TDC Awards

The TDC competition, established in 1953, is the longest running, most prestigious, global typography and type design competition. Now in its 70th year, these awards are all about how letterforms are used and drawn, recognizing typographic excellence and celebrating new typeface designs in all global languages.

Award

Agency

Client

Title

Category

Annual ID

29 Words for 29 Letters Agency: Samar Maakaroun / London + Miguel Desport / London + Right to Left / London Client: Personal Category: Print or Digital / Infographics / Maps - Single
36 Days of Type 2022 Agency: Daniel Pelavin / New York City Client: N/A Category: Print or Digital / 36 Days of Type
36 Days of Type 2022 Agency: Brinda Desai / Bangalore Client: 36 Days of Type Category: Print or Digital / 36 Days of Type
36 Days of Type, 9th Edition Agency: Studio Saber / The Hague Client: N/A Category: Print or Digital / 36 Days of Type
Muhulife Agency: BOND / Tallinn + Muhulife Client: Muhulife Category: Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single
Queso Pera Agency: Bastarda Type / Bogota + Siegenthaler & Co / Bogota Client: Alpina Category: Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single
MyKali Agency: Morcos Key / New York + MyKali Client: MyKali Category: Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single
Riverdale Summer League Logo Agency: Type & Lettering / Wilmington, Delaware Client: Riverdale Summer League Category: Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single
Flying Apple Logo Agency: R&M / Brooklyn, New York Client: Flying Apple Category: Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single
Nomo Brand Logotype Agency: BRBAUEN / Goiânia Client: Nomo Telecom Category: Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single
Rompe Agency: S&Co / BOGOTA + Bastarda Type / BOGOTA Client: Paramo Presenta Category: Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single
Lines from the national anthem of Ukraine Agency: Yevhen Spizhovyi / Kyiv Client: Charity project Category: Print or Digital / Calligraphy - Single
Bismut logo Agency: perfectly boring studio / Kyiv + Anastasiia Shcherban / Kyiv Client: Bismut Category: Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single
Samson Agency: Seven / Auckland Client: Samson Category: Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single
MasterChef Italy Agency: Sky Creative Agency Italia / Milano + Oplà Production Srl / Milano Client: Sky Creative Agency Italia Category: Print or Digital / Street Advertising - Single
2023 Holiday Self Promotion Agency: Danny Wu / Toronto Client: Danny Wu Category: Print or Digital / Invitations / Announcements / Cards - Single
Sneaks Up Coming Soon Agency: InformalProject / İstanbul Client: Sneaks Up Category: Print or Digital / Street Advertising - Single
Kindness and Sharpness Agency: HOOOLY DESIGN / Hangzhou City + Jin Chuang Space / Nanjing Client: Jin Chuang Space Category: Print or Digital / Brand Identity System
GDC Award 30 Years Agency: LiaoDesign Client: Shenzhen Graphic Design Association Category: Print or Digital / Brand Identity System
Identity for Oslo’s Natural History Museum Agency: Bleed Design Studio / Oslo Client: Naturhistorisk museum Category: Print or Digital / Brand Identity System
Identity for annual conference ‘Språk er makt’ Agency: Bleed Design Studio / Oslo Client: Kulturrådet Category: Print or Digital / Brand Identity System
Legion Labs Visual Identity Agency: LG2 Client: Legion Labs Category: Print or Digital / Brand Identity System
BeanBean Coffee Agency: BangBang / Montreal + BeanBean Coffee / Montreal Client: BangBang Category: Print or Digital / Brand Identity System
RISD Identity Agency: Gretel / Brooklyn + Ryan Bugden / Brooklyn + On Road / London Client: RISD Category: Print or Digital / Brand Identity System
GALLERY 64 Agency: DESIGN ARMY / Washington DC Client: LOWE Category: Print or Digital / Brand Identity System
Festival Filmar en América Latina 2022 Agency: WePlayDesign / Grandvaux Client: Filmar en América Latina Category: Print or Digital / Brand Identity System
IIT Institute of Design Agency: COLLINS / New York Client: IIT Institute of Design Category: Print or Digital / Brand Identity System
Woman, Life, Freedom ( Documentation of Slogans) Agency: Studio Saber / The Hague Client: N/A Category: Print or Digital / Calligraphy - Series
The Workshop Series on “Science, Media and Art” Agency: Jun Design / Guangzhou, Guangdong Client: School of Intermedia Art, China Academy of Art Category: Print or Digital / Invitations / Announcements / Cards - Series
Post it Notes Agency: JMMP – Julian Mader Max Prediger / Hamburg + Montez Press Radio / New York City Client: Montez Press Radio Category: Print or Digital / Invitations / Announcements / Cards - Series
Statement edition cards pack Agency: Balmer Hählen / Lausanne + Sonderegger AG / Bronschhofen Client: Sonderegger x Balmer Hählen Category: Print or Digital / Invitations / Announcements / Cards - Series
Typodarium Font Calendar 2023 Agency: Verlag Hermann Schmidt / Mainz Client: Verlag Hermann Schmidt Category: Print or Digital / Clock / Calendar

