BEVERLY HILLS, Calif — The Art Directors Guild (ADG) announced winners of its 18th annual Excellence in Production Design Awards, in 10 categories of film, television, commercials and music videos during the black-tie ceremony in the International Ballroom of the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills.
The awards took place before an audience of more than 800, including guild members, industry executives and press. ADG Council Chair John Shaffner presided over the awards ceremony with comedian Owen Benjamin serving as host.
Martin Scorsese received the Guild’s prestigious Cinematic Imagery Award presented to him by Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill, his stars of “The Wolf of Wall Street,” which is currently nominated for five Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Director.
Production Designer Rick Carter was recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award. ADG President Mimi Gramatky and Production Designer Robert Stromberg participated in the presentation. Hall of Fame inductees were Robert Clatworthy, Harper Goff and J. Michael Riva.
ADG awards recognition always goes to the Production Designer, Art Director, Assistant Art Director and their team for each nominated and winning project.
WINNERS FOR EXCELLENCE IN PRODUCTION DESIGN FOR A FEATURE FILM IN 2013:
“THE GREAT GATSBY,” Production Designer: Catherine Martin
“GRAVITY,” Production Designer: Andy Nicholson
“HER,” Production Designer: K.K. Barrett
NOMINEES FOR EXCELLENCE IN PRODUCTION DESIGN IN TELEVISION FOR 2013:
One-Hour Single Camera Television Series
“GAME OF THRONES,” Production Designer: Gemma Jackson, Episode: “Valar Dohaeris”
Television Movie or Mini-Series
“BEHIND THE CANDELABRA,” Production Designer: Howard Cummings
Half-Hour Single Camera Television Series
“VEEP,” Production Designer: Jim Gloster, Episode: “Helsinki.”
Short Format, Live Action Series
“BATTLESTAR GALACTICA: BLOOD & CHROME,” Production Designer: Brian Kane, Episode: Pilot
Multi-Camera, Variety, or Unscripted Series
“PORTLANDIA,” Production Designer: Tyler B. Robinson, Episode: “Missionaries”
Awards, Music, or Game Shows
“THE 67th ANNUAL TONY AWARDS,” Production Designer: Steve Bass
Commercial, PSA, Promo, and Music Video
“CALL OF DUTY: GHOSTS,” Production Designer: Todd Cherniawsky, Episode: “Epic Night Out”