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.

Entertainment / Music / Film / Television

Award

Agency

Client

Title

Category

Annual ID

The Hidden Essence Agency: SHA inc. / TOKYO Client: NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) Category: Posters / Traditional - Series
Coachella Agency: Gentilhomme / Montreal Client: Tierra Whack Category: Innovation
Your 2019 Wrapped Agency: Spotify In-House / New York Client: Spotify Category: Online / Mobile Websites / Campaign Site
Your 2019 Wrapped Agency: Spotify In-House / New York Client: Spotify Category: Online / Mobile Websites / Website
The Hidden Essence Agency: SHA inc. / TOKYO Client: NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) Category: Poster / Series
Thom Yorke - Last I Heard Agency: Art Camp / Brooklyn Client: XL Records Category: Motion / Film / Music Video
Us Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Agency: Edward Kinsella Illustration / Saint Louis + Waxwork Records / New Orleans Client: Waxwork Records Category: Packaging / Series
All The Moods Agency: Spotify In-House / New York Client: Spotify Category: Animation / Single
GAME OF THRONES - SEASON 8 MAIN TITLE Agency: Elastic / Santa Monica + HBO / New York Client: HBO Category: Craft in Video / Title Design
"Conversations With A Killer" Main Title Sequence Agency: Elastic / Santa Monica + Netflix / Los Angeles Client: Netflix Category: Craft in Video / Title Design
All The Moods Agency: Spotify In-House / New York Client: Spotify Category: Animation / Series
Let The Song Play Agency: Spotify In-House / New York Client: Spotify Category: Television / Film / Online Video / Online - Single
Naeem Agency: Park Pictures LLC / New York Client: Bon Iver Category: Motion / Film / Music Video
Lost In Yesterday Agency: Park Pictures LLC / New York Client: Tame Impala Category: Motion / Film / Music Video
"Velvet Buzzsaw" Main Title Agency: Elastic / Santa Monica + Niel Kellerhouse / Los Angeles Client: Netflix Category: Animation / Single
Sound Images Agency: Scholz & Friends / Berlin Client: Berliner Philharmoniker Category: Art Direction - Press / Poster / Poster Advertising - Campaign
The Decade Wrapped Integrated Agency: Spotify In-House / New York Client: Spotify Category: Integrated / Digital
MOVEMENT Agency: NM type / Stockholm / Santiago de Compostela Client: Design Indaba Category: Innovation
Sound Images Agency: Scholz & Friends / Berlin Client: Berliner Philharmoniker Category: Posters / Billboard - Series
Thom Yorke - Last I Heard Agency: Art Camp / Brooklyn Client: XL Records Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Animation
La Rosalía: The Sound of Energy, Freedom and Love Agency: Mah Ferraz / Brooklyn + Billboard / New York Client: Billboard Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Editing
Hell-P Agency: Kolle Rebbe GmbH / Hamburg Client: Warner Music Central Europe Category: Sports / Leisure / Single or Series
"The Morning Show" Main Title Agency: Elastic / Santa Monica + Apple TV+ / Culver City Client: Apple TV+ Category: Craft in Video / Title Design
Yusra Swims Agency: Creative Editions / Mankato + Sally Deng / Los Angeles Client: Creative Editions Category: Book / Single
VILLAINS Animated Title Sequence Agency: Matt Reynolds / Los Angeles Client: Bron Studios Category: Motion / Film / Title Sequences
THE LEGO MOVIE 2: THE SECOND PART Agency: Alma Mater / Los Angeles Client: Warner Animation Group / Rideback Ranch Category: Motion / Film / Title Sequences
