Architectural Design Studio

for public & private sectors

Architecture with People in Mind

JMV Architect (JMV) is a design award-winning architectural firm specialized in commercial, residential, community facilities and educational building types for the public and private sectors. We are a dedicated and experienced team of professionals who are passionate about architecture and committed to serving our clients in a diligent, cost-effective, and timely manner.



Jacqueline Velez, Founder and Principal, works one-on-one with clients, through meetings and design schemes, to achieve project goals. JMV nurtures a firm culture where honesty and integrity serve as the basis behind all decisions.

Our Services

  • Feasibility Studies

  • Architectural Design

  • Space Planning

  • Contract Documents

  • Bidding and Negotiation

  • Construction Administration

  • Building Codes & Zoning Analysis

  • Governmental Agency Approvals

Architectural Work for Religious Center

Al-Iman Center, Astoria, NY

We Lead The Way Through
Creativity, Sustainability, Design and Innovation!


75-02/22 Broadway, LLC, Elmhurst, NY

Why Us?

  • Jacqueline Velez, Founder & Principal, has over 35 years of professional experience in the design and construction industry.

  • As a Registered Architect, she is fully engaged in all projects from inception to completion to ensure client's goals are met based on design, code compliance and the environment.

  • As a small firm, we pride ourselves in our collective process of engaging our clients through personalized services to achieve the best design solutions.

  • We add value to our firm’s success by cultivating business relationships with clients and many governmental agencies.

  • As a mentor to the next-generation, Jacqueline Velez serves as a host for Student-Internship Mentoring Program to elevate the next aspiring designers. Through many tasks, Jacqueline and her team continue to guide students to achieve higher goals within the industry.

Our Team

We are a team of design professionals dedicated to enhancing the building user’s experience. We work cohesively with all stakeholders to exceed the client’s expectations, achieve the project’s goals, within the specified constraints of scope, schedule, budget and quality.

We create an environment that fosters interaction and integration among project participants to achieve effective coordination. We establish effective lines of communication, focus on goals, and results to provide the best design solutions for any challenging task.