Congratulations to all of our nominees!

The winners will be announced at the Live Awards Show on Thursday, May 26 at 6.30PM BST / 10:30AM PT / 1:30PM ET. These are fun, fast-paced and celebratory events that you can watch live online or join the audience at The Drum Labs London. Hosted by The Drum’s co-founder Gordon Young and our MD of events Lynn Lester, we'll run through each category, the nominees and announce the winners in an energetic TV show style. We'll be hearing from the judges, interviewing winners, showing the award-winning work and much more on May 26.

Register now and save the date in your diary.

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Art Direction

Description

Outstandingly designed and implemented art direction.

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Brand Campaign

Description

The best brand campaign design of the year. 

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Brand Identity Design

Description

The best brand identity design, cross media and format. 

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Design for Good

Description

This category recognises the growing contribution that design and creativity play in making the world a better place. We want to reward those who are doing something to benefit society or humanity through design.

3
Design Impact

Description

Creating a bang and outstanding impact in-market. 

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Editorial Design

Description

Outstanding execution of editorial design, whether in print or digital. 

2
Effective Ageing by Design


Description

Products and services which have been effectively designed and marketed to reach an older ( 55+ ) target population.

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Experiential Design

Description

Outstanding design in restaurants, exhibition spaces etc. and experiential set-ups. 

6
Illustration

Description

The best, most innovative use of illustration.

5
Integrated Design

Description

Best strategy and design across omni-channels that works seamlessly, harmoniously and in concert with a clear brand strategy and design. 

2
Mobile/App Design

Description

Outstanding design for a mobile device or app. 

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Motion Craft Design

Unfortunately, the judges didn't think the entries in this category reached the standard they were looking for and therefore have not given any nominations. We can't guarantee feedback on individual entries but if you would like to know more about the judging process to help explain this, then please get in touch.

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Moving Imagery Design

Description

The best use of design and imagery in animation and film.

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Packaging Design

Description

For the best graphic design or physical/3D design for packaging. 

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Photography

Unfortunately, the judges didn't think the entries in this category reached the standard they were looking for and therefore have not given any nominations. We can't guarantee feedback on individual entries but if you would like to know more about the judging process to help explain this, then please get in touch.

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Physical Product Design

Description

The best physical/structural product across both industrial or personal use. 

2
Point of Sale Design

Description

The best stand-out design for point of sale promotion. 

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Poster Design

Description

The best print or digital poster design. 

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Print Design

Description

The best graphic design primarily in print. 

5
Public Health by Design


Description

This category will recognise design work aimed to promote issues around public health.

5
Resourceful Design

Description

Recognition and celebration of design with the biggest impact on the lowest materials/resources.

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Retail/Pop-Up Retail Design

Unfortunately, the judges didn't think the entries in this category reached the standard they were looking for and therefore have not given any nominations. We can't guarantee feedback on individual entries but if you would like to know more about the judging process to help explain this, then please get in touch.

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Self-Promotion Design

Description

The best design for self-promotion purposes. ie. work done for yourself. This should be entered directly by in-house teams or by agencies for their own promotional work.

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Typography

Description

The best use of typography regardless of medium. 

5
Website Design

Description

Outstanding and engaging website design that work on both large and small screen formats.