Academy of Art U. Advertising Students Score in San Francisco ADDYs

sunpower copySeven current BFA and MFA students from the Academy of Art University’s School of Advertising were winners in the 2012 Greater San Francisco Ad Club Student ADDY competition. Take a closer look at the award-winning work from Breanna Dobbe, Carolina Gallegos, Hansley Kasih, James Mills, Kritika Prasad-Kommuri, Kavita Saney and Oscar Wickman.

James Mills, MFA candidate, was selected for his “SunPower: Celebrate the Sun” campaign (top image), which employs stencil designs and an online competition to encourage interest in solar power. See more work from his Silver-winning campaign here.

buy local copyMills’ ambitious multimedia campaign titled “” also received a Silver award. See the campaign here.

oxoHansley Kasih (MFA candidate), Breanna Dobbe (MFA), Carolina Gallegos (MFA) and Kritika Prasad-Kommuri were Silver winners for their series of imaginative ads that promote the organizing benefits of OXO products. See the ads here.

wildlife duoKavita Saney (MFA) won Gold for her glow-in-the-dark print ads for the World Wildlife Fund. With the tagline “Switch off the lights to see what you save,” the ads feature endangered wildlife to raise awareness of global warming. See the work here []


“Real Adventure: Lonely Planet” by BFA candidate Oscar Wickman was also awarded a Silver student ADDY. The campaign uses dramatic nature art to illustrate adventure travel associated with Lonely Planet. More images here.

Congratulations, Academy of Art U. winners!

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