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Opsis strives to engage the greater community through traditional news outlets, videos, social media and publishing in-depth case studies of our projects. Check back here for the latest news and information on what’s going on in our studio. Media Inquiries: Sabina Poole, Marketing Director, sabina@opsisarch.com, 503-943-6236

Opsis Selected as Architect for the University of Idaho Arena

Opsis Selected as Architect for...

Rendering Courtsey of Opsis | Hastings+Chivetta | KPFF
Portland, Oregon-based Opsis ...
Between the First & Last Mile: Opsis Presents at 2017 Living Future unConference

Between the First & Last...

Opsis Architecture, in partnership with Ecotrust and Cattail Creek Lamb, recently ...
UO Price Science Commons Recognized in Portland Business Journal’s “19 Noteworthy Projects from Portland’s Top Architects”

UO Price Science Commons...

We are honored to have the University of Oregon Price Science Commons included ...
Bend’s Simpson Pavilion Receives Architectural Showcase 30th Annual Public Recreation Recognition from Athletic Business, June 2017

Bend’s Simpson Pavilion...

Opsis Architecture and The Pavilion (Bend Park & Recreation District) was recently ...

UO Price Science Library Leading...

The Sextant group speaks about the the success of the Visualization Lab at the Opsis ...
Opsis Teams with Oregon ZooTeens for Living Future 2017 Workshop

Opsis Teams with Oregon ZooTeens...

Opsis and ZooTeens unite at this year’s Living Future unConference. May ...
Building 5 Renovation Helps PCC Earn Construction Industry Awards

Building 5 Renovation Helps PCC...

This article was originally posted on Portland Community College – 22 May ...
Zoo’s new Education Center earns ‘Top Project’ awards

Zoo’s new Education Center...

Conservation education hub earns top honors at annual DJC awards banquet This article ...
Opsis Projects Receive Top DJC Awards Recognition

Opsis Projects Receive Top DJC...

This article was originally posted on DJC Oregon 18 May 2017 More than 600 people gathered ...
“First Thursday: Architects in Schools” – Local Student Mentorships Featured in Business Tribune

“First Thursday: Architects...

Mentorships in elementary schools showcase final exhibits at downtown architecture ...
Opsis Receives JUST Social Justice Label

Opsis Receives JUST Social Justice...

May 10, 2017 – Portland, Ore. – Opsis has received the JUST Social Justice Label. ...
See the Light:  University of Oregon Allan Price Science Commons and Research Library

See the Light: University of...

May 1, 2017 – Portland, Ore. – Transformative Campus Library Renovation and Addition ...
Oregon Zoo Education Center Opens

Oregon Zoo Education Center Opens

May 1, 2017 – Portland, Ore. – The Oregon Zoo’s new Education Center, designed ...
Campus of Hope: A Design Studio at the University of Oregon in Portland

Campus of Hope: A Design Studio at...

February 26, 2017 – Portland, Ore. – Opsis Architecture leads UO Design Studio, ...
Opsis Promotes Joe Baldwin, Jennie Cambier, and John Shorb

Opsis Promotes Joe Baldwin, Jennie...

  February 8, 2017 – Portland, Ore. – Opsis Architecture announces the promotion ...
Opsis is Hiring

Opsis is Hiring

We are hiring! Join our team. Portland, Oregon-based Opsis Architecture is searching ...
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Opsis’ Heather DeGrella to Present at 2016 International PUARL Conference

Opsis’ Heather DeGrella to...

Opsis’ Heather DeGrella will speak with the 2016 International PUARL Conference ...
University of Oregon Price Science Library Opens with Grand Results

University of Oregon Price Science...

The University of Oregon Price Science Commons Library reopened October 2016 after ...
Coyote Center is a 2016 Athletic Business Facilities of Merit Winner

Coyote Center is a 2016 Athletic...

2016 Facilities of Merit: Coyote Center | Chandler-Gilbert Community College

Judges ...
Gonzaga’s new student center is a bustling social hub

Gonzaga’s new student center...

Retail mall features, comfortable furniture, and floor-to-ceiling glass add vibrancy ...
Gonzaga’s John J. Hemmingson Center – transforming the student experience

Gonzaga’s John J. Hemmingson...

