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

Building Arts prides itself on strong leadership and sustainable construction expertise. Our true passion is to bring new life into older homes for the modern day family.

Building Arts is 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.


Building Arts Sustainable Architecture+Interior Design and Construction offers services in Architecture, Interior Design, Construction Management and Carpentry. Building Arts partners with subcontractors of the highest quality and relies 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.