We’re humbled to have been recognized by many local and global institutions.



City of Philadelphia Commerce Department and the Community Design Collaborative Storefront Challenge, Best Overall Design: PhillyCAM

Context Magazine, 06 2016

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia "Wait, Play, Learn"

The Philadelphia Inquirer, 05 2016

Eastern State tackles true terror: Mass incarceration

BBC, 05 2016

Eastern State Penitentiary: "Inside decaying US prison, former inmates are guides"

Keystone Edge, 11 2016

Stunning National Museum of Industrial History opens in Bethlehem

The Morning Call, 08 2016

Insider's Guide: Exploring Bethlehem's National Museum of Industrial History

The Philadelphia Inquirer, 08 2016

Commentary: Linking the past and future of Pa. innovation

The Wall Street Journal, 08 2016

Paying Homage to the Building of America at the National Museum of Industrial History

Midland Live, 05 2016

Dow Gardens to build elevated walkway up to 40 feet off the ground

The Huffington Post, 07 2016

New Philly Digs for InterAct Theatre

American Theatre, 01 2016

Doors Open at the Drake

Non-profit Quarterly, 05 2016

First Major U.S. Museum Exhibit on Mass Incarceration Blends Advocacy with Education

HGTV, 01 2016

Colorful Colonial-Style Home

PhillyCAM, 10 2016

PhillyCAM: New community radio station sounds in Philadelphia



HGTV Fresh Faces of Design: Goat Hollow


Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums, "Buildy" Award


IES Philadelphia Section Philament Award with BEAM, ltd.

HGTV, 11 2015

Step Inside This Warm and Welcoming Urban Bistro

The New York Times, 06 2015

"Brooklyn Botanic’s New Discovery Garden, Not Just for Kids"



City of Philadelphia Commerce Department and the Community Design Collaborative Storefront Challenge, Best Overall Design

HGTV Magazine, 12 2014

"A Vibrant Kitchen Makeover," HGTV visits the Cohen residence in Mt. Airy.

DETAIL, 12 2014

"Out on a Limb" is featured in international compendium of technical architectural design.



PA Brownfields Conference, Extreme Makeover Award

Wall Street Journal, 04 2013

"The House with a Surprise Inside"

Passport Magazine, 03 2013

"Letting in Light and Air: New Architectural Gem in Cornwall, Conn."

DETAILS, 08 2013

Korean architecture magazine features tree canopy walk.

Philadelphia Style, 09 2013

"Branching Out" article about Seidenberg house.

Philadelphia Magazine, 01 2013

Philadelphia Magazine chose MA&D's Cohen Project as one of the city's top five "Dream Kitchens."

College Planning & Management, 02 2013

The University Center Expansion Project at Widener University is a Facility Focus feature in the latest issue.

Connecticut Magazine, 03 2013

"Home at Last"--writer Maria LaPiana spotlights the unique design of the Spence House project in Connecticut Magazine.



International Galvanizing Awards, Paris, France, Highly Commended project


PA Society of American Registered Architects, Design Award of Merit

Mondo Arc, 01 2012

Premiere lighting design magazine features MA&D's collaboration with Beam, LTD. on the design of Valley Green Bank in Philadelphia, PA.

Green Source Magazine, 03 2012

Sustainable design magazine showcases tree canopy walk.

Condé Nast Traveler, 06 2012

The world's premiere travel magazine features tree canopy walk.

Architect Magazine, 11 2012

Alan Metcalfe quoted for his use of natural materials.

The Inquirer, 12 2012

"Rethinking the Front Door" - Cohen house.

Context Magazine, 09 2012

Seidenberg House featured.

Hand to Hand Journal: Association of Children's Museum, 09 2012

"Making A Case for Mess" article by Aaron Goldblatt.

Philadelphia Business Journal, 05 2012

"Space for Rent to Artists, Entrepreneurs from CultureWorks."


Architectural Products, 01 2011

Alan Metcalfe goes out on a limb and finds gold.

The Exeter Bulletin, 12 2011

"Architect Up a Tree."

AIA Philadelphia, 01 2011

Annual directory features tree canopy walk on cover.

Chutzpah, 03 2011

Magazine calls Camp JRF Eco-Village an "amazing adventure."

TASARIM, 03 2011

Turkish magazine features Camp JRF Eco-Village.

Philly Magazine, 11 2011

"Work of Art."



International “Making Cities Livable Green Places” Award


AIA Pennsylvania, Architectural Excellence Award


AIA Philadelphia Awards for Design Excellence, Gold Medal Award


American Association of Museums, Excellence in Exhibition Design Award


American Galvanizers Association, Hot-Dip Galvanizing Excellence Award


Best of Philly® Awards

Landscape Architecture, 03 2010

"Treetops as Teachers."

Awesome Drawing of Tree Canopy Walk!, 01 2010

Architectural rendering of tree canopy walk at Morris Arboretum by future architect/artist Colton, 6.

Casabella, 11 2010

Italian architecture magazine features tree canopy walk.

Travel & Leisure, 05 2010

"Walk among the Treetops at Philly's Morris Arboretum."

TASARIM, 12 2010

Turkish magazine features tree canopy walk.

C3, 01 2010

Korean architecture magazine features tree canopy walk.

Metropolis Magazine, 04 2010

"Flirting with Danger."

Jewish Exponent, 12 2010

"What's New at Summer Camp? An Eco-Village."

Town & Country, 04 2010

"On the Town: Out on a Limb."



Associated Builders and Contractors, Southeast PA, Merit Construction Award of Excellence for Best Unique Construction Project


PA Society of Registered Architects, Design Award of Honor


Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia, Grand Jury Winner

Inquirer, 05 2009

"Hanging with the Rug Rats."

Philadelphia Business Journal, 07 2009

CEO File, Alan Metcalfe.

Philadelphia Inquirer, 08 2009

"Changing Skyline: Getting a bird's eye view of the trees."

Museum Magazine, 09 2009

"Out on a Limb."



Industrial Perforators Association Design Contest, Honorable Mention


Mid-Atlantic Construction Magazine Best of 2008 – Small Projects Winner



Metal Architecture Design Awards, Renovations Winner


American Association of Museums MUSE Awards, Honorable Mention


American School & University Educational Interiors Showcase Competition, Featured Project


Industrial Perforators Association Design Contest, Honorable Mention


Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia, Award of Recognition

The Philadelphia Inquirer, 12 2007

"Changing Skyline," Brandywine workshop to brighten South Broad Street - Inga Saffron.

Phillymag.com, 10 2007

"Thinking Small."