After years of dreams, planning, and hard work, the new John J. Hemmingson Center is ...
The Redd is the 2015 Resilience Winner of SXSW Eco

The Redd is the 2015 Resilience...

2015 Resilience Winner

Beyond sustainable, these designs contribute to a more adaptive, ...
Second Story’s Interactive Welcome Wall at Gonzaga University John J. Hemmingson Center

Second Story’s Interactive...

Interactive wall installations bring to life Gonzaga’s ever-evolving narrative, ...
Reed College Performing Arts Building Wins National USITT Award

Reed College Performing Arts...

Each year the United States Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT) recognizes the ...
Christopher F. White Rememberance

Christopher F. White Rememberance

Our community has lost a great friend and consummate professional in the passing of ...
Hood River claims first ‘Net Zero Energy’ public school in the U.S.

Hood River claims first ‘Net...

    By Wendy Culverwell
Staff Reporter
Sustainable Business Oregon The ...
Pacific University to Refresh University Center at Forest Grove Campus

Pacific University to Refresh...

  Pacific University’s Online Newsroom
By: Joe Lang   Apr 7, 2014 Washburne ...
Opsis is proud to announce the promotion of three of our staff: Paul Kinley, Christopher F. White and Pat Sanchez

Opsis is proud to announce the...

  Paul was recently promoted to Associate Principal at Opsis Architecture. Paul has ...
Reed College’s Performing Arts Building was selected for the “Beauty of Wood” 2014 National US Wood Design Award

Reed College’s Performing Arts...

The Reed College Performing Arts Building (PAB) consolidates theatre, dance and music ...
Design Studio led by Jim Kalvelage and Joe Baldwin featured on OregonLive.com

Design Studio led by Jim Kalvelage...

University of Oregon students showcase Beaverton performing arts center designs ...
LEED Certification: Hood River Middle School

LEED Certification: Hood River...

From Green CE
www.greence.com The new building provides a home for the school’s ...
Pringle Creek Painters Hall Featured in Passive House+ Magazine

Pringle Creek Painters Hall...

  — Originally published in Issue 1 Volume 1 of Passive House+ — 
The creation of ...
“A Building That Teaches” — Hood River Middle School in High Performance Buildings Magazine

“A Building That...

— Article written by Opsis’ Chris Brown, AIA; and Interface Engineering’s ...
Pringle Creek Leads Way With Porous Concrete

Pringle Creek Leads Way With...

The Pringle Creek housing community in Salem was designed from the pavement up to be ...
Path To Net Zero – the Hood River Middle School Music and Science Building

Path To Net Zero – the Hood...

The Hood River Middle School Case Study from Energy Trust of Oregon on Vimeo. More information ...
The Beauty of Zero – Painters Hall Showcased In Trim Tab Magazine

The Beauty of Zero –...

From our earliest childhood interactions we are taught to reward those with the highest ...
“Cultivating the Next Generation” – Hood River Middle School Featured in Green Source Magazine

“Cultivating the Next...

Cultivating the Next Generation Three ways green schools are reconnecting children ...
Second Story’s Interactive Media at the University of Oregon Ford Alumni Center

Second Story’s Interactive...

When the visionary leadership of the University of Oregon’s Alumni Association ...
Rick Bartow’s Art at the UO Alumni Center and WOU Health and Wellness

Rick Bartow’s Art at the UO...

Rick Bartow’s graceful artwork adorns the walls of two of Opsis’s recently ...
Opsis Profiled on ARCHITECT Magazine as Part of Their Coverage of the 2012 COTE Top Ten Awards

Opsis Profiled on ARCHITECT...

Opsis Architecture was recently profiled on ARCHITECT Magazine as part of their continuing ...
Arts and Allied Health Building at Pierce College

Arts and Allied Health Building at...

Hear about the collaborative design process that lead to the multidisciplinary, award ...
Pierce College Rainier Science and Technology Building Sustainability Case Study

Pierce College Rainier Science and...

This dynamic new LEED Gold facility uses building systems as an integral part of the ...
Western Washington University Wade King Student Rec Center Sustainability Case Study

Western Washington University Wade...

As one of the of the first recreation facilities in the country to pursue LEED® certification, ...
Western Washington University Sustainability Case Study

Western Washington University...

