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January 24, 2020

Art Directors/Set Decorators

Requirements for membership in the Art Directors/Set Decorators Peer Group

Please note that requirements (as outlined below) must be met within the four (4) years preceding one's application for membership or membership review; also, such requirements apply in each instance to the production and/or distribution of nationally exhibited audio visual works. All episodes should be a minimum of thirty (30) minutes in length unless defined otherwise specifically for short form programming. Individuals who have received a Primetime or Daytime Emmy Nomination, specific to this peer group, within the past four (4) years are eligible for Active membership.

Active Status:

A minimum of three (3) years professional experience within a four (4) year period with screen credit as Production Designer, Set Decorator, Art Director or Scenic Designer (New York title) on at least 25 hours of nationally-exhibited content. The Peer Group Executive Committee may require a portfolio review in order to determine and approve eligibility.

Associate Status:

Any Production Designer, Set Decorator, Art Director or Scenic Designer (New York title) who has yet to compile the time or screen credits for Active membership. Any qualified assistant in these categories. Any Designer whose practice and activities can be shown to meet the criteria of the Peer Group.

updated 1.24.20

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