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Gravity, Her, Gatsby win Art Directors Guild Awards


  • Excellence in Production Design for a Contemporary Film – K.K. Barrett – Her
  • Excellence in Production Design for a Fantasy Film – Andy Nicholson – Gravity
  • Excellence in Production Design for a Period Film – Catherine Martin – The Great Gatsby

TV awards after the cut

  • Excellence in Production Design in a 1hr Single Camera Series – Gemma Jackson – Game of Thrones
  • Excellence in Production Design in TV Movie or Mini Series – Howard Cummings – Behind The Candelabra
  • Excellence in Production Design in 30min Single-Camera TV Series – Jim Gloster – Veep
  • Excellence in Production Design for Awards,Music,Game Show – Steve Bass – The 67th Annual Tony Awards
  • Excellence in Production Design Multi-Camera,Variety,Unscripted Series – Tyler Robinson – Portlandia
  • Excellence in Production Design in a Short Format, Live Action Series – Brian Kane – Battlestar Galactica


The Art Directors Guild are handing out their awards tonight too.  The Art Directors have been around since the mid-90s and have around 2000 members. And the nominees are: NOMINEES FOR EXCELLENCE IN PRODUCTION DESIGN FOR A FEATURE FILM IN 2013: Period Film

  • AMERICAN HUSTLE – Production Designer: Judy Becker
  • THE GREAT GATSBY – Production Designer: Catherine Martin
  • INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS – Production Designer: Jess Gonchor
  • SAVING MR. BANKS – Production Designer: Michael Corenblith
  • 12 YEARS A SLAVE – Production Designer: Adam Stockhausen

Fantasy Film

  • ELYSIUM – Production Designer: Philip Ivey
  • GRAVITY – Production Designer: Andy Nicholson
  • THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG – Production Designer: Dan Hennah
  • OBLIVION – Production Designer: Darren Gilford
  • STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS – Production Designer: Scott Chambliss

Contemporary Film

  • AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY – Production Designer: David Gropman
  • BLUE JASMINE – Production Designer: Santo Loquasto
  • CAPTAIN PHILLIPS – Production Designer: Paul Kirby
  • HER – Production Designer: K.K. Barrett
  • THE WOLF OF WALL STREET – Production Designer: Bob Shaw


  • BOARDWALK EMPIRE. Production Designer: Bill Groom, Episode: Old Ship of Zion
  • BREAKING BAD, Production Designer: Mark Freeborn, Episode: Felina
  • DOWNTON ABBEY, Production Designer: Donal Woods, Episode: 7
  • GAME OF THRONES, Production Designer: Gemma Jackson, Episode: Valar Dohaeris
  • MAD MEN, Production Designer: Dan Bishop, Episode: The Better Half

Television Movie or Mini-Series

  • AMERICAN HORROR STORY: COVEN, Production Designer: Mark Worthington, Episode: Bitchcraft
  • BEHIND THE CANDELABRA, Production Designer: Howard Cummings
  • BONNIE & CLYDE, Production Designer: Derek R. Hill, Episode: Night 1 & Night 2
  • MOB CITY, Production Designer: Gregory Melton, Episode: A Guy Walks Into A Bar, Reason To Kill A Man
  • PHIL SPECTOR, Production Designer: Patrizia von Brandenstein

Half Hour Single-Camera Television Series

  • ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT, Production Designer: Dan Butts, Episode: The B. Team
  • CALIFORNICATION, Production Designer: Ray Yamagata, Episode: The Unforgiven
  • MODERN FAMILY, Production Designer: Richard Berg, Episode: The Wow Factor
  • PARKS AND RECREATION, Production Designer: Ian Phillips, Episode: London
  • VEEP , Production Designer: Jim Gloster, Episode: Helsinki

Short Format, Live Action Series

  • 10,000 DAYS, Production Designer: Mimi Gramatky, Episode: Salvation or Destruction
  • BATTLESTAR GALACTICA: BLOOD AND CHROME, Production Designer: Brian Kane, Episode: Pilot
  • BLUE , Production Designer: Rachel Myers, Episode: The Truth Hurts
  • DAYBREAK , Production Designer: Stuart Blatt, Episode: 5
  • H+: THE DIGITAL SERIES, Production Designer: Andres Cubillan, Episode: Visions Of Whats To Come

Multi-Camera, Variety, or Unscripted Series

  • THE BIG BANG THEORY, Production Designer: John Shaffner, Episode: The Bakersfield Expedition
  • HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER, Production Designer: Steve Olson, Episode: The Light House
  • PORTLANDIA, Production Designer: Tyler Robinson, Episode: Missionaries
  • SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE, Production Designers:Akira Yoshimura, Eugene Lee, Keith, Ian Raywood, N. Joseph Detullio, Episode: Justin Timberlake/Justin Timberlake
  • THE VOICE, Production Designers: Anton GossJames Pearse Connelly, Episode: Live Playoffs, Part 1

Awards, Music, or Game Shows

  • THE AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS 2013, Production Designer: Joe Stewart
  • 2013 BILLBOARD MUSIC AWARDS, Production Designer: Brian Stonestreet
  • THE 65th PRIMETIME EMMY AWARDS. Production Designer: Brian Stonestreet
  • THE 67th ANNUAL TONY AWARDS, Production Designer: Steve Bass

Commercial, PSA, Promo, and Music Video

  • ARCADE FIRE, Production Designer: Anastasia Masaro, Episode: Reflektor
  • CALL OF DUTY: GHOSTS, Production Designer: Todd Cherniawsky, Episode: Epic Night Out
  • DIEHARD, Production Designer: Tom Wilkins, Episode: The Getaway
  • INFINITI, Production Designer: Christopher Glass, Episode: Factory of Life
  • JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE FT. JAY Z, Production Designer: Richard Bridgland, Episode: Suit & Tie

Exclusive Presenting and Lifetime Achievement Award sponsor for the 18th Annual Art Directors Guild Awards is Kohler. Media sponsors are The Hollywood ReporterVariety, and Shoot.