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Interior designer

Laura Blanco, American interior designer. Board directors Artists Community Federal Credit Union, 1988-1990; board member Off World Theatre, 2003-2005. Member American Society of Composers, American Latin Music Association.

Background

Blanco, Laura was born on July 3, 1956 in Havana, Cuba. Came to the United States, 1960. Daughter of Lauro and Marina (Mardones) Blanco.

Education

Studied landscape design, New York Botanical Gardens, 2000—2003. Studied interior design, New York School Interior Design, 2002—2004.

Career

Assistant box office treasurer, press agent Zev Bufman Entertainment, Inc., Orlando, St. Petersburg, Florida, 1978-1983. Press agent Kool Jazz Festival and Heritage Fair, Orlando, 1982. Producer Louisiana World Exposition Incorporated, New York Orleans, 1983-1984, Festival Ventures, Inc., Miami, Florida, 1985-1986.

Producer/director hispanic events Festival Productions, Incorporated, New York York City, 1986-1987. President Blanco Shainheit Productions, Blanco Shainheit Music, 1988—1999. Partner unanimo, 1992—1999.

President Laura Blanco Interiors, New York City, since 2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Producer (short film) The Summer of My Dreams, 1994, La Ciudad, 1995, (feature film, award winner Havana Film Festival, 1998), Perdida, 1998.

Membership

Board directors Artists Community Federal Credit Union, 1988-1990. Board member Off World Theatre, 2003-2005. Member American Society of Composers, American Latin Music Association.

Connections

Married Robert F. Shainheit, 1988.

father:
Lauro Blanco

mother:
Marina (Mardones) Blanco

spouse:
Robert F. Shainheit