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.

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Award

Agency

Client

Title

Category

Annual ID

The Infinity Classroom Agency: BBDO / Minneapolis + BBDO / New York Client: Theirworld Category: Design for Good / Spatial Design
Most Dangerous Street Agency: FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + FCBX / Chicago Client: Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence Category: Experiential Design / Installations - Single
The Gun Violence History Book Agency: FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + The Mill / Chicago Client: Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence Category: Design for Good / Publication Design
Cultural Heirs "Voice of the Wall" Agency: HEIMAT, / Berlin + achtung! / Hamburg + Mokoh Music GmbH / Berlin + Visualtech GmbH / Berlin Client: Die Kulturellen Erben e.V. Berlin Category: Video / Online Video
Lessons in Herstory Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + GS&P Social / San Francisco + GS&P Labs / Santa Rosa + Elevel / San Francisco Client: Daughters of the Evolution Category: Digital Experiences / Augmented / Mixed Reality
Back to School Essentials Agency: BBDO / New York + Smuggler / New York Client: Sandy Hook Promise Category: Television / Film / Online Video / Online - Single
Ribaasu Agency: Tien-Min Liao / New York Client: Typeji Category: Typefaces / Font Systems / Single or Series
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: Environmental Design / Exhibition Design
Back to School Essentials Agency: BBDO / New York + Smuggler / New York Client: Sandy Hook Promise Category: Branded Content / Entertainment - Online Video / Short Form
The Epidemic Agency: BBDO / New York + Sanctuary / Los Angeles Client: Monica Lewinsky Category: Design for Good / Interactive
Lessons in Herstory Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + GS&P Social / San Francisco + GS&P Labs / San Francisco + ELevel / San Francisco Client: Daughters of the Evolution Category: Digital / Series
The Gun Violence History Book Agency: FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + The Mill / Chicago Client: Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence Category: Direct / Mail
WITH Agency: Michele Salati / Hong Kong + Córdova Canillas / Barcelona Client: Zurich University of the Arts Category: Magazines / Magazine Full Issue - Series
Life Print Agency: Africa / Sao Paulo Client: Ampara ANIMAL Category: Sustainable / Eco-friendly Fashion
Mental Fatigues Agency: TAXI / Toronto/Montreal/Vancouver/New York Client: Canadian Mental Health Association Category: Craft / Illustration
83 Futures Agency: The Martin Agency / Richmond + Donate Life America / Richmond + Musictoday / Crozet, VA Client: Donate Life America Category: Design for Good / Fashion Design
C-MOJI Agency: Yidong Cai / Shanghai Client: Yidong cai Category: Personal / Unpublished / Series
Cultural Heirs "Voice of the Wall" Agency: HEIMAT, / Berlin + achtung! / Hamburg + Mokoh Music GmbH / Berlin + Visualtech GmbH / Berlin Client: Die Kulturellen Erben e.V. Berlin Category: Craft in Online / Mobile / Art Direction
Bauhaus 100: Manifest of Practice in Taiwan Agency: ken-tsai Lee design lab / Taipei City Client: National Taiwan University of Science and Technology Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Integrated
Most Dangerous Street Agency: FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + FCBX / Chicago Client: Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence Category: Design for Good / Spatial Design
We don’t care Agency: Marcel / Paris Client: Médecins du Monde Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Cinematography
What's Love? Agency: RPA / Santa Monica Client: Los Angeles LGBT Center Category: Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft
Creature Agency: Park Pictures LLC / New York Client: Surfers Against Sewage Category: Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft
The Epidemic Agency: BBDO / New York + Sanctuary / Los Angeles Client: Monica Lewinsky Category: Television / Film / Online Video / Online - Single
