David Chandler was the art director for many episodes across all five seasons of The Muppet Show (sometimes billed for "Design" in the UK credits). He also art directed the special The Muppets Go to the Movies.

Chandler previously worked on BBC variety shows including Three of a Kind, International Cabaret, Top of the Pops, and The Morecombe and Wise Show as well as a special London-taped episode of The Carol Burnett Show. Chandler also worked on sitcoms including Porridge (with Fulton MacKay) and Steptoe and Son.