set design

Celina Bassili is a London-based set designer, set decorator, art director and props buyer from Norway, working across film/TV, fashion, commercials and music. She has a bachelor's degree in set design for screen and trained at University of the Arts London, Wimbledon College of Arts.

With a passion for design and architecture, she has developed a strong sense of styling and a great understanding of colour, materials and atmosphere.

See portfolio for personal work, and below for selected work experience. Send an e-mail to request a full CV, or just to say hello.

IMDb

FILM/TV

As Petty Cash Buyer: 
'The Sandman' (TV Series) | Set Decorator: Lisa Chugg
'Cash Truck' (Feature Film) | Prodution Designer: Martyn John | Dir: Guy Ritchie
'Black Narcissus' (TV Series) | Production Designer: Kave Quinn | Dir: Charlotte Bruus Christensen
'The Gentlemen' (Feature Film) | Production Designer: Gemma Jackson | Dir: Guy Ritchie
'Gangs of London' (TV Series) | Production Designer: Matt Gant | Dir: Gareth Evans

As Art Department Assistant 
'The Appointment' | Production Designer: James Hatt | Dir: Alexandre Singh
'Greed' (Feature) | Production Designer: Denis Schnegg | Dir: Michael Winterbottom
'The Courier' (Feature) Production Designer: Suzie Davies | Dir: Dominic Cooke

As Art Department Intern:
'A Private War' (Feature) | Production Designer: Sophie Becher | Dir: Mathew Heineman
'Do Not Disturb' (TV Series) | Production Designer: Francesca Di Mottola | Dir: Michael Haussman, Jude Law
'Peterloo' (Feature) | Role: Art Department Intern | Production Designer: Suzie Davies | Dir: Mike Leigh 
'Buffy The Vampire Slayer Reunion' (Web) | Production Designer: Jesse Nemeth | Dir: James White | Los Angeles, USA
'On Chesil Beach' (Feature) | Production Designer: Suzie Davies | Dir: Dominic Cooke

EDITORIALS

As Set Design Assistant (includes props sourcing & buying, prop-making, set building and stand-by props/art direction):
Kinfolk 'Surrealism' Set Designer: Lianna Fowler | Photo: Pelle Crépin
Arena Homme + 'Agents of Humanity' Set Designer: Lianna Fowler | Photo: Timur Celikdag
The Sunday Times Style | Set Designer: Rosanna Bruce | Photo: Ruth Ossai
Numéro Berlin: Fendi Special | Role: Set Designer | Photo: Bex Day | Oxford, UK
Elle UK 'Sisterhood' | Set Designer: Lianna Fowler | Photo: Mariana Maltoni
InStyle US x Lara Stone | Set Designer: Lianna Fowler | Photo: Yelena Yemchuk
InStyle US 'British Designers' | Set Designer: Lianna Fowler | Photo: Ruth Ossai
The Lissome 'Tracing Perception' | Set Designer: Lianna Fowler | Photo: Jack Johnstone
Interview Magazine x Lara Stone' | Set Designer: Lianna Fowler | Photo: Dan Beleiu 
'Father' (Photo book) | Set Designer: Alice Kirkpatrick | Photo: Harley Weir 
Document Journal 'Other Harmonies' | Set Designer: Anousha Payne | Photo: David Richardson
Harper's Bazaar UK: FW 17 Story | Set Designer: James Hatt | Photo: Erik Madigan Heck

COMMERCIALS

As Set Design Assistant (includes props sourcing & buying, prop-making, set building and stand-by props/art direction):
Browns 'Spring Still Life' | Set Designer: Lianna Fowler | Photo: Jacob McFadden 
COS 'Floral & Red'| Set Designer: Lianna Fowler | Photo: Chloé Le Drezen
NET-A-PORTER | Set Designer: George Lewin Studio | Photo: Marius Uhlig
Ted Baker Wholesale AW19 | Set Designer: George Lewin Studio
NET-A-PORTER - Shoes | Set Designer: George Lewin Studio | Photo: Marius Uhlig
NET-A-PORTER x de GRISOGONO | Set Designer: George Lewin Studio | Photo: Marius Uhlig
Farfetch 'Sustainability' | Set Designer: Anousha Payne | Dir: Mark Vassalo
GHOST X-MAS 2019 | Set Designer: Lianna Fowler | Photo: Adam Goodison 
SOMERVILLE | Set Designer: George Lewin Studio | Photo: Helene Sandberg
The Outnet 'Style It Out' | Set Designer: George Lewin Studio | Photo: Brian Daly
COS 'The Shirt Project' | Set Designer: Lianna Fowler | Photo: Osama Harvilahti
Stella McCartney 'Made With Love' | Set Designer: Anousha Payne | Photo: Hanna Moon
Gucci and Frieze: 'The Second Summer of Love' (Short) | Production Designer: Francesca Di Mottola | Dir: Adam Csoka Keller & Evelyn Bencicova
Sunspel SS18 | Role: Set Design Assistant | Designer: Lianna Fowler | Photo: Pelle Crepin
Huawei P20 (Short) | Production Designer: Francesca Di Mottola | Dir: Builders Club
Sing-Sing Studio (Creative Studio) | Set Designer: Adi Goodrich | Dir: Sean Pecknold | Los Angeles, USA

As Draughtsperson (mainly using Sketchup):
Dundas | Set Designer: Anousha Payne
Malone Souliers AW18 (Window display at Harvey Nichols and Selfridges) | Furniture Designer: Anousha Payne

MUSIC VIDEOS

As Art Department Assistant (includes props sourcing & buying, prop-making, set building and stand-by props/art direction):
Ellie Goulding feat. Lauv 'Slow Grenade' | Set Designer: Lettie Grumbar | Dir: Joe Connor
Robyn 'Ever Again' Production Designer: Francesca Di Mottola | Dir: Colin Solal Cardo
Fat White Family 'Feet' | Production Designer: Francesca Di Mottola | Dir: cc. WADE 
Krept & Konan 'Pour Me Another One' | Set Designer: Natasha Piper | Dir: Luke Biggins & Rebekah Bird
King Krule 'Biscuit Town' | Production Designer: Francesca Di Mottola | Dir: cc. WADE
Stormzy 'Blinded By Your Grace Pt. 2' | Production Designer: Francesca Di Mottola | Dir: NEZ
 Kylie Minogue 'Dancing' | Production Designer: Alison Dominitz | Dir: Sophie Müller

EVENTS

As Set Design Assistant (includes prop-making and set building):
Alexa Chung (London Fashion Week AW19) | Set Designer: Anousha Payne

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