University of Minnesota
It’s about chemistry.
We understand that selecting an architect is really about finding that team that is the right fit. We believe every great vision must embody our partner and client’s aspirations. The best way to do this is through collaborative dialogue. We seek diversity in our partners, clients, and projects because we believe passionately that success lies in bringing people and perspectives together. A truly successful project is not only one that is beautifully designed and exceeds our clients expectations, it is one where a lasting relationship is fostered and forged.
We look forward to meeting you soon.
TATE WALKER, AIA, LEED Fellow, WELL AP KRISTIN LEWIS, AIA, LEED AP
ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL
Higher education expertise
Partners with higher education clients throughout the Midwest since 1979
70+ Design Awards
A plan for your future
Master plans are roadmaps that help campuses anticipate and respond to constantly evolving needs.
Working with us
What you can expect from us
an ego-free & respectful, collaborative spirit
a mutually beneficial and successful partnership
local expertise with boots on the ground
University of Iowa College of Pharmacy
For more than 125 years, the University of Iowa College of Pharmacy has led the way in educating pharmacists and pharmaceutical scientists. The college is well known for its high-quality pharmacy education, advanced practice models, patient care, drug discovery, product development, and contract manufacturing. With a new, state-of-the-art building, Iowa pharmacy can continue to deliver a contemporary pharmacy education and prepare its graduates to be the health care leaders and scientists of the future. The University of Iowa College of Pharmacy’s new, state-of-the-art building is a space commensurate to the college’s world-class contemporary pharmacy education that prepares its graduates to be the health care leaders and scientists of the future.University of Iowa College of Pharmacy
What we're saying
What our clients are saying
The vision and execution of these successful projects is due in large part to the OPN team. They listened, they developed innovative solutions, and they participated in every aspect of the meetings in order to achieve the successful outcomes. They were a true partner with the Tippie College of Business. They helped us realize new and innovative spaces for our students to work and relax in. Some of the comments students have made about the spaces are: "excellent", "vibrant", "very useful", and "awesome".Jim Chaffee, Assistant Dean, University of Iowa Tippie College of Business
Get in touchKristin Lewis, Principal-in-Charge
100 Court Ave., Suite 100
Des Moines, Iowa 50309