The season of Ukrainian Creative Stories 2021 is opened!
3 February 2021
Ukrainian Creative Stories (UCS) is started. This important event that brings together all the activities of the Ukrainian creative sphere under one roof shows honors the best creative talent and groundbreaking work across many different creative disciplines and finishes with Awards Ceremonies on May 26-28.
UCS 2021 consist of contest part that is called Ukrainian Creative Awards and Stories part.
The contest part of the project unites 3 professional advertising festivals:
• Ukrainian Design: The Very Best Of is a festival designed to celebrate the best creative projects of well-known Ukrainian designers and to discover new names on the market, their most interesting and brightest works. It is a great value for development of the industry. The works of Ukrainian designers are evaluated by international jury members.
• ADC*UA Awards is the Ukrainian Design & Advertising Awards created by Art Directors Club Ukraine. Winners and finalists have an exceptional opportunity to take part in the annual contest of the European Club of Art Directors – ADC*Europe Awards.
• Kyiv International Advertising Festival (KIAF) is the most prestigious and main advertising festival in Ukraine. The festival will run by an international jury, who are titled and recognized experts in marketing and advertising, professionals of international level. KIAF is a kind of test drive of works before participating in the international advertising festivals/contests.
All festivals are included to National ranking of creativity and craft of Ukraine.
The stories part will be full with seminars, creative meetings, master classes, presentations, installations, different exhibitions, demonstrations and other activities. As well the Awards Ceremonies of contests of Ukrainian Creative Awards 2021 and parties will be held within the event on 26-28 May.
The contest part of UCS 2021 was changed and expanded. The most changes were made in the KIAF contests.
The contest program of KIAF 2021 will have 4 main blocks such as:
- Creative Communications
- Positive Change
- Client`s View
Each block includes contests where entries will be shortlisted and awarded (gold, silver, bronze) and one project will get Best Of Contest. And the most important that the Grand Prix for the best project will named in each block separately.
The non-media contests that are connected with marketing services and PR and were belonged to WOW Done Awards were integrated to KIAF contest program.
More details about contest categories and judging process will be published soon.
04 June 2020
The program of Ukrainian Creative Stories 2020 with winners’ announcements of Ukrainian Creative Awards 2020 and video stories from leading communication agencies of Ukraine is published on YouTube channel Unpacking Ads.
02 June 2020
All-Ukrainian Advertising Coalition has announced the results of Ukrainian Creative Awards 2020 contests for production companies in Ukraine.
01 June 2020
All-Ukrainian Advertising Coalition announced results of the National Ranking of Creativity and Craft of Communication Agencies 2020. ISD Group became the Most Creative Communication Agency in Ukraine.