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.

Visual Arts

Award

Agency

Client

Title

Category

Annual ID

Jardins de Métis Poster 2022 Agency: Principal / Montreal + Jardins de Métis / Grand-Métis Client: Jardins de Métis Category: Best of Lettering
SF Symbols 4 Agency: Apple Design Team / Cupertino Client: Apple Category: Software - Other
Grandiflora Agency: JAMO Client: Google Fonts Category: Single Axis Type Family (ie weight or width)
The Black Experience in Design Agency: renald Louissaint / New York, New York + Kelly Walters / Stamford, CT + Anne H. Berry / Cleveland, OH Client: Skyhorse Publishing / Allworth Press Category: Publication / Editorial / Book / Magazine Cover - Single
Read Seoul Agency: SUN YAO / Seoul Client: Department of Visual Design, Hongik University Category: Publication / Editorial / Book / Magazine Cover - 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
NATURE/CODE/DRAWING Agency: DIGRAPH / Tokyo Client: Personal Category: Other
Ferrofluid Type Agency: Rozi Zhu / New York City Category: Other
NIMA Museum and cultural platform Agency: ESH gruppa / Tbilisi Client: NIMA Museum and cultural platform Category: Other
36 days of type 2022 Agency: Clément Cases / London Client: Personal Category: Other
AC Typographic Art Collection Agency: House Industries / Wilmington, Delaware + Antonio Colombo Arte Contemporanea / Milano Client: Antonio Colombo Arte Contemporanea Category: Other
Living Typography Agency: Hye Yeon Nam / Baton Rouge Client: Self-promotion Category: Other
To Scry: A Portal to Re-enchantment Agency: Zixuan Zhang Client: Personal Category: Other
The Alphabetical Room Agency: Liad Shadmi Client: N/A Category: Other
Wild Flowers Agency: Morcos Key / New York Client: Self initiated Category: Other
Teacher Daisy / Spectacle Agency: Jaemin Lee / Seoul Client: 9 and the Numbers Category: Print / Packaging Design - Single
Woman, Life, Freedom ( Documentation of Slogans) Agency: Studio Saber / The Hague Client: N/A Category: Print or Digital / Calligraphy - Series
da nyet—yes no Agency: Berlin School of Design and Communication / Berlin Client: Private Category: Publication / Editorial / Book - Single
Annual Report 2021 Agency: République Studio / Paris Client: Centre National des Arts Plastiques Category: Publication / Editorial / Book - Single
Nature Loves to Hide Agency: Shihong Chen / Beijing Client: Hanyu Cui & IS A GALLERY Category: Publication / Editorial / Book - Single
Redaction Agency: Practise / Auckland Client: W. W. Norton & Company Category: Publication / Editorial / Book - Single
INDEX—2 'Free' Agency: INDEX / Brooklyn, New York + Rote Press / Brooklyn, New York Client: Rote Press Category: Publication / Editorial / Book - Single
A History for the Future: MOCA, LA, 1979-2000 Agency: Brad Bartlett Design / Los Angeles Client: Sam Francis Foundation Category: Publication / Editorial / Book - Single
The Nest Agency: Nohawk + Slanted Publishers / Nördliche Uferstraße, Karlsruhe Client: Slanted Publishers Category: Publication / Editorial / Book - Single
@ Agency: Jiawei Zhu / Guangdong Client: personal Category: Publication / Editorial / Book - Single
Juma Color Font Agency: Cyla Costa Studio + Naipe Foundry Client: Personal Category: Color Font
Zizi Poster Agency: Alex Nassour / New York City Client: Zizi Nassour Category: Print / Posters - Single
Jardins de Métis Poster 2022 Agency: Principal / Montreal + Jardins de Métis / Grand-Métis Client: Jardins de Métis Category: Print / Posters - Single
CABF Poster Agency: Nora Aly / Cairo Client: Cairo Art Book Fair Category: Print / Posters - Single
Personal Work 2022 Agency: David Leutert / Berlin + Closer&Closer / Los Angeles Client: David Leutert Category: Print / Posters - Single
The Black Wallstreet Times: Greenwood One Hundred Agency: Morcos Key / New York Client: The Black Wallstreet Times Category: Publication / Editorial / Editorial / Catalog / Magazine - Single
Geopolitics Agency: Burrow / Berlin Client: IDOLONSTUDIO (Chun-chi Wang) Category: Publication / Editorial / Editorial / Catalog / Magazine - Single
The Irregular Times Agency: Irregulars Alliance LLP / New Delhi Client: Personal Category: Publication / Editorial / Editorial / Catalog / Magazine - Single
ÉMIGRÉ. Type and typography in emigration. Agency: Ilya Bazhanov / Prague Client: Personal Category: Publication / Editorial / Editorial / Catalog / Magazine - Single
Imagine Agency: Andrea Tinnes with Burg Verlag / Halle + Print Workshop Burg Giebichenstein / Halle + 28 students of the design department at Burg Giebichenstein / Halle Client: Burg Verlag Category: Publication / Editorial / Editorial / Catalog / Magazine - Single
ICAD X: PUBLIK CATALOGUE Agency: Studio Woork / Jakarta + Yayasan Design + Art Indonesia / Jakarta Client: Yayasan Design + Art Indonesia Category: Publication / Editorial / Editorial / Catalog / Magazine - Single
"RECYCLED EVERYTHING" Agency: Otog Studio / Kyiv Client: Otog Studio Category: Digital / Technology / Virtual Reality
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
“FOREST BATH” DINO ARTS AND TOYS EXHIBITION Agency: indego design / Macao Client: Macao Illustrators Association Category: Motion / Animated Posters - Single
BİRARADA 9 TOGETHER 9 Agency: Ruslan Abasov / İstanbul Client: Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University Category: Motion / Animated Posters - Single
script in focus Agency: INSTITUTO CULTURAL / MACAU Client: INSTITUTO CULTURAL Category: Print / Posters - Series
Denton Family Agency: Peregrin Studio / London Client: Peregrin Studio Category: Multiple Axis Type Family (ie weight + width)
Nouveau Agency: Poem / Frankfurt am Main Client: Poem Category: Multiple Axis Type Family (ie weight + width)
SF Arabic Rounded Agency: Apple Design Team / Cupertino Client: Apple Category: Multiple Axis Type Family (ie weight + width)
RISD Serif and RISD Sans Agency: Ryan Bugden / Brooklyn + Gretel / Brooklyn Client: RISD Category: Multiple Axis Type Family (ie weight + width)
Fagun Agency: The Northern Block Client: The Northern Block Category: Multiple Axis Type Family (ie weight + width)
Go Go Glyphs Agency: Fictionist Studio / Kuala Lumpur + Huruf / Kuala Lumpur + Mossery / Petaling Jaya Client: Fictionist & Huruf Category: Print / Printed Ephemera / Cards / Stickers - Series
Ipso Napkins Agency: Fresh Produce / Sioux Falls Client: Ipso Gallery Category: Print / Printed Ephemera / Cards / Stickers - Single

