TDC Awards

TDC68, now in its 68th year, is all about how letterforms are used, recognizing typographic excellence and innovation along with the art and craft of typography and design. 25TDC, in its 25th year, focuses on how letterforms are drawn, and celebrates new typeface designs in all global languages. Both competitions receive entries from more than 60 countries.

Award

Agency

Client

Title

Category

Annual ID

The Lyrics, Paul McCartney Agency: Liveright / New York, NY + MPL / London + W. W. Norton & Company / New York, NY Client: Liveright / W. W. Norton & Company Category: Books / Campaign
Guftgu Agency: Novel / New Delhi Client: Offset Projects Category: Books / Campaign
Crisis of Now Agency: Burrow / Berlin Client: IDOLONSTUDIO (Chun-chi Wang) Category: Books / Campaign
BIFT GRADUATION WORKS BA, CLASS OF 2021 Agency: MINT BRAND DESIGN / BEIJING Client: BIFT Category: Books / Campaign
Sueurs froides Collection – Éditions Denoël Agency: Paprika / Montreal Client: Éditions Denoël Category: Book Jackets / Campaign
Stanford d.school: Teaching + Learning Yearbook Agency: Daniel Frumhoff Design / New York City + Stanford University d.school / Stanford, California + Klim Type Foundry / Wellington + Ohno Type Foundry Client: Stanford University d.school Category: Catalogs / Single
With Teeth Agency: Riverhead Books / New York City + Lauren Peters-Collaer Client: Riverhead Books Category: Book Jackets / Single
Uirapuru Agency: Thiago Lacaz / Rio de Janeiro Client: Febraro de Oliveira Category: Book Jackets / Single
Granger High School Yearbook Cover Agency: Kevin Cantrell Studio / Mantua Client: Granger High School Category: Book Jackets / Single
My Year Abroad Agency: Riverhead Books / New York City + Grace Han Client: Riverhead Books Category: Book Jackets / Single
Unheimlich Agency: Mikhail Lychkovskiy / Minsk + Artur Novikov / Minsk Client: Artur Novikov Category: Book Jackets / Single
Podcast Identity Agency: A.A. Trabucco-Campos / Brooklyn, New York Client: SEARCH For Arts Leadership Category: Miscellaneous / Campaign
Chengdu Art Museum Agency: Happy Brand / chengdu Client: chengdu art museum Category: Logotypes / Campaign
Logo Agency: Interbrand / New York, NY Client: Connectivity Standards Alliance Category: Logotypes / Campaign
Paige Smythe Studio Branding Agency: Kristmar Muldrow / Charleston, SC Client: Paige Smythe Studio Category: Logotypes / Campaign
Carnegie Hall Brand Identity Agency: Champions Design / New York + Carnegie Hall Marketing and Creative Services + Frere-Jones Type + XYZ Type Client: Carnegie Hall Category: Logotypes / Campaign
TCM Logo Agency: Sibling Rivalry / New York + Turner Classic Movies / Atlanta + Made Music Studio / New York Client: Turner Classic Movies Category: Logotypes / Campaign
f(u)=formule CAFÉ Agency: BY-ENJOY DESIGN / FUJIAN + f(u)=formule CAFÉ / FUJIAN Client: f(u)=formule CAFÉ Category: Logotypes / Campaign
Folk Branding Agency: Kristmar Muldrow / Charleston, SC Client: Folk Category: Logotypes / Campaign
The Return of FOMO Agency: Zuzanna Rogatty / New York + New York Magazine / New York Client: New York Magazine Category: Editorial / Campaign
Canal Magazine Agency: Sunday Afternoon / New York Client: Canal Category: Editorial / Campaign
Western Calligraphy Annual Exhibition: POP & ART Agency: indego design / macau Client: The Lettering Artists Association of Macau Category: Motion/TV / Visual Design - Single
Play Play Laaaaah Agency: Studio Bang-Gu Client: Personal Category: Editorial / Single
"The Music Issue" March 14, Full Issue Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Editorial / Single