NODE Opening Titles 2019 Agency: MISTER / Darlinghurst Client: NODE Fest Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Motion Graphics
Sound Images Agency: Scholz & Friends / Berlin Client: Berliner Philharmoniker Category: Out of Home / Print / Electronic Billboard - Campaign
Bon Iver Viisualiizer Agency: Spotify In-House / New York Client: Spotify Category: Craft in Online / Mobile / Art Direction
Bon Iver Viisualiizer Agency: Spotify In-House / New York Client: Spotify Category: Online / Mobile Websites / Website
Sound Images Agency: Scholz & Friends / Berlin Client: Berliner Philharmoniker Category: Art Direction - Press / Poster / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign
The Hidden Essence Agency: SHA inc. / TOKYO Client: NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) Category: Art Direction - Press / Poster / Press / Print Advertising - Campaign
Tierra Whack "Unemployed" Agency: Artery Industries, Inc. / Los Angeles + Interscope Records / Los Angeles Client: Artery Industries, Inc. Category: Motion / Film / Music Video
Circular Agency: Paraic Mc Gloughlin / SLIGO Client: Páraic Mc Gloughlin Category: Motion / Film / Music Video
Bon Iver Viisualiizer Agency: Spotify In-House / New York Client: Spotify Category: Data Visualization
HIATO Agency: SECONDS / Brasilia + Elvis Sales Lins / Brasilia + Luiza Herdy / Brasilia + Vinicius Trindade / Brasilia Client: Escola de Cerâmica Paulo de Paula Category: Motion / Film / Documentary
DEMO - Design in Motion Festival Agency: Studio Dumbar (part of Dept) / Rotterdam + Exterion Media NL / Amsterdam Client: Studio Dumbar / Exterion Media Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Integrated
Acting Identity Agency: TBWA\\Istanbul / istanbul Client: Theatre Hours Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Integrated
"Watchmen" Main Titles & Episode Titles Agency: Elastic / Santa Monica + HBO / Los Angeles Client: HBO Category: Motion / Single or Series
The logo behind the logo Agency: Kolle Rebbe GmbH / Hamburg Client: Munich Philharmonics Category: Motion / Single or Series
LSO - Dancing on the Edge of a Volcano Agency: Superunion / London Client: London Symphony Orchestra Category: Art Direction - Digital / Motion / Motion
Relaate Multi-genre Family Agency: Alexander Slobzheninov / Prague, Czech Republic Client: N/A Category: Typefaces / Font Systems / Single or Series
The Gathering Agency: TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + Design by Disruption / New York + Derby Content / New York Client: Brooklyn Film Festival Category: Craft in Writing / TV / Film / Video - Single
Sound Images Agency: Scholz & Friends / Berlin Client: Berliner Philharmoniker Category: Posters / Traditional - Series
"His Dark Materials" Main Title Sequence Agency: Elastic / Santa Monica + HBO / Los Angeles + BBC / London Client: BBC & HBO Category: Craft in Video / Title Design
Transmission Pang Pang Document Book Agency: Edition Nord / Minamiuonuma-shi Client: OLTA Category: Books / Limited Edition / Private Press / Special Format - Single
Sophy Holland Super Humans Agency: YummyColours / New York City + Sophy Holland / New York City Client: Sophy Holland Category: Books / Limited Edition / Private Press / Special Format - Single
Create #ForTheThrone Agency: 360i / New York + HBO / New York Client: HBO Category: Wildcard / Single
Mythomaniac Agency: DDB, / Paris + ARTE / Paris + Studio 5 / Paris Client: ARTE Category: Craft in Online / Mobile / Copywriting for Digital
#ALL41 Agency: Kolle Rebbe GmbH / Hamburg Client: DAZN, Perform Investment Germany GmbH Category: Social Media / Instagram

