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Production Designers: Designers On Design Kicks off April 22nd with Grand Hotel – Celebrating Cedric Gibbons

April 20, 2018 | By
Production Designers: Designers On Design Kicks off April 22nd with Grand Hotel – Celebrating Cedric Gibbons

        Grand Hotel, which has been influencing filmmakers for decades (since 1932, to be exact), will launch the Art Directors Guild Film Society’s 2018 screening series. In association with American Cinematheque and sponsored by The Hollywood Reporter, Art Director Cedric Gibbons’ work will be showcased this Saturday April 22nd at the... »

ADG Gallery 800 Presents Little Bonfires (In Boundaries Spaces): A Mixed-Media Show Opening April 28th

April 17, 2018 | By
ADG Gallery 800 Presents Little Bonfires (In Boundaries Spaces): A Mixed-Media Show Opening April 28th

      The ART DIRECTORS GUILD GALLERY 800 (ADG, IATSE Local 800) is proud to present, Little Bonfires (In Boundaried Spaces), a special mixed media art exhibit featuring over 30 artists, including guild members of the Production Designers, Art Directors, Artists, Illustrators, Set Designers and others who work in the motion picture and... »

The ADG Film Society & The American Cinematheque Present “Production Design: Designers On Design”

April 4, 2018 | By
The ADG Film Society & The American Cinematheque Present “Production Design: Designers On Design”

    Award winning, influential Production Designers are the focus of the 2018 Film Screening Series at the Egyptian and Aero Theatres. The Art Directors Guild (ADG) Film Society and the American Cinematheque are proud to co-host the annual 2018 Screening Series, “Production Design: Designers On Design,” which serves to highlight the work of renowned... »

ADG Oscar Panel Goes Live For The First Time

March 2, 2018 | By
ADG Oscar Panel Goes Live For The First Time

Catch the ADG Oscar Panel Live Stream on Saturday, March 3 at 3:00 pm/PST/6:00pm ET at  www.adgawards.org/oscarpanel/ As part of the American Cinematheque’s Awards Season Seminars, this year’s Oscar nominated Production Designers and Set Decorators from Beauty and The Beast, Blade Runner 2049, Darkest Hour, Dunkirk, and The Shape of Water will be on... »

The 22nd Annual Art Directors Guild Awards

January 28, 2018 | By
The 22nd Annual Art Directors Guild Awards

The 22nd Annual Art Directors Guild Award – January 27, 2018 Checking in to the Art Directors Guild 22nd annual event was a moment I won’t be likely to forget anytime soon! With the Dolby’s towering elephant statues to the right, and the bustling red carpet to the left, I truly felt like I stepped into the old world of Hollywood. Not the people... »

The 2018 Art Directors Guild Awards Winners

January 27, 2018 | By
The 2018 Art Directors Guild Awards Winners

    “The ADG Awards is one of the awards season’s premier events and we are thrilled to be sharing the news live from the red carpet with audiences around the world,” said ADG President Nelson Coates. “This year’s nominees have raised the bar for creative excellence and the ADG is looking forward to... »

Contender: Production Designer Nathan Crowley – Dunkirk

January 9, 2018 | By
Contender: Production Designer Nathan Crowley – Dunkirk

Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk, which explores the origins of WWII, takes place mostly on beaches, boats and in the air. Nolan’s long-time colleague, the Oscar nominated Production Designer, Nathan Crowley was tapped to recreate this dark time in history. Crowley’s first collaboration with Nolan was on the crime thriller, Insomnia and his body of work... »

Creator Sharon Horgan & Production Designer Samantha Harley of Amazon’s Catastrope

June 25, 2017 | By
Creator Sharon Horgan & Production Designer Samantha Harley of Amazon’s <em>Catastrope</em>

Amazon‘s streaming hit television show, Catastrophe is unique in several ways. First, Irish co-creator and lead actress, Sharon Horgan, ostensibly met her American comedic writing partner and co-creator Rob Delaney, on Twitter of all places. Second, this project marks her third endeavor with long time colleague, Samantha Harley, her trusted production designer. Third, and... »

The Look Behind Genius

June 21, 2017 | By
The Look Behind <em>Genius</em>

From acclaimed executive producers Ron Howard and Brian Grazer comes this brilliant period television series that depicts Albert Einstein in his early years in the 1800’s, as well as his later years during the 1900’s. The National Geographic series known as Genius was created by Noah Pink and Kenneth Biller, which stars Geoffrey Rush,... »

Production Designer Martin Childs & Costume Designer Michele Clapton, The Crown

June 5, 2017 | By
Production Designer Martin Childs & Costume Designer Michele Clapton, <em>The Crown</em>

The English Royalty has always been of interest to many cultures all over the world, and America especially, as England is after all, our Mother. With Netfilx‘s epic series, The Crown, the storytellers go beyond the surface of the gilded castles and the elegant costumes to offer a glimpse of the real life family... »

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