Today we’ve gathered 20+ Most Controversial Print Advertisements, these advertisements are considered quite shocking and controversial. Some may say these Controversial Print Advertisements go to far, but you can’t deny they get their message across. With Print Advertisements like these, you’ll evoke many emotions which attract attention and get people talking. When going into Constroversial Print Advertisements it’s important to convey the right message so the brand name doesn’t get seen in a negative light. 

Controversial advertising has always been around in order to attract attention and make an impact on the audience. In this collection we’ll be showcasing print advertisements which to go beyond the safe boundaries of the norm. When creating an advertisement campaign, connecting with the target audience is important. One effect technqiue is the use of shocking and controversial visuals or words.

Take a look at these 20+ Most Controversial Print Advertisements and let us know what you think! Did they go too far? these controversial print advertisements are powerful and strong with their message.


IP Press Men’s Magazines: Kennedy assassination

Keimling vegetarian restaurant: Chain

Sisley Fashion Junkie

20+ Most Controversial Print Advertisements

Antonio Federici Ice Cream: Immaculately Conceived

20+ Most Controversial Print Advertisements

Ligue Internationale Contre le Racisme et l’Antisémitisme (LICRA): Cleaning lady

International Society for Human Rights: Burka

20+ Most Controversial Print Advertisements

Der Doctor Guerrilla: Brain

Hell Hot Cross Bun

Onida: Hitler

Luxor Hot tubs & Saunas: KKK VS Afro

Toyota Prius Killer

Eshe Streetwear: Brainwashin’ Brian

Just liquid hand wash: Maggots

Good Parent: Girl

American Laser Hair Removal

WWF Baby

Marie Claire Mouth

Faada Women

Adam Le Adam, Community For The Elderly: Hangman’s noose

CONAC Chilean Corporation Against Cancer: Brown

Samusocial: Asphaltisation, 3