ADC Awards

The ADC Annual Awards is the oldest continuously running industry award show in the world. Now in its incredible 102nd 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

Chinese Nursery Rhymes Agency: Rang Li / Stockholm Client: China People's Education Press Category: Best of Publication Design
Kindling Issue 3 Agency: Alex Hunting Studio / London Client: Kindling Category: Magazines / Magazine Full Issue
The New Swiss Passport Series Agency: Federal Office of Police (fedpol) / Bern + RETINAA / Geneva Client: Federal Office of Police (fedpol) Category: Books / Image-Driven
2023 Covers Agency: The New York Times for Kids / New York + The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times for Kids Category: Newspapers / Front Page
Life in the Beijing Opera Agency: YIN Client: LINLIN Design Studio Category: Books / Text-Driven
There's light Agency: Paprika / Montreal Client: Glenn Lutz Category: Design for Good / Publication Design
The Pleasures of Outdoor Dining Cover Agency: Beth + New York Magazine Client: New York Magazine Category: Magazines / Magazine Cover
The Games Issue Agency: The New York Times for Kids / New York + The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times for Kids Category: Newspapers / Full Issue
The Tiny Issue Agency: The New York Times for Kids / New York + The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times for Kids Category: Newspapers / Full Issue
The Rotten Issue Agency: The New York Times for Kids / New York + The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times for Kids Category: Newspapers / Full Issue
Chinese Nursery Rhymes Agency: Rang Li / Stockholm Client: China People's Education Press Category: Books / Limited Edition / Private Press / Special Format
I Want to Keep Smashing Myself Until I Am Whole Agency: Alex + Ian Client: Picador / Farrar, Straus and Giroux Category: Books / Jacket
Stranger Fruit Agency: Luminosity Lab / Brooklyn Client: Kris Graves Projects Category: Books / Image-Driven
Portuguese (Re)Constitution Agency: FCB Lisboa / Lisbon + Penguin Random House Portugal / Lisbon Client: Penguin Random House Portugal Category: Books / Image-Driven
Iro: The Essence of Color in Japanese Design Agency: Phaidon Press / New York + Julia + Rossella Client: Phaidon Press Category: Books / Image-Driven
Uvalde Mass Shooting Agency: Frank + The New York Times Opinion Client: The New York Times Opinion Category: Newspapers / Front Page
The Unburnable Book Agency: Rethink + Penguin Random House Client: Penguin Random House Category: Design for Good / Publication Design
The New World Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Digital Publications / Online Publication
Why Do We Love TikTok Audio Memes? Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Digital Publications / Online Publication
BECOMING — BIFT 2022 Agency: mintbrand / Beijing Client: BIFT Category: Books / Limited Edition / Private Press / Special Format
Asia-Pacific Design 18 Agency: Yanrong + Zhenhua Client: Sandu Publishing Co., Ltd. Category: Books / Jacket
The Culture Issue Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Magazines / Magazine Full Issue
Process Book Agency: Asad Client: George Nakashima Woodworkers Category: Books / Image-Driven
Śakra Agency: Nanjing Han Qing Tang Design / Nanjing Client: SUPER BULLET PICTURES LIMITED Category: Books / Image-Driven
Redaction Agency: Practise / Auckland + James + Forest + Amanda Client: W. W. Norton Category: Books / Image-Driven
Cyberfeminism Index Agency: Laura Client: Cyberfeminism Index Category: Books / Text-Driven
