Aiyana Trotter attends the 24th Annual Art Directors Guild Awards as a Nominee for Excellence in Production Design Award for Multi-Camera Television Series
Aiyana Trotter has been designing for television, film, and theatre for over 15 years. Currently, she is the Production Designer of ABC’s Black-ish and Netflix’s Family Reunion.
Her work in television has been seen as the Production Designer of the Fox Network comedy, LA To Vegas, and as Art Director of two seasons of the Emmy Award-winning comedy, Modern Family Adult Swim's  Black Jesus, and two episodes of Showtime’s Kidding.
Aiyana has also served as Production Designer on several award-winning films such as Jennifer Phang’s Advantageous (Sundance Film Festival Special Grand Jury Prize 2015) and Tina Mabry’s Mississippi Damned.
In 2019, Aiyana was recognized by the Art Directors Guild and nominated for the Excellence in Production Design Award for the Multi-Camera Television Series Family Reunion.
A native of Portland, Oregon, Aiyana studied theater and dance at the Jefferson performing arts high school and toured with the Student Acting Ensemble. She went on to study Environmental Design at Hampshire College and later earned an MFA in Set Design from San Francisco State University. 
Aiyana  enjoys volunteering her time advising filmmakers about the art and craft of Production Design. She has been an Artist Mentor for the Project Involve Program of Film Independent, and has worked with students from the Art Institute of California, San Francisco State University and Los Angeles Valley College.

Aiyana is represented by:
APA | Agency for the Performing Arts
Marina Moyses
mmoyses@apa-agency.com  | 310.228.5859
     
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