Awards for 2008

Excellence in Production Design Award

Awards Show, Variety, Music or Non-Fiction Program


Hell's Kitchen: John Janavs (production designer), Robert Frye (art director), Kevin P. Lewis (art director)
For episode #301.


2007 American Music Awards: John Shaffner (production designer), Joe Stewart (production designer), Tina Miller (art director)

The 49th Annual Grammy Awards: Steve Bass (production designer), Brian J. Stonestreet (production designer), Alana Billingsley (art director), Kristen Merlino (art director), Scott Welborn (art director)

The 59th Primetime Emmy Awards: John Shaffner (production designer), Joe Stewart (production designer), Matthew Russell (art director)

Super Bowl XLI: Bruce Rodgers (production designer), Sean Dougall (art director), Mai Sakai (art director), Matt Steinbrenner (assistant art director)
For the halftime performance: Starring Prince

Contemporary Film


No Country for Old Men: Jess Gonchor (production designer), John P. Goldsmith (art director), Deborah Jensen (assistant art director)


The Kite Runner: Carlos Conti (production designer), Karen Murphy (art director), Michael Turner (assistant art director), Douglas Cumming (art director san francisco)

Michael Clayton: Kevin Thompson (production designer), Clay Brown (art director)

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly: Michel Eric (production designer), Laurent Ott (production designer)

The Bourne Ultimatum: Peter Wenham (production designer), Alan Gilmore (supervising art director), Robert Cowper (art director), Jason Knox-Johnston (art director), Andy Nicholson (art director), Grant Armstrong (standby art director), Joanna Foley (assistant art director), Ashley Winter (assistant art director), Rachid Quiat (assistant art director - Morocco), David Swayze (art director - New York), Jeffrey McDonald (assistant art director - New York), Mark Pollard (assistant art director - New York), Tom Warren (assistant art director - New York), Sonia Aranzabal (art director - Madrid), Sebastian T. Krawinkel (art director - Berlin), Andreas Olshausen (art director berlin)

Period Film


There Will Be Blood: Jack Fisk (production designer), David Crank (art director)


Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street: Dante Ferretti (production designer), Gary Freeman (supervising art director), David Warren (art director), Guy Bradley (standby art director), Peter Dorme (assistant art director)

American Gangster: Arthur Max (production designer), Nicholas Lundy (art director), Charley Beal (assistant art director), Steven Graham (assistant art director), Doug Huszti (assistant art director), Hinju Kim (assistant art director), Charles E. McCarry (assistant art director), John Pollard (assistant art director), Chris Shriver (assistant art director), Lek Chaiyan Chunsuttiwat (art director - Thailand), Pusana Ongchaisak (art director - Thailand), Beer Phetchdee (art director - Thailand), Somwang Rattanasirivanich (assistant art director - Thailand)

Atonement: Sarah Greenwood (production designer), Ian Bailie (supervising art director), Nick Gottschalk (art director), Niall Moroney (art director), Netty Chapman (standby art director), Georgina Millett (assistant art director), Emma Vane (assistant art director), Lotta Wolgers (assistant art director)

Elizabeth: The Golden Age: Guy Hendrix Dyas (production designer), Frank Walsh (supervising art director), David Allday (senior art director), Christian Huband (art director), Jason Knox-Johnston (art director), Phil Sims (art director), Andy Thomson (art director), Dean Clegg (standby art director), Helen Xenopoulos (assistant art director)

Commercial, Promo or PSA


Jeremy Reed (production designer)
For Budwiser - "Space Station".


Floyd Albee (production designer), Jason Dawes (art director)
For Lexus - "Hydrant".

Ramsey Avery (production designer)
For the live action section of the Bee Movie trailer #2 "Steven".

Tom Foden (production designer), Michael Manson (art director), Tim Beach (assistant art director), Adam Davis (assistant art director), Laura J. DeRosa (second assistant art director)
For Barclays - "Ballet".

Tom Foden (production designer), Michael Manson (art director), Adam Davis (assistant art director), Jennifer Fullwood (second assistant art director)
For HBO (Promo) - "Voyeur: Four Floors, Eight Stories".

Fantasy Film


The Golden Compass: Dennis Gassner (production designer), Richard L. Johnson (supervising art director), Chris Lowe (art director), Andy Nicholson (art director), Tino Schaedler (art director - digital sets), James Foster (standby art director), Gavin Fitch (assistant art director), Helen Xenopoulos (assistant art director)


300: James D. Bissell (production designer), Isabelle Guay (supervising art director), Nicolas Lepage (art director), Jean-Pierre Paquet (art director)

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix: Stuart Craig (production designer), Neil Lamont (supervising art director), Andrew Ackland-Snow (senior art director), Mark Bartholomew (art director), Alastair Bullock (art director), Tino Schaedler (art director digital sets), Gary Tomkins (art director), Alexandra Walker (art director), Martin Foley (standby art director), Stephen Swain (standby art director)

Ratatouille: Harley Jessup (production designer)

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End: Rick Heinrichs (production designer), John Dexter (supervising art director), Bruce Crone (art director), William Hawkins (art director), William Ladd Skinner (art director), Nick Navarro (assistant art director), Eric Sundahl (assistant art director), Clint Wallace (assistant art director), Darrell L. Wight (assistant art director)

Television Movie or Mini-Series


Pu-239: Tom Meyer (production designer), Christian Niculescu (supervising art director), Adrian Curelea (art director), Sorin Popescu (art director), Andreea Gherghel (assistant art director), Grigore Puscariu (assistant art director), Kalina Krasteva (assistant art director), Monica Timofte (assistant art director)


The Starter Wife: Tracey Gallacher (production designer), Brian Edmonds (art director), Michelle McGahey (assistant art director)

The Company: Marek Dobrowolski (production designer), Anastasia Masaro (supervising art director), Alan E. Muraoka (supervising art director), Malcolm Stone (supervising art director), William A. Cimino (art director), László Rajk (art director), Csaba Stork (art director), Zsuzsanna Borvendég (assistant art director), Sylvain Bombardier (first assistant art director), Arlene Lott (first assistant art director), Dan Norton (first assistant art director), Matt Middleton (first assistant art director)

Episode of a Multi-Camera Television Series


MADtv: John Sabato (production designer), D. Martyn Bookwalter (art director), Nicole Elespuru (assistant art director)
For episode #1221.


Back to You: Bernard Vyzga (production designer), Rich Rohrer (assistant art director)
For the pilot episode.

How I Met Your Mother: Steve Olson (production designer)
For episode "Something Blue".

Rules of Engagement: Bernard Vyzga (production designer), Lynn Griffin (assistant art director)
For episode "Fix Ups and Downs".

Two and a Half Men: John Shaffner (production designer)
For episode "Is There a Mrs. Waffles?".

Episode of a Single-Camera Television Series


Mad Men: Dan Bishop (production designer), Christopher Brown (art director)
Episode: "Mad Men: Shoot (#1.9)"


Heroes: Ruth Ammon (production designer), Matthew C. Jacobs (art director), Thomas T. Taylor (art director)
For episode "Five Years Gone".

Lost: Zack Grobler (production designer), Scott Cobb (art director), Andrew Murdock (art director)
For episode "Through the Looking Glass".

Pushing Daisies: Michael Wylie (production designer), William J. Durrell Jr. (art director)
For episode "Pie Lette".

Ugly Betty: Mark Worthington (production designer), Jim Wallis (art director)
For episode "East Side Story".

Contribution to Cinematic Imagery Award


Lifetime Achievement Award


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