2001 AIA GOLD MEDAL: As a pioneer in Postmodernism, late American architect Michael Graves was also part of The New York Five. Graves designed iconic landmark projects such as the Portland Building and the Denver Public Library, and also had an impressive portfolio of industrial designs, which were distributed by Alessi, Target, and J.C. Penney.
FROM THE FIRM:
Founded by AIA Gold Medalist Michael Graves and having celebrated their 50th anniversary in 2014, Michael Graves Architecture & Design (MGA&D) is recognized as one of the leading design firms in the world. By looking at every design opportunity aesthetically, empathetically and economically, MGA&D achieves transformative results for our clients. Focusing on the individual, we humanize design.
Offering a full spectrum of architectural design services, MGA&D’s iconic projects span the globe. The firm’s clients include Fortune 100 firms, international developers, educational institutions, governmental agencies and non-profit organizations. In addition, MGA&D has brought over 2,500 products to market for clients such as Target, Alessi, Stryker and Disney. With over 300 awards for design excellence, MGA&D is a unique, highly integrated multidisciplinary practice that offers strategic advantages to clients worldwide.