ADC 99th Annual Awards Now Accepting Entries!

The ADC Annual Awards, celebrating 99 years of excellence in design and craft, is now open for entries! This iconic award show honors the best creative talent and groundbreaking work across many different creative disciplines, from graphic design to illustration, from publishing to packaging, from advertising to photography and all points in between.

The ADC Annual Awards features a tiered pricing system that encourages entries from smaller shops, studios, and freelancers, allowing their work to be showcased on a global stage alongside some of the biggest names in the industry.

ENTRY DEADLINE: JANUARY 31, 2020





ADC Deadlines

Regular Deadline: January 31, 2020

First Extended Deadline: February 14, 2020

Final Extended Deadline: February 28, 2020
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ADC 99th Annual Awards Entry Showcase
  • Company: shanghai version design group / shanghai
    Client: shanghai version design group
    Title: Chinese Provincial Capital Typeface
  • Company: Tencent / Shenzhen
    Client: WABC
    Title: Gallery of a kind
  • Company: Tencent / Shenzhen + ZHENG&Co. / Guangzhou
    Client: Mogao Cave
    Title: Dome To Home
  • Company: Saint New York / New York
    Client: SAINT NEW YORK
    Title: SAINT NEW YORK Original Scent Deodorant
  • Company: XXL Studio / Beijing
    Client: Hainan Publishing House
    Title: Breeze blows to the page, you read
  • Company: Bai Fengkun / Beijing
    Client: Cultural Development Press
    Title: Born to be an aesthetic person
  • Company: Simoul Alva / New York
    Client: The New York Times
    Title: The Big Business of Unconscious Bias
  • Company: Giordano Poloni / Romano di Lombardia + theWORLDofDOT / Milan
    Client: Rizzoli Publisher
    Title: Una volta è abbastanza - (Once is enough)
  • Company: Velvele / Milan
    Client: Kangaburra Vinegar
    Title: Golden Citrus Balsamic Vinegar
  • Company: Kunel Gaur / New Delhi
    Client: Self
    Title: Generic Brands