Project Description

Maria Garese

Project Manager


Maria Garese is a licensed architect in Brazil and holds a Masters of Architecture from the Illinois Institute of Technology. Her career spans over 10 years designing high-end residential, commercial and hospitality projects in Brazil and in the United States.

Her career path began with some of the most renowned architects in Brazil, such as UAD Ungaretti and Ana Luiza Previde and later, Debora Aguiar Arquitetos Associados, a leading Brazilian architectural firm. Most recently, she was a design consultant in Chicago, responsible for designing complete furnishing solutions for high-end residential projects throughout the United States. At Armazem, Maria works closely with architects, interior designers, real estate developers and residential clients on all stages of the implementation of their projects, from the conceptual design phase and technical documentation to logistics and project closure.

Maria is passionate about the city of Chicago and its architectural heritage. When she’s not working, she can be found bicycling all over the city or enjoying what the city has to offer with her beloved family.
(312) 852 3520


212 W. Superior Street – Chicago, IL 60654

Mon-Fri: 9am – 5pm
Sat: 10am – 4pm



1855 Griffin Road – Dania, FL 33004

Mon-Fri: 9am – 5pm
Sat: by appointment