit Award

Superunion / New York

Move United

Move United - Redefining Disability

Design for Good / Brand / Communication Design - Series

ADC_DFG21_037M

2021 Brand / Communication Design Merit Award

McCann / New York + Reckitt Benckiser / Parsnipanny + Dutch Uncle / New York

Mucinex

Boring Heroes

Design for Good / Brand / Communication Design - Series

ADC_DFG21_038M

2021 Experiential Design Merit Award

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

Mastercard

True Name

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG21_039M

2021 Experiential Design Merit Award

Cheil Germany / Schwalbach am Taunus + 8th Wall / Palo Alto

Diskutier Mit Mir e.V.

Ta(l)king Down The Invisble Wall

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG21_040M

2021 Experiential Design Merit Award

SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich + METER Group / Pullman + Hyperinteractive / Hamburg + Moby Digg / Munich

METER Group

Meltdown Flags

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG21_041M

2021 Experiential Design Merit Award

lg2 / Québec + Touché! / Montréal + BLVD / Montréal

Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec

Living Radars

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG21_042M

2021 Brand / Communication Design Merit Award

The Bloc / New York

National Black Child Development Institute

ABCs of Survival

Design for Good / Brand / Communication Design - Single

ADC_DFG21_034M

2021 Brand / Communication Design Merit Award

Midori + Kozo Keikaku Engineering Inc. / Tokyo + Institute of Industrial Science, The University of Tokyo / Tokyo

Kozo Keikaku Engineering Inc.

Recrystallization of Traditional Technology

Design for Good / Brand / Communication Design - Single

ADC_DFG21_035M

2021 Brand / Communication Design Merit Award

Leo Burnett / Toronto + Starcom / Toronto

Gender Creative Kids Canada

The Genderless Poster

Design for Good / Brand / Communication Design - Single

ADC_DFG21_036M

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