SIGNS Agency: MRM//McCANN / Frankfurt Client: German Youth Association of People with Hearing Loss Category: Innovation
Calligraphic Embroideries Agency: Olga Kovalenko / Moscow Client: - Category: Personal / Unpublished Lettering / Single or Series
Festival of Remembrance - WW1 and Descendants Agency: Kate Dawkins Studio / London Client: Royal British Legion / BBC Studios Events Category: Spatial Design / Installation Design
LIFEBOAT - The Experiment Agency: SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich + PLAN.NET GERMANY / Munich + MEDIAPLUS GERMANY / Munich + achtung! / Hamburg Client: Sea-Watch Category: Spatial Design / Installation Design
Lessons in Herstory Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + GS&P Social / San Francisco + GS&P Labs / San Francisco + Elevel / San Francisco Client: Daughters of the Evolution Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
Most Dangerous Street Agency: FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + FCBX / Chicago Client: Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
The Impactful Reminder Agency: Sid Lee / Montreal Client: Vision Zero Project and the City of Montreal Category: Design for Good / Experiential Design
Back to School Essentials Agency: BBDO / New York + Smuggler / New York Client: Sandy Hook Promise Category: Craft in Writing / Online / Social - Single
Staffless Libraries Agency: Head Gear Animation / Toronto Client: Toronto Public Library Workers Union Category: Animation / Series
SIGNS Agency: MRM//McCANN / Frankfurt Client: German Youth Association of People with Hearing Loss Category: Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology
The Epidemic Agency: BBDO / New York + Sanctuary / Los Angeles Client: Monica Lewinsky Category: Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology
Life Lolli - A lollipop designed to save lives Agency: BBDO GmbH / Duesseldorf Client: KMSZ (Bone Marrow Donation Center) Category: Science / Medical / Single or Series
Tangible Type Agency: Hyeong Geun Song / New York Client: Self-initiated Category: Innovation
The Epidemic Agency: BBDO / New York + Sanctuary / Los Angeles Client: Monica Lewinsky Category: Video / Interactive Video
Printed by Parkinson's Agency: MediaMonks / Amsterdam + Innocean Worldwide / Berlin Client: Charité Berlin Category: Innovation / Single or Series
#Romanovs100 AR Photo Album Agency: RT / Moscow + Phygitalism / Moscow Client: RT Category: UX / UI / User Experience Design
CDN-NDG / Citizens’ Initiative Agency: Paprika / Montreal Client: Arrondissement Côte-des-Neiges—Notre-Dame-de-Grâce Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Print
+ 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 / Bridges / Infrastructure
The Offline Playlist Agency: 360i / New York + Tourism / New Orleans Client: New Orleans Tourism Category: Innovation / Branded Content / Entertainment
Environmental Dreamer Festival Agency: LiaoDesign / Shenzhen Client: oct harbour Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Integrated
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: Innovation
SickKids Airbnb Agency: No Fixed Address / Toronto + SickKids Foundation / Toronto Client: SickKids Foundation Category: Innovation
Emergence Magazine Agency: Emergence Magazine / Inverness + Studio Airport / Utrecht, NL Client: Emergence Magazine Category: Digital Publications / Online Publication - Single or Series
Never Standing Still Agency: Design Army / Washington Client: Hong Kong Ballet Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Direction
The Wall against Walls Agency: Scholz & Friends / Berlin + Rest of the World / Austin Client: Initiative Offene Gesellschaft e.V. + Falling Walls Foundation Category: Out of Home / Transit - Single
Not a Gun Agency: Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + Rakish / Los Angeles + Lime Studios / Santa Monica + Work Editorial / Culver City Client: Courageous Conversation Global Foundation Category: Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft

