The Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE Local 800) announced winners of its 26th Annual Excellence in Production Design Awards in 13 categories of film, television, commercials, music videos and animation features, during a black-tie dinner gala at the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown on Saturday night, March 5, 2022.  Nightmare Alley (Tamara Deverell), Dune (Patrice Vermette), No Time to Die (Mark Tildesley), and Encanto (Ian Gooding, Lorelay Bové) won Best Production Design for Feature Film. Television winners included “Loki” (Kasra Farahani), “Squid Game” (Chae Kyoung-sun), “WandaVision” (Mark Worthington), “What We Do in the Shadows” (Kate Bunch), “Family Reunion” (Aiyana Trotter), “Harry Potter: Hogwarts Tournament of Houses” (John Janavs), and “Live in Front of a Studio Audience” (Stephan Olson) respectively. Additional winners include Taylor Swift: “All Too Well” (Ethan Tobman) and Apple Music: “Billie Eilish - Happier Than Ever” (François Audouy).
The awards took place before an audience of guild members, industry executives and press. ADG President Nelson Coates, ADG, and Art Directors Council Chair Mark Worthington, ADG, presided over the awards ceremony with actress/comedian Yvette Nicole Brown serving as host. Producer of the 2022 ADG Awards was Art Director Michael Allen Glover, ADG (The Alienist, Solos, Station Eleven). Joining the team as stage designer was Emmy®-winning Production Designer Brian J. Stonestreet, ADG (Golden Globes®, Grammy Awards®, Billboard Awards®).
Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Jane Campion, who recently made Oscars® history as the first woman with two Best Director nominations, received the esteemed Cinematic Imagery Award, honoring her prestigious spectrum of award-winning motion pictures. The award was accepted by presenter Benedict Cumberbatch, star of The Power of the Dog, as Ms. Campion was unable to attend in person.
Academy Award-winning Production Designer William A. Horning (Ben-HurGigi, North by Northwest, The Wizard of Oz), was inducted into the ADG Hall of Fame for his extraordinary contributions to the visual art of storytelling, with a special presentation by Production Designer and ADG President Nelson Coates, ADG. Joining Horning with a Lifetime Achievement Award was Oscar®-nominated Production Designer, Costume Designer and Producer Polly Platt (Say Anything, Terms of Endearment, A Star is Born, Broadcast News), presented by Production Designer Denise Pizzini, ADG (“Better Call Saul”).
Academy Award-nominated Director Denis Villeneuve was feted with the esteemed William Cameron Menzies Award for his numerous legendary movies including the recent Oscar®-nominated film adaptation of Dune, presented by Catherine O’Hara (“Schitt’s Creek”).
Oscar®-nominated Production Designer Ida Random, ADG, best known for her trailblazing work on Rain Man, The Big Chill, Silverado, and Fast and the Furious, received the ADG Lifetime Achievement Award from the Art Directors Council (AD), presented by Kevin Costner (Silverado, Yellowstone). Michael and Denise Okuda, prolific artists known for their creative designs for the Star Trek franchise and other iconic space adventure productions, were honored by the Scenic, Title and Graphic Artists Council (STG), presented by Emmy-nominated Production Designer Herman Zimmerman, ADG (“Star Trek” series). Set Designer/Art Director Ann Harris, ADG, feted for her over 60 movie and television design credits including Edward Scissorhands and Schindler’s List, was awarded by the Set Designers and Model Makers (SDMM) Council, presented by Art Director Christopher Burian-Mohr (Spiderman 3). Concept Illustrator and Storyboard Artist Donna Cline, ADG, who brings a unique plethora of art and technical experience to feature films and television series (“The Doctor,” “Outbreak” and “Bones”) was honored by the Illustrators and Matte Artists (IMA) Council, presented by Tamara Taylor, a star of the forensic crime drama “Bones.”
Additional presenters for the ADG Awards include Catherine O’Hara (Schitt’s Creek”), Jeffrey Wright (No Time to Die), James Pickens Jr. (“Grey’s Anatomy,” “Yellowstone,” “The Connors”), Harvey Guillén (“What We Do in the Shadows,” “Reacher”), Alexandra Daddario (“The White Lotus”), Wendi McLendon-Covey (“The Goldbergs”), Soleil Moon Frye (“The Proud Family,” “Punky Brewster”), Carl Clemons-Hopkins (“Hacks”), Marcia Gay Harden (“The Morning Show”), Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (“Game of Thrones”), among others.
Winners of the 26th Annual Art Directors Guild Awards:

***WINNER: Nightmare Alley - Production Designer: Tamara Deverell
           The French Dispatch - Production Designer: Adam Stockhausen
           Licorice Pizza - Production Designer: Florencia Martin
           The Tragedy of Macbeth - Production Designer: Stefan Dechant
           West Side Story - Production Designer: Adam Stockhausen
***WINNER: Dune - Production Designer: Patrice Vermette
          Cruella - Production Designer: Fiona Crombie
          Ghostbusters: Afterlife - Production Designer: François Audouy
          The Green Knight - Production Designer: Jade Healy
          Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings - Production Designer: Sue Chan
***WINNER: No Time to Die - Production Designer: Mark Tildesley
          Candyman - Production Designer: Cara Brower
          Don’t Look Up - Production Designer: Clayton Hartley
          In the Heights - Production Designer: Nelson Coates
          The Lost Daughter - Production Designer: Inbal Weinberg
***WINNER: Encanto - Production Designers: Ian Gooding, Lorelay Bové
          Luca - Production Designer: Daniela Strijleva
          The Mitchells vs. the Machines - Production Designer: Lindsey Olivares
          Raya and the Last Dragon - Production Designers: Paul Felix, Mingjue
                     Helen Chen, Cory Loftis

