John Kelsey Architect


Architect John Kelsey, who partnered with his USC classmate Thornton Ladd in the firm Ladd & Kelsey, designed many notable Southern California structures, including the CalArts complex, First Methodist Church in La Verne, and USC's Student Activities Complex.

Architect John Kelsey dies at 86; designer of Pasadena museum - La Times


1984 John Kelsey solo Exhibition
Bronze Eagle Series

Feingarten Galleries
Los Angeles, Ca

John Kelsey Architect A.I.A.E.

Specializing in Residential Design


Partner in the firm of Ladd & Kelsey, Architects
Pasadena, California

Ladd, Kelsey, Woodard, A.I.
Newport Beach, California

Specializing in a rich diversity of major institutional and commercial structures such as university buildings and complexes, hospital and medical buildings, office buildings, galleries and museum, financial institutions and department stores.

The firm won many Honor and Merit Awards for distinguished design.