The ADCC will be announcing the shortlists for our Directions 2018 Awards from October 2nd to 4th.

We are excited to announce our first shortlist of the competition – our Design finalists. This shortlist includes work from our Design categories and any applicable Photography & Illustration categories. Work was judged by our panel of international creatives.

Winners will be announced at the Directions 2018 Awards on Thursday, November 8th in Toronto. Tickets are on sale now through RCM Tickets.


Directions 2018 – Design Finalists


Asymetric Logo Alina Skyson Asymetric
Budweiser-Alberta Made Anomaly ABInBev
Alpine Spring Edition – Lure A Can Design Art & Mechanical Moosehead Breweries
Baillat Studio 3 year anniversary Waterproof Design Baillat Baillat
Elektra 2017 Baillat Elektra
Elektra 2017 Video Baillat Elektra
Red Bull Music Academy Weekender Montreal 2017 Baillat Red Bull Music Academy
Rebate Homeshow Bensimon Byrne
Government of Ontario | Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change
Modern Recreation Blok Design Modern Recreation
The Broadview Hotel Blok Design The Broadview Hotel
TIFF Annual Report Blok Design TIFF
Dr. Loretta Skincare Concrete Design Dr. Loretta Skincare
Thomas Kosmala Concrete Design Thomas Kosmala
Big Mac Cossette McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited
Egg McMuffin Cossette McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited
Espace Go Theater – Season 2017-2018 Cossette Espace Go Theater
Follow The Arches: Next Exit/On Your Right/Just Missed Us Cossette McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited
Fries Cossette McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited
Humanity & Inclusion – Logo Cossette Humanity & Inclusion
Just Missed Us Cossette McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited
Mobile Menu: Big Mac/Fries/Egg McMuffin Cossette McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited
Next Exit Cossette McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited
On Your Left Cossette McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited
On Your Right Cossette McDonald’s Restaurants of Canada Limited
Vodka Cap Diamant CRITERIUM Vodka Cap Diamant
Art on the Block DDB Canada Art Gallery of Alberta
Rise Above DDB Canada Edmonton International Airport
Volkswagen Pride DDB Canada Volkswagen Canada
Salvador Dalí Art & Fashion Exhibition Faith Yorkville Village
Destination Pride FCB/SIX PFLAG Canada
2017-18 Season Campaign Gauthier Centre du Théâtre d’aujourd’hui
ADCC Call for Entries GREY The Advertising & Design Club of Canada
357 L.A. Inc. Great Gulf
Camera Doppleganger Leo Burnett, Toronto Leo Burnett, Toronto
CarConnect Logo Leo Burnett, Toronto AAA
Chop Chop Logo Leo Burnett, Toronto Chop Chop
Dodgeball Canada Rebrand Leo Burnett, Toronto Dodgeball Canada
Fuze Goes Bang 5.0 Leo Burnett, Toronto Fuze Reps
More Than a Toque Leo Burnett, Toronto Raising the Roof
World Dodgeball Championship Rebrand Leo Burnett, Toronto World Dodgeball Federation
Cidery Milton lg2 Cidery Milton
ITHQ lg2 Institut de tourisme et d’hôtellerie du Québec (ITHQ)
Je cours QC – Branding lg2 Je cours QC
km3 lg2 Partenariat du Quartier des spectacles
Pur Vodka lg2 Pur Vodka
Relais Boréale Flagship Boutique lg2 Les Brasseurs du Nord
Salon Gary-Carter lg2 Parc Olympique
Shoot Studio lg2 Shoot Studio
Stefano lg2 Aliments Faita Forgione
BRNT Trade Show Booth Little Rocket BRNT
Design Mexico Monnet Design The Advertising & Design Club of Canada
Inside Out 2018 Monnet Design Inside Out LGBT Film Festival
Inside Out 2018 Posters Monnet Design Inside Out LGBT Film Festival
Monnet Design 2017 Charity Holiday Card Monnet Design Monnet Design
SummerWorks 2017 Monnet Design SummerWorks Performance Festival
Two Circles – Micah Lexier Monnet Design Micah Lexier
SMYTHE – Now Shipping Worldwide Open. A Creative Company SMYTHE
Craft Metrics Coaster Rethink Craft Metrics
DreamBlock Identity Rethink DreamBlock
Film Editor Business Card Rethink Megan O’Connor
King Pong VII Rethink Rethink
Pause Identity Rethink National Film Board of Canada
PPG Identity Rethink Pacific Property Group
Seva Sationery Rethink Seva Wellness Clinic
ADC 96 Annual Awards Sid Lee the Art Director Club
Be Olympic Sid Lee Canadian Olympic Committee
MaRS Sid Lee MaRS Discovery District
Ol’Dutch Tattoo Strike Design Studio Ol’Dutch Tattoo by German Shible
Shake TAXI Canada Kraft Heinz
Times New Omen Page of Holes The Office of Gilbert Li /edition
#EndBullyingPin The&Partnership TELUS
Fierce Mamas The&Partnership Fierce Mamas
Andora Underline Studio Andora Graphics
Canadian Biennial Underline Studio National Gallery of Canada
Daniel Ehrenworth Photography Promotion Underline Studio Daniel Ehrenworth Photography
Drechsel Studio Underline Studio Drechsel Studio
Everyone, El Salvador Underline Studio Underline Studio
Everyone, El Salvador Newspaper Underline Studio Underline Studio
Our Home and Native Land Underline Studio Flash Reproductions
Ryerson Faculty of Science 5 Year Anniversary Underline Studio Ryerson Faculty of Science
Stance: Design Against Fascism Underline Studio SUR Gallery
The Disappeared Underline Studio Underline Studio
Transmedia: Les Levine Underline Studio Oakville Galleries
6IX RISING Worship Studio Vice
Semi Permanent Titles 2018 Worship Studio Semi Permanent
Krug Sessions – Vol. 1 Weaymouth Creative Krug Studios


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