          Sing 2 - Art Director: Olivier Adam

***WINNER: Loki: “Glorious Purpose” - Production Designer: Kasra Farahani
           Foundation: “The Emperor’s Peace” - Production Designer: Rory Cheyne
           The Great: “Dickhead,” “Seven Days,” “Wedding” - Production Designer:
                     Francesca di Mottola        
           Lost In Space: “Three Little Birds” - Production Designer: Alec Hammond
           The Witcher: “A Grain of Truth” - Production Designer: Andrew Laws
***WINNER: Squid Game: “Gganbu” - Production Designer: Chae Kyoung-sun
         The Handmaid’s Tale: “Chicago” - Production Designer: Elisabeth Williams
         The Morning Show: “My Least Favorite Year,” “It’s Like the Flu,” “A Private     
                     Person” - 
Production Designer: Nelson Coates
         Succession: “The Disruption,” “Too Much Birthday” - Production Designer:
                     Stephen Carter
         Yellowstone: “No Kindness for the Coward” - Production Designer: Cary White
***WINNER: WandaVision  - Production Designer: Mark Worthington
           Halston - Production Designer: Mark Ricker
           Mare of Easttown - Production Designer: Keith P. Cunningham
           The Underground Railroad - Production Designer: Mark Friedberg
           The White Lotus - Production Designer: Laura Fox
***WINNER: What We Do in the Shadows: “The Prisoner,” “The Cloak of
Duplication,” “The Siren”
 - Production Designer: Kate Bunch
            Hacks: “Primm” - Production Designer: Jon Carlos
            Only Murders in the Building: “True Crime” - Production Designer: Curt Beech
            Schmigadoon!: “Schmigadoon!” - Production Designer: Bo Welch
            Ted Lasso: “Carol of the Bells,” “Man City,” “Beard After Hours” -
                     Production Designer: Paul Cripps 
***WINNER: Family Reunion: “Remember When M’Dear Changed History?” - 
Production Designer: Aiyana Trotter         
            Bob ♥ Abishola: “Bowango” - Production Designer: Francoise Cherry-Cohen
            Call Your Mother: “Pilot” - Production Designer: Glenda Rovello        
            The Conners - Season 3: “A Stomach Ache, a Heartbreak and a Grave
“An Old Dog, New Tricks and a Ticket to Ride” -
                     Production Designer: John Shaffner
            Punky Brewster: “Put a Ring on It” - Production Designer: Kristan Andrews     

***WINNER: Apple Music: “Billie Eilish - Happier Than Ever” - Production Designer: François Audouy                
          Anhauser-Busch Super Bowl LV: “Let’s Grab a Beer” - Production Designer:
                     Donald Graham Burt          
          Apple: Introducing iPhone 13 Pro - Production Designer: Dylan Kahn
          Apple: “Saving Simon” Shot on iPhone 13 Pro - Production Designer: Chelsea

          Gucci: “Aria” - Production Designer: Jeremy Reed             
          Neom: “Made to Change” - Production Designer: François Audouy             
***WINNER: Taylor Swift: “All Too Well” - Production Designer: Ethan Tobman       
          Coldplay “Higher Power” - Production Designer: Patrick Tatopoulos       
          Coldplay X BTS: “My Universe” - Production Designer: François Audouy
          Ed Sheeran: “Shivers” - Production Designer: François Audouy
          P!nk: “All I Know So Far” - Production Designer: François Audouy         
***WINNER: Harry Potter: Hogwarts Tournament of Houses: “Gryffindor vs.
Production Designer: John Janavs
          A Black Lady Sketch Show: “If I’m Paying These Chili’s Prices, You Cannot
          Taste My Steak!”
 - Production Designers: Cindy Chao, Michele Yu
          RuPaul’s Drag Race: “Condragulations,” “Bossy Rossy Rubot,” “Gettin’
          Lucky” - 
Production Designer: James McGowan
          Saturday Night Live: “Host: Dan Levy + Music: Phoebe Bridgers,” “Host: Maya
                     Rudolph + Music: Jack Harlow,” “Host: Kim Kardashian West + Music:
                     Halsey” - 
Production Designers: Keith Raywood, Eugene Lee, Akira
                     Yoshimura, N. Joseph De Tullio

          Waffles + Mochi: “Tomato” - Production Designers: Cindy Chao, Michele Yu
***WINNER: Live in Front of a Studio Audience: “The Facts of Life – Kids Can Be
Cruel (320) & Diff’rent Strokes – Willis’ Privacy (115)”
Production Designer: Stephan Olson
          American Express – Unstaged (with SZA) - Production Designer: Carlos Laszlo
          Jim Gaffigan: Comedy Monster - Production Designer: James Kronzer          
          Savage X Fenty Show Vol. 3 - Supervising Art Director: Steve Morden              
          Yearly Departed - Production Designer: Frida Oliva

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Established in 1937, the Art Directors Guild (IATSE Local 800) represents 3,000 members who work throughout the world in film, television and theater as Production Designers and Art Directors; Set Designers and Model Makers; Illustrators and Matte Artists; and Scenic, Title and Graphic Artists. The ADG’s ongoing activities include a Film Society screening series, annual “Excellence in Production Design Awards” gala, bimonthly craft magazine (PERSPECTIVE), figure drawing and other creative workshops, extensive technology and craft training programs and year-round Gallery 800 art exhibitions. For the Guild’s online directory and website resources, go to