2020 Brand / Communication Design Gold Cube

SHA inc. / TOKYO

NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation)

The Hidden Essence

Posters / Traditional - Series

ADC_BCD20_023G

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Gold Cube

Gentilhomme / Montreal

Tierra Whack

Coachella

Innovation

ADC_MOT20_036G

2020 Interactive Gold Cube

Spotify In-House / New York

Spotify

Your 2019 Wrapped

Online / Mobile Websites / Campaign Site

ADC_INT20_029G

2020 Interactive Gold Cube

Spotify In-House / New York

Spotify

Your 2019 Wrapped

Online / Mobile Websites / Website

ADC_INT20_026G

2020 Typography Gold Cube

SHA inc. / TOKYO

NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation)

The Hidden Essence

Poster / Series

ADC_TYP20_008G

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Gold Cube

Art Camp / Brooklyn

XL Records

Thom Yorke - Last I Heard

Motion / Film / Music Video

ADC_MOT20_022G

2020 Illustration Gold Cube

Edward Kinsella Illustration / Saint Louis + Waxwork Records / New Orleans

Waxwork Records

Us Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Packaging / Series

ADC_ILT20_022G

2020 Illustration Gold Cube

Spotify In-House / New York

Spotify

All The Moods

Animation / Single

ADC_ILT20_001G

2020 Advertising Silver Cube

Elastic / Santa Monica + HBO / New York

HBO

GAME OF THRONES - SEASON 8 MAIN TITLE

Craft in Video / Title Design

ADC_ADV20_034S

2020 Advertising Silver Cube

Elastic / Santa Monica + Netflix / Los Angeles

Netflix

"Conversations With A Killer" Main Title Sequence

Craft in Video / Title Design

ADC_ADV20_035S

2020 Illustration Silver Cube

Spotify In-House / New York

Spotify

All The Moods

Animation / Series

ADC_ILT20_004S

2020 Advertising Silver Cube

Spotify In-House / New York

Spotify

Let The Song Play

Television / Film / Online Video / Online - Single

ADC_ADV20_060S

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Silver Cube

Park Pictures LLC / New York

Bon Iver

Naeem

Motion / Film / Music Video

ADC_MOT20_023S

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Silver Cube

Park Pictures LLC / New York

Tame Impala

Lost In Yesterday

Motion / Film / Music Video

ADC_MOT20_024S

2020 Illustration Silver Cube

Elastic / Santa Monica + Niel Kellerhouse / Los Angeles

Netflix

"Velvet Buzzsaw" Main Title

Animation / Single

ADC_ILT20_003S

2020 Advertising Silver Cube

Scholz & Friends / Berlin

Berliner Philharmoniker

Sound Images

Art Direction - Press / Poster / Poster Advertising - Campaign

ADC_ADV20_006S

2020 Integrated Silver Cube

Spotify In-House / New York

Spotify

The Decade Wrapped Integrated

Integrated / Digital

ADC_ITG20_006S

2020 Typography Silver Cube

NM type / Stockholm / Santiago de Compostela

Design Indaba

MOVEMENT

Innovation

ADC_TYP20_002S

2020 Brand / Communication Design Bronze Cube

Scholz & Friends / Berlin

Berliner Philharmoniker

Sound Images

Posters / Billboard - Series

ADC_BCD20_019B

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Bronze Cube

Art Camp / Brooklyn

XL Records

Thom Yorke - Last I Heard

Craft in Motion / Film / Animation

ADC_MOT20_004B

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Bronze Cube

Mah Ferraz / Brooklyn + Billboard / New York

Billboard

La Rosalía: The Sound of Energy, Freedom and Love

Craft in Motion / Film / Editing

ADC_MOT20_012B

2020 Product Design Bronze Cube

Kolle Rebbe GmbH / Hamburg

Warner Music Central Europe

Hell-P

Sports / Leisure / Single or Series

ADC_PRD20_006B

2020 Advertising Bronze Cube

Elastic / Santa Monica + Apple TV+ / Culver City

Apple TV+

"The Morning Show" Main Title

Craft in Video / Title Design

ADC_ADV20_036B

2020 Illustration Bronze Cube

Creative Editions / Mankato + Sally Deng / Los Angeles

Creative Editions

Yusra Swims

Book / Single

ADC_ILT20_007B

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Bronze Cube

Matt Reynolds / Los Angeles

Bron Studios

VILLAINS Animated Title Sequence

Motion / Film / Title Sequences

ADC_MOT20_033B

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Bronze Cube

Alma Mater / Los Angeles

Warner Animation Group / Rideback Ranch

THE LEGO MOVIE 2: THE SECOND PART

Motion / Film / Title Sequences

ADC_MOT20_034B

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Bronze Cube

MISTER / Darlinghurst

NODE Fest

NODE Opening Titles 2019

Craft in Motion / Film / Motion Graphics

ADC_MOT20_016B

2020 Advertising Bronze Cube

Scholz & Friends / Berlin

Berliner Philharmoniker

Sound Images

Out of Home / Print / Electronic Billboard - Campaign

ADC_ADV20_051B

2020 Interactive Bronze Cube

Spotify In-House / New York

Spotify

Bon Iver Viisualiizer

Craft in Online / Mobile / Art Direction

ADC_INT20_004B

2020 Interactive Bronze Cube

Spotify In-House / New York

Spotify

Bon Iver Viisualiizer

Online / Mobile Websites / Website

ADC_INT20_027B

2020 Advertising Bronze Cube

Scholz & Friends / Berlin

Berliner Philharmoniker

Sound Images

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

ADC_ADV20_009B

2020 Advertising Bronze Cube

SHA inc. / TOKYO

NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation)

