Upcoming Events

Mar 27

2019 Mercury Awards Member Balloting

AAF-Dayton Members participate in the second round of Mercury Balloting, to determine the trophy recipients.

Apr 4

April 4 Meet & Eat - Investing in your brand narrative before others tell a different story for you.

Join us to hear Kevin Johnson, Art Director, Cleveland Cavaliers (formerly with the Dayton Dragons) discuss rebuilding the Cavs branding and how to get ahead of a story.

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Apr 15

Pinewood Derby

Pinewood cars are now available for purchase so you have time to create your masterpiece!

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Public Announcements

 

2019 Hermes Winners

Congratulations to the 2019 Hermes/ADDY Winners!

And congratulations to the 2019 AAF Silver Medal recipient
Roxann Patrick!


JUDGE'S CHOICE AWARDS 

  • paperreka for 12 Musketeers 2019 Calendar






  • Real Art for Royal Enfield - Twins Global Launch






  • Sharpe Creative for Fifth Street Brewpub - Fifth Street Brewpub Brand Refresh






  • Think Patented for Think Patented - Noodle Vol. 8





BEST OF SHOW

  • Real Art for Converse - Shoe Palace 25th Ann. Activation





     

ADVERTISING INDUSTRY SELF-PROMOTION

GOLD

  • Think Patented for Think Patented - Noodle Vol. 8






  • The Modern College of Design for AAF-Dayton - 2018 Hermes Awards




     

SILVER

  • Boom Crate Studios for Boom Crate Pinewood Derby Beer Tap
  • Boom Crate Studios for Boom Crate Studios Card
  • Real Art for Yellow Springs Brewery - Wobbly Wheel Bike
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Wilson "18th"


BRONZE

  • Boom Crate Studios for AAF-Dayton - Hermes 2018 Show Open
  • Boom Crate Studios for Boom Crate Studios '18 Holiday Gift
  • Boom Crate Studios for Boom Crate Buttons & Sticker
  • Naked Lime for Naked Lime Marketing Website
  • paperreka for 12Musketeers 2019 Calendar
  • Jetpack for Jetpack Brand Guidlines
  • Real Art for Real Art Modern Muses
  • Real Art for Real Art The Modern Behind the Scenes
  • Real Art for Real Art R-gyle Socks
  • The Modern College of Design for AAF-Dayton - 2018 Hermes Awards
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Wilson Advertising - Fresh Direction

 

CROSS PLATFORM

GOLD

  • Sharpe Creative for Fifth Street Brewpub - Fifth Street Brewpub Brand Refresh



       


 

SILVER

  • The Modern College of Design for The Modern College of Design - 2018–19 Recruitment Campaign
  • The Modern College of Design for The Modern College of Design - 2018–19 Recruitment Campaign
  • TriComB2B for Honeywell Intelligrated - The Connected Distribution Center
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for myCUmortgage - This is How We Mortgage


BRONZE

  • Catapult Creative for Culture Works - Culture Works Brand Identity
  • DezignHive for Prime Controls - Recipe for Perfect Canmaking
  • The Modern College of Design for The Modern College of Design - Bachelor's Degree Launch Campaign
  • The Modern College of Design for The Modern College of Design - Grand Opening Campaign
  • The Ohlmann Group for Hartzell Propeller - Props and Hops Campaign 2018
  • The Ohlmann Group for Trimbach’s Body Shop - Awareness Campaign 2018

 

ELEMENTS OF ADVERTISING

GOLD

  • Boom Crate Studios for PSA Airlines - PSA Helping Hands Animation






  • Boom Crate Studios for Airstream - Airstream Nest






  • Sharpe Creative for Fifth Street Brewpub - Fifth Street Brewpub Logo






  • TriComB2B for Honeywell Intelligrated - The Connected DC Video





  • Wilson Advertising Inc for myCUmortgage - This is How We Mortgage Illustration






SILVER

  • Boom Crate Studios for American Airlines - American Airlines Cadet Academy Animation
  • Boom Crate Studios for PSA Airlines - PSA Airlines Helping Hands Illustration
  • Dayton Children's Hospital for Dayton Children's Hospital - the heart of a nurse: nurses week Video Editing
  • Real Art for Levinson Brothers - Boy Bands Title Sequence
  • Real Art for Ali Industries Inc. - Zip Logo
  • Real Art for Bonbright Distributors - Allegheny Beverage Company Logo
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for MuddYak Outfitters -  MuddYak Outfitters Logo


