2015
PROJECTS




AWARDS
CALENDAR
 
2015 PROJECT SUBMISSIONS
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
SUBMISSIONS BEGIN for Television & Feature Film projects
Thursday, November 5th
SUBMISSIONS END for Television projects
Saturday, November 7th
TELEVISION SUBMISSIONS REVIEW by the Awards Committee
Wednesday, November 11th
ART DIRECTORS NOTIFIED if their television submission was accepted
UPLOADS BEGIN for Television & Feature Film projects to the ADG website
PROJECT Upload Specs & Information ›
Wednesday, December 9th
FEATURE FILM LIST delivered from AMPAS

NOMINATIONS VOTING
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
NOMINATION VOTING BEGINS for Feature Film & Television
(Art Directors Only)
Monday, January 4, 2016
VOTING ENDS
Tuesday, January 5th
NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED

FINAL VOTING
Thursday, January 7th
VOTING BEGINS for Final Ballots (All Crafts)
Thursday, January 28th
VOTING ENDS

WINNERS ANNOUNCED
SUNDAY, JANUARY 31, 2016
The 20th Annual Awards Banquet, Beverly Hilton Hotel

For more information, please contact Debbie Patton at the Art Directors Guild
(818) 762-9995 or
debbie@artdirectors.org ›
 


AWARDS
RULES

20th Annual Art Directors Guild Excellence in Production Design Awards
Updated Categories noted in red 

FEATURE FILM
The Excellence in Production Design Award for a feature film will be awarded in three categories to the “recognized crafts” listed below. The Production Designer or their representative will provide submit a Nomination Form. Those recognized should have made a significant contribution to the look of the feature film.
• Feature Film Category I - Period Films
• Feature Film Category II - Fantasy Films
• Feature Film Category III - Contemporary Films

TELEVISION PROGRAMS
(over-the-air, cable, satellite or Internet exhibition)
The Excellence in Production Design Award for Television will be awarded in six categories and two areas to the “recognized crafts” listed below. The Production Designer or their representative will provide a Submission Form. Those recognized should have made a significant contribution to the look of television program or commercial.
• TV Category I - One Hour Period or Fantasy Single-Camera Television Series
• TV Category II - One Hour Contemporary Single-Camera Television Series
• TV Category III - Television Movie or Limited Series
• TV Category IV - Half Hour Single-Camera Television Series
• TV Category V - Multi-Camera Television Series
• TV Category VI – Awards or Event Specials

• TV Area I - Short Format: Web Series, Music Video or Commercial
• TV Area II - Variety, Reality, or Competition Series​
 
The ADG Awards Rules,  Categories & Recognized Crafts
Changes to this years rules and categories are noted in red.



 
 


PRESS
RELEASES

ADG AWARDS PRESS RELEASES
Jan 31 2016
Winners at the 20th Annual Art Directors Guild Excellence in Production Design Awards
FEATURE FILM: The Martian, Mad Max: Fury Road” and The Revenant
TELEVISION SERIES: Game of Thrones, House of Cards, American Horror Story, The Big Bang Theory and The Muppets
Josh Brolin Presents David O. Russell with Cinematic Imagery Award

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Jan 29 2016
Oscar® Nominee Josh Brolin To Present Cinematic Imagery Award To David O. Russell At 20th Annual Art Directors Guild Awards Press Release ›Word Document Version ›
Jan 20 2016
Bryan Cranston And Will Forte To Present At Sold-Out Art Directors Guild 20th Annual Awards On Sun, Jan. 31 Press Release ›Word Document Version ›
Jan 05 2016
Nominations Announced For Art Directors Guild 20th Annual Excellence In Production Design Awards
A Tie In The Variety, Reality Or Competition Series Category Resulting In Six Nominees

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Dec 02 2015
Academy Award® Nominee David O. Russell Set To Receive The Cinematic Imagery Award At The Art Directors Guild Awards Press Release ›News Breaks ›Word Document Version ›





 

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