G Zamir Garcia is an architect, artist, and the founder of designforadoption.com, a website promoting adoption awareness through art and design.
As an architect, Zamir has worked on numerous project types including research laboratory buildings and high-end residential projects. Of note Zamir has worked on the new addition to the Mercer Museum in Pennsylvania and the MIT Media Lab addition designed by Fumihiko Maki with Leers Weinzapfel Associates.
Zamir's art work has been exhibited in galleries in Dallas, New York, Boston, and most recently in Philadelphia. Prior to moving to Philadelphia, Zamir was a member of the McKinney Avenue Contemporary in Dallas and also involved in the SteelCase Showroom Artist program in Dallas.
Zamir received his Master's Degree in Architecture from the Harvard Graduate School of Design and his Bachelor in Environmental Design from Texas A&M University. Upon graduating from college, he spent a year studying painting at ITALART in the Tuscan hill town of Castiglion Fiorentino.
Voith & Mactavish Architects LLP, Philadelphia, PA, US, Associate
Project Manager and Project Designer, involved in design of cultural and academic projects, from initial design to construction administration.
Perkins+Will, Atlanta, GA, US, Project Architect
Science and Technology Studio - Project Architect involved in design and detailing of complex laboratory building exterior envelope.
Alan Wanzenberg Architect, New York, NY, US, Architect
High end residential - Involved in design and detailing of high end residential projects in New York.
Leers Weinzapfel Associates, Boston, MA, US, Architect
Harvard University, Boston, MA, US, MArch, M Arch
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, US, BArch, Architecture