D&ADdy of creative awards turns 50

Posted on Nov 11, 2011
D&ADdy of creative awards turns 50

D&AD’s famous award scheme has been running since 1962, and so to celebrate and also to encourage entries to its 50th awards, the organisation has created a kind of greatest hits video, highlighting winners from the last half century.

Do any of your favourites make the list? Seeing the old press ad for the Metropolitan Police brings back college memories of tackling a D&AD student brief on that subject, an exercise that helped to whet my appetite for creating thought provoking work. More than a few years later and having featured in the ‘book’ on a couple of occasions the hunger is still there…