JUNE 29, 2018 |

Shapeshifter featured in Dwell July/August 2018.

'Life Mimics Art', a ten-page feature on Shapeshifter written by Sam Lubell with photographs by Joe Fletcher. "Gallery owners in Reno create a bold, sculptural residence that both dominates and merges with the desert landscape."

JUNE 16, 2018 |

Shapeshifter wins 2018 American Architecture Award.

The nation’s highest public awards given by a non-commercial, non-trade affiliated, public arts, culture and educational institution. Over 100 shortlisted buildings have won the prestigious 2018 American Architecture Awards® for the best new buildings designed and constructed by American architects in the U.S. and abroad and by international architects for buildings designed and built in the United States.

MAY 20, 2018 |

Architectural Element volumes 1, 2, and 3 published by Damdi.

Features projects and essays by OPA. The first volume deals with ENTRANCE; the second, STAIRS; and the third with ROOF. Architectural Element provides a sweeping survey of contemporary and classical case studies, surveyed through photographs, technical drawings, sketches, and models.


MARCH 3, 2018 |

OPA principals lecturing at Stanford University.

The third lecture in the Stanford University Architecture & Landscape Spring Lecture Series. This event will be at 6:30 on May 9 at Bishop Auditorium, Lathrop Library.

JANUARY 11, 2018 |

Untitled, San Francisco 2018 opens this weekend at the Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco.

Untitled, Art is an international, curated art fair founded in 2012 that focuses on curatorial balance and integrity across all disciplines of contemporary art. Untitled, Art innovates the standard fair model by selecting a curatorial team to identify and curate a selection of galleries, artist-run exhibition spaces, and non-profit institutions and organizations, in dialogue with an architecturally designed venue.

JANUARY 5, 2018 |

Architect magazine feature on OPA.

Brownell, Blaine. "Discovery, Mystery, and Transformation: Approaching Architectural Practice as a Narrative," Architect, January 5, 2018.

OCTOBER 20, 2017 |

OPA principals talk and panel discussion at the University of Chicago.

The culminating lectures for the 75th anniversary of the Chicago Pile-1 experiment and the concurrent 50th anniversary of the unveiling of Henry Moore's Nuclear Energy sculpture. Features talks by eminent Moore scholar (and former Henry Moore Foundation Research Curator at Tate) Anne Wagner, architect Ludovico Centis, and principals Luke Ogrydziak and Zoe Prillinger from California-based firm Ogrydziak Prillinger Architects (the design team behind Nuclear Thresholds, the temporary architectural installation on the CP-1 site). This event will be at 4:15 on December 2 at the Reynolds Club, University of Chicago.

OCTOBER 15, 2017 |

Zoë Prillinger one of three jurors selected for 2017 Portland Architecture Awards

Bay Area jurors Allison Williams, William Leddy, and Zoë Prillinger will present the 2017 awards at this annual event featuring special guest Congressman Earl Blumenauer.

This event will be at 6:00 on October 27 at Revolution Hall, Porland, Oregon.

OCTOBER 1, 2017 |

The Gallery House roof garden photographed by Marion Brenner.

Seasoned garden writers Susan Lowry and Nancy Berner, along with leading landscape photographer Marion Brenner, tour more than thirty-five private gardens in the San Francisco Bay Area, illuminating the unrivalled beauty of Northern California—the breadth of the sky, the quality of the light, the sparkle of the Bay, the shapes of the hills—that has beckoned landscape designers and gardeners for generations.

Lowry, Susan and Nancy Berner. "Lenore Pereira and Rich Niles Garden: South Park" in Private Gardens of the Bay Area. The Monacelli Press. pp. 96-99.

APRIL 1, 2017 |

Mark magazine feature on OPA.

Tylevich, Katya. "OPA," Mark No. 67, April/May 2017, pp. 83-101.

"When designing buildings, Zoë Prillinger and Luke Ogrydziak take cues from the disparate qualities of daily existence."