Winner

GQ Style

Will Welch, Editor in Chief
February 20, Spring; August 14, Fall; and November 13, Holiday
GQ Style’s vivid photography and high-impact redesign—dominated by broad, black type—underscores the visual cohesiveness of the magazine.
With its visual splash, GQ Style has helped transform the way men’s fashion stories are told. For its originality and ambition, GQ Style is awarded its first Ellie.

AFAR

Julia Cosgrove, Vice President and Editor in Chief
Jason Seldon, Design Director
Tara Guertin, Director of Photography
January/February, July/August and November/December
AFAR’s energy and sense of fun, combined with invigorating photography that breathes on every page, delivers a truly modern magazine for the truly modern traveler.

Bon Appétit

Adam Rapoport, Editor in Chief
Michele Outland, Creative Director
March, April and May
Tablet Edition
bonappetit.com
With a clean, contemporary design, graced with bursts of color and illustration, every issue of Bon Appétit presents a strong, passionate visual identity.

T: The New York Times Style Magazine

Hanya Yanagihara, Editor in Chief
Patrick Li, Creative Director
Nadia Vellam, Photography and Video Director
April 22, September 9 and September 23
Endlessly exuberant, fearlessly inventive and often refreshingly strange, T’s design and and photography come alive in unexpected ways, surprising and delighting the eye.

W

Stefano Tonchi, Editor in Chief
Cian Browne, Design Director
Alexandra Ben-Gurion, Photography Director
Volume 1, Volume 2 and Volume 5
wmagazine.com
Bold, outsized and joyous, W excels at creating images that not only surpass expectations but subvert them.