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R/GA Tops Webby Award Nominations 72andSunny, McCann, Ogilvy & Mather also bag multiple noms

The Webby Awards released its list of finalists for the 18th Annual Webby Awards today, and with nine nominations R/GA leads the pack in the Internet competition. Los Angeles-based 72andSunny…

April 8, 2014, 4:15 PM EDT

Jesus, Gandhi and Mother Teresa Stump for Unicef in Extremely Virtuous Holiday Ads You can join them, my child

Forget about those famous Internet felines in Friskies' Christmas spot. The real holiday supergroup is in this campaign from Forsman & Bodenfors for Unicef Sweden. I'm talking about Jesus, Gandhi and…

December 16, 2013, 3:35 PM EST

The 10 Best Ads of 2013 The year's greatest triumphs in concept and craft

It was a year for thinking big, and spreading the wealth. Advertisers continued to move well beyond the 30-, 60- and even 90-second spot in 2013, as two of our…

December 9, 2013, 10:10 PM EST

Adweek's Top 10 Commercials of the Week Christopher Walken, bulls, zombies and the most moving ad ever about a little boy lost

Optical-illusion masters Brusspup buddied up with Ray-Ban for this anamorphic illusion video to show off Ray-Ban's Clubmaster line of sunglasses.

October 18, 2013, 7:26 AM EDT

Ad of the Day: Volvo Runs With the Bulls in Its Most Beastly Truck Stunt Yet Catch me if you can

It's not advertising if it isn't potentially lethal. That appears to be Volvo Trucks' premise lately. Its amazing ad stunt from agency Forsman & Bodenfors, the latest in a series that…

October 11, 2013, 1:33 PM EDT

Agency Pronunciation Guide: Tips for Those Hard-to-Say Names Here are 19 to get you started

From the YouTube description on the video below: "Do you sometimes struggle when contacting agencies, worried about getting their names right? With so many unusual names and logos, it can…

January 14, 2013, 3:54 PM EST

Street Newspaper Lets You Book Nights Where Homeless Sleep $10 for a 'room' and all the amenities

Ten locations around Gothenburg, Sweden, where the city's homeless might sleep are presented as "hotel rooms" in this campaign by ad agency Forsman & Bodenfors. Folks can "book" the sites,…

January 8, 2013, 9:01 AM EST

Slackliner Crosses Wire Between Two Speeding Trucks in Volvo Stunt Think she makes it?

How, exactly, does one learn "slacklining"? The subject's not taught at my local adult-ed program (though microwave cookery sounds appealing). I imagine, at the very least, that you'd have to…

August 17, 2012, 9:07 AM EDT

Ikea Now Building Home-Theater Systems Right Into Its Furniture Uppleva line debuts this summer

Ikea is on a roll. On the heels of its groovy banner ad, which fit 2,800 clickable products into a 300-by-250-pixel box, the Swedish furniture retailer is now set to…

April 23, 2012, 2:56 PM EDT

Ad of the Day: Unicef Santa Claus admits his dirty little secret: He 'doesn't do poor countries'

It's been a rough year for Santa Claus. Best Buy has been running those ads from Crispin Porter + Bogusky saying the old man better watch his back. SantaCon NYC…

December 14, 2011, 12:15 PM EST