Portuguese (Re)Constitution Agency: FCB Lisboa / Lisbon + Penguin Random House Portugal / Lisbon Client: Penguin Random House Portugal Category: Design for Good / Publication Design
Alex and Lilani discover the world of letters Agency: Punkt, Punkt, Komma, Strich PPKS + Pädagogische Hochschule Heidelberg Blinden- und Sehbehindertenpädagogik + Hochschule der Künste Bern Institute of Design Research Client: Dot, dot, comma, dash (Punkt, Punkt, Komma, Strich PPKS) Category: Design for Good / Publication Design
Reasons to Love Cover Agency: Pelle + New York Magazine Client: New York Magazine Category: Magazines / Magazine Cover
The People vs. Rubber Bullets Agency: Long Lead / Houston + Decimal Studios / Brooklyn Client: Long Lead & Decimal Studios Category: Digital Publications / Online Publication
goodbye sketches Agency: Minmin Qu & Qian Jiang Client: Jiangsu Phoenix Fine Arts Publishing Category: Books / Limited Edition / Private Press / Special Format
The Nest Agency: Scott + Slanted Publishers Client: Leisure Labor / Slanted Publishers Category: Books / Limited Edition / Private Press / Special Format
Cyberfeminism Index Agency: Laura Client: Cyberfeminism Index Category: Books / Jacket
I Was Wrong Agency: Kate + The New York Times Opinion Client: The New York Times Opinion Category: Newspapers / Story / Spreads
Lizzo Agency: Condé Nast + Vanity Fair Client: Vanity Fair Category: Magazines / Magazine Story / Spread
Vanishing Act Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Magazines / Magazine Story / Spread
Queen of the Global Night Club Agency: GQ / New York Client: GQ Category: Magazines / Magazine Story / Spread
The Music Issue Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Magazines / Magazine Full Issue
The Tech and Design Issue Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Magazines / Magazine Full Issue
Volume Eight: Space Agency: Gossamer / New York + Kristina + Verena Client: Gossamer Category: Magazines / Magazine Full Issue
Whitney Biennial 2022: Quiet As It's Kept Agency: Whitney Museum of American Art / New York + Studio Lin / New York + The Production Department / Whately Client: Whitney Museum of American Art Category: Books / Image-Driven
Kent Agency: Nanjing Han Qing Tang Design / Nanjing Client: SDX Joint Publishing Company Category: Books / Image-Driven
DEKOTORA - Spaceships on the Road in Japan Agency: Diamond Heads Inc. / Tokyo Client: self-promotion Category: Books / Image-Driven
Pete Frame ROCK FAMILY TREES Japanese Edition Agency: naoyuki pabro design / Kawasaki + Misuzu Shobo, Ltd. / Tokyo + Kato Bunmeisha Co., Ltd. / Tokyo + Sekishindo / Tokyo Client: Misuzu Shobo, Ltd. Category: Books / Text-Driven
Lacquer Art Culture Series Agency: Minmin Qu & Qian Jiang Client: Jiangsu Phoenix Fine Arts Publishing Category: Books / Text-Driven
The Great Wall on the Antique Maps Agency: Nanjing Han Qing Tang Design / Nanjing Client: Phoenix Science Press Category: Books / Text-Driven
The Lives They Lived Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Design for Good / Publication Design
Girls Define Girl Agency: MullenLowe SSP3 / Bogota + AB InBev / Bogotá + Dattis / Bogota + Austria Films Colombia / Bogota Client: AB InBev / Pony Malta Category: Design for Good / Publication Design
Volkskrant Magazine Agency: DPG Media / Amsterdam + Volkskrant Magazine / Amsterdam Client: Volkskrant Magazine Category: Magazines / Magazine Cover
The Secrets Issue Agency: The New York Times for Kids / New York + The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times for Kids Category: Newspapers / Full Issue