The Hidden Essence

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

ADC_ADV20_010B

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Bronze Cube

Artery Industries, Inc. / Los Angeles + Interscope Records / Los Angeles

Artery Industries, Inc.

Tierra Whack "Unemployed"

Motion / Film / Music Video

ADC_MOT20_025B

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Bronze Cube

Paraic Mc Gloughlin / SLIGO

Páraic Mc Gloughlin

Circular

Motion / Film / Music Video

ADC_MOT20_026B

2020 Interactive Bronze Cube

Spotify In-House / New York

Spotify

Bon Iver Viisualiizer

Data Visualization

ADC_INT20_021B

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Bronze Cube

SECONDS / Brasilia + Elvis Sales Lins / Brasilia + Luiza Herdy / Brasilia + Vinicius Trindade / Brasilia

Escola de Cerâmica Paulo de Paula

HIATO

Motion / Film / Documentary

ADC_MOT20_021B

2020 Brand / Communication Design Bronze Cube

Studio Dumbar (part of Dept) / Rotterdam + Exterion Media NL / Amsterdam

Studio Dumbar / Exterion Media

DEMO - Design in Motion Festival

Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Integrated

ADC_BCD20_010B

2020 Brand / Communication Design Bronze Cube

TBWA\\Istanbul / istanbul

Theatre Hours

Acting Identity

Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Integrated

ADC_BCD20_011B

2020 Typography Bronze Cube

Elastic / Santa Monica + HBO / Los Angeles

HBO

"Watchmen" Main Titles & Episode Titles

Motion / Single or Series

ADC_TYP20_004B

2020 Typography Bronze Cube

Kolle Rebbe GmbH / Hamburg

Munich Philharmonics

The logo behind the logo

Motion / Single or Series

ADC_TYP20_005B

2020 Advertising Bronze Cube

Superunion / London

London Symphony Orchestra

LSO - Dancing on the Edge of a Volcano

Art Direction - Digital / Motion / Motion

ADC_ADV20_004B

2020 Typography Merit Award

Alexander Slobzheninov / Prague, Czech Republic

N/A

Relaate Multi-genre Family

Typefaces / Font Systems / Single or Series

ADC_TYP20_029M

2020 Advertising Merit Award

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

Brooklyn Film Festival

The Gathering

Craft in Writing / TV / Film / Video - Single

ADC_ADV20_089M

2020 Brand / Communication Design Merit Award

Scholz & Friends / Berlin

Berliner Philharmoniker

Sound Images

Posters / Traditional - Series

ADC_BCD20_064M

2020 Advertising Merit Award

Elastic / Santa Monica + HBO / Los Angeles + BBC / London

BBC & HBO

"His Dark Materials" Main Title Sequence

Craft in Video / Title Design

ADC_ADV20_088M

2020 Publication Design Merit Award

Edition Nord / Minamiuonuma-shi

OLTA

Transmission Pang Pang Document Book

Books / Limited Edition / Private Press / Special Format - Single

ADC_PUB20_036M

2020 Publication Design Merit Award

YummyColours / New York City + Sophy Holland / New York City

Sophy Holland

Sophy Holland Super Humans

Books / Limited Edition / Private Press / Special Format - Single

ADC_PUB20_039M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

360i / New York + HBO / New York

HBO

Create #ForTheThrone

Wildcard / Single

ADC_ILT20_066M

2020 Interactive Merit Award

DDB, / Paris + ARTE / Paris + Studio 5 / Paris

ARTE

Mythomaniac

Craft in Online / Mobile / Copywriting for Digital

ADC_INT20_053M

2020 Interactive Merit Award

Kolle Rebbe GmbH / Hamburg

DAZN, Perform Investment Germany GmbH

#ALL41

Social Media / Instagram

ADC_INT20_066M

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