Category: ADG Awards

Jaws Production Designer Joe Alves | Close Encounters of the Third Kind Production Designer Joe Alves | 2020 ADG Awards Lifetime Achievement Award

Jaws Production Designer Joe Alves to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2020 ADG Awards

Oscar-nominated Production Designer Joe Alves, best known for his work on Close Encounters of the Third Kind and Jaws will receive the Art Directors Guild Lifetime Achievement Award at the 24th Annual “Excellence in Production Design” ADG Awards.

2019 Art Directors Guild Awards
The Favourite // Production Designer: Fiona Crombie

[UPDATED WITH WINNERS] The 2019 Art Directors Guild Awards Best Production Design Nominations

The 2019 Art Directors Guild Awards nominations were announced today in Los Angeles. Nominees include Roma, Black Panther, Crazy Rich Asians, Mary Poppins Returns, and many more.

Production Designer Paul Austerberry wins for The Shape of Water

The 2018 Art Directors Guild Awards Winners Announced for 22nd Annual Excellence in Production Design

Winners of the 2018 Art Directors Guild Awards were announced tonight in Los Angeles. The Shape of Water, Blade Runner 2049, and Logan win big at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood and Highland.

The 15th Annual Art Directors Guild Awards: The Winners Are…

The Art Director’s Guild Awards honoured excellence in the field of production design, handing out 9 awards, just moments ago at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. EXCELLENCE IN PRODUCTION

ART DIRECTORS GUILD AWARDS: Which Commercial Would You Choose?

The Art Director’s Guild Awards taking place tomorrow have nominated the best in production design/art direction. Every year I always forget that they include a category for commercials and music videos. I

The 15th Annual Art Directors Guild Award Nominations Are…

Taking place this Saturday, February 5th, at the International Ballroom of the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, the Art Director’s Guild will hand out 11 Awards and induct legendary Production Designers

The Case of the Bad Production Designer

This 10 minute comedic short film played at the ADG (Art Directors Guild) Awards in February of this year and surfaced online in a shorter format that was widely circulated. I hadn’t

How to Judge Best Art Direction

EDIT: The video discussed is no longer available so it has been replaced with a similar video. 05/15/17 Production Designer, Jim Bissell, explains with great insight what makes great production design and