Cultural + Civic

MCA traditionally serves clients who own, occupy and maintain their own physical environments. A very high percentage of our clients are large institutions that lead in their sectors regionally, nationally and globally. They expect the highest levels of design quality and responsive service and inspire us to continually improve the way we do business to serve their changing needs. We are particularly proud of the confidence that our clients have placed in our efforts through a large amount of repeat work awarded to MCA. An abbreviated list of Cultural + Civic project types we have completed served over the years includes:

  • Ascension Lutheran Church

      Addition/Renovation
  • Baltimore City

      Clarence Mitchell Courthouse Arcade Retention
  • Baltimore County

      Allegheny Building Adaptive Re-use
  • Baltimore Museum of Art

      Thalheimer & May Wing Renovation
      West Wing Renovation
      Gallery Renovations
      Multiple Building Envelope Renovations
  • City of Hyattsville Maryland

      Comprehensive Facility Management Assessment
  • Elizabethtown College

      Gibble Auditorium
      High Library Archive Renovation
  • Emmanuel Episcopal Church

      Exterior Restoration of an Historic Church
  • Govanstowne Community Association

      Streetscape Revitalization
  • Harvard College

      Dumbarton Oaks Museum and Library
  • Loyola University Maryland

      Art Gallery Renovation
  • McDaniel College

      Alumni Hall
      Art Studio Addition
      Baker Chapel Renovation
      Decker Auditorium Modernization
      Hoover Library Renovation
  • National Park Service

      Visual Assessments:
      Joshua Tree National Park
      Petrified Forest National Park
      San Francisco Maritime National Historic Park
      World War II Valor in the Pacific
  • Office of Administrative Hearings Court Facility and Law Library

      Renovation/Adaptive Reuse to New Court Facility
  • Smithsonian Institution

      MCA has completed over 12 contacts for Smithsonian Institute since 1989
      Air & Space Museum Renovations
      American Art & Portrait Gallery Renovations
      Castle Building Renovations
      Cooper Hewitt Museum Renovations (New York)
      Freer Gallery of Art Renovations
      Hirshhorn Museum Renovations
      Museum of Natural History Renovations
  • St. Patricks Roman Catholic Church

      Historic Church Restoration
  • St. Thomas Episcopal Church

      New Fellowship Hall
  • U.S. Navy, Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia

      Religious / Family Services Center RFP Preparation
  • U.S. Navy, National Naval Medical Center Bethesda, Maryland

      Clark Auditorium
  • United States Naval Academy

      Historic Chapel Restoration
  • University of Maryland College Park

      Chincoteague Hall Renovation
      McKeldin Library Renovation
  • Walters Art Museum

      Multiple Relocations and Renovations
  • Wyoming General Services Division

      Space Planning Study