Category ArchiveGuerrilla & Ambient

Sucked up posters / Ils ne manquent pas d’air!

THE ORIGINAL?
Hoover vacuum cleaner – 1982
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Source : French ADC Shortlist
Agency : Masius Paris (France)
LESS ORIGINAL
Rowenta vacuum cleaner – 2000
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Source : Cannes Archive
Agency : Publicis (Germany)
LESS ORIGINAL
Philco vacuum cleaner – 2019
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Source : Adsoftheworld
Agency : Propeg (Brazil)

A Billboard that rust in 3 weeks / C’est la créativité qui dérouille?

THE ORIGINAL?
Audi A2 – 2003
“All Aluminium Audi A2”
Source : Adeevee
Agency : Saatchi (Denmark)
LESS ORIGINAL
Tyrolit Knives – 2019
“Flawless. Forever”
Source : Ad Forum, Adsoftheworld
Agency : Heimat Wien (Austria)

Similar anti-abstentionism stunts / Copie ou coïncidence? À voter!

THE ORIGINAL?
Burger King “Blank Whopper” – 2018
Anti-abstentionism campaign
Watch the case study film
Source : YouTube, AD Forum
Agency : David, Sao Paulo (Brazil)
LESS ORIGINAL
Mc Donald’s #MakeYourChoice – 2019
Anti-abstentionism campaign
Watch the case study film
Source : YouTube
Agency : Unknown, Hyderabad (India)

A lamp post that stands straight / Original? Tu rêves Herbert!

THE ORIGINAL?
Caltrate “For a strong back” – 2007
Source : Adeevee
Agency : Leo Burnett Shanghai (China)
LESS ORIGINAL
Gamidofil (Viagra like medicine) – 2019
Source : Adsoftheworld
Agency : Endorphins Art Labs (Egypt)

Street art against air pollution / Peinture pas fraîche?

THE ORIGINAL?
IKEA + Airlite “Ikea loves earth”– 2015
Watch the case study film on YouTube
Source : Art Directors Club Italiano SILVER
Agency : Auge Headquarter (Italy)
LESS ORIGINAL
Absolut Vodka + Airlite “Absolut street trees” – 2019
Watch the case study film on YouTube
Source : AdLatina
Agency : Anonymous, Mexico (Mexico)

Cars made from cigarettes / Une idée qui a fait un tabac

THE ORIGINAL?
Anti-Tobacco awareness – 2018
A car made entirely from cigarettes.
Source : New Business
Agency : Jung von Matt Saga (Germany)
LESS ORIGINAL
National Tobacco Control Center – 2019
A car made entirely from cigarette butts.
Source : Adeevee
Agency : Run lab (Korea)

100% natural copycat? / Naturellement pompé?

THE ORIGINAL?
Unilever “Rexona Naturals” – 2009
Source : Adeevee
Agency : Lowe Ginkgo (Uruguay)
LESS ORIGINAL
Pedras Mineral Water “100% natural” – 2017
Source : Workforce
Agency : BBDO (Portugal)

Animal detecting billboards / La nuit tout est permis?

THE ORIGINAL?
BMW Night Vision – 2016
“Animal detecting billboard”
Watch the Case Study Video
Agency : Demner, Merlicek & Bergmann (Austria)
LESS ORIGINAL
Volkswagen Touareg – 2019
“Night vision billboard”
Watch the Case Study Video
Agency : DDB Nord (Sweden)

Lifting the billboard / Une idée à emporter?

THE ORIGINAL?
Gold’s Gym fitness Club – 2006
Source : Adeevee
Agency : Ogilvy Mumbai (India)
LESS ORIGINAL
Yellow Pages – 2009
““Fitness Club? Find it on YP”
Agency : Y&R Tel Aviv (Israël)
LESS ORIGINAL
Basic-Fit Fitness Club – 2018
“Get fit for summer”
Agency : XXS Amsterdam (NL)

Ice Block Posters / Plus très frais?

THE ORIGINAL?
Jupiler Beer “ice poster” – 2008
(Bottles of beer inside an ice block)
Source : Coloribus
Agency : Famous & JC Decaux (Belgium)
LESS ORIGINAL
Jägermeister “ice poster” – 2018
(Bottles of Jägermeister stuck inside an ice block)
Source : Dirk & Philip
Agency : Dirk und Philip (Germany)