The Best Arts Ad Internet Advertising Awards!

Best Arts Ad

Each year the Web Marketing Association names the Best Arts Ad as part of the annual Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Awards.  We believe that judging your creative talent should be based on a peer group within that industry.

Now in its 21st year, the IAC Awards are the first and only industry-based advertising award competition dedicated exclusively to online advertising. Here is your chance to stand out from your competitors and win the recognition you deserve.

Best advertising are selected by judges who review the entered advertising using the seven criteria below:

As a participant, you will receive:



If your site wins a Arts Ad IAC Award, you will also get:  

Each year the Web Marketing Association's IAC Award Competition names the Best Arts Ad.  The winners are selected by judging the entered creative using seven criteria - design, ease of use, copywriting, interactivity, use of technology, innovation and content.  Entries not selected as best Arts Ad are also eligible for an Outstanding Advertising Award.

Setting Arts Ad Trends and making Arts Ad News

Entering the IAC Awards can help keep you up on Arts Ad Trends by showing you how other Arts Ad advertising compare to the overall Internet standards. You also can make Arts Ad news if you have the Best Arts Ad. Arts Ad news letters will want to cover you win bringing you additional visibility within your industry.

Here are past Arts Ad winners:

Year Entry Name Award Level Winner
2023 CM: AIR Best Arts Online Campaign Critical Mass
2017 Vermont Symphony Orchestra Best Arts Website Hark
2016 Jewish Arts Collaborative Website Best Arts Website, Best Events Website Small Army
2015 Bethlehem House Gallery Best Arts Website MI Digital Agency
2014 Connect 10 Campaign Best Arts Online Campaign Mind Orchard & Culture 24
2014 Rockettes What Makes You Smile? Photo Contest and Sweepstakes Best Arts Social Media Campaign, Best Entertainment Social Media Campaign Madison Square Garden Company - Rockettes
2013 Museum Website Redesign Best Arts Website Starmark
2012 Secret Societies Best Arts Ads The Client Did Not Pick, Best Of Show Ads The Client Did Not Pick rabbit eMarketing GmbH
2012 The Perfect Gift Best Arts Social Media Campaign SITUATION INTERACTIVE
2012 Canadian Opera Company - Site Refresh Best Arts Website Delvinia
2011 M.O.N.A. (Museum Of Neverending Art) Best Arts Interactive Application Design is Dead & Emakina.FR
2011 Best Arts Website M3ORANGE.Design
2010 Eiteljorg Fellowship for Native American Fine Art Best Arts Websites NuOrbit Media Inc.
2009 Shrekster for Shrek The Musical on Broadway Best Arts Integrated Ad Campaign SpotCo
2009 R&H Newsletter Marketing Program Best Arts Online Newsletter Campaign Modus Associates
2009 Avenue Q on Broadway - Rich Online Banner Best Arts Rich Media Online Ad SpotCo
2009 Protect 7-7 Best Arts Websites Wim Tellier - These Days
2008 How You Keep Now Forever Best Arts Rich Media Online Ad AngelVision
2008 Daum Best Arts Rich Media Online Campaign Megalo(s)
2007 Experience Christie's Best Arts Integrated Ad Campaign Christie's
2006 Photocyclops Best Arts Microsite/landing Page Creative Direct Marketing Group
2005 New Mexico Film Museum - 100 Years of Film Best Arts Interactive Application Xynergy, Inc. Web Development
2005 Death of a Salesman Evite Best Arts Microsite/landing Page Popular Front Interactive Communications








The Internet Advertising Competition Awards evaluates all forms of online advertising including:

Online AdOnline Campaign
Rich Media Online AdRich Media Online Campaign
Email MessageEmail Message Campaign
Online Newsletter CampaignMicrosite/Landing Page
WebsiteInteractive Application
Mobile ApplicationOnline Video
Integrated Ad CampaignOnline Video campaign
Social Media campaignVoice skill or action


To view other industry winners, please click on the link below:

| Advertising | Advocacy | Airline | Architecture | Arts | Associations | Automobile | B2B | Bank | Beverage | Biotechnology | Blockchain | Blog | Catalog | Computer: Hardware | Computer: Software | Construction | Consulting | Consumer Goods | Cooking and Recipe | Credit Union | Crypto Currency | Design | Directory or Search Engine | Education | Electronics | Employment | Energy | Entertainment | Environmental | Events | E-Zine | Faith-based | Family | Fashion or Beauty | Financial Services | Food Industry | General Interest | Government | Health Care | Healthcare Provider | Home Building | Hotel and Lodging | Information Services | Insurance | Interactive Services | International Business | Intranet | Investment | Legal | Leisure | LGBTQ | Magazine | Marketing | Manufacturing | Media | Medical | Medical Equipment | Military | Mobile | Music | Mutual Fund | News | Non-Profit | Online Community | Other | Pharmaceuticals | Photography | Political | Professional Services | Public Relations | Publishing | Radio | Real Estate | Recreation | Regional | Restaurant | Retail | SAAS | School | Science | Shopping | Small Business | Sports | Technology | Telecommunication | Transportation | Travel | University