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FACES 2017

24 Aug Honolulu Magazine – 2017 Faces of Hawaii

To MGA president/director of design Matt Gilbertson, AIA, architecture is all about community. “In a world dominated by texts, tweets and hashtags, our most important role is to design places that really support us engaging, face-to-face, sharing ideas and communicating.” Working with healthcare principal Marni...

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24 Aug HONOLULU MAGAZINE – 2016 FACES OF HAWAII

Surf’s up! MGA Architecture always works hard to bring expressive design and a local flavor to everything they do. As a premier design firm responsible for creating—and recreating—many of our local landmarks, MGA brings talent and credibility to any development team for projects across all...

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16 Jun Honolulu Magazine – 2015 Faces of Hawaii

THE FACE OF ARCHITECTURE: From a wide-eyed start three months into the “Great Recession” to multiple PBN’s “Fastest 50” showings, design awards and current #9 on “The List,” MGA Architecture has been climbing to new heights! So what is their secret? “It’s rather basic really,” says MGA Founder Matt Gilbertson. “This...

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16 Jun People on the Move – Jeff Morrison

Jeff Morrison MGA Architecture recognizes senior architect and designer Jeff Morrison for his exceptional experience in all aspects of residential architecture and interior design. At MGA, Jeff is a significant reason for our growing clientele in single and multifamily residential projects. Article Link  ...

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12 May MGA wins a NAIOP Hawaii Kukulu Hale Award

On Friday May 8, NAIOP Hawaii presented MGA Architecture with a Kukulu Hale Award for the Waikiki Business Plaza Exterior Renovations project at their annual awards program at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel.  In presenting the award to MGA President Matt Gilbertson, the jury acknowledged the project's "enhancements to the landmark...

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16 Apr People on the Move – Jean Tracy

Jean Tracy Jean Tracy, AIA, LEED AP, an award-winning international architect specializes in resort communities and luxury apartment living. She has 20+ years of design experience in architecture and planning with projects ranging from six-star resorts and premium commercial buildings to high-end vacation homes. Article Link...

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beyond hospital walls

12 Mar Beyond Hospital Walls

In recent years, healthcare organizations have been increasingly expanding into the community with outpatient facilities located in shopping malls and mobile clinics. This makes healthcare more convenient and easily accessible to the general population, as well as moves costly hospital patient care outside of the...

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03 Mar People On the Move – Ron Barber

Ron Barber Principal, director of project management at MGA Architecture Barber, AIA, NCARB, LEED, AP, was the founding partner and manager of an Oregon architectural firm for over three decades prior to relocating to Hawaii nearly 3 years ago. He brings 43 years of diverse project management...

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