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

Making Impossible Possible Agency: Jones Knowles Ritchie / London Client: Courtney Tulloch Category: Motion / Single or Series
11.50 Rediscovering Discovery Agency: Doug Pedersen Art Direction & Design / Minneapolis Client: Doug Pedersen Art Direction & Design Category: Newspapers / Full Issue - Single
An Email First Visual Identity Agency: Snøhetta / Oslo Client: Bjarne Melgaard Enterprise Category: Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Digital
Welcome to Winona Photo Essay Agency: Squarespace / New York Client: Squarespace Category: Travel / Tourism / Series
Parade of six-armed Maṇi-Padme Agency: Te Hu / San Francisco Client: Self-Promotion Category: Personal / Unpublished / Single
AirPods Pro Agency: TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles + Apple / Cupertino Client: Apple, Inc. Category: Products / Commercial / Series
The story of Luxury Agency: Alex Rank / Venice + BMW / Munich Client: BMW Group Category: Products / Commercial / Series
100 Years of Buckley's Agency: Instil Image Co. / Toronto + Saatchi / Toronto Client: Buckley's Category: Products / Commercial / Series
Eye to Eye campaign Agency: Mark Seliger Photography / New York Client: Hourglass Cosmetics Category: Products / Commercial / Series
Different Perspectives Agency: Matthew Borowick / New York Client: Matthew Borowick Category: Drone / Aerial / Series
When ordinary becomes extraordinary Agency: Urbania / Montreal + L'Éloi / montreal Client: Urbania Category: Fashion / Series
Romie Regular Agency: Margot Lévêque / Paris + Lorenzo Fanton / NYC Client: Margot Lévêque Category: Typefaces / Font Systems / Single or Series
LaFarge Agency: Typetanic Fonts / Chicago Client: Typetanic Fonts Category: Typefaces / Font Systems / Single or Series
PlusOne — Manifesto Agency: PlusOne / Amsterdam Client: PlusOne Category: Craft in Motion / Film / Animation
Camp Ville Marie Agency: Sid Lee / Montréal Client: Sid Lee Category: Environmental Design / Interior Design
THE SOUND-FREE CONCERT Agency: TBWA\HAKUHODO Inc. / Tokyo Client: Japan Philharmonic Orchestra Category: Fine Art / Conceptual / Series
Facebook Company: Branded Photography Agency: Creative X / San Francisco + Mini Title / London + Saffron / London Client: Facebook Category: Social Media / Single
Representation Matters Mural Agency: Camila Rosa / Sao Paulo + Society6 / Los Angeles + The Other Art Fair / London Client: Society6 / The Other Art Fair Category: Mural / Graffiti / Street Art / Single
Hellvetica Agency: R/GA / New York Client: R/GA Category: Digital / Single or Series
Facebook Company: Branded Photography Agency: Creative X / San Francisco + Mini Title / London + Saffron / London Client: Facebook Category: Social Media / Series
Facebook Company: People Empowered Series Agency: Creative X / San Francisco + Mini Title / London + Saffron / London Client: Facebook Category: Social Media / Series
Web of Infamy Agency: 72andSunny / New York Client: Smirnoff Category: Social Media / Series
Giannina Agency: Aiste Stancikaite / Berlin + Self Promotion / Berlin Client: Self Promotion Category: Personal / Unpublished / Single
Red Hot Agency: Nick Levesque / San Francisco Client: Nick Levesque Category: Personal / Unpublished / Single
BORIS: THE BRAND Agency: Huge / Brooklyn + Getty Images / UK Client: Getty Images UK Category: Wildcard / Single
SLUTEVER Key Art Agency: VICELAND / Brooklyn Client: VICELAND Category: Wildcard / Single
Typeform Agency: BÜRO UFHO / Singapore Client: Self Category: Personal / Unpublished Lettering / Single or Series
Pocky THE GIFT Agency: DENTSU INC. / Tokyo Client: Ezaki Glico Co., Ltd. Category: Products / Commercial / Series
Mini Electric Campaign Agency: Alex Rank / Venice + CoC Mini / Munich Client: Mini / BMW Group Category: Products / Commercial / Series
Yamaha CIS Speaker Agency: knot / Tokyo + Yamaha Corporation / Shizuoka + HAKUHODO PRODUCT'S INC. / Tokyo Client: Yamaha Corporation Category: Products / Commercial / Series
The Art of the Season Agency: Kolle Rebbe GmbH / Hamburg Client: Kaufland Stiftung & Co. KG Category: Food / Series
Beauty Mark Agency: Digitas / Boston + CVS / Providence, RI Client: CVS Health Category: Design for Good / Photography

2020 Typography Gold Cube

Jones Knowles Ritchie / London

Courtney Tulloch

Making Impossible Possible

Motion / Single or Series

ADC_TYP20_001G

2020 Publication Design Silver Cube

Doug Pedersen Art Direction & Design / Minneapolis

Doug Pedersen Art Direction & Design

11.50 Rediscovering Discovery

Newspapers / Full Issue - Single

ADC_PUB20_021S

2020 Brand / Communication Design Silver Cube

Snøhetta / Oslo

Bjarne Melgaard Enterprise

An Email First Visual Identity

Branding / Branding Systems / Identities - Digital

ADC_BCD20_002S

2020 Photography Bronze Cube

Squarespace / New York

Squarespace

Welcome to Winona Photo Essay

Travel / Tourism / Series

ADC_PHO20_033B

2020 Illustration Bronze Cube

Te Hu / San Francisco

Self-Promotion

Parade of six-armed Maṇi-Padme

Personal / Unpublished / Single

ADC_ILT20_023B

2020 Photography Bronze Cube

TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles + Apple / Cupertino

Apple, Inc.

