George Lucas honored by Art Directors Guild

Will receive Outstanding Contribution award Feb. 14

George Lucas will be honored Feb. 14 with the Art Directors Guild's Outstanding Contribution in Cinematic Imagery Award at the organization's 13th annual awards gala.

The honor recognizes the director/producer for his body of work that has richly enhanced the visual aspects of the moviegoing experience, including such classics as "Star Wars," "Raiders of the Lost Ark" and "American Graffiti." Past recipients include Clint Eastwood, Blake Edwards and Steven Spielberg.