Nicki Gardiner


Nicki Gardiner graduated from the Australian Film and Television School and has since worked extensively as a Production Designer and Set Decorator across Film and TVC productions.

Nicki’s most recent Production Designer roles in narrative include the BBC television 6 part period drama TEN POUND POMS, produced by Eleven Film UK & Stan, Australia.

As a Set Decorator Nicki’s work can bee seen across a range of internationally successful feature films including the six-time Oscar nominated LION, for which she was nominated (as Set Decorator) for the Art Directors Guild – Excellence in Production Design Awards. Nicki was also the Australian Set Decorator on the multi-award winning MAD MAX FURY ROAD directed by George Miller with production design by Colin Gibson.

Versatile and visual, Nicki has established a cinematic style which can also be seen in her commercials for brands which include Dior, KinderBueno, Barbie and David Jones. She has collaborated with directors who are repped in the UK including John Hillcoat at Somesuch, Mark Albiston at Sweetshop, Michael Spicca, Nick Ball at MJZ and Amanda Blue at Merman.

Miss Dior Emmanuel Cossu Rabbit Content
David Jones John Hillcoat Collider
Kinder Bueno Alyssa McClelland Finch
Barbie Amanda Blue Plaza
Telstra Fiona McGee Goodoil
Crownbet Ben Gregor Finch
Hahn Super Dry Alex Roberts Finch
Meat and Livestock Association Beef vs The Day Matt Devine Revolver
Sydney Women and Children’s Hospital Foundation Pete Baker The Glue Society
Ten Pound Poms Jamie Stone/Ana Kokkinos Eleven Film/BBC/StanAustralia
Class of 07 Kacie Anning Matchbox/Amazon
Bump Geoff Bennett/Gracie Otto Roadshow/Rough Diamond
Australian Gangster Gregor Jordan Roadshow/Rough Diamond
H is for Happiness John Sheedy Cyan Films
Guilty Matthew Sleeth Savage Films
The Other Guy Matt Okine Wooden Horse
Hotel Mumbai (Set Decorator) Anthony Marras Arclight Films
Mad Max Fury Road (Set Decorator) George Miller Warner Bros
The Railway Man (Set Decorator) Jonathan Teplitsky Archer Street Productions