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Architect

Jaime Schapiro, Chilean, American architect. Registered architect Florida; certified architect Chile, Peru. Recipient Fame award Florida Achievement and Marketing 1983, Aurora award Southeast Building Conference, 1983, Concrete Design award Florida Concrete Manufacturing Association, 1986; research grantee Kyoto (Japan) University, 1964-1966.

Background

Schapiro, Jaime was born on July 10, 1939 in Santiago, Chile. Came to the United States, 1970. Son of Gregorio Schapiro and Eva (Reizin) Epstein.

Education

Bachelor in Mathematics, National Institute, Santiago, 1957. Degree in architecture, University Chile, Santiago, 1964.

Career

Principal Schapiro Asociados, Consultant, Lima, Peru, 1967-1970. Head designer architectural planning office Columbia University, New York City, 1970-1972. Principal Arkbild, Inc., Miami, Florida, 1972-1975, Jaime Schapiro American Institute of Architects & Associates, Miami, since 1975.

President GIII H Corporation, Miami, since 1978, Urban Design International, Miami, since 1978. Featured in various artchl. journal articles.

Achievements

  • Registered architect Florida. Certified architect Chile, Peru.

Membership

Secretary Jewish Vocational Services, Miami, 1989, board directors 1986-1989. Member American Jewish Committee, Miami. Member American Institute of Architects, Chilean College Architects, Peruvian College Architects.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fencing, music, painting.

Connections

Married Rebeca Schapiro, October 10, 1970. Children: Vivian, Caroline.

father:
Gregorio Schapiro Epstein

mother:
Eva (Reizin) Epstein

spouse:
Rebeca Schapiro

child:
Vivian Schapiro

child:
Caroline Schapiro