American Society of Magazine Editors

2015 National Magazine Awards

National Magazine Awards 2015

 

The winners of the 2015 National Magazine Awards were announced on February 2, 2015, at the annual awards dinner at the New York Marriott Marquis. Vogue was named Magazine of the Year. New York and The New Yorker both won three awards, followed by National Geographic and Nautilus with two each. Also honored was the TIME photojournalist James Nachtwey, who received the Creative Excellence Award for his career-long contributions to magazine media. The dinner was hosted by David Muir, anchor and managing editor of ABC News’ “World News Tonight.” (Read the full winners announcement.)

 

NATIONAL MAGAZINE AWARDS 2015 WINNERS

TIME photojournalist James Nachtwey received the Creative Excellence Award

 

Kira Pollack, Director of Photography and Visual Enterprise, TIME, and James Nachtwey, Photojournalist, TIME

 


WINNERS' CIRCLE

Anna Wintour, Editor in Chief, Vogue

Magazine of the Year
Vogue

 

David Remnick, Editor, the New Yorker, and Roger Angell, Writer, The New Yorker

 General Excellence, General Interest
The New Yorker

Essays and Criticism
The New Yorker
This Old Man,” by Roger Angell

Fiction
The New Yorker
The Emerald Light in the Air,” by Donald Antrim

 

Adam Moss, Editor in Chief, New York

Design
New York

Magazine Section
New York
"Strategist"

Columns and Commentary
New York

Zombies on the Walls: Why Does So Much New Abstraction Look the Same?,” “Taking in Jeff Koons, Creator and Destroyer of Worlds,” and “Post-Macho God: Matisse's Cut-Outs Are World-Historically Gorgeous,” by Jerry Saltz

 

Michael Segal, Editor in Chief, Nautilus

General Excellence, Literature, Science and Politics
Nautilus

Website
Nautilus

 

Susan Goldberg, Editor in Chief, National Geographic

Photography
National Geographic

Tablet Magazine
National Geographic

 

Janice Min, Chief Creative Officer, The Hollywood Reporter

General Excellence, Special Interest
The Hollywood Reporter


 

Jim Nelson, Editor in Chief, GQ

Reporting
GQ
Inside the Iron Closet,” by Jeff Sharlet

 


 

Leisure Interests
Backpacker
The Complete Guide to Fire,” edited by Casey Lyons

 

Cindi Leive, Editor in Chief, Glamour

General Excellence, Service and Lifestyle
Glamour

 

Maria Streshinsky, Editor in Chief, Pacific Standard

Public Interest
Pacific Standard
Women Aren’t Welcome Here,” by Amanda Hess

 

Jason Mojica, Editor in Chief, Vice News

Video
Vice News
The Islamic State,” by Medyan Dairieh

 

David DiBenedetto, Editor in Chief, Garden & Gun

General Excellence, Style and Design
Garden & Gun

 

Bill Phillips, Vice President and Editor in Chief, Men's Health

General Excellence, Active Interest
Men's Health

 

Joe Cutbirth, Editor in Chief, The Texas Observer

Multimedia
The Texas Observer
In Partnership With Guardian US
Beyond the Border,” by Melissa del Bosque

 

Lucy Kaylin, Editor in Chief, O, The Oprah Magazine

Personal Service
O, The Oprah Magazine
Ready or Not: The Caregiver's Guide” 

 

Jon Steinberg, Editor in Chief, San Francisco

Single-Topic Issue
San Francisco
“The Oakland Issue"

 

Nancy Gibbs, Editor, TIME

Feature Photography
TIME
Crime Without Punishment,” photographs by Jerome Sessini

 

Evan Ratliff, Editor in Chief, The Atavist

Feature Writing
The Atavist
Love and Ruin,” by James Verini

 

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