2020 Year in Review: Project Wrap Up


BRP 2020 Year in Review

2020 was filled with many challenges that changed the way each of us live and work. Despite these challenges, BRP Architects persevered and successfully completed several benchmark projects across the nation. From hotels to school renovations to airport hangers, read on to see what our teams at BRP accomplished in 2020.


Community Improvement District Building

Springfield, MO

2020 Year in Review: Community Improvement District Building

In their search for a new base of operations, the Downtown CID purchased a vacant building located at the edge of Downtown Springfield. This renovation provides them with a new office space in a prominent location at the intersection of Chestnut Expressway and Boonville. This building provides wayfinding for visitors to the city including the application of super-graphics that enhance the identify of downtown as well as branding for the Downtown CID by incorporating their brand identity.


Cox College Renovation

Springfield, MO

2020 Year in Review: Cox College Renovation

The renovation of Cox College included five floors that are connected to Cox North Hospital at 1423 N. Jefferson Avenue. Student services are found on the first floor, while the remaining floors house academic uses such as classrooms, study lounges, activity spaces, and group learning rooms. New student lounge areas and conference rooms are arranged on each level to encourage collaboration among faculty and students. The focus of the design was to improve the movement throughout the College, allow for easier wayfinding, encourage collaboration, and to reflect the progressive nature of nursing education.


Embassy Suites Jonesboro Red Wolf Convention Center

Jonesboro, AR

2020 Year in Review: Embassy Suites Jonesboro

The Embassy Suites by Hilton Jonesboro Red Wolf Convention Center is located on the Arkansas State University’s campus, next to First National Bank Arena. With over 40,000 sq. ft. of event space at the Red Wolf Convention Center, this hotel is ideal for hosting meetings and events. This hotel features an indoor pool, fitness center, and Houlihan’s restaurant. In addition to the typical Houlihan’s fabulous food and service, this restaurant will also be used as an in-house laboratory to train students enrolled in the hospitality management program at the University.


Greenwood Lab School Multipurpose Addition

Springfield, MO

2020 Year in Review: Greenwood Lab School Multipurpose Addition

Designed to enhance the student and faculty experience at this stellar K-12 school on