BRONZE

  • B63 Line for Miami University - Move-In Miami One-Day Event Website
  • Boom Crate Studios for American Airlines - American Airlines Cadet Academy Illustration
  • Boom Crate Studios for Creative Works Conference - Creative Works Conference Animation
  • Boom Crate Studios for Ohio's Hospice - Ohio's Hospice Brand Story
  • Boom Crate Studios Ohio's Hospice - Ohio's Hospice Brand Story Copywriting
  • CareSource for CareSource - CareSource Holiday Party Illustration
  • Catapult Creative for Dayton Realtors® (Formerly Dayton Area Board of Realtors®) - Dayton Realtors Logo Design
  • Cox Media Group Ohio for Cox Media Group - Precision Spine - Back to the Ring
  • Dayton Children's Hospital for Dayton Children's Hospital - searching for a cure Video Editing
  • Dayton Children's Hospital for Dayton Children's Hospital - Superhero Day
  • Fahlgren Mortine for Emerson - Intermodal Ship Cutaway Illustration
  • Fahlgren Mortine for Sentry - Sentry Ready Illustration
  • Premier Health for Premier Health - Eat to Win Infographics
  • Premier Health for Premier Health - Lebanon Bike Park Photography
  • Real Art for The Modern College of Design - The Modern College of Design Logo
  • The Modern College of Design for AAF-Dayton - 2018 Hermes Bowl Logo
  • The Modern College of Design for The Modern College of Design - Design Leadership Photo Series
  • TriComB2B for Honeywell Intelligrated - ZoneFlex Video
  • TriComB2B for American Electric Power - Electrification Animation

 

FILM, VIDEO, & SOUND

GOLD

  • Boom Crate Studios for Creative Works - Creative Works Conference






  • Dayton Children's Hospital for Dayton Children's Hospital - the heart of a nurse - nurses week





  • Real Art for The Modern College of Design - The Modern Reveal Video






  • Real Art for Thermos LLC - "At the Center" Brand Video






  • The Ohlmann Group for Wright-Patt Credit Union - Miser’s Dream TV

  

SILVER

  • Boom Crate Studios for American Airlines - American Airlines Cadet Academy
  • Boom Crate Studios for PSA Airlines - PSA Helping Hands
  • Boom Crate Studios for PSA Airlines - PSA Airlines Culture Story
  • Boom Crate Studios for Synchrony - Synchrony SBA Nashville
  • Boom Crate Studios for Midmark - Midmark Animation
  • Real Art for Lowe's Home Improvement - Lowe's Tool Crush Episode 1
  • ruef design for Frank Miller Lumber - Frank Miller Lumber Company Culture
  • The Modern College of Design for The Modern College of Design - The Modern Experience Video
  • The Modern College of Design for The Modern College of Design - Design Leadership Launch Video
  • The Ohlmann Group for Area Agency on Aging - Support is Our Strength TV Campaign

 

