The studio TWINART was founded by Emmy Award-winning title designers and twin sisters Ellen Kahn and Lynda Kahn.
Together, the Kahns have created title sequences for Two Guys, A Girl and a Pizza Place (1998-2000), Dharma and Greg (1998-2002), Ellen: The Ellen Degeneres Show (2003), Arrested Development (2003-2006), The Talk (2010), and Netflix’s A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017). In 2006, their work for Ellen: The Ellen Degeneres Show earned an Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Main Title Design.
Ellen’s credits also include main titles for The Reporters (1988-1990), Stand-Up Spotlight (1988), and Band Aid (2017), as well as graphics for the magic screens of Pee-wee’s Playhouse (1986). In 1988, her work on the title sequence for FOX news show The Reporters (1988-1990) was nominated for a News & Documentary Emmy Award. She has been a governor for the Emmys’ Motion and Title Design Peer Group and now serves on the Executive Committee.
Lynda’s title sequence credits include Beakman’s World (1992), Sister, Sister (1994), Conde Nast and ABC’s Fashion Rocks (2005 and 2006) and others. Lynda is also a recipient of the National Endowment of the Arts fellowship grant in Visual Media and she has served as a governor for the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences from 2008 to 2011 and from 2013 to 2017. She also serves on the Executive Committee.
A Series of Unfortunate Events