EVERYTHING THAT’S BUILT MAKES AN IMPACT. 

LET’S MAKE AN IMPACT TO BE PROUD OF. 

We may be a 30 year old firm, but we still have the soul of a startup. Our team is energetic and passionate about design. We are flexible, agile, nonhierarchical, and obsessed with your success. We pride ourselves on being really easy to work with, so think of us as an extension of your team, leveraging our expertise to create something really special. 

WHAT IS ARCHITECTURE TO YOU?  

Crafting a definition of architecture that is universally accepted is quite possibly one of the more elusive pursuits one can attempt. It means something different to everyone. So, what does it mean to us?  Glad you asked! 

FOR US, ARCHITECTURE IS ABOUT PEOPLE. 

When done well, it stirs up an emotional connection to a place and a glimpse into who we are, what we believe, what we value. It reaches beyond just designing buildings. Architects use form, light, and material to create places where people feel valued, or focused, or inquisitive when we spend time there. It celebrates our humanity and makes us feel more connected to the world. Great architecture contributes to a just, sustainable, and equitable future. We believe that architecture is a tool for positive change, and we choose to lead by example.
We are so proud that our work has been able to positively impact the lives of children, educators, administrators and the community for over 30 years.  

 
 
 

WE HAVE WORKED WITH SOME AMAZING PEOPLE.

CLIENTS

Avon CSD
Bethlehem CSD
Binghamton CSD
Binghamton University
Bridge Ventures
Colgate University
Cornell University
Dormitory Authority State of New York
Groton CSD
Harpursville CSD
Highland CSD
Jamesville-DeWitt CSD
LaFayette CSD
Le Moyne
Liberty CSD
Liverpool CSD
MJ Engineering
Morristown CSD
Morrisville Eaton CSD
NYS Office of General Services
Onondaga Nation
Orenda Springs
Sauquoit Valley CSD
South Jefferson CSD
South Kortright CSD
State University Construction Fund
Stone Quarry Hill Art Park
SUNY Oneonta
SUNY Upstate
Syracuse CSD/Joint Schools Construction Board
Syracuse University
Thousand Islands CSD
University at Albany
Utica Mutual Insurance Company
Welliver McGuire
Westhill CSD
Whitney Point CSD
Windsor CSD
 

 

AND HAVE RECEIVED RECOGNITION FOR OUR WORK.

 

AWARDS

Binghamton City School District New MacArthur Elementary School

American School and University - William W. Caudill Citation (2016)

American Institute of Architects (AIA) New York State Excelsior Award (2016)

 

Binghamton City School District Helen Foley Theatre & Art Gallery Renovation

American School and University – Outstanding Design

 

Onondaga Nation Fire Station/Community Hall

American Institute of Architects (AIA) Central New York - 2015 Award of Excellence (2015)

 

Ashley McGraw Architects New Office

American Institute of Architects (AIA) Central New York - 2015 Award of Excellence (2015)

 

Altmar-Parish-Williamstown Central School District Net Zero Energy Media Center Addition

American Institute of Architects (AIA) Central New York – Citation for Design

 

Liberty Central School District Net Zero Energy Media Center Addition

American School and University – Citation

American Institute of Architects (AIA) Central New York – Citation for Design

 

Westhill Central School District Cherry Road Elementary School Addition

American School and University – Citation

American Institute of Architects (AIA) Central New York – Citation for Design

 

SUNY Cortland New Glass Tower Residence Hall

Award of Merit, New York Construction Magazine (2005)

Outstanding Design Award, Work in Progress, American School & University (2005)

 

Syracuse University Center of Excellence

Project Honor Award, American Institute of Architects, New York City Chapter

Project Honor, Boston Society of Architects

Project Honor, American Institute of Architects New York City Chapter Biennial Design Type Awards

 
 
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MACARTHUR ELEMENTARY

AIA Excelsior Award AWARD 2016

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ONONDAGA NATION FIRE STATION

AIA Central New York - 2015 Award of Excellence (2015)

ASHLEY MCGRAW ARCHITECTS 

American Institute of Architects (AIA) Central New York - 2015 Award of Excellence (2015)

WESTHILL ELEMENTARY

American School and University – Citation

SYRACUSE CENTER OF EXCELLENCE

Project Honor Award, American Institute of Architects, New York City Chapter