The Iribe Center for Computer Science and Innovation is the collaborative vision of Brendan Iribe, CEO and co-founder of Oculus VR, and the University of Maryland Department of Computer Science. Their goal to bring a piece of Silicon Valley to College Park. The building has a dramatic presence at the corner of Baltimore Avenue and […]
The Inn at Virginia Tech is a premier conference center, hotel and ballroom facility sited on an existing 18-hole golf course in southwestern Virginia. The landscape architecture complements the Gothic style architecture of the overall campus and is designed to recall the character of an elegant country retreat.
Eckerd College Master Plan and Library is one of many projects designed by Mahan Rykiel Associates that can be found across the globe. Mahan Rykiel Associates is internationally recognized in landscape architecture, urban design, planning and research.
Mahan Rykiel led the design team for the renovation of the Academic Quad, a significant landscape which includes the most historic and iconic buildings on campus, mature canopy trees and a broad sweeping lawn. A major infrastructure repair project provided the impetus for the renovation which displaced existing walkways and introduced temporary ones.
This project involves a 105,000 SF expansion of the existing Mudd-Levi Science Building on the Homewood campus. This will include state of the art laboratories, faculty offices, meeting/ seminar rooms and a student commons/coffee bar. Landscape development incorporates improvements to an existing courtyard and realigned pedestrian connections to the rest of campus.
As the result of an overall campus master plan, Johns Hopkins University identified the redevelopment of its open space system as the most critical project for implementation. Mahan Rykiel Associates, in conjunction with a team of architects and engineers, prepared an Open Space Plan which addressed circulation issues, with the goal of creating a pedestrian […]
Mahan Rykiel was part of a team that developed a master plan for Ithaca College in Ithaca, NY and was responsible for the landscape and open space analysis and recommendations component of the plan. Plan recommendations include creating a hierarchy of pedestrian pathways and open spaces to define a campus network and connect disparate portions […]
Mahan Rykiel (MRA) was part of a team that prepared a stakeholder-driven master plan for the Holderness School, a private boarding school in Plymouth, NH. The campus includes a relatively compact campus core and hundreds of acres of woodlands resulting in a distinctive campus setting.