About James Dupree Architect

office photoEducation and Affiliations

Bachelor of Science in Architecture, University of Virginia, 1978
Master of Architecture, University of Virginia, 1982
Registered Architect in Florida since 1984, AR0010382
Florida Corporate License as James Dupree Architect, P.A., AA26001139
Member: American Institute of Architects, ICA&CA


From 1983 to 2001, Dupree was employed by The Haskell Company in Jacksonville, Florida with positions culminating in Design Principal. He was responsible for the design of a variety of constructed projects, including:

  • retirement communities
  • mid-rise office buildings
  • oceanfront condominiums
  • industrial warehouses
  • shopping centers
  • airport passenger terminal
  • parking garages
  • outpatient clinics
  • assisted living facilities
  • nursing homes
  • swimming facilities
  • elementary schools
  • middle schools
  • college classroom buildings
  • day care centers
  • flight training facilities
  • bars and restaurants
  • golf course clubhouse
  • tennis training facility and clubhouse
  • high school gymnasium
  • college dormitory
  • branch bank
  • library
  • hospital
  • and others

Through this work, he developed skills that enable him to accommodate specific client needs and preferences with manipulations of shapes and styles that maintain a persistent sense of integrity while inspiring a poetic appreciation of the living world. From 2001 to present, as an independent architect, he has successfully focused on custom home design in northeast Florida.

He delights his clients with designs that are beautiful, function efficiently, and responsibly contribute to the world we all share. His goal is to make our world a better place by bringing his clients’ dreams to life.