2023 Lettering TDC Best of Discipline

Principal / Montreal + Jardins de Métis / Grand-Métis

Jardins de Métis

Jardins de Métis Poster 2022

Best of Lettering

TDC69_LT000T

2023 Type Design TDC Winner

Apple Design Team / Cupertino

Apple

SF Symbols 4

Software - Other

TDC69_TD054T

2023 Type Design TDC Winner

JAMO

Google Fonts

Grandiflora

Single Axis Type Family (ie weight or width)

TDC69_TD016T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

renald Louissaint / New York, New York + Kelly Walters / Stamford, CT + Anne H. Berry / Cleveland, OH

Skyhorse Publishing / Allworth Press

The Black Experience in Design

Publication / Editorial / Book / Magazine Cover - Single

TDC69_TY068T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

SUN YAO / Seoul

Department of Visual Design, Hongik University

Read Seoul

Publication / Editorial / Book / Magazine Cover - Series

TDC69_TY072T

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 Lettering TDC Winner

DIGRAPH / Tokyo

Personal

NATURE/CODE/DRAWING

Other

TDC69_LT032T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Rozi Zhu / New York City

N/A

Ferrofluid Type

Other

TDC69_LT033T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

ESH gruppa / Tbilisi

NIMA Museum and cultural platform

NIMA Museum and cultural platform

Other

TDC69_LT036T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Clément Cases / London

Personal

36 days of type 2022

Other

TDC69_LT037T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

House Industries / Wilmington, Delaware + Antonio Colombo Arte Contemporanea / Milano

Antonio Colombo Arte Contemporanea

AC Typographic Art Collection

Other

TDC69_LT039T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Hye Yeon Nam / Baton Rouge

Self-promotion

Living Typography

Other

TDC69_LT043T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Zixuan Zhang

Personal

To Scry: A Portal to Re-enchantment

Other

TDC69_LT046T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Liad Shadmi

N/A

The Alphabetical Room

Other

TDC69_TY130T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Morcos Key / New York

Self initiated

Wild Flowers

Other

TDC69_TY131T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Jaemin Lee / Seoul

9 and the Numbers

Teacher Daisy / Spectacle

Print / Packaging Design - Single

TDC69_LT026T

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

Berlin School of Design and Communication / Berlin

Private

da nyet—yes no

Publication / Editorial / Book - Single

TDC69_TY095T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

République Studio / Paris

Centre National des Arts Plastiques

Annual Report 2021

Publication / Editorial / Book - Single

TDC69_TY096T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Shihong Chen / Beijing

Hanyu Cui & IS A GALLERY

Nature Loves to Hide

Publication / Editorial / Book - Single

TDC69_TY100T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Practise / Auckland

