Bridging the worlds of residential and commercial design, Nestor Santa-Cruz brings a special and sophisticated perspective to all of his interior residential design projects. In addition to his residential practice, he works on commercial projects around the world as a Design Director for the international architecture firm Gensler in Washington, DC.
Mr. Santa-Cruz residential style is modern, yet classic and always treated with great discipline restrain; but it is always visually comfortable and engaging. He has a keen and judicious eye for proportion and color, always finding the perfect architectural detail and resulting in a complete design solution.
Mr. Santa-Cruz is equally successful designing a private residence in Georgetown, as he is with large complex commercial and hospitality projects. He draws inspiration from an array of both classical and contemporary references. He has developed a design sensibility that synthesizes the best in architectural form and decorative elements. Each project result is always unique.
Mr. Santa-Cruz is a member of the Washington Hall of Fame since 2004. His work has been published in Elle Décor, Metropolitan Home, Southern Accents, Interior Design, Interiors, O at Home, Home & Design, Casa Claudia Portugal, Elite-Russia, 1stdibs, The Washington Post, and other several national and international design publications.
Nestor Santa-Cruz, IIDA