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Daniel Kelley



News & Happenings

Construction has begun to relocate the Department of Art, Architecture, and Design to the Mountaintop Campus where they’ll find a new home in a high-bay space in Building C, a mid-century building originally constructed as the research labs for Bethlehem Steel. May 2018

Construction is underway at Puglisi Hall in the Roselle Center for the Arts, to transform the architecture and acoustics of the space to accommodate significant events by the University of Delaware Symphony Orchestra and Band, Wind Ensemble, Jazz Bands, and Choral Groups. May 2018

A new Academic Building for the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania is in the final stages of documentation. The building will shape a series of advanced classrooms for active learning, provide additional faculty offices, and incorporate student gathering spaces. November 2017

Schematic Design is underway for the renovation of Chandler Ullmann Hall at Lehigh University, which will become the home of the Mathematics and Psychology departments. Built in three phases from 1884-1937, it contributes to a precinct of century-old buildings that define the character of Lehigh’s hillside campus.November 2017

The Shipley School – Student Commons and Research Center received a 2017 Bronze Award from the AIA Pennsylvania. The project creates a new campus green with facilities for Student Life and Academic Life shaping the two ends. October 2017

MGA Partners received two awards at this year’s AIA Philadelphia Design Awards Ceremony held at the Kimmel Center. The Perelman Auditorium at the Philadelphia Museum of Art received a Design Excellence Award and the Maltz Performing Arts Center at Case Western Reserve University received a Divine Detail Award. October 2017

The Shipley School – Student Commons and Research Center received a 2017 Historic Preservation Award from the Lower Merion Township Historical Commission. October 2017

MGA recently completed construction on the Germantown Friends School Early Childhood Program's new Center City location in the Curtis Center. Directly across from Washington Square, the 10,000sf space includes light-filled classrooms, a movement studio, and art & science rooms. October 2017

Mary Keefe recently presented at Janney Montgomery Scott’s Women’s Interactive Network 2017 Annual Conference. Janney is a leading financial services firm, whose conference was attended by 175 members from its offices located primarily on the East Coast. Mary participated in a conversation with a panel of two other Philadelphia women leaders on the topic of social capital. October 2017

The Center for Biomedical & Brain Imaging at the University of Delaware recently received a Brick in Architecture Award. The Brick Industry Association hosts an annual juried awards program, with projects from around the country, recognizing outstanding and resilient design. July 2017

Dan Kelley recently presented at the 2017 Perspective USA conference in NYC. The presentation, Sustainability in Practice, was an exploration of the meaning of sustainable design in our practice, tracing its impact through a legacy of history, community, and artistic and professional growth. July 2017