THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

Art Direction

This award honors art direction on social media and digital. Work that is either standalone or part of a greater campaign is eligible. Creative integrity, strategic integration, shareability, and effectiveness will all be considered.

See previous winners and honorees here.
AI Starts with Trusted Data
You can’t argue with the fact that AI is on everyone’s mind; but how do you ensure it’s safe, relia…
Caught Shopping on Amazon
Our creative endeavor centered on crafting an irresistibly entertaining ad for the new PAW Patrol: …
Confronting ‘Morality’
Driving While Black
Many Americans believe that racism is bad, but perceive it as less prevalent in today’s society bec…
First Is Everything
In 2023, the New York Festivals (NYF) launched a new automotive category group as a core component …
French's Mustard Skittles
In 2023, McCormick saw an opportunity to expand beyond sandwiches and hot dogs. Our charge for t…
GENESIS SUV ARTIST SERIES
The luxury automotive industry is highly competitive. BMW, Mercedes, and Audi lead the category. Mo…
Google Black-Owned Friday 2023
Idea: Google's Black-owned Friday campaign was born in 2020 to uplift Black-owned businesses dispro…
Hondashi. The Seasoning Saga.
In a world where tradition meets innovation, Hondashi embarked on a visionary quest to bridge gener…
Native America Season 2
For Season 2 of Native America, we wanted to curate dynamic graphics that captured the rich culture…
PAW Patrol In-Store Shopping Experience at Target
Our groundbreaking initiative for PAW Patrol: The Mighty Movie products being sold at Target, redef…
Real-Time Social Opportunities
The economy has surged into a daily trending topic on social media. Across the news cycle, alarming…
Saylor for Nike Swim, "Bodies of Water"
Saylor set out to kickstart Nike Swim’s organic audience growth on Instagram by crafting a campaign…
Stars on Mars: The Game
To launch excitement for the most out-of-this-world reality show ever, our marketing team ventured …
Stay Special
Advertising award shows are a time to celebrate hard work and the unique people who choose advertis…
Sylvania EyeCARe
Unfortunately, most people don’t think about automotive lighting until a bulb burns out. Unlike oil…
Top Rank Boxing - Devin Haney vs. Vasiliy Lomachenko Event Announcement
The creative campaign was designed to strategically announce and promote the highly anticipated sho…
Unwrapped
Every year, Grindr compiles anonymous aggregated data from our global user base and surveys our com…
Will Trent Is... Social Video
Based on Karin Slaughter's New York Times bestselling "Will Trent" series, ABC’s procedural crime d…