Who We Are

M-A ARCHITECTS provides a full range of architectural and planning services throughout the Denver metro area. Founder and principal architect, John Matthews, is the driving force behind this innovative firm, producing notable and award-winning commercial, residential & custom architectural design that has enhanced the Colorado landscape for several decades.

Located in the heart of historic downtown Littleton, their work space offers a dynamic environment for inspired design and participation in the rapidly growing and changing city center.

Their full-service approach and wide-range of talent and experience enables them to execute each project with the highest degree of professionalism, creativity/craftmanship and adherence to established budgets. From site selection through project completion, their involvement in each stage of the design process brings forth beautiful, environmentally sensitive and cost-efficient architecture.

The blend of exceptional architectural design and meticulous project management are trademark to m-a architects, and testament to the several decades of success their firm has celebrated. The strong level of knowledge, talent and expertise of designers and engineers, ensures success in each aspect of a project, from aesthetics to function.

Award-winning architect and founder JOHN MATTHEWS leads a talented staff of architects and CADD draftsmen. Matthews earned his architectural degree from the University of Arizona in 1982 and has a broad range of experience in commercial and residential architecture, including an eight-year tenure as Vice President of Architecture for M.D.C. Holdings in Denver, where he was responsible for national product development for MDC/Richmond American Homes. During this time, and since he started M-A Architects, he has received numerous national and regional design awards, has served on the housing committee for the American Institute of Architects and has had his architecture featured in publications including Colorado Homes and Lifestyles, Western Architecture and Sources and Design.

BRAD EICKMAN earned a technical architecture degree from Southeast Community College in Nebraska in 1980, and is a licensed Colorado Architect. He is Manager of Production for single family, multi-family and commercial projects for M-A Architects.

JOHN & BRAD have been working together on architectural projects for more than 20 years. Their partnership provides a strong combination of architectural design, project management and technical services.

Our Team


John Matthews

Principal Architect

Brad Eickman

Project Architect

Marty Larson

Architectural Technician

Brady Fitzgerald

3D Artist/Arch Designer

Rink Swanson