2023 Publication Design Best of Discipline Cube

Rang Li / Stockholm

China People's Education Press

Chinese Nursery Rhymes

Best of Publication Design

ADC102_PUB000G

2023 Publication Design Gold Cube

Alex Hunting Studio / London

Kindling

Kindling Issue 3

Magazines / Magazine Full Issue

ADC102_PUB002G

2023 Publication Design Gold Cube

Federal Office of Police (fedpol) / Bern + RETINAA / Geneva

Federal Office of Police (fedpol)

The New Swiss Passport Series

Books / Image-Driven

ADC102_PUB010G

2023 Publication Design Gold Cube

The New York Times for Kids / New York + The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times for Kids

2023 Covers

Newspapers / Front Page

ADC102_PUB004G

2023 Publication Design Gold Cube

YIN

LINLIN Design Studio

Life in the Beijing Opera

Books / Text-Driven

ADC102_PUB007G

2023 Publication Design Gold Cube

Paprika / Montreal

Glenn Lutz

There's light

Design for Good / Publication Design

ADC102_PUB008G

2023 Publication Design Gold Cube

Beth + New York Magazine

New York Magazine

The Pleasures of Outdoor Dining Cover

Magazines / Magazine Cover

ADC102_PUB006G

2023 Publication Design Gold Cube

The New York Times for Kids / New York + The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times for Kids

The Games Issue

Newspapers / Full Issue

ADC102_PUB003G

2023 Publication Design Gold Cube

The New York Times for Kids / New York + The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times for Kids

The Tiny Issue

Newspapers / Full Issue

ADC102_PUB009G

2023 Publication Design Gold Cube

The New York Times for Kids / New York + The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times for Kids

The Rotten Issue

Newspapers / Full Issue

ADC102_PUB011G

2023 Publication Design Gold Cube

Rang Li / Stockholm

China People's Education Press

Chinese Nursery Rhymes

Books / Limited Edition / Private Press / Special Format

ADC102_PUB001G

2023 Publication Design Gold Cube

Alex + Ian

Picador / Farrar, Straus and Giroux

I Want to Keep Smashing Myself Until I Am Whole

Books / Jacket

ADC102_PUB005G

2023 Publication Design Silver Cube

Luminosity Lab / Brooklyn

Kris Graves Projects

Stranger Fruit

Books / Image-Driven

ADC102_PUB012S

2023 Publication Design Silver Cube

FCB Lisboa / Lisbon + Penguin Random House Portugal / Lisbon

Penguin Random House Portugal

Portuguese (Re)Constitution

Books / Image-Driven

ADC102_PUB019S

2023 Publication Design Silver Cube

Phaidon Press / New York + Julia + Rossella

Phaidon Press

Iro: The Essence of Color in Japanese Design

Books / Image-Driven

ADC102_PUB020S

2023 Publication Design Silver Cube

Frank + The New York Times Opinion

The New York Times Opinion

Uvalde Mass Shooting

Newspapers / Front Page

ADC102_PUB017S

2023 Publication Design Silver Cube

Rethink + Penguin Random House

Penguin Random House

The Unburnable Book

Design for Good / Publication Design

ADC102_PUB014S

2023 Publication Design Silver Cube

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

The New World

Digital Publications / Online Publication

ADC102_PUB015S

2023 Publication Design Silver Cube

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

Why Do We Love TikTok Audio Memes?

Digital Publications / Online Publication

ADC102_PUB016S

2023 Publication Design Silver Cube

mintbrand / Beijing

BIFT

BECOMING — BIFT 2022

Books / Limited Edition / Private Press / Special Format

ADC102_PUB018S

2023 Publication Design Silver Cube

Yanrong + Zhenhua

Sandu Publishing Co., Ltd.

Asia-Pacific Design 18

Books / Jacket

ADC102_PUB013S

2023 Publication Design Bronze Cube

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

The Culture Issue

Magazines / Magazine Full Issue

ADC102_PUB023B

2023 Publication Design Bronze Cube

Asad

George Nakashima Woodworkers

Process Book

Books / Image-Driven

ADC102_PUB025B

2023 Publication Design Bronze Cube

Nanjing Han Qing Tang Design / Nanjing

SUPER BULLET PICTURES LIMITED

Śakra

Books / Image-Driven

ADC102_PUB027B

2023 Publication Design Bronze Cube

Practise / Auckland + James + Forest + Amanda

W. W. Norton

Redaction

Books / Image-Driven

ADC102_PUB030B

2023 Publication Design Bronze Cube

Laura

Cyberfeminism Index

Cyberfeminism Index

Books / Text-Driven

ADC102_PUB022B

2023 Publication Design Bronze Cube

FCB Lisboa / Lisbon + Penguin Random House Portugal / Lisbon

Penguin Random House Portugal

Portuguese (Re)Constitution

Design for Good / Publication Design

ADC102_PUB026B

2023 Publication Design Bronze Cube

Punkt, Punkt, Komma, Strich PPKS + Pädagogische Hochschule Heidelberg Blinden- und Sehbehindertenpädagogik + Hochschule der Künste Bern Institute of Design Research

