Who We Are

Building Arts Sustainable Architecture+Construction is an award-winning Architecture, Interior Design, and general contracting team for the Minneapolis-St. Paul Metro area. We provide services from concept phase through Architecture and Interior Design, to completed construction for new homes and remodels.

We pride ourselves on strong team leadership and sustainable construction expertise. Our true passion is to bring new life into older homes for the modern day family.

We are dedicated to providing high quality residential remodeling design and construction to help our clients achieve their goals. We offer the utmost in responsive design, attention to detail, green benefits, well-coordinated implementation and remarkable beauty along with a pretty fun team!

Meet Our Team

Building Arts Sustainable Architecture+Interior Design and Construction is a team of dedicated professionals encompassing Architecture, Interior Design, Construction Management and in house Carpentry. Building Arts partners with subcontractors of the highest quality.  We rely on other consultants for structural engineering, soils engineering, geothermal heating and cooling along with solar energy.

Harvey Sherman

Harvey Sherman

Main Director and founder of Building Arts, has worked in the design and building industry for over 25 years as a registered, practicing Architect, as a teacher and, prior to starting Building Arts in 1997, as a remodeling Project Manager. As such, he has completed a wide variety of highly successful projects, and much of his work has been on older homes and buildings.



Deon Florek

Production Director at Building Arts, has been building homes in the Twin Cities since 1999, with an impressive resume of project management experience. Before Minnesota, Deon was introduced to construction by building log homes in Jackson Hole Wyoming, and holding a degree in the DNR field. On his free time you will find Deon in the Boundary Waters fly fishing with his family, always enjoying the outdoors.