2020 Spatial Design Gold Cube

BBDO / Minneapolis + BBDO / New York

Theirworld

The Infinity Classroom

Design for Good / Spatial Design

ADC_DFG20_005G

2020 Experiential Design Gold Cube

FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + FCBX / Chicago

Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence

Most Dangerous Street

Experiential Design / Installations - Single

ADC_EXP20_001G

2020 Publication Design Gold Cube

FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + The Mill / Chicago

Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence

The Gun Violence History Book

Design for Good / Publication Design

ADC_DFG20_004G

2020 Interactive Gold Cube

HEIMAT, / Berlin + achtung! / Hamburg + Mokoh Music GmbH / Berlin + Visualtech GmbH / Berlin

Die Kulturellen Erben e.V. Berlin

Cultural Heirs "Voice of the Wall"

Video / Online Video

ADC_INT20_046G

2020 Experiential Design Gold Cube

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + GS&P Social / San Francisco + GS&P Labs / Santa Rosa + Elevel / San Francisco

Daughters of the Evolution

Lessons in Herstory

Digital Experiences / Augmented / Mixed Reality

ADC_EXP20_002G

2020 Advertising Gold Cube

BBDO / New York + Smuggler / New York

Sandy Hook Promise

Back to School Essentials

Television / Film / Online Video / Online - Single

ADC_ADV20_056G

2020 Typography Gold Cube

Tien-Min Liao / New York

Typeji

Ribaasu

Typefaces / Font Systems / Single or Series

ADC_TYP20_011G

2020 Experiential Design Gold Cube

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

Environmental Design / Exhibition Design

ADC_EXP20_005G

2020 Advertising Gold Cube

BBDO / New York + Smuggler / New York

Sandy Hook Promise

Back to School Essentials

Branded Content / Entertainment - Online Video / Short Form

ADC_ADV20_011G

2020 Interactive Gold Cube

BBDO / New York + Sanctuary / Los Angeles

Monica Lewinsky

The Epidemic

Design for Good / Interactive

ADC_DFG20_026G

2020 Illustration Gold Cube

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + GS&P Social / San Francisco + GS&P Labs / San Francisco + ELevel / San Francisco

Daughters of the Evolution

Lessons in Herstory

Digital / Series

ADC_ILT20_015G

2020 Advertising Gold Cube

FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + The Mill / Chicago

Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence

The Gun Violence History Book

Direct / Mail

ADC_ADV20_042G

2020 Publication Design Gold Cube

Michele Salati / Hong Kong + Córdova Canillas / Barcelona

Zurich University of the Arts

WITH

Magazines / Magazine Full Issue - Series

ADC_PUB20_017G

2020 Fashion Design Gold Cube

Africa / Sao Paulo

Ampara ANIMAL

Life Print

Sustainable / Eco-friendly Fashion

ADC_FSN20_002G

2020 Fashion Design Silver Cube

TAXI / Toronto/Montreal/Vancouver/New York

Canadian Mental Health Association

Mental Fatigues

Craft / Illustration

ADC_FSN20_006S

2020 Fashion Design Silver Cube

The Martin Agency / Richmond + Donate Life America / Richmond + Musictoday / Crozet, VA

Donate Life America

83 Futures

Design for Good / Fashion Design

ADC_DFG20_020S

2020 Illustration Silver Cube

Yidong Cai / Shanghai

Yidong cai

C-MOJI

Personal / Unpublished / Series

ADC_ILT20_024S

2020 Interactive Silver Cube

HEIMAT, / Berlin + achtung! / Hamburg + Mokoh Music GmbH / Berlin + Visualtech GmbH / Berlin

Die Kulturellen Erben e.V. Berlin

Cultural Heirs "Voice of the Wall"

Craft in Online / Mobile / Art Direction

ADC_INT20_003S

2020 Brand / Communication Design Silver Cube

ken-tsai Lee design lab / Taipei City

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

Bauhaus 100: Manifest of Practice in Taiwan

Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Integrated

ADC_BCD20_005S

2020 Spatial Design Silver Cube

FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + FCBX / Chicago

Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence

Most Dangerous Street

Design for Good / Spatial Design

ADC_DFG20_038S

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Silver Cube

Marcel / Paris

Médecins du Monde

We don’t care

Craft in Motion / Film / Cinematography

ADC_MOT20_007S

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Silver Cube

RPA / Santa Monica

Los Angeles LGBT Center

What's Love?

Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft

ADC_DFG20_030S

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Silver Cube

Park Pictures LLC / New York

Surfers Against Sewage

Creature

Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft

ADC_DFG20_031S

2020 Advertising Silver Cube

BBDO / New York + Sanctuary / Los Angeles

Monica Lewinsky

The Epidemic

Television / Film / Online Video / Online - Single

ADC_ADV20_059S

2020 Interactive Silver Cube

MRM//McCANN / Frankfurt

German Youth Association of People with Hearing Loss

SIGNS

Innovation

ADC_INT20_024S

2020 Typography Silver Cube

Olga Kovalenko / Moscow

-

Calligraphic Embroideries

Personal / Unpublished Lettering / Single or Series

ADC_TYP20_007S

2020 Spatial Design Silver Cube

Kate Dawkins Studio / London

Royal British Legion / BBC Studios Events

Festival of Remembrance - WW1 and Descendants

Spatial Design / Installation Design

ADC_SPL20_003S

2020 Spatial Design Silver Cube

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

Sea-Watch

LIFEBOAT - The Experiment

Spatial Design / Installation Design

ADC_SPL20_004S

2020 Experiential Design Silver Cube

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + GS&P Social / San Francisco + GS&P Labs / San Francisco + Elevel / San Francisco

