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New year reflections: two decades of Shelter

In the fall of 2004, Shelter consisted of three folks in a small room on the upper floor of a…

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Designing with darkness

5 Ways to Embrace the Darkness The awareness of light is anchored by darkness. - Max Jacobson, The Good House…

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Shelter symbols explained

Have you noticed symbols popping up across our feed over the last few months? Curious about what they signify? When…

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Local artists Caitlin Lempia-Bradford and Daren Henry selected for Shelter winter studio art gallery

What is the Shelter studio art gallery? When we designed the new Shelter studio at International Market Square, we wanted…

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Shelter spring studio art gallery concluding: a final conversation with featured artist Wendell Arneson

Since moving into the new Shelter studio at International Market Square a little over a year ago, we've had the…

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Pride flag design, over time

We’re swelling with pride over how the Twin Cities area has been celebrating its LGBTQ+ community this month. Now, as…

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The Logo: Then & Now

"We asked for a new logo that did not completely erase our original logo, yet was not immediately seen as…

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Shelter’s Refreshed Branding

This week we looked back at the big ideas that have shaped Shelter into what it is today and looked forward in the…

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The Countdown is ON!

12 years ago... We launched Shelter to address sustainable design practices in residential architecture. We took up offices just south…

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