The Academic Instructional Center (AIC) represents the University’s latest innovative ...
The Oregonian Features Reed College’s New Performing Arts Building Currently Under Construction

The Oregonian Features Reed...

The Oregonian recently featured the following story about Reed College’s ...
Construction to Start Soon on OSU’s New Residence Hall Designed by Opsis

Construction to Start Soon on...

The Oregon Daily Journal of Commerce recently reported the following story about OSU’s ...
Painters Hall Sustainable Case Study

Painters Hall Sustainable Case...

The first project to achieve Net-Zero Energy Building Certification and Petal Recognition ...
The Future Is Now – Two Buildings Certified as “net Zero”

The Future Is Now – Two...

This article was originally posted on the Better Bricks Blog
16 April 2012 | Posted By ...
Opsis Architecture & Aecom Awarded Commision to Renovate Memorial Coliseum

Opsis Architecture & Aecom...

Portland Architecture” recently covered the awarding of the contract ...
James Meyer Interviewed on Portland Architecture

James Meyer Interviewed on...

This article was originally posted on Portland Architecture 6 June 2011 | By Brian Libby ...
“Lessons Of Place” – Pringle Creek Community Featured in Metropolis Magazine

“Lessons Of Place”...

Pringle Creek, the Opsis designed community near Salem, Oregon was recently featured ...
Portland Architects Batting .300 at COTE Top 10 Awards

Portland Architects Batting .300...

Opsis’s design for the Hood River Middle School Music and Science Building was ...
Parkdale Elementary School Library and Computer Lab Case Study

Parkdale Elementary School Library...

At Parkdale Elementary, 3,800 sf of new library and computer lab spaces were added to ...
Hood River Wy’East Performing Arts Center Case Study

Hood River Wy’East...

The new performing arts center at the Hood River Wy’East Middle School serves ...
Design for Innovative Learning – A Case Study on Roosevelt and Jackson Elementary Schools

Design for Innovative Learning...

In 2007, major seismic deficiencies required the school system to close Roosevelt ...
Hood River Valley High School Case Study

Hood River Valley High School Case...

The dramatic transformation for Hood River Valley High School creates an updated, ...
Firstenburg Community Center Case Study

Firstenburg Community Center Case...

The Firstenburg Community Center is a multi-use facility that combines recreational ...
PCC Technology Classroom Building Sustainable Case Study

PCC Technology Classroom Building...

Opsis designed the new 46,000 sf Academic Building as an advanced technology classroom ...
Lovejoy Building Case Study

Lovejoy Building Case Study

The Lovejoy Opsis Building was constructed in 1910 as the Stables for the historic Marshall-Wells ...
Bend Parks & Recreation Administration Sustainable Case Study

Bend Parks & Recreation...

The Administration Building for the Bend Parks and Recreation District will provide ...
Pringle Creek Community Website and Blog

Pringle Creek Community Website...

The focus of the Pringle Creek Community development was to create a truly sustainable ...
Hood River Middle School Sustainable Case Study

Hood River Middle School...

The Hood River Middle School Music and Science Building is a LEED Platinum and Net Zero ...
Hood River Middle School Biological Filter

Hood River Middle School...

Students at the Hood River Middle School design and build a Biological Filter in their ...
Hood River Middle School  – A Sustainable Learning Tool

Hood River Middle School –...

The Hood River Middle School Music and Science building sits adjacent to the school’s ...
Hood River Middle School: A Learning Laboratory

Hood River Middle School: A...

The Hood River Middle School Music and Science building sits adjacent to the school’s ...
Oregon State University Student Experience Center Flythrough

Oregon State University Student...

Opsis is designing the new Student Experience Center at Oregon State University in ...
Medford School District: Roosevelt and Jackson

Medford School District: Roosevelt...

A short video highlighting the design of the new Roosevelt and Jackson elementary school ...
Jackson Elementary School, Medford, OR

Jackson Elementary School,...

On overview of the design of a new elementary school for the Medford, OR school district. ...
Beach Elementary Bikes for Kids

Beach Elementary Bikes for Kids

Watch 50 kids enjoy their brand new bikes, thanks to many generous donations. ...

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