Nury Feria, award-winning founding principal of Design Perceptions, Inc., is a state-licensed interior designer and professional member of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID). She is a VIP alumni and Honored Entrepreneur of Florida International University, where she graduated in 1976 with a Bachelor’s in Interior Design. When Florida International University celebrated its Silver Anniversary, Feria received an Outstanding Alumni Award on behalf of the School of Architecture.
Feria has earned more than fifty honors to date, including an unprecedented nine individual “Designer of the Year Awards” from the Interior Design Guild of South Florida, seven “Design Excellence Awards,” the prestigious “Buddy Award” from the Florida Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers, and a ‘FAME Award’ from the Builders Association of South Florida. She is also the recipient of two awards for lighting from the Illuminating Engineering Society, a NEWH Award from the Hospitality Industry Network, and an award for furniture design in the “Florida Style” competition.
Many of Feria’s residential and commercial installations have been featured in trade publications such as Interior Design Magazine, Interiors, Florida Design, and Florida Architecture as well as consumer publications like Time, Casa & Estilo International, New Miami and Cosmopolitan en Español, among many others.
Feria continues to deliver excellence in interior design, and her flexible and multifaceted services range from turnkey projects to hourly consultation.