Trick or Treat? Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times for Kids Category: Editorial / Single
Learning/Unlearning from Bauhaus Agency: Andrea Tinnes and Pierre Pané-Farré / Halle (Saale) + 130 students of the design department at Burg Giebichenstein, Fall 2018/19 / Halle (Saale) + Burg Printing Workshop / Halle (Saale) + Burg Giebichenstein University of Art and Design / Halle (Saale) Client: Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule Halle Category: Editorial / Single
Pittogramma 01 – Caratteri Inediti Agency: Fabio Mario Rizzotti / Milano + Santiago Villa / Milano Client: Pittogramma Category: Editorial / Single
The Money Issue Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times for Kids Category: Editorial / Single
Fashion Issue Typography Agency: A.A. Trabucco-Campos / Brooklyn, New York + Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazine / Munich Client: Süddeutsche Zeitung Category: Editorial / Single
"The Excavations of Pedro Almodovar" Dec 19 Opener Agency: The New York Times Magazine / New York Client: The New York Times Magazine Category: Editorial / Single
Sociotype Journal Agency: Sociotype / London + Socio / London Client: Sociotype Category: Editorial / Single
FEW magazine Agency: Tino Nyman & Marina Veziko / Helsinki + Jaakko Suomalainen / Helsinki + ABC Dinamo / Basel + Matter of Sorts / Collingwood Client: FEW magazine Category: Editorial / Single
Movement Research Performance Journal #55 Agency: Yotam Hadar / Brooklyn, NY + Sean Yendrys / Berlin Client: Movement Research Category: Editorial / Single
Festival Rümlingen Programmbuch Agency: Neeser & Müller / Basel Client: Neue Musik Rümlingen Category: Editorial / Single
Various Agency: Faith / Mississauga Client: Vanity Teen Magazine Category: Editorial / Single
The Issue Within The Issue Agency: Havas New York / New York + Ali Forney Center / New York Client: the Ali Forney Center Category: Editorial / Single
Choreographie Agency: Maria João Vilaverde Client: N/A Category: Editorial / Single
RE:RISO Naughty Roll Featured Works Exhibition Agency: indego design / macau Client: Naughty Roll Category: Motion/TV / Visual Design - Campaign
Contour Watch Face Agency: Apple Design Team / Cupertino, California Client: Apple Category: Digital Media / Apps - Campaign
100 Graphic Design Diaries Agency: Allergy Studio Client: Non-Commercial Work Category: Experimental / Campaign
Molecular Typography Laboratory Agency: Kobi Franco Design / Tel Aviv Client: Personal Category: Experimental / Campaign
BEAM Agency: Qiushuo Li / New York Client: Q_Create Category: Experimental / Campaign
Cyberdada Agency: Yanwen Hang / Los Angeles Client: Personal Category: Experimental / Campaign
Dream Bubble Agency: Rozi Zhu / New York City Client: Personal Project Category: Experimental / Campaign
Type Cypher Agency: Jeth Torres / Cavite Client: Personal Category: Experimental / Campaign
Lettering Large: A Bilingual Lenticular Mural Agency: American University of Sharjah / Sharjah + Hala Al Ani / Sharjah + Riem Ibrahim / Sharjah + Bishoy Girgis / Sharjah Client: USA Pavilion at Expo Dubai 2020 Category: Exhibits/Signage / Single
Gwangju Biennale Agency: Pentagram / New York Client: Gwangju Biennale Category: Exhibits/Signage / Single
Omotesando Curtains and Flags Agency: Harley Johnston Design / Sydney Client: Omotesando North Sydney Category: Exhibits/Signage / Single
tuttlingen district council offices signage system Agency: büro uebele visuelle kommunikation / Stuttgart Client: stadt tuttlingen Category: Exhibits/Signage / Single
Canal Magazine Agency: Sunday Afternoon / New York Client: Canal Magazine Category: Self-Promotion / Single

