Barbara Cassel




After earning a BA in Fine Art from Boston University, Barbara Cassel moved to Chicago, and then to New York City, where she worked on contract interior design. In 1979 she moved to Los Angeles and continued her work in interior design. In 1988 she got a call to be a set decorator buyer on her first feature film. Soon after, she began decorating for television and features. She is still loving every minute of her work. Cassel has worked on many series, including Without a Trace, Boston Public, Felicity, Vegas, Hung and Scandal.


1 Wins1 Nominations

Outstanding Art Direction For A Variety, Music Or Nonfiction Programming - 2007

Awards & Nominations


1 Win1 Nomination


  • From left to right, Gary Baum, Marsha Posner Williams, Barbara Cassel, and Mike Dunitz pose after the Below the Line panel presented by the Television Academy Foundation on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, in Burbank, California. (Photo by Danny Moloshok/Invision for the Television Academy/AP Images)
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  • Television Academy Governors, Barbara Cassel, Tammy Glover, and Governors Ball Co-Chair Geriann McIntosh at the 2015 Creative Arts Ball. 

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