News & Updates

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Sept. 10, 2020

"David's Fabulous 50" birthday party

View a slideshow of party pics from the Reed Architecture HQ!

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Aug. 27, 2020

Construction update: Will Rogers HS stadium

Crossland Construction advances on this long-awaited Reed Architecture design.

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Aug. 20, 2020

Construction update: Victory Bible College

Victory Bible College opens the doors to its new youth building, designed by Reed Architecture!

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July 30, 2020

Church projects advance

Economic turbulence from COVID-19 hardly slowed church construction plans or activity for two Tulsa industry partners, Master's Plan Church Design and Construction and Reed Architecture and Interiors. 

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July 23, 2020

Meet our third intern!

"We’ve been blessed to find three talented students eager to dive in and get to work."

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July 9, 2020

Construction update: our headquarters

View a slideshow of renderings and renovation photos of our downtown Sapulpa, OK, office, from our purchase of this building to our move-in and the latest improvements! 

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June 30, 2020

Jordan joins our team!

"Jordan (Taylor Travis) is a great addition to our team," said Reed Architecture principal David Reed. "She has a construction background and a servant's heart."

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June 23, 2020

Meet our interns!

Allow me to introduce Lauren Williams and Jade Roubideaux, our two Oklahoma State University summer interns!

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June 1, 2020

Sparks Reed becomes Reed Architecture

Our busy company moves into its new downtown Sapulpa, OK, home! 

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May 21, 2020

Tour the Sparks Reed HQ renovation

View ongoing improvements within our future downtown Sapulpa, OK, home! 

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May 19, 2020

Jennifer joins the staff!

“She brings a passion for education and church projects with a strong background in detailing and organization." 

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May 7, 2020

Renovation proves a family affair

Sparks Reed nears completion of its 5,000-square-foot downtown Sapulpa office.

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April 29, 2020

Gary Sparks retires

The proud Oklahoma State graduate is known for many iconic architectural landmarks in Tulsa and Stillwater.

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March 27, 2020

Sparks Reed buys an office building

This downtown Sapulpa, OK, structure will become the architectural firm's new headquarters.

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March 10, 2020

David Reed in the news!

Sparks Reed principal David Reed comments on this News on 6 update of SR's old headquarters site! 

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March 2, 2020

The places to hold basketball tournaments

Four high school arenas designed by Sparks Reed hosted state playoff basketball tournaments.

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Dec. 31, 2019

At long last, construction

From the Tulsa World: After eight decades, construction of the Will Rogers HS sports stadium is underway...

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Dec. 23, 2019

Uniting on one campus

Victory Bible College has started construction on the first building outlined under a campus master plan developed by Sparks Reed Architecture and Interiors.

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Dec. 11, 2019

Expanding with churches

Sparks Reed enjoys growth through a strategic partnership with Tulsa-based church builder Master's Plan.

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Dec. 2, 2019

Project Joy!

Sparks Reed Architecture and Interiors joined with 94.1 KXOJ, Mark Allen Auto Group, and Amber Marie & Company to sponsor Project Joy, a program providing Christmas stockings loaded with essentials to at-risk children through the Parent Child Center of Tulsa.

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Nov. 22, 2019

"It's absolutely beautiful!"

Tulsa (OK) Public Schools Superintendent of Schools Dr. Deborah Gist discusses the Sparks Reed-designed McLain High School fieldhouse during its Nov. 21 grand opening.

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Nov. 22, 2019

Listen to our Holiday 2019 radio spot!

Catch our Holiday 2019 radio spot, now playing on 94.1 KXOJ-FM.

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Nov. 11, 2019

Watch videos from the Will Rogers groundbreaking

Oklahoma state Sen. Dave Rader and Tulsa (OK) Public Schools Exec Director of Athletics Gil Cloud discuss the Sparks Reed-designed Will Rogers College High and Junior High School football/soccer/track stadium.

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Nov. 8, 2019

Bill Haisten: After 80 years of bus trips...

Read a nice article from the Tulsa World's Bill Haisten: After 80 years of bus trips, the Will Rogers HS football program looks ahead to a new stadium and better days...

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Nov. 1, 2019

Sparks Reed design enriches Will Rogers High School

Tulsa Public Schools broke ground on the first football stadium in the history of 90-year-old Will Rogers College High and Junior High School. It uses a game-changing building design by Sparks Reed Architecture and Interiors.

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Oct. 18, 2019

On the air!

Listen to this "Salute to our Armed Forces" radio spot.

