D&AD revealed its 2019 New Blood Awards winners in London on Thursday night, 11 July 2019, and Bernice Puleng Mosala and Vega School of Brand Leadership Johannesburg have brought home a Yellow Pencil for South Africa for her Rexona #MoveAgainstAnxiety entry. New Blood is one of the world’s largest student competitions and the winners represent […]
by Charlie Stewart. I’m not convinced the D&AD Insight Report 2019 either hits the mark or provides many takeouts for South African creatives.
South Africa has won 15 D&AD Pencils, ranking it in ninth place in the country ranking, just below Australia (seventh) and Canada (eighth) and just above Spain, Colombia and China (joint 10th), at the 57th D&AD Professional Awards Ceremony which took place on Thursday night, 23 May 2019, in London. Seven hundred and twenty Pencils […]
The 57th D&AD Judging Week has come to a close and 1642 entries from 58 countries from across the world have made the shortlist. South Africa is ranked 12th by country, with 25 entries shortlisted. Winners will be announced at the D&AD Ceremony on Thursday, 23 May 2019, in London. Top ranking countries by number […]
South Africa nabbed six Wood Pencils (equivalent to bronze) at the 2018 D&AD Awards last week Thursday, 26 April 2018, out of a total of 721 Pencils. Taking one each were Grid Worldwide, Joe Public United, Ogilvy Johannesburg, VML South Africa, TBWA\Hunt Lascaris and Grey South Africa. South Africa’s Wood Pencils Jury Category Winning entry […]
Guardian Media Group and D&AD will establish a new global festival of creativity in 2019 “to celebrate the power of creativity and explore how it shapes culture, intersects with business and builds a positive future”. The aim of the D&AD x Guardian Media Group Festival 2019 is to bring together business and thought leaders from […]
The complete winners list of this year’s D&AD Awards has been announced but winners will have to wait until Thursday, 26 April 2018, to find out what colour Pencil they have won. This year saw a total of 721 Pencils awarded, with the US topping the country rankings with 194 Pencils. The UK followed with […]
by MarkLives. South Africa’s 13 D&AD Pencils have converted to two Yellow and 11 Wood. Congrats to all!
On day 3 of judging, four more Pencils were awarded to South Africa, bringing the total haul to 13 and a joint 12th ranking of Pencils won per country. All 749 Pencils will appear in the 54th D&AD Annual published later this year. On the final day of judging, 514 Pencils were awarded, with juries […]
The second set of 2016 D&AD Pencil winners have been announced, coinciding with the first day of the inaugural D&AD Festival. South Africa has scored one Pencil in Creativity for Good and is now in ninth position in country-by-Pencils-won ranking, with Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg joint third in agency rankings with five Pencils. A total […]