AirPods Pro

Products / Commercial / Series

ADC_PHO20_026B

2020 Photography Bronze Cube

Alex Rank / Venice + BMW / Munich

BMW Group

The story of Luxury

Products / Commercial / Series

ADC_PHO20_027B

2020 Photography Bronze Cube

Instil Image Co. / Toronto + Saatchi / Toronto

Buckley's

100 Years of Buckley's

Products / Commercial / Series

ADC_PHO20_028B

2020 Photography Bronze Cube

Mark Seliger Photography / New York

Hourglass Cosmetics

Eye to Eye campaign

Products / Commercial / Series

ADC_PHO20_029B

2020 Photography Bronze Cube

Matthew Borowick / New York

Matthew Borowick

Different Perspectives

Drone / Aerial / Series

ADC_PHO20_002B

2020 Photography Bronze Cube

Urbania / Montreal + L'Éloi / montreal

Urbania

When ordinary becomes extraordinary

Fashion / Series

ADC_PHO20_006B

2020 Typography Merit Award

Margot Lévêque / Paris + Lorenzo Fanton / NYC

Margot Lévêque

Romie Regular

Typefaces / Font Systems / Single or Series

ADC_TYP20_032M

2020 Typography Merit Award

Typetanic Fonts / Chicago

Typetanic Fonts

LaFarge

Typefaces / Font Systems / Single or Series

ADC_TYP20_033M

2020 Motion / Film / Gaming Craft Merit Award

PlusOne / Amsterdam

PlusOne

PlusOne — Manifesto

Craft in Motion / Film / Animation

ADC_MOT20_042M

2020 Experiential Design Merit Award

Sid Lee / Montréal

Sid Lee

Camp Ville Marie

Environmental Design / Interior Design

ADC_EXP20_026M

2020 Photography Merit Award

TBWA\HAKUHODO Inc. / Tokyo

Japan Philharmonic Orchestra

THE SOUND-FREE CONCERT

Fine Art / Conceptual / Series

ADC_PHO20_038M

2020 Photography Merit Award

Creative X / San Francisco + Mini Title / London + Saffron / London

Facebook

Facebook Company: Branded Photography

Social Media / Single

ADC_PHO20_059M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Camila Rosa / Sao Paulo + Society6 / Los Angeles + The Other Art Fair / London

Society6 / The Other Art Fair

Representation Matters Mural

Mural / Graffiti / Street Art / Single

ADC_ILT20_058M

2020 Typography Merit Award

R/GA / New York

R/GA

Hellvetica

Digital / Single or Series

ADC_TYP20_017M

2020 Photography Merit Award

Creative X / San Francisco + Mini Title / London + Saffron / London

Facebook

Facebook Company: Branded Photography

Social Media / Series

ADC_PHO20_061M

2020 Photography Merit Award

Creative X / San Francisco + Mini Title / London + Saffron / London

Facebook

Facebook Company: People Empowered Series

Social Media / Series

ADC_PHO20_062M

2020 Photography Merit Award

72andSunny / New York

Smirnoff

Web of Infamy

Social Media / Series

ADC_PHO20_063M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Aiste Stancikaite / Berlin + Self Promotion / Berlin

Self Promotion

Giannina

Personal / Unpublished / Single

ADC_ILT20_063M

2020 Illustration Merit Award

Nick Levesque / San Francisco

Nick Levesque

Red Hot

Personal / Unpublished / Single

ADC_ILT20_064M

2020 Photography Merit Award

Huge / Brooklyn + Getty Images / UK

Getty Images UK

BORIS: THE BRAND

Wildcard / Single

ADC_PHO20_069M

2020 Photography Merit Award

VICELAND / Brooklyn

VICELAND

SLUTEVER Key Art

Wildcard / Single

ADC_PHO20_070M

2020 Typography Merit Award

BÜRO UFHO / Singapore

Self

Typeform

Personal / Unpublished Lettering / Single or Series

ADC_TYP20_028M

2020 Photography Merit Award

DENTSU INC. / Tokyo

Ezaki Glico Co., Ltd.

Pocky THE GIFT

Products / Commercial / Series

ADC_PHO20_053M

2020 Photography Merit Award

Alex Rank / Venice + CoC Mini / Munich

Mini / BMW Group

Mini Electric Campaign

Products / Commercial / Series

ADC_PHO20_056M

2020 Photography Merit Award

knot / Tokyo + Yamaha Corporation / Shizuoka + HAKUHODO PRODUCT'S INC. / Tokyo

Yamaha Corporation

Yamaha CIS Speaker

Products / Commercial / Series

ADC_PHO20_058M

2020 Photography Merit Award

Kolle Rebbe GmbH / Hamburg

Kaufland Stiftung & Co. KG

The Art of the Season

Food / Series

ADC_PHO20_041M

2020 Photography Merit Award

Digitas / Boston + CVS / Providence, RI

CVS Health

Beauty Mark

Design for Good / Photography

ADC_DFG20_064M

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