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Liveright / New York, NY + MPL / London + W. W. Norton & Company / New York, NY

Liveright / W. W. Norton & Company

The Lyrics, Paul McCartney

Books / Campaign

TDC68_098C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Novel / New Delhi

Offset Projects

Guftgu

Books / Campaign

TDC68_119C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Burrow / Berlin

IDOLONSTUDIO (Chun-chi Wang)

Crisis of Now

Books / Campaign

TDC68_174C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

MINT BRAND DESIGN / BEIJING

BIFT

BIFT GRADUATION WORKS BA, CLASS OF 2021

Books / Campaign

TDC68_189C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Paprika / Montreal

Éditions Denoël

Sueurs froides Collection – Éditions Denoël

Book Jackets / Campaign

TDC68_090C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Daniel Frumhoff Design / New York City + Stanford University d.school / Stanford, California + Klim Type Foundry / Wellington + Ohno Type Foundry

Stanford University d.school

Stanford d.school: Teaching + Learning Yearbook

Catalogs / Single

TDC68_116C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Riverhead Books / New York City + Lauren Peters-Collaer

Riverhead Books

With Teeth

Book Jackets / Single

TDC68_034C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Thiago Lacaz / Rio de Janeiro

Febraro de Oliveira

Uirapuru

Book Jackets / Single

TDC68_078C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Kevin Cantrell Studio / Mantua

Granger High School

Granger High School Yearbook Cover

Book Jackets / Single

TDC68_092C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Riverhead Books / New York City + Grace Han

Riverhead Books

My Year Abroad

Book Jackets / Single

TDC68_110C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Mikhail Lychkovskiy / Minsk + Artur Novikov / Minsk

Artur Novikov

Unheimlich

Book Jackets / Single

TDC68_129C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

A.A. Trabucco-Campos / Brooklyn, New York

SEARCH For Arts Leadership

Podcast Identity

Miscellaneous / Campaign

TDC68_136C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Happy Brand / chengdu

chengdu art museum

Chengdu Art Museum

Logotypes / Campaign

TDC68_062C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Interbrand / New York, NY

Connectivity Standards Alliance

Logo

Logotypes / Campaign

TDC68_128C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Kristmar Muldrow / Charleston, SC

Paige Smythe Studio

Paige Smythe Studio Branding

Logotypes / Campaign

TDC68_134C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Champions Design / New York + Carnegie Hall Marketing and Creative Services + Frere-Jones Type + XYZ Type

Carnegie Hall

Carnegie Hall Brand Identity

Logotypes / Campaign

TDC68_145C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Sibling Rivalry / New York + Turner Classic Movies / Atlanta + Made Music Studio / New York

Turner Classic Movies

TCM Logo

Logotypes / Campaign

TDC68_148C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

BY-ENJOY DESIGN / FUJIAN + f(u)=formule CAFÉ / FUJIAN

f(u)=formule CAFÉ

f(u)=formule CAFÉ

Logotypes / Campaign

TDC68_156C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Kristmar Muldrow / Charleston, SC

Folk

Folk Branding

Logotypes / Campaign

TDC68_181C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Zuzanna Rogatty / New York + New York Magazine / New York

New York Magazine

The Return of FOMO

Editorial / Campaign

TDC68_113C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Sunday Afternoon / New York

Canal

Canal Magazine

Editorial / Campaign

TDC68_138C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

indego design / macau

The Lettering Artists Association of Macau

Western Calligraphy Annual Exhibition: POP & ART

Motion/TV / Visual Design - Single

TDC68_041C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Studio Bang-Gu

Personal

Play Play Laaaaah

Editorial / Single

TDC68_003C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

"The Music Issue" March 14, Full Issue

Editorial / Single

TDC68_004C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times for Kids

Trick or Treat?

