• “It puts a smile on my face every time I come to work…The genius of the building is in the way it honors the Eagles’ history while redefining the organization for the future.”

    Jeffrey Lurie, Chairman & CEO, Philadelphia Eagles
  • “Michael Graves is an architect for whom design has no boundaries. There is no such thing as an insignificant object.”

    Michael Eisner, Former President, Disney Corporation
  • “MGA&D's response to the Bank’s programming needs was attentive, professional and creative. The firm worked closely with Bank staff to fulfill our requirements and vision for the facility, producing a strikingly original design that well exceeded the Bank’s expectations.”

    Rear Admiral Robert Smith III, USN (Ret.), Former VP, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
  • “Michael Graves has created art that surrounds our lives.”

    Former President Bill Clinton
  • “I hope that Michael continues to design this world and deploy his superb abilities as an architect in order to tell us a tale of distinct ages or eras to come.”

    Aldo Rossi

Honors and Acknowledgments


In addition to more than twenty five Good Design Awards bestowed by The Chicago Athenaeum, MGA&D has won numerous IDEA Awards from the Industrial Designers society of America for a variety of products designed for Target including the original “Pop Art” toaster, the cordless hanging wall phone, the paper shredder and most recently, the flexible desk lamp. ID Magazine has also acknowledged MGA&D with awards for the Alessi Peppermill, carpet designs for Vorwerk, a hammered silver candy dish for Swid Powell and the “Prep.E” kitchen prep set for Dansk, among others.