The Art Directors Guild is excited to announce their return to a live in-person awards gala this year at the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown on March 5, 2022. Submissions are now open online for 13 categories. Below please find the details and the awards timeline.
ADG Awards Return to Live Gala March 5, 2022
Television and feature film submissions for the Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE Local 800) 26th Annual Excellence in Production Design Awards are now open online at www.awards.adg.org. This year, the ADG Awards will return to a live in-person gala at the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown on Saturday, March 5, 2022. Producer of this year’s ADG Awards is Art Director Michael Allen Glover, ADG (The Alienist, Solo and the upcoming Station Eleven). Joining the team as stage designer is Emmy®-winning Production Designer Brian J. Stonestreet, ADG (Golden Globes®, Grammy Awards®, Billboard Awards®).
The ADG Awards honor excellence in Production Design in theatrical motion pictures, television, commercials, music videos and animated feature films. This year, the ADG Awards will include 13 categories: Period Films, Fantasy Films, Contemporary Films, Animated Films, TV One Hour Period or Fantasy Series, TV One Hour Contemporary Series, TV Movie or Limited Series, TV Half Hour Single Camera Series, TV Multi Camera Series, TV Variety, Reality or Competition Series, TV Variety Special, TV Commercials, TV Short Format: WebSeries or Music Video.
The 2021-22 Timeline for the ADG Awards:
Submissions Open for Television & Feature Film – Monday, Oct. 4, 2021
Submissions for Television Close – Monday, Nov. 8, 2021
Submissions for Feature Films Close – MON, Dec. 20, 2021
Online Voting for TV & Feature Film Nominations Begins – Monday, Dec. 27, 2021
Online Voting for All Nominations Ends – Monday, Jan. 21, 2022 (5PM PT)
Nominations Announced – Monday, Jan 24, 2022
Final Online Voting Begins – Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022
Final Online Voting Ends – Thursday, March 3, 2022 (5PM PT)
Winners Announced at 26th Annual ADG Awards – Saturday, March 5, 2022
*** Dates subject to change
ADG Awards are open only to productions, when made within the U.S., by producers signatory to the IATSE agreement. Foreign entries are acceptable without restrictions.
Honorees for Cinematic Imagery Award, Lifetime Achievement Awards, Hall of Fame and the William Cameron Menzies Award will be announced at a later date. Further inquiries regarding the ADG Awards may be directed to Debbie Patton, ADG Awards & Events Director, at 818.762.9995, Email: Debbie@adg.org