Jorge Luis Arias

Jorge Luis Arias

Hamburg, DE

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Licensed architect in Germany with 10 years’ experience within Latin America, US and recently working at Höhler + Partner Architekten & Ingenieure developing the MIN-Forum + Informatik Campus university building within HOAI phase 5 in Hamburg, Germany.  


Höhler + Partner Architekten & Ingenieure, Hamburg, DE, Architect

Currently developing the MIN-Forum + Informatik Campus university building within HOAI phase 5 preparing construction documents, detail drafting and furthermore, construction on-site communication for the implementation.

Jan 2023 - current

blrm Architekt*innen, Hamburg, DE, Architect

Worked on design development and building permit documents (HOAI LP 2-4) for the Kammerspiele INgolstadt in the state of Bavaria, Germany

May 2021 - Sep 2022

Pysall Stahrenberg und Partner (PSP Architekten Ingenieure), Hamburg, DE, Project Lead

Responsible for projects and project developments within the Latin American region. Consultant for industrial production buildings for Volkswagen AG.

Jan 2019 - Apr 2021

GRAFT Architekten, Berlin, DE, Architect

Worked on a large scale development commercial project located in France (LPH 1-5)

Feb 2017 - Dec 2018

Ennead Architects, New York, NY, US, Studio Architect

Worked on two international contests developing plans, diagrams, schemes and 3D modeling, two high rise developments from Schematic Design (SD) to drafting for a DOB submission, two concept proposals for public buildings in United States, and two concept phase building proposals for China

Sep 2013 - Sep 2014

Earth Matter New York, New York, NY, US, Graphic Designer

Graphic Designer for the Department of Sanitation New York

Sep 2013 - Apr 2014

Jorge Luis Arias Architecture, Santa Cruz, BO, Owner

Innomat Pavillion Project as Architecture Designer and Constructor for Innomat Import Company at Expocasa Design Fair
El Sol Pavillion as Architecture Designer and Constructor for El Sol newspaper pavilion at Fexpocruz Design Fair

Sep 2010 - Sep 2013

Marisabel Abularach Studio, Santa Cruz, BO, Design & Project Architect

Poject Designer & Architect for five large scale commercial shopping centers from Design Schematics to Design Development phases.

Jun 2012 - Aug 2013

Avanzza Group, Santa Cruz, BO, Architectural Consultant

Design Development for a commercial massive market in the suburbs of the city

Nov 2012 - Dec 2012

Arquitectual, Santa Cruz, BO, Intern

Architecture Designer, Schematics and Design Development for Residential Developments

Feb 2011 - Apr 2011


Technische Universität Wien, Vienna, AT, MArch, Master of Architecture

Feb 2016 - Oct 2016

University of Applied Arts Vienna, Vienna, AT, MArch, Studio Zaha Hadid - Studio Kazuyo Sejima

Sep 2015 - Feb 2016

Universidad Privada de Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, BO, BArch, Undergraduate

Jan 2007 - Oct 2012


National Competition of Thesis Projects Bolivia, 1st Place

First place winner in the NATIONAL COMPETITION OF THESIS PROJECTS BOLIVIA “Technologies applied in Architecture”


Leading Innovation in Resilient Waterfront Design, 2nd Place

Part of the design team, competition runner-up & winner “Leading Innovation in Resilient Waterfront Design” New York, NY


Academic Scholarship, 2nd Place

Excelence in Academic Achievement Scholarship having attained Second Place overall average at UPSA School of Architecture 2009-2011


Best Architectural Design, Honorable Mention

Mention of Honor for BEST ARCHITECTURE DESIGN for Exposition Fair of Santa Cruz


World Childrens Drawing Contest, 3rd Place

Bronze Prize for the Worlds Children’s Drawing Contest


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