BRONZE

  • Boom Crate Studios for Ohio's Hospice - Ohio's Hospice Brand Story
  • Boom Crate Studios for Dawn Foods - Dawn Foods Mavis Feature
  • Boom Crate Studios for PSA Airlines - PSA Airlines MTX Career Path
  • Dayton Children's Hospital for Dayton Children's Hospital - searching for a cure
  • Dayton Children's Hospital for Dayton Children's Hospital - Doctor video bios
  • Dayton Children's Hospital for Dayton Children's Hospital - Superhero Day
  • Dayton Children's Hospital for Dayton Children's Hospital - Dr. Gordon physician bio video
  • Fahlgren Mortine for Emerson - Copeland Scroll Variable Speed
  • Real Art for Thermos LLC - "Back to School"
  • Real Art for Premier Health Partners - MyChart Motion Graphic Video
  • The Ohlmann Group for CareSource - So Much More: Indiana HIP TV
  • University of Dayton Media Production Group for University of Dayton - The University of Dayton
  • University of Dayton Athletics for University of Dayton/ RetireMEDiQ - Lauren Bruns Senior Spotlight
  • University of Dayton Athletics for Dayton Men's Basketball - Dayton Basketball Schedule Release
  • YMCA of Greater Dayton for YMCA of Greater Dayton - NEW Xenia YMCA Webisodes

 

ONLINE/INTERACTIVE

GOLD

 

SILVER

  • Catapult Creative for G.A. White Homes - G.A. White Website
  • Jetpack for 12 Musketeers - 12 Musketeers Calendar - Website
  • Jetpack for 12 Musketeers - 12 Musketeers Calendar - Microsite
  • Real Art for Springs Window Fashions LLC - Mecho Systms Web Site
  • Real Art for Charles Koch Institute - CKI Transformational Changes
  • TriComB2B for The Dayton Development Coalition - Dayton Development Coalition Site

 

BRONZE

  • CareSource for CareSource - Proud to Feed our Community
  • Fahlgren Mortine for Swisslog - Industry 4.0 E-book
  • Real Art for Axalta Coating Systems - Axalta Global Innovation Center
  • Real Art for Honeywell Intelligrated - Honeywell Intelligrated EBC
  • Real Art for The Modern College of Design - TheModern.edu
  • Susan Sykes for Debbie Sykes - Debbie Sykes Interior Design
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Teradata - Teradata Analytics Universe Website
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Warren County Convention & Visitors Bureau - Visit Warren County

 

OUT-OF-HOME & AMBIENT MEDIA

GOLD

  • Real Art for Converse - Shoe Palace 25th Ann. Activation




SILVER

  • Real Art for Royal Enfield - Twins Global Launch
  • Real Art for Royal Enfield - Royal Enfield Tech Room Install
  • Real Art for ITW Food Equipment Group - 2018 Pizza Mixer
  • The Ohlmann Group for Hartzell Propeller - 25 Year Employee Recognition Wall

 

BRONZE

  • Fahlgren Mortine for Emerson - Noble Causes Atrium Graphics
  • Fahlgren Mortine for Emerson - Copeland Cafe History Graphic
  • Kargl Graphic Design for University of Dayton Student Development - UD C2C Poster Series
  • Little Dirty Birdy Feet for The Famous Restaurant - The Famous Restaurant
  • Real Art for Serta Inc. - Serta Giant Bed Activation
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for Teradata - Teradata Analytics Universe Conf
  • Wilson Advertising Inc for myCUmortgage - myCUmortgage

 

PRINT ADVERTISING

GOLD

  • Wilson Advertising Inc for myCUmortgage - This is How We Mortgage


 

 

BRONZE

  • CareSource for CareSource - Flora the Flu Stopper

 

PUBLIC SERVICE

GOLD

  • Boom Crate Studios for Dayton Children's Hospital - Dayton Children's Hospital-Moments




SILVER

  • Kettering Health Network for Kettering Health Network - MLK Campaign

 

BRONZE

  • DHProductions for Centerville Washinton Park District - Explore your Community
  • Kettering Health Network for Kettering Health Network - Nurses Week Campaign
  • The Ohlmann Group for Miami Valley Quilters Guild - Mystery on the Paducah Star

 

SALES & MARKETING

GOLD

  • Dayton Children's Hospital for Dayton Children's Hospital - Dayton Children's Navigator Campaign






 

  • Real Art for Converse - Shoe Palace 25th Ann. Infl Kits






  • The Modern College of Design for The Modern College of Design - Grand Opening Invitation Set

