The D&AD awards panel judges over 20,000 works from design studios, advertising agencies, branding consultancies, film production and photographic agencies, digital media pioneers, and other creative firms from all over the globe. Winners receive the legendary D&AD Yellow Pencil Award—or, in the case of exceptional and outstanding work, the rare Black Pencil Award. This review of the winners serves as a one-stop shop for everything that’s hot in the field. Anyone interested in creativity, communication, design, or advertising cannot possibly be without the D&AD Annual!
I can’t say I know this typographer, type designer, art director of the 1950′s and 1970′s I soon will, really nice mix of design work. Published on the occasion of the exhibition at the Museum of Printing, Lyon, (Nov. 2011 – Feb. 2012), this book reveals more than 100 unpublished documents.
Texts of Alan Marshall (Director of the Printing Museum, Lyon), Tony Simoes Relvas (curator), Thierry Chancogne (teacher and theorist).
Format: 14 x 19.5 cm
Price: € 15
Just purchased the 2011 D&AD Annual designed Pentagram’s Harry Pearce for the bookshelf.
Available from Taschen.
D&AD and TASCHEN have joined forces to bring you an updated and redesigned edition of the publication, including works from the last 15 years. Regarded as the most challenging field in advertising, copywriting is usually left to the most talented professionals—often agency leaders or owners themselves. The book features a work selection and essays by 48 leading professionals in the world, including copywriting superstars such as David Abbott, Lionel Hunt, Steve Hayden, Dan Wieden, Neil French, Mike Lescarbeau, Adrian Holmes, and Barbara Nokes.
D&AD is a nonprofit educational charity that was launched in 1962 by a group of London-based designers and art directors, with iconic and legendary professionals on both its judging panels and winners lists. By celebrating creative communication and rewarding its practitioners, D&AD raises standards across the industry. The annual D&AD Awards – the industry’s biggest and best – rewards outstanding creativity, originality, technical excellence and innovation in design and advertising.