Tag Archives: d&ad

Pepsi’s the stand-out in gross-out reel of banned ads

It’s the UK’s D&AD Awards tomorrow and Cannes, as ever, is looming. In our ceaseless examination of the springs of creativity it may be instructive to look at some blasts from the past in this (mostly Mad Men era) compilation ...

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D&AD limbers up for annual awards tussle with Cannes

Which is the best awards show in the world? “Search me guv,” is the only realistic answer but the UK’s venerable D&AD (Designers and Art Directors as was) is putting in a challenge to the likes of Cannes and The ...

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D&AD awards 4Creative and McCann Melbourne

Channel 4’s “Meet The Superhumans’ Paralympics campaign (left) by 4Creative (C4’s in-house agency) and Metro Trains’ ‘Dumb Ways To Die’ from McCann Melbourne won black pencils, the top prizes at the UK’s D&AD Awards last night. Both of these have ...

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Wieden+Kennedy London to boost UK’s D&AD

UK-based D&AD (Designers & Art Directors as was) has paid Wieden+Kennedy London a pretty big compliment by appointing the agency to develop ‘promotional projects’ over the remainder 0f 2013. These days D&AD, a charity, describes itself as an ‘education-led’ organisation ...

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D&AD reveals past glories, honours VO5 and Canal+

UK-based awards fest D&AD is 50 this year and has produced the following film showing some past winners, all crammed into less than two minutes. They’re not all ads. D&AD is evidently a pretty dozy organisation as it didn’t send ...

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Kevin Roddy to chair One Show advertising jury

Kevin Roddy, chairman and CCO of Publicis & Hal Riney in San Francisco, is to chair the advertising jury at the 37th annual One Show to be held at the Lincoln Centre during New York’s Creative Week from May 7-13. ...

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