ADC Young Guns 8

The Art Directors Club, has announced the 50 young creatives from 14 countries to claim the prestigious ADC Young Guns 8 title.

A rite of passage amongst the world of creative professions, the ADC Young Guns® is the only international, cross-disciplinary, portfolio-based awards competition that identifies today’s vanguard of young creative professionals age 30 or younger. Selected from entries received from 37 countries, these ADC Young Guns 8 winners represent an impressive global roster of young talent in the fields of graphic design, illustration, advertising and art direction, environmental design, film, animation & video, interactive design, product design and typography.

If you’re in NYC on October 7th, head down the ADC for the Exhibition Opening Party.

North America:
Scott Amron, Amron Experimental, Westbury, NY, USA
Alec Brownstein, Y&R New York, NY, USA
Mikey Burton, 160OVER90, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Elsa Chaves and Tyler Lang (Always With Honor), self-employed, Portland, OR, USA
Frank Chimero, self-employed, Portland, OR, USA
Crobin, MTV, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Jennifer Daniel, self-employed, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Michael Freimuth, self-employed, New York, NY, USA
Christine Gignac, Mother New York, NY, USA
Jeremy Hall, Figure, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
Eric Hu, self-employed, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Nicole Jacek, Karlssonwilker, Inc., New York, NY, USA
E. Roon Kang, Math Practice, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Stephen Kelleher, self-employed, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Jeong Eun (Elle) Kim, self-employed, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Mike Krol, self-employed, Madison, WI, USA
Gracia Lam, self-employed, Toronto, ON, Canada
Jude Landry, self-employed, Starkville, MS, USA
Nathaniel Lawlor, Goodby, Silverstein & Partners, San Francisco, CA, USA
Micah Lidberg, self-employed, Brielle, NJ, USA
Joseph Marianek, Pentagram, Providence, RI, USA
Gareth O’Brien, Buck, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Mitchell Paone, Dreamers Ink Aesthetics, New York, NY, USA
Steve Peck, BBH New York, NY, USA
Gavin Potenza, self-employed, Portland, OR, USA
Nikolay Saveliev, self-employed, New York, NY, USA
Jarrod Taylor, Harper Collins, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Rich Tu, self-employed, South Orange, NJ, USA
Jessica Walsh, Sagmeister, Inc., New York, NY USA
Stefanie Weigler, Triboro Design, Brooklyn, NY, USA

Jonathan Calugi, self-employed, Pistola, Italy
Gemma Correll, self-employed, Norwich, UK
HelloVon, self-employed, London, UK
Yannis Konstantindis, Nomint, Athens, Greece
Rimantas Lukavicius, Korb, Lithuania
Tomas Makovsky, self-employed, London, UK
Sophia Martineck, self-employed, Berlin, Germany
Carles Murillo, Bisdixit BCN, Barcelona, Spain
Martin Nicolausson, self-employed, London, UK
Lotta Nieminen, self-employed, New York, NY (recently relocated from Finland)
Mads Jakob Poulsen, Wolff Olins NY, Brooklyn, NY (recently relocated from Denmark)
Alex Robbins, self-employed, Berlin, Germany
Mark Ward, self-employed, London, UK
Ian Wharton, The Mill, London, UK

Asia Pacific:
Kellie Campbell, Parallax Design, Adelaide, SA, Australia
Genki Ito, Wieden + Kennedy Tokyo, Japan
Kenichi Matsumoto, E. Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan
Daihei Shibata, Wow Inc., Tokyo, Japan
Kris Sowersby, self-employed, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
Jeseok Yi, self-employed, Daegu, Republic of Korea