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2005 D&AD Award Winners - all ads!

Last night, four Black Pencils (Gold) were handed out at the 43rd D&AD Awards. Two went to Honda Diesel "Grr" - one for Use of Music and the other for Television Commerical. The other two Black Pencils went to Channel 4 won for Brand Identity and the Millau Viaduct for Environmental Design & Architecture. Out of 14,000 entries, 60 won Silver Awards. Winners will be on display at Old Billingsgate June 28th-29th from 12-8pm. So if you're in London, go check it out.

Read more to see the winners.


Clio Awards Gold & Silver (Part 1)

Last night in Miami, the Clios were handed out. Wieden + Kennedy's Honda Diesel 'Grrr' took home this year's Grand Clio for TV. Crispin Porter + Bogusky were named Agency of the Year, and TBWAWorldwide was named 2005 Agency Network of the Year. This year's Executive Radio Jury did not name a Grand Clio.

Want to see some of the winners? Read on to view the Gold and Silver Clio winners of 2005.


Clio Awards Gold & Silver (Part 2)

Print: Public Service
Gold: Client: The Akatu Institute for Conscious Consumption
Title: Favela
Ad Agency: Leo Burnett, Sao Paulo
Account Executive: Denise Millan
Creative Director: Ruy Lindenberg
Copywriter: Marcio Juniot


Paris Gets a Little Too Spicy

We all know (but don’t necessarily love) Paris Hilton. Goofing up on “The Simple Life”, attempting to survive “The House of Wax”, and being so ‘blond’ it’s frightening. It’s a rarity to find her doing something that has helped this world move forward (of course, that depends on what you think moves this day and age in that direction). Did she finally find her purpose in…of all places…Carl’s Jr.?


A very Painful rendition of Donna Summer's hit

Adgrunt JLB here tipped me to this one, a project so painful he'd rather quit than do it. I agree with him 100%. What could possible be that bad you say? .... Well, don't say I didn't warn ya...


D&AD 2005 Nominations - all ads (Part 1)

It's that time of year in Adland. Good luck trying to find that hot creative team, because we know where they'll be. For the next month or so, award shows will be the most happening events with the Clios (May 23rd-24th), D&AD (May 25th), Addy Awards (June 7th), and of course, Cannes (June 19th-25th).

Tomorrow night D&AD will hold the 2005 D&AD Awards Ceramony and Dinner at Old Billingsgate in London. Want to see what some of the nominees are? We've scooped together some of the work. Anyone want to place bets on what the judges will choose to get those those coveted pencils?

Read on for the creative...


D&AD 2005 Nominees - (Part 2)

Posters: Consumer Posters
Title: King Kong
Advertising Agency: DDB London
Client: Volkswagen