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Based in Minneapolis, The Foundation Architects was established in 1994 with the belief that architects should work in the service of their clients. We take time to get to know you. We are a small firm; we donít chase after designing stadiums and skyscrapers. We closely collaborate with homeowners and businesses creating customized, personal design solutions.

Sustainability and green design is not just a trend to us. Itís an industry standard. The best design is an affordable solution you feel great about now and in the future.

Our portfolio includes new home and remodeling, commercial and retail projects. Along the way, we have also developed a regional reputation and expertise designing unique, personal dental clinics.

Look at our portfolio, read our latest news, or contact us to learn what we can do for you.


Robert A. Shaffer, President, AIA, CID, LEED AP

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North Professional Office Building
North Professional Office Building