Nuria Pla was born and raised in Catalonia (Spain). Her involvement in design began through her father's architecture firm. These influences enhanced her passion in design at a very young age. She graduated with Honors in Architecture from the Technical High School of Architecture La Salle (Barcelona), and later earned a Master’s of Interior Design from the ELISAVA School of Design and Engineering (Barcelona). Nuria also worked with leading architecture and interior design firms in Barcelona. In 2013, Nuria started her own studio in the U.S, practicing in Arizona and California. After 6 years, she moved back to Barcelona with deeper knowledge and experience. She follows a strong work ethics and is driven by a love for contemporary design and craftsmanship.
Owner at Nuria Pla Studio
Guest Critic, ARCH 200B, College of Environmental Design, University of California Berkeley.
Final review panel member, Interior Design Studio I: Residential, Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, Arizona State University.
October – July 2013:
Master’s Degree in Interior Design, ELISAVA School of Design and Engineering of Barcelona, Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona, Spain).
February – June 2012:
Postgraduate course in Interior Design, Bau School of Design, University of Vic (Barcelona, Spain).
April – June 2011:
Teaching Assistant, Studio IV Interior Design, Lamar Dodd School of Art, University of Georgia.
Master of Architecture, Technical High School of Architecture, Ramon Llull University (Barcelona, Spain).
Grade: Excellent Cum Laude.