The Profile: All About Asler Valero, ASID member, is a Venezuelan-born New York-based Interior Designer. His work includes projects in the Caribbean, South America, and Europe.
Asler worked with the renowned firm Sills Huniford – Dwellings on both residential and commercial projects around the world. His assignments collaborated with the most talented professionals in the industry. As a Decorative Artist, Asler considers it a great privilege to have been professionally associated and learned from those considered the best in their field.
Asler‘s work involves a refined selection of materials and colors as well as a choice of strong, yet gracious, silhouettes. His wide-ranging style incorporates traditional and modern elements into a timeless environment that is inspired by his travel and work around the world.
He has a chic and charming design studio in the Murray Hill neighborhood of Manhattan. There is a collection of fascinating artifacts from all over the world. Asler Valero is swathed with culture and style in all elements of his life.
Tell me about a project or accomplishment that you consider significant in your career
Restoring my country home after it
was damaged by Hurricane Sandy
What are the rewards from your work
To see people happy with my work when
I am finished decorating their homes
If there was a movie produced about your life – who would play you
Which philanthropic organizations have you been connected to
Can you share your motto or mantra
Think before you speak
What book are you currently reading
Who is your secret celebrity crush
What is your favorite time of day
Do you know your heritage
Are you fluent in other languages
Do you follow astrology – What is your zodiac sign
What would your DJ Name be
Do you have a favorite number?
Do you have a favorite fashion magazine
What is your “go-to” fashion brand
Any brand that would have my size
If we were to peek in your closet, what is the dominant color
What is your present state of mind
Productive and optimistic
It’s 6pm at your favorite bar or restaurant, what drink do you order
Campari Orange with a splash of Club Soda
Do you awake with or without an alarm
Most of the time without an alarm
Do you have a favorite social media outlet
If you could be a background singer, dancer or musician – which entertainer (living or deceased) who would you choose as the star
What is the last photo you took with your cell phone
The picture of an artwork donated for my vignette for Design on a Dime NYC 2016
One of the best lessons my parents taught me is to
To always say what I feel
What is your favorite work of art
I love any artwork by Cruz-Diez
|Carlos Cruz-Diez is a Venezuelan kinetic and op artist
What is your favorite building in New York
The Chrysler Building
Asler is returning to Design on a Dime this year as one of the 70 top tier designers creating unforgettable room vignettes
with new merchandise, which is donated and then sold for 50 to 70 percent off retail pricing! The event ELLE DECOR calls an “unmatched shopping opportunity”. Don’t miss the 12th annual Design on a Dime Benefit.
Design on a Dime NYC April 20 – 23, 2016
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