Daughters of the Evolution

Lessons in Herstory

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG20_016S

2020 Experiential Design Silver Cube

FCB / Chicago + Lord + Thomas / Chicago + FCBX / Chicago

Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence

Most Dangerous Street

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG20_017S

2020 Experiential Design Silver Cube

Sid Lee / Montreal

Vision Zero Project and the City of Montreal

The Impactful Reminder

Design for Good / Experiential Design

ADC_DFG20_018S

2020 Advertising Silver Cube

BBDO / New York + Smuggler / New York

Sandy Hook Promise

Back to School Essentials

Craft in Writing / Online / Social - Single

ADC_ADV20_040S

2020 Illustration Silver Cube

Head Gear Animation / Toronto

Toronto Public Library Workers Union

Staffless Libraries

Animation / Series

ADC_ILT20_005S

2020 Interactive Silver Cube

MRM//McCANN / Frankfurt

German Youth Association of People with Hearing Loss

SIGNS

Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology

ADC_INT20_015S

2020 Interactive Silver Cube

BBDO / New York + Sanctuary / Los Angeles

Monica Lewinsky

The Epidemic

Craft in Online / Mobile / Use of Technology

ADC_INT20_016S

2020 Product Design Silver Cube

BBDO GmbH / Duesseldorf

KMSZ (Bone Marrow Donation Center)

Life Lolli - A lollipop designed to save lives

Science / Medical / Single or Series

ADC_PRD20_004S

2020 Typography Silver Cube

Hyeong Geun Song / New York

Self-initiated

Tangible Type

Innovation

ADC_TYP20_003S

2020 Interactive Silver Cube

BBDO / New York + Sanctuary / Los Angeles

Monica Lewinsky

The Epidemic

Video / Interactive Video

ADC_INT20_045S

2020 Brand / Communication Design Silver Cube

MediaMonks / Amsterdam + Innocean Worldwide / Berlin

Charité Berlin

Printed by Parkinson's

Innovation / Single or Series

ADC_BCD20_017S

2020 Interactive Bronze Cube

RT / Moscow + Phygitalism / Moscow

RT

#Romanovs100 AR Photo Album

UX / UI / User Experience Design

ADC_INT20_042B

2020 Brand / Communication Design Bronze Cube

Paprika / Montreal

Arrondissement Côte-des-Neiges—Notre-Dame-de-Grâce

CDN-NDG / Citizens’ Initiative

Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Print

ADC_BCD20_012B

2020 Spatial Design Bronze Cube

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

Friends of + POOL

+ POOL Light and Dashboard

Spatial Design / Bridges / Infrastructure

ADC_SPL20_001B

2020 Advertising Bronze Cube

360i / New York + Tourism / New Orleans

New Orleans Tourism

The Offline Playlist

Innovation / Branded Content / Entertainment

ADC_ADV20_046B

2020 Brand / Communication Design Bronze Cube

LiaoDesign / Shenzhen

oct harbour

Environmental Dreamer Festival

Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Integrated

ADC_BCD20_009B

2020 Spatial Design Bronze Cube

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

Innovation

ADC_SPL20_011B

2020 Spatial Design Bronze Cube

No Fixed Address / Toronto + SickKids Foundation / Toronto

SickKids Foundation

SickKids Airbnb

Innovation

ADC_SPL20_012B

2020 Publication Design Bronze Cube

Emergence Magazine / Inverness + Studio Airport / Utrecht, NL

Emergence Magazine

Emergence Magazine

Digital Publications / Online Publication - Single or Series

ADC_PUB20_012B

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Bronze Cube

Design Army / Washington

Hong Kong Ballet

Never Standing Still

Craft in Motion / Film / Direction

ADC_MOT20_009B

2020 Advertising Bronze Cube

Scholz & Friends / Berlin + Rest of the World / Austin

Initiative Offene Gesellschaft e.V. + Falling Walls Foundation

The Wall against Walls

Out of Home / Transit - Single

ADC_ADV20_052B

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Bronze Cube

Goodby Silverstein & Partners / San Francisco + Rakish / Los Angeles + Lime Studios / Santa Monica + Work Editorial / Culver City

Courageous Conversation Global Foundation

Not a Gun

Design for Good / Motion / Film Craft

ADC_DFG20_032B

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