Sandy Dvore

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Sandy Dvore
Nationality American
Occupation Graphic Designer, Motion Picture Main Title Designer, Graphic Artist

Sandy Dvore is an American artist, graphic designer, and title designer.[1]

Sandy Dvore is best known for his work in designing iconic television title sequences, such as the walking partridges in The Partridge Family, and the brush-stroke logo and paintings from the long-running soap opera The Young and the Restless. His film title credits include the 1976 film Lipstick and the 1972 Blaxploitation thriller Blacula. Also, he designed the opening credits for selected seasons of the nighttime soap opera Knots Landing.

Dvore first became well known for designing back cover art for Sammy Davis Jr in Variety. Dvore then illustrated an ad for Judy Garland for Judy at Carnegie Hall which caught the attention of American theatrical agent and film producer Freddie Fields. The pair worked together for 13 years on numerous projects.

Dvore's work in graphic design won him an Emmy Award in 1987 for Carol, Carl, Whoopi and Robin.

Logo design[edit]

United Artists; Picturemaker Productions
International Creative Management (ICM)
Los Angeles International Film Exhibition (Filmex)
The Young and the Restless
Solo Cup Company
A Lorimar Production

Television Title Sequences[edit]

Knots Landing (TV Series) (1987-1989) (main titles design)
The Young and the Restless (1973-1988 drawings and 1984-1999 logo)
A Hobo's Christmas (1987) (TV Movie) (title designer)
Sister Margaret and the Saturday Night Ladies (1987) (TV Movie) (main title designer)
North and South, Book II (1986) (TV Miniseries) (title designer: main titles)
North and South (TV Miniseries) (1985) (drawings)
The Waltons (TV Series) (1973-1981) (main title designer)
The Partridge Family (1970-1974) (TV Series)(main title designer)
The Bold Ones: The New Doctors (1972-1973) (TV Series) (main title design)
James Dean (1976) (TV Movie) (Illustrator: main titles)
Breaking Up Is Hard to Do (1979) (TV Movie) (title designer: main titles)
Police Story (TV Series) (1974-1978) (graphic artist)

Filmography[edit]

Lipstick (1976) (design graphics)
For Pete's Sake (1974) (title designer)
Jonathan Livingston Seagull (1973) (visual consultant)
Scream Blacula Scream (1973) (title designer) Blacula (1972) (title designer)
De Sade (1969) (title designer)
The Dunwich Horror (1970) (title designer)
Three in the Attic (1968) (titles)
Skidoo (1968) (titles)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sandy Korda (2015-01-09), The Creative Portfolio of Sandy Dvore; Icon Maker to the Stars, retrieved 2016-12-05 

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