Founding Principal, FAIA
Born in Puerto Rico, Jonathan Marvel is an architect and urban designer with over 30 years of experience providing architectural, planning, community economic development and sustainable development of public spaces, educational institutions, single and multi-family housing, libraries, museums and large-scale mixed-use developments. With offices in New York City and San Juan, Jonathan Marvel, founding Principal at Marvel Architects, teaches at Pratt Institute’s Graduate School of Planning and Placemaking, and has taught as adjunct at Harvard, Parsons, Rice University, Washington University, and Syracuse. Jonathan is the recipient of national and international design awards, is co-chair of the NYAIA Planning and Urban Design Committee, sits on the boards of The Buckminster Fuller Institute, the Van Alen Institute, The Isamu Noguchi Museum, and Publicolor. Jonathan is also the founder of Truck Product Architecture, Rock 12 Security Architecture, and Citizen Designer, a participatory planning non profit.