W. W. Norton & Company

Redaction

Publication / Editorial / Book - Single

TDC69_TY101T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

INDEX / Brooklyn, New York + Rote Press / Brooklyn, New York

Rote Press

INDEX—2 'Free'

Publication / Editorial / Book - Single

TDC69_TY103T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Brad Bartlett Design / Los Angeles

Sam Francis Foundation

A History for the Future: MOCA, LA, 1979-2000

Publication / Editorial / Book - Single

TDC69_TY104T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Nohawk + Slanted Publishers / Nördliche Uferstraße, Karlsruhe

Slanted Publishers

The Nest

Publication / Editorial / Book - Single

TDC69_TY107T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Jiawei Zhu / Guangdong

personal

@

Publication / Editorial / Book - Single

TDC69_TY109T

2023 Type Design TDC Winner

Cyla Costa Studio + Naipe Foundry

Personal

Juma Color Font

Color Font

TDC69_TD030T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Alex Nassour / New York City

Zizi Nassour

Zizi Poster

Print / Posters - Single

TDC69_LT018T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Principal / Montreal + Jardins de Métis / Grand-Métis

Jardins de Métis

Jardins de Métis Poster 2022

Print / Posters - Single

TDC69_LT021T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

Nora Aly / Cairo

Cairo Art Book Fair

CABF Poster

Print / Posters - Single

TDC69_LT022T

2023 Lettering TDC Winner

David Leutert / Berlin + Closer&Closer / Los Angeles

David Leutert

Personal Work 2022

Print / Posters - Single

TDC69_LT023T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Morcos Key / New York

The Black Wallstreet Times

The Black Wallstreet Times: Greenwood One Hundred

Publication / Editorial / Editorial / Catalog / Magazine - Single

TDC69_TY077T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Burrow / Berlin

IDOLONSTUDIO (Chun-chi Wang)

Geopolitics

Publication / Editorial / Editorial / Catalog / Magazine - Single

TDC69_TY079T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Irregulars Alliance LLP / New Delhi

Personal

The Irregular Times

Publication / Editorial / Editorial / Catalog / Magazine - Single

TDC69_TY080T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Ilya Bazhanov / Prague

Personal

ÉMIGRÉ. Type and typography in emigration.

Publication / Editorial / Editorial / Catalog / Magazine - Single

TDC69_TY082T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Andrea Tinnes with Burg Verlag / Halle + Print Workshop Burg Giebichenstein / Halle + 28 students of the design department at Burg Giebichenstein / Halle

Burg Verlag

Imagine

Publication / Editorial / Editorial / Catalog / Magazine - Single

TDC69_TY084T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Studio Woork / Jakarta + Yayasan Design + Art Indonesia / Jakarta

Yayasan Design + Art Indonesia

ICAD X: PUBLIK CATALOGUE

Publication / Editorial / Editorial / Catalog / Magazine - Single

TDC69_TY088T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Otog Studio / Kyiv

Otog Studio

"RECYCLED EVERYTHING"

Digital / Technology / Virtual Reality

TDC69_TY016T

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 Typography TDC Winner

indego design / Macao

Macao Illustrators Association

“FOREST BATH” DINO ARTS AND TOYS EXHIBITION

Motion / Animated Posters - Single

TDC69_TY010T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Ruslan Abasov / İstanbul

Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University

BİRARADA 9 TOGETHER 9

Motion / Animated Posters - Single

TDC69_TY011T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

INSTITUTO CULTURAL / MACAU

INSTITUTO CULTURAL

script in focus

Print / Posters - Series

TDC69_TY045T

2023 Type Design TDC Winner

Peregrin Studio / London

Peregrin Studio

Denton Family

Multiple Axis Type Family (ie weight + width)

TDC69_TD031T

2023 Type Design TDC Winner

Poem / Frankfurt am Main

Poem

Nouveau

Multiple Axis Type Family (ie weight + width)

TDC69_TD032T

2023 Type Design TDC Winner

Apple Design Team / Cupertino

Apple

SF Arabic Rounded

Multiple Axis Type Family (ie weight + width)

TDC69_TD033T

2023 Type Design TDC Winner

Ryan Bugden / Brooklyn + Gretel / Brooklyn

RISD

RISD Serif and RISD Sans

Multiple Axis Type Family (ie weight + width)

TDC69_TD038T

2023 Type Design TDC Winner

The Northern Block

The Northern Block

Fagun

Multiple Axis Type Family (ie weight + width)

TDC69_TD040T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Fictionist Studio / Kuala Lumpur + Huruf / Kuala Lumpur + Mossery / Petaling Jaya

Fictionist & Huruf

Go Go Glyphs

Print / Printed Ephemera / Cards / Stickers - Series

TDC69_TY055T

2023 Typography TDC Winner

Fresh Produce / Sioux Falls

Ipso Gallery

Ipso Napkins

Print / Printed Ephemera / Cards / Stickers - Single

TDC69_TY050T

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