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New jury, categories for Art Directors Club awards

The Art Directors Club has announced its jury for the 2012 awards, which will shortly open online for submissions. Deadlines for entry are 20 January 2012 for design, photography, illustration and interactive, 3 February 2012 for student and 10 February 2012 for advertising and integrated.
New jury, categories for Art Directors Club awards

New for this year is the appointment of a separate jury chair for Motion, a fast-growing segment of awards entries and a separate jury chair and jury dedicated specifically to Integrated. Elevating these two areas reflects the growing importance of each in today's creative work.

Jury chairs

  • Advertising: John Boiler, president, 72andSunny, Los Angeles
  • Design: Arem Duplessis, design director, The New York Times Magazine, New York
  • Photography: Kieran Antill, creative director, senior vice president, Leo Burnett, New York,
  • Illustration: Rodrigo Corral, creative director, Farrar, Straus and Giroux; founder, Rodrigo Corral Design, New York
  • Interactive: Natalie Lam, executive creative director, McCann Erickson, New York
  • Integrated: Brian DiLorenzo, chief production officer, McCann Erickson, New York
  • Motion: Andre Stringer, director, creative director, founder, Shilo, New York

Entrants are eligible to be the recipients of the coveted ADC Black Cube for best-in-show in advertising, design and interactive categories, as well as cumulative awards for design firm of the year, advertising agency of the year, interactive agency of the year, network of the year and school of the year, based on winning point totals for the year.

DDB New York creates this year's call for entries (CFE). "This CFE campaign looks at the obstacles that increasingly stand in the way of doing great creative," said Olga Grisaitis, director, ADC. "We are encouraging creatives worldwide to keep fighting the good fight." To receive the CFE, sign up at

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