Editorial / Single

TDC68_007C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Andrea Tinnes and Pierre Pané-Farré / Halle (Saale) + 130 students of the design department at Burg Giebichenstein, Fall 2018/19 / Halle (Saale) + Burg Printing Workshop / Halle (Saale) + Burg Giebichenstein University of Art and Design / Halle (Saale)

Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule Halle

Learning/Unlearning from Bauhaus

Editorial / Single

TDC68_011C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Fabio Mario Rizzotti / Milano + Santiago Villa / Milano

Pittogramma

Pittogramma 01 – Caratteri Inediti

Editorial / Single

TDC68_067C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times for Kids

The Money Issue

Editorial / Single

TDC68_077C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

A.A. Trabucco-Campos / Brooklyn, New York + Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazine / Munich

Süddeutsche Zeitung

Fashion Issue Typography

Editorial / Single

TDC68_082C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

The New York Times Magazine / New York

The New York Times Magazine

"The Excavations of Pedro Almodovar" Dec 19 Opener

Editorial / Single

TDC68_101C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Sociotype / London + Socio / London

Sociotype

Sociotype Journal

Editorial / Single

TDC68_117C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Tino Nyman & Marina Veziko / Helsinki + Jaakko Suomalainen / Helsinki + ABC Dinamo / Basel + Matter of Sorts / Collingwood

FEW magazine

FEW magazine

Editorial / Single

TDC68_139C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Yotam Hadar / Brooklyn, NY + Sean Yendrys / Berlin

Movement Research

Movement Research Performance Journal #55

Editorial / Single

TDC68_153C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Neeser & Müller / Basel

Neue Musik Rümlingen

Festival Rümlingen Programmbuch

Editorial / Single

TDC68_171C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Faith / Mississauga

Vanity Teen Magazine

Various

Editorial / Single

TDC68_172C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Havas New York / New York + Ali Forney Center / New York

the Ali Forney Center

The Issue Within The Issue

Editorial / Single

TDC68_176C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Maria João Vilaverde

N/A

Choreographie

Editorial / Single

TDC68_201C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

indego design / macau

Naughty Roll

RE:RISO Naughty Roll Featured Works Exhibition

Motion/TV / Visual Design - Campaign

TDC68_038C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Apple Design Team / Cupertino, California

Apple

Contour Watch Face

Digital Media / Apps - Campaign

TDC68_105C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Allergy Studio

Non-Commercial Work

100 Graphic Design Diaries

Experimental / Campaign

TDC68_021C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Kobi Franco Design / Tel Aviv

Personal

Molecular Typography Laboratory

Experimental / Campaign

TDC68_085C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Qiushuo Li / New York

Q_Create

BEAM

Experimental / Campaign

TDC68_097C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Yanwen Hang / Los Angeles

Personal

Cyberdada

Experimental / Campaign

TDC68_123C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Rozi Zhu / New York City

Personal Project

Dream Bubble

Experimental / Campaign

TDC68_133C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Jeth Torres / Cavite

Personal

Type Cypher

Experimental / Campaign

TDC68_175C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

American University of Sharjah / Sharjah + Hala Al Ani / Sharjah + Riem Ibrahim / Sharjah + Bishoy Girgis / Sharjah

USA Pavilion at Expo Dubai 2020

Lettering Large: A Bilingual Lenticular Mural

Exhibits/Signage / Single

TDC68_017C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Pentagram / New York

Gwangju Biennale

Gwangju Biennale

Exhibits/Signage / Single

TDC68_079C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Harley Johnston Design / Sydney

Omotesando North Sydney

Omotesando Curtains and Flags

Exhibits/Signage / Single

TDC68_149C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

büro uebele visuelle kommunikation / Stuttgart

stadt tuttlingen

tuttlingen district council offices signage system

Exhibits/Signage / Single

TDC68_166C

2022 Communication Design TDC Winner

Sunday Afternoon / New York

Canal Magazine

Canal Magazine

Self-Promotion / Single

TDC68_118C

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