Architecture is about more than good design. It’s a means to building a sense of place. Connection and community. A healthy environment. It’s about smart design – using every dollar to fulfill your goals and needs.
It’s about listening, understanding, and creatively bringing your vision to reality. We are creative problem solvers. We are passionate about our clients. We use design to define and demonstrate your new reality.
It’s the UrbanWorks way.
A Passion for Design
Our passion is driven by your passion. Whether it be creating bold, dynamic urban infill, supportive housing for homeless youth, or an office space that supports your brand, we work to understand your passion, your priorities, and your goals. We design to support your mission, the market, and the community. Our passion is to work with you to create a design to help you grow, transform, and make the change you want to make in your community. We design for you.
Services We Provide
Great design, like great people, creates a competitive advantage. UrbanWorks works with you to design thoughtful,
well-designed buildings that build brand identity, drive growth, foster positive change, and build community.
Our Clients Say
“UrbanWorks is very collaborative in design approach. They have been engaging and integrated our feedback in ways that strengthen the project.”
—Martha Lantz, Executive Director, Touchstone Mental Health
“Drawings produced by UrbanWorks reflect an expert understanding of the building process and are extremely well coordinated.”
—Dave Rollins, Vice President, Kraus Anderson
“The Henderson is an exceptional building and fits so beautifully into the neighborhood. Hats off to the design team and all those who obviously put a great deal of “heart”
into making the facility a wonderful success and a fitting tribute to Marge.
I’m sure she is thrilled to tears with the result.”
–Jeff Henderson, Former Mayor of Shakopee
“UrbanWorks’ attention to detail, and openness to support the modeling process
was far superior to any other architect I have worked with.
I would recommend them to anyone looking to start a new project.”
—Nathan House, Integrated Construction Coordinator, Mortenson Construction
“UrbanWorks does a great job with the budget. They aren’t overly attached
to trendy magazine cover solutions, but rather find the
right balance that creates a solution that works best for us.”
—Chris Wilson, Director of Real Estate Development, Project for Pride in Living
“When we build off plans designed by UrbanWorks, we have fewer change orders,
and a lower cost per square foot. At every step of the process, they work with us
to manage the budget. And, they finish their drawings!”
—Mike Benedict, Executive Vice President, Frana Companies