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04.08.22
OPN Architects expands to Minneapolis
Throughout our 40 year history, OPN Architects has fostered an entrepreneurial spirit by consistently nurturing talent and embracing opportunity. OPN’s latest expansion exemplifies this legacy. We are thrilled to announce the opening our Minneapolis studio.   Led by ...
08.04.22
Corporate transformation, public library honored by AIA Wisconsin

Springs Window Fashions and Waunakee Public Library have both been recognized with a 2022 Merit Awards from AIA Wisconsin for excellence in architectural design and construction. With welcoming and vibrant spaces that embrace openness and light, both Springs …

06.16.22
OPN is proud to be a place of empathy and inclusivity

The built environment has a powerful effect on humanity. As architects, we have an obligation to not only advocate for equitable and inclusive environments but to actively participate in the resolution of systemic problems that are at the …

06.09.22
12 interns spend their summer at OPN

Each summer OPN welcomes interns because we firmly believe in the importance of growing and fostering the next generation of architects. We grow and learn from these emerging professionals as much as they do from working side-by-side seasoned …

05.12.22
New Hires, Familiar Faces

We are excited to welcome back Bethanie Zeller and Andru Meiners and say hello for the first time to Nick Woods! Bethanie and Nick have tripled our number in OPN’s Minneapolis studio. Bethanie who worked in our Cedar …

05.12.22
3 projects honored for excellence in interior design

A wine shop, public library, & fire station – all honored with an International Interior Design Association Award.   Square Wine Company Transformed from a vacant corporate bank into a comfortable, welcoming retail environment, Square Wine Company received …

04.08.22
OPN Architects expands to Minneapolis

Throughout our 40 year history, OPN Architects has fostered an entrepreneurial spirit by consistently nurturing talent and embracing opportunity. OPN’s latest expansion exemplifies this legacy. We are thrilled to announce the opening our Minneapolis studio.   Led by …

01.26.22
OPN welcomes Tate Walker as Associate Principal

We are excited to announce that Tate Walker, AIA, LEED Fellow, WELL AP,  has be promoted to Associate Principal, joining OPN’s leadership team. In his more than two-decades as an architect, Tate has established himself as a nationally …

01.26.22
Toby Olsen Joins OPN Leadership

We are happy to announce that Toby Olsen, AIA, has been promoted to our leadership team as an Associate Principal. Toby has been with OPN Architects since 2009 when he graduated from the University of Nebraska with a …

01.18.22
Joseph Feldmann joins OPN leadership as Associate Principal

OPN Architects is pleased to announce the promotion of Joseph Feldmann, AIA, to a new leadership role as Associate Principal. Joe, who started at OPN in 2002 as a college intern, has established himself as a leader in …

01.16.22
2022 promotions recognize passion & purpose

We would like to congratulate the staff members who have received promotions in 2022.  Exemplifying persistent growth and passion, these individuals have driven many projects to success in their time at OPN. Their experience shows the sharpened efficiency and …