Dattner Dispoto and Associates (DDA) production designer Hannah Beachler won the best “Awards or Event Special” 2017 Art Directors Guild (ADG) Award on Saturday.
Beachler, who recently designed the Academy Awards Best Picture nominee “Moonlight,” Don Cheadle’s “Miles Ahead” and “Creed,” received the award for her work on Beyoncé’s conceptual music video album “Lemonade.” The series of music videos combine into a tale “based on every woman’s journey of self knowledge and healing.” Her work on the critically acclaimed visual album also earned her a Creative Arts Emmy nomination in Sep. 2016.
“I am so honored to be recognized for this unique project,” says Beachler. “I loved designing for a strong woman of color on such a bold, original artistic expression.”
“I’m thrilled Hannah’s visionary work is being acknowledged for this groundbreaking, gutsy project,” says’s Beachler’s agent, Danica Pupa. “She is a powerhouse – whose cutting edge designs are blazing a whole new path for artists.”
Beachler is currently working on Marvel’s “Black Panther,” reuniting with her “Creed” director Ryan Coogler.
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