       




  • University of Dayton for L3&D Studio - Facing Dayton Book





SILVER

  • Kettering Health Network for Kettering Health Network - SVA Golden Gala Invitation
  • Real Art for Ali Industries Inc.- Gator Apparel
  • Rebel-Studio for Westchester K-12 Publishing Services - UnFamiliar
  • The Modern College of Design for The Modern College of Design - Reveal + Commencement33 Invite Set
  • The Modern College of Design for The Modern College of Design - Bachelor’s Degree Acceptance Packet
  • University of Dayton for University of Dayton - University of Dayton Accept Packet
  • University of Dayton for Department of Art & Design, University of Dayton - Recruitment Sketchbook

 

BRONZE

  • Branch & Bone Artisan Ales for Branch & Bone Artisan Ales - Branch & Bone Can Label Design
  • Dayton Children's Hospital for Dayton Children's Hospital - Dayton Children's Odyssey magazine
  • Kargl Graphic Design for University of Dayton - Student Development Annual Report
  • Kettering Health Network Kettering Health Network for Corporate Integrity Annual Report
  • paperreka for paperreka - Debbie Basnett Interiors
  • Real Art for The Modern College of Design - The Modern Print Manifesto
  • Sinclair Community College for Sinclair Community College - Sinclair College Marketing
  • The Modern College of Design for The Modern College of Design - 2018–19 Recruitment Brochure Series
  • The Ohlmann Group for Good Neighbor House - On Higher Ground:2017 Annual Report
  • The Ohlmann Group for CareSource - CareSource 2018 Stakeholders Report

 

STUDENT

THE DAN JOHNSON AWARD FOR CREATIVE ACHIEVEMENT

  • Bryce Herbst of The Modern College of Design - Union 17 Brewing






  • Ashlee Langenkamp of The Modern College of Design - The Tourist


 

SILVER

  • Bree Beisner of The Modern College of Design - Dangle Hops
  • Kayla Carraway of The Modern College of Design - Utah Website
  • Kayla Carraway of The Modern College of Design - Neil Armstrong Website
  • Kayla Carraway of The Modern College of Design - Wolf's Head Packaging
  • Emmi Gordon of The Modern College of Design - Personal Branding
  • Emmi Gordon of The Modern College of Design - Kaytee Wild Bird Seed Packaging
  • Bryce Herbst of The Modern College of Design - Express
  • Ashlee Langenkamp of The Modern College of Design - Wonderland Tattoo Website
  • Lauren Murphree of The Modern College of Design - Earthbound App Design
  • Morgan Smither of The Modern College of Design - Warby Parker
  • Alexis White of The Modern College of Design - Stark Beer Company

 

BRONZE

  • Monica Alexander of The Modern College of Design - Stitch Packaging
  • Bree Beisner of The Modern College of Design - Zombie Burger + Shake Lab
  • Sara Bertka of The Modern College of Design - Oasis
  • Lucy Bratton of The University of Dayton - Understanding Place Branding
  • Chase Dearing of The Modern College of Design - Uncle Ramen Website
  • Philip Heiss of The Modern College of Design - Saint Alfred Website
  • Philip Heiss of The Modern College of Design - Kodiak, Alaska City Rebrand
  • Bryce Herbst of The Modern College of Design - Salvador Dali Website
  • Bryce Herbst of The Modern College of Design - Myriad Website
  • Indy James of The Modern College of Design - Meeting Grounds
  • Joelle Kaiser of The Modern College of Design - The Wild Shop
  • Hunter Lewis of The Modern College of Design - Loose Goose
  • Jacob McDaniel of The Modern College of Design - Golden IPA
  • Zoe Pirslin of Sinclair Community College - Mushroommonium
  • Lindsey Schulze of The Modern College of Design - Black Sky Brewing
  • Morgan Smither of The Modern College of Design - Fresh Thyme
  • Elizabeth Zoeller of The Modern College of Design - Bumble Scratch