Dot, dot, comma, dash (Punkt, Punkt, Komma, Strich PPKS)

Alex and Lilani discover the world of letters

Design for Good / Publication Design

ADC102_PUB033B

2023 Publication Design Bronze Cube

Pelle + New York Magazine

New York Magazine

Reasons to Love Cover

Magazines / Magazine Cover

ADC102_PUB029B

2023 Publication Design Bronze Cube

Long Lead / Houston + Decimal Studios / Brooklyn

Long Lead & Decimal Studios

The People vs. Rubber Bullets

Digital Publications / Online Publication

ADC102_PUB021B

2023 Publication Design Bronze Cube

Minmin Qu & Qian Jiang

Jiangsu Phoenix Fine Arts Publishing

goodbye sketches

Books / Limited Edition / Private Press / Special Format

ADC102_PUB028B

2023 Publication Design Bronze Cube

Scott + Slanted Publishers

Leisure Labor / Slanted Publishers

The Nest

Books / Limited Edition / Private Press / Special Format

ADC102_PUB031B

2023 Publication Design Bronze Cube

Laura

Cyberfeminism Index

Cyberfeminism Index

Books / Jacket

ADC102_PUB032B

2023 Publication Design Bronze Cube

Kate + The New York Times Opinion

The New York Times Opinion

I Was Wrong

Newspapers / Story / Spreads

ADC102_PUB024B

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

Condé Nast + Vanity Fair

Vanity Fair

Lizzo

Magazines / Magazine Story / Spread

ADC102_PUB039M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

Vanishing Act

Magazines / Magazine Story / Spread

ADC102_PUB045M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

GQ / New York

GQ

Queen of the Global Night Club

Magazines / Magazine Story / Spread

ADC102_PUB054M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

The Music Issue

Magazines / Magazine Full Issue

ADC102_PUB036M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

The Tech and Design Issue

Magazines / Magazine Full Issue

ADC102_PUB043M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

Gossamer / New York + Kristina + Verena

Gossamer

Volume Eight: Space

Magazines / Magazine Full Issue

ADC102_PUB056M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

Whitney Museum of American Art / New York + Studio Lin / New York + The Production Department / Whately

Whitney Museum of American Art

Whitney Biennial 2022: Quiet As It's Kept

Books / Image-Driven

ADC102_PUB038M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

Nanjing Han Qing Tang Design / Nanjing

SDX Joint Publishing Company

Kent

Books / Image-Driven

ADC102_PUB042M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

Diamond Heads Inc. / Tokyo

self-promotion

DEKOTORA - Spaceships on the Road in Japan

Books / Image-Driven

ADC102_PUB052M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

naoyuki pabro design / Kawasaki + Misuzu Shobo, Ltd. / Tokyo + Kato Bunmeisha Co., Ltd. / Tokyo + Sekishindo / Tokyo

Misuzu Shobo, Ltd.

Pete Frame ROCK FAMILY TREES Japanese Edition

Books / Text-Driven

ADC102_PUB035M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

Minmin Qu & Qian Jiang

Jiangsu Phoenix Fine Arts Publishing

Lacquer Art Culture Series

Books / Text-Driven

ADC102_PUB037M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

Nanjing Han Qing Tang Design / Nanjing

Phoenix Science Press

The Great Wall on the Antique Maps

Books / Text-Driven

ADC102_PUB048M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

The Lives They Lived

Design for Good / Publication Design

ADC102_PUB041M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

MullenLowe SSP3 / Bogota + AB InBev / Bogotá + Dattis / Bogota + Austria Films Colombia / Bogota

AB InBev / Pony Malta

Girls Define Girl

Design for Good / Publication Design

ADC102_PUB044M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

DPG Media / Amsterdam + Volkskrant Magazine / Amsterdam

Volkskrant Magazine

Volkskrant Magazine

Magazines / Magazine Cover

ADC102_PUB050M

2023 Publication Design Merit Honor

The New York Times for Kids / New York + The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times for Kids

The Secrets Issue

Newspapers / Full Issue

ADC102_PUB034M

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