We are a Full SERvice creative design COMPANy. We tell compelling stories through the ENVIRONMENTS we create.

James Pearse Connelly is the principal designer and vision behind his production design company, JPConnelly.  Born with a passion for style and a love of architecture, James' background in theater, media and all facets of the design process have informed his unique aesthetic and approach to "world-building".  His versatile range combined with diverse, hands-on experience make him a true standout in Production Design - not only as an Emmy Award winning designer - but also as someone who understands the countless crafts, traditions and production techniques which go into and impact every look and design motif. Past and current projects include work in reality television, one hour single camera narrative, alternative digital programming, digital studios, social media innovation, and commercial environments.  

JPConnelly focuses on delivering impeccable quality, clear and personal customer service and resourceful approaches to budgets.  By incorporating storytelling and style, we transform an environment into an experience.

recognition: 

2008 Primetime Emmy Award Nominee: Outstanding Art Direction: 2007 MTV Video Music Awards

2009 Primetime Emmy Award WINNER: Outstanding Art Direction: 2008 MTV Video Music Awards

2012 PRIMETIME EMMY AWARD NOMINEE: OUTSTANDING ART DIRECTION: THE VOICE (SEASON 2)

2013 PRIMETIME EMMY AWARD NOMINEE: OUTSTANDING ART DIRECTION: THE VOICE (SEASON 3 & 4)

2014 PRIMETIME EMMY AWARD NOMINEE: OUTSTANDING ART DIRECTION: THE VOICE (SEASON 5 & 6)

2015 PRIMETIME EMMY AWARD NOMINEE: OUTSTANDING ART DIRECTION: THE VOICE (SEASON 7 & 8)

 

2009 Art Director's Guild Award Nominee:  2008 Video Music Awards

2012 Art Director's Guild Award Nominee:  The Voice (Episode 301)

2013 Art Director's Guild Award Nominee:  The Voice (Episode 501)

2014 Art Director's Guild Award Nominee:  The Voice (Episode 601)

2015 Art Director's Guild Award Nominee:  The Voice  (Episode 701)

2016 Art Director's Guild Award Nominee:  The Voice (Episode 601)

 

2014 (Qnty: 4) Telly Awards: Outstanding Art Direction & Set Design for an internet / online program.