Jeff Mills honoured for contribution to the arts in France

Detroit techno artist Jeff Mills has been awarded a medal for his contribution to the arts in France. Mills has been named an Officer of the Order of the Arts and Letters and was presented with the medal by the organisations president, Jack Lang, at a private gathering at the Institut du Monde Arabe in Paris.

The producer follows in the footsteps of other recognised creatives such as Pharrell, Elton John and Tim Burton.