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Samar Maakaroun / London + Miguel Desport / London + Right to Left / London

Personal

29 Words for 29 Letters

Print or Digital / Infographics / Maps - Single

TDC69_TY020T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Daniel Pelavin / New York City

N/A

36 Days of Type 2022

Print or Digital / 36 Days of Type

TDC69_LT013T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Brinda Desai / Bangalore

36 Days of Type

36 Days of Type 2022

Print or Digital / 36 Days of Type

TDC69_LT014T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Studio Saber / The Hague

N/A

36 Days of Type, 9th Edition

Print or Digital / 36 Days of Type

TDC69_LT015T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

BOND / Tallinn + Muhulife

Muhulife

Muhulife

Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single

TDC69_LT005T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Bastarda Type / Bogota + Siegenthaler & Co / Bogota

Alpina

Queso Pera

Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single

TDC69_LT006T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Morcos Key / New York + MyKali

MyKali

MyKali

Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single

TDC69_LT007T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Type & Lettering / Wilmington, Delaware

Riverdale Summer League

Riverdale Summer League Logo

Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single

TDC69_LT008T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

R&M / Brooklyn, New York

Flying Apple

Flying Apple Logo

Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single

TDC69_LT009T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

BRBAUEN / Goiânia

Nomo Telecom

Nomo Brand Logotype

Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single

TDC69_LT010T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

S&Co / BOGOTA + Bastarda Type / BOGOTA

Paramo Presenta

Rompe

Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single

TDC69_LT011T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Yevhen Spizhovyi / Kyiv

Charity project

Lines from the national anthem of Ukraine

Print or Digital / Calligraphy - Single

TDC69_LT016T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

perfectly boring studio / Kyiv + Anastasiia Shcherban / Kyiv

Bismut

Bismut logo

Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single

TDC69_TY027T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Seven / Auckland

Samson

Samson

Print or Digital / Logotype / Monogram - Single

TDC69_TY028T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Sky Creative Agency Italia / Milano + Oplà Production Srl / Milano

Sky Creative Agency Italia

MasterChef Italy

Print or Digital / Street Advertising - Single

TDC69_LT004T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Danny Wu / Toronto

Danny Wu

2023 Holiday Self Promotion

Print or Digital / Invitations / Announcements / Cards - Single

TDC69_TY023T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

InformalProject / İstanbul

Sneaks Up

Sneaks Up Coming Soon

Print or Digital / Street Advertising - Single

TDC69_TY022T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

HOOOLY DESIGN / Hangzhou City + Jin Chuang Space / Nanjing

Jin Chuang Space

Kindness and Sharpness

Print or Digital / Brand Identity System

TDC69_TY029T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

LiaoDesign

Shenzhen Graphic Design Association

GDC Award 30 Years

Print or Digital / Brand Identity System

TDC69_TY030T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Bleed Design Studio / Oslo

Naturhistorisk museum

Identity for Oslo’s Natural History Museum

Print or Digital / Brand Identity System

TDC69_TY031T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Bleed Design Studio / Oslo

Kulturrådet

Identity for annual conference ‘Språk er makt’

Print or Digital / Brand Identity System

TDC69_TY032T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

LG2

Legion Labs

Legion Labs Visual Identity

Print or Digital / Brand Identity System

TDC69_TY033T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

BangBang / Montreal + BeanBean Coffee / Montreal

BangBang

BeanBean Coffee

Print or Digital / Brand Identity System

TDC69_TY034T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Gretel / Brooklyn + Ryan Bugden / Brooklyn + On Road / London

RISD

RISD Identity

Print or Digital / Brand Identity System

TDC69_TY035T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

DESIGN ARMY / Washington DC

LOWE

GALLERY 64

Print or Digital / Brand Identity System

TDC69_TY036T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

WePlayDesign / Grandvaux

Filmar en América Latina

Festival Filmar en América Latina 2022

Print or Digital / Brand Identity System

TDC69_TY039T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

COLLINS / New York

IIT Institute of Design

IIT Institute of Design

Print or Digital / Brand Identity System

TDC69_TY040T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Studio Saber / The Hague

N/A

Woman, Life, Freedom ( Documentation of Slogans)

Print or Digital / Calligraphy - Series

TDC69_LT017T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Jun Design / Guangzhou, Guangdong

School of Intermedia Art, China Academy of Art

The Workshop Series on “Science, Media and Art”

Print or Digital / Invitations / Announcements / Cards - Series

TDC69_TY024T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

JMMP – Julian Mader Max Prediger / Hamburg + Montez Press Radio / New York City

Montez Press Radio

Post it Notes

Print or Digital / Invitations / Announcements / Cards - Series

TDC69_TY025T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Balmer Hählen / Lausanne + Sonderegger AG / Bronschhofen

Sonderegger x Balmer Hählen

Statement edition cards pack

Print or Digital / Invitations / Announcements / Cards - Series

TDC69_TY026T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Verlag Hermann Schmidt / Mainz

Verlag Hermann Schmidt

Typodarium Font Calendar 2023

Print or Digital / Clock / Calendar

TDC69_TY021T

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