About Us

Joel André and Georgie Márquez started Andre Marquez Architects, Inc. in 1993 in Virginia Beach, VA. The office moved to its current location in Norfolk, VA in 2002.

JoelJoel André received his BArch from Pratt Institute in NY, and is licensed to practice architecture in New York, the Commonwealth of Virginia, Maryland, and North Carolina. He is a member of the American Institute of Architects, NCARB, the National Fire Protection Association, and served as a Commissioner with the Historic Preservation Commission for the City of Portsmouth, VA. Mr. Andre was born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti and lived in New York before moving to Virginia in 1987.

GeorgieGeorgie Márquez obtained her BArch from Pratt Institute in NY, and is licensed to practice architecture in the Commonwealth of Virginia. She is active in several local and national organizations, including the AIA, NCARB, Hampton Road Chamber of Commerce, LEAD Hampton Roads, HRACRE and CREW. Ms. Márquez was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico and moved to New York to attend architecture school. She relocated to Virginia in 1987.


HRACRE 2016 Award

HRACRE 2016 Best Commercial/Retail Building – Award of Excellence – GovSolutions, Inc. Showroom


What we’re Saying or Seeing on Twitter…


- 7 days ago

1st African American member @AIANational. Sketched upside down to accommodate white clients who might not want to sit next to him. https://t.co/PeDupzMsOj #architecture #minorityarchitects #history https://t.co/VzP12O3wCM
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- 8 days ago

Google’s new subsea cable between the US and Europe is now online. Landing right here in @CityofVaBeach! https://t.co/wokQd3cz3B
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- 9 days ago

@ETGreshamCo Congratulations, Michelle! We'll deserved promotion. #Womeninconstruction
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