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Oct. 15, 2019

Broaddrick receives architect license

Sparks Reed Architecture and Interiors welcomes a new architect to its staff – Bryan Broaddrick. This 32-year-old graduate of Oklahoma State University's school of architecture received his state architect license this month. 

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Oct. 1, 2019

Construction update: McLain HS field house

See a photo slide show of advancing construction of the McLain High School of Science and Technology field house.

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Oct. 1, 2019

Construction update: PCHS gym

See construction photos of Flintco's renovation and expansion of the Putnam City High School gymnasium in Warr Acres, OK.

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August 19, 2019

Redefining Titan Territory

Sparks Reed's arena design for for the McLain High School of Science and Technology delivers innovations inside and out.

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August 15, 2019

Extending a unique internship

Sparks Reed staff plots the expansion of a Texas church.

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June 24, 2019

Sparks Reed adds Taylor-made services

Colorado native Taylor Rider has joined the Sparks Reed staff as a summer intern.

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June 6, 2019

Watch our new video on PCHS's gymnasium

Take a video journey through the renovation and expansion of Putnam City High School's original gymnasium, built in 1957. Sparks Reed's re-imagining of this classic facility unveiled fixtures long hidden while adding iconic features.

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May 7, 2019

Sparks shares tales of two landmarks

A new book by Tulsa architect Gary Sparks tells the remarkable stories behind two of Oklahoma’s most beloved athletic facilities.

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April 22, 2019

Starting out on the right foot

Understanding the importance of pre-design architectural services!

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April 22, 2019

Turning obstacles into opportunities

Sparks Reed's innovative design gives Putnam City West High School one unique athletic complex.

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April 9, 2019

Construction update: PC West HS football stadium

Watch an advancing construction photo slide show of the Putnam City West High School football stadium.

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April 9, 2019

Construction update: PC West HS baseball stadium

Watch an advancing construction photo slide show of the Putnam City West High School baseball stadium.

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Feb. 26, 2019

Wesley Foundation honors Sparks

The Wesley Foundation at Oklahoma State University honors Gary Sparks for the design work on its new Stillwater home.

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Jan. 10, 2019

Going multipurpose

This in-depth article discusses trends in multipurpose design and construction.

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Jan. 10, 2019

Trends in sports facilities

This sidebar to our "Going multipurpose" article looks at different design and construction trends in sports facilities.

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Jan. 10, 2019

From basketball to rallies and musicals

Booker T. Washington High School's field house demonstrates value of multipurpose design.

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Nov. 8, 2018

Sparks Reed enters PAWsh Palaces contest

Read about the American Institute of Architects' Eastern Oklahoma Chapter and its quest to help public schools!

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Sept. 8, 2018

"This is going to make a big, big difference"

Wesley Foundation dedicates new Stillwater home designed by Sparks Reed!

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July 19, 2018

7 steps for building success

Newsletter article outlines seven steps clients should follow to achieve success in their building projects.

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July 19, 2018

Building character

Memorial Veterans Arena surprises school executives with unexpected versatility, benefits, demand.

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July 19, 2018

Streamlined renewal

Look inside Sparks Reed's remarkable redesign of Tulsa Tech's Riverside Campus cafe! 

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July 12, 2018

Hope returns to Sparks Reed

Hope Bailey becomes a two-time summer intern at Sparks Reed!

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April 20, 2018

Leadership through the construction process

School executives reveal how hiring outside architects improves, safeguards construction projects.

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April 20, 2018

Game-changing architecture

Learn through this article how these innovative Sparks Reed designs helped an Oklahoma City high school upgrade its sports programs.

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April 20, 2018

An Artist in the Wild

A winter trip allows photographer Gary Sparks to explore his passion for landscapes and wildlife.

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Dec. 20, 2017

Trends in stadium design

Stadium designs adapt to dramatic changes in consumer trends.

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Sept. 20, 2017

Creating a new standard

Learn how Sparks Reed's redesign projects helped Ditch Witch create a new corporate and structural identity.

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Aug. 10, 2017

Recovering from the storm

Press release: Sparks Reed establishes temporary offices following a tornado strike.

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April 12, 2017

Mr. Reed goes to Washington

Sparks Reed co-founder and principal David Reed traveled with several Tulsa architects to Washington, D.C., to study industry and leadership trends.

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April 12, 2017

Let there be light!

The City of Muskogee has revived its pioneering past to light its downtown’s future.

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Feb. 13, 2017

Underway at last!

Three Sparks Reed clients launch construction projects.

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