Crocus Hill Georgian

Wooddale Cottage

Lake Superior Retreat

For a simple yet sophisticated family home on Lake Superior, Nature dictated the perfect location. Set on 14-acres with spectacular views of water and sky, the main cabin and guest house are connected by a covered breezeway.

Green Dream Home

Deephaven Residence

Challenged by a small, outdated kitchen, the P/K team collaborated with interior designer Brandi Hagen to create a spacious kitchen, galley pantry, and family room that reflects the original modernist spirit of the home.

Zenith Cottage

Golden Valley Mid-Century

Lakeview Residence

Unbuilt: Hillside Residence

Ryan J. Fish, AIA, designed this 3D model to illustrate the fusion of great design with energy efficiency.

Golden Valley Ranch

We renovated this mid-century ranch home in Golden Valley with an improved space plan, an open staircase, and oversized windows that allow light and energy to flow easily throughout the home.

Crocus Residence

Working closely with interior designer Martina Willegale, ASID, of Designs by Martina, we transformed a warren of small, dark rooms into an open, welcoming space for cooking, entertaining, and hanging out.

Ridgedale Residence

Crocus Hill Renovation

Contemporary Cottage

Twelve Days of Sketching: Day 7

Spring Valley Residence


P/K is honored to restore this John Howe original to its former glory. Often referred to as the pencil in Frank Lloyd Wright's hand, John Howe designed many houses in Minnesota in the prairie style. We're ecstatic to have the chance to work on this truly original home.

Brookview Residence

This new home captures the spirit of Midwestern charm and blends it with a classic Americana aesthetic of the east coast cottage.

Golden Valley Prospect

A modern home for a young family.

Orono Retreat

East Calhoun Residence

Garage becomes reading room

Rolling Green Remodel

Cottagewood Residence

Lake Harriet Arts & Crafts

This Arts & Crafts Tudor was honored with a B.L.E.N.D. Award for the beautiful renovation.

Indianola Residence

Golf Terrace Residence

York Residence

The Stable

Lakeside Oasis

Concept: Surly Brewery

We collaborated with Surly founder Omar Ansari to develop a conceptual design for a destination brewery with a restaurant, a terraced beer garden,a green roof, and outdoor ampitheater.

Kenny Kitchen

We renovated this narrow galley kitchen to make it more ship shape, with maximum space for prepping food and cooking.

St Louis Park Residence

East Calhoun Residence

Eminent Residence

Lowry Hill Cottage

P/K + A

Basswood Remodel

Photography: Spacecrafting

Lakeside retreat

Roanoke Residence

Burnham Remodel

Wonder Wall

For a client who loves the colors and textures of nature, we combined a breathtaking marble wall with a dramatic center island of American walnut.

Competition: Van Alen Paris Prize

Challenged to design a temporary building on Wall Street, Gabriel Keller explored the process of remembrance. By re-conceptualizating the slave market, he creating a provocative juxtaposition between stock exchange and human exchange.

Edina In Progress

With any new project, the true test is whether the design is beautiful, even sans furnishings.

Deephaven Residence

In Progress: New York Manor

Mid Mod Kitchen

Zenith Contemporary Cottage

Crooked Lake Cabin

Linden Hills Cottage

Nearly a century ago, this Lake Calhoun cottage was a summer home. This renovation respected the original spirit while making it comfortable, energy-efficient, and functional for a modern family.

Green Dream Home

Selected as the Green Dream Home for the 2013 Parade of Homes Spring Preview, this home includes geothermal HVAC, photovoltaic solar panels, a plug-in system for an electric car, and other sustainable design features.

Canine Approved

Crocus Hill Georgian

We collaborated with our client, a design connoisseur, to renovate this classic 1920s Georgian, bringing new light, better flow, and a sophisticated design sensibility to the home.

Twin Lakes Rambler

The client loved their mid-century home, except for the drafty windows and the exorbitant energy costs. Now that the renovation is complete, the living--and the heating bills--is easy.

Twelve Days of Sketching: Day 9

Edgewater Kitchen

Highlands Residence

Kitchen Alfresco

A visual connection between this kitchen and the outdoors was a vital element of this renovation.

Golden Valley Residence

This award-winning sustainably designed home features geothermal HVAC and photovoltaic solar panels. The home won an AIA Minnesota Home of the Month Award, and was featured in Architecture Minnesota.

Crocus Hill Residence

This venerable Victorian home was renovated to create moments of surprise and delight.

Gyst Fermentations

The owners of Gyst, a café that serves biodynamic wines, artisanal cheeses, and other fermented specialties, asked us to help transform a former vintage clothing store into a space that feels like someone's kitchen.

Unbuilt: Harriet Park Residence

This new home offers a fresh, contemporary twist on Scandinavian cottage style.

Nordic Prairie

A mudroom that has as much character as the family that it belongs to.

Modern Kitchen

This sophisticated kitchen features striking teak cabinets and a polished walnut bar with a dramatic raw edge.

Twelve Days of Sketching: Day 6

Competition: Bearden Place

With Bearden Place, Carl Olson, now at P/K, and Patrick Freet envisioned six green and affordable units where residents can live, work, and flourish in a North Minneapolis neighborhood.

Clothes Heaven

Woodhill Ranch

This project, a dynamic addition to a 1950s mid-century modern home, was featured in Midwest Home magazine.

Twelve Days of Sketching: Day 8

Eminent Residence

We collaborated with Brandi Hagen of Eminent Interior Design to update her 1960 rambler. The project received an ASID Minnesota award and was featured in Kitchen Trends magazine.

Brookview Residence

Design Team:Gabriel Keller

Photography: Spacecrafting

Competition: Evolo Skyscraper

Andrew Edwins, a gifted P/K designer, designed this innovative Skyfarm, 20 acres of climate-controlled farmland for the Evolo 2011 Skyscraper Competition.

Academic: Hydroponic Architecture

Carl Olson, one of our very talented designers, wrote his 2007 thesis on an architecture of hydroponic agriculture to bring sustainable farming to urban areas.

The Lynn on Bryant

When our client, a chef, asked us to design a new restaurant at 50th and Bryant in Minneapolis, we were honored to help realize his vision of a petite, French-inspired bistro with an organic modern design aesthetic.

Washburn Cottage

We updated this charming Craftsman-style bungalow to create better flow and bring more light into the rooms. The porch functions as an outdoor room for reading, relaxing, and shooting the breeze.

Med'oza Ponds Residence

Bright way to start your day

Linden Hills Craftsman

Design is in the Details

Blend Awards

Artist in Residence

Laundry Suite

In Progress: Costa Rica

Isles Craftsman

Unbuilt: Seaside Retreat

The eye must travel

Take your Corgi to work day

P/K Style

Design by hand

Twelve Days of Sketching: Day 1

Beginning with bumwad

At home with art

Art of Cake

Lakeside Sunset

Edgewater VI

Sunday Paper

Concept: Calhoun

2010 Art Show


Twelve Days of Sketching: Day 2

Zeno Cafe

Twelve Days of Sketching: Day 12

Breezy Point

Blank Canvas

Shoreline Vista

It's in the details

Section by hand

Isles Suite


Lake of the Isles Residence

Twelve Days of Sketching: Day 4

Concept: Kenwood

Welcome to the lake

Every House Has A Story


Material: Curved Wood Flooring

2014 Art Show


2012 Art Show

Snow Day

P/K arcade



LEED Platinum Bungalow

P/K in #hashtags

Karch Mobil

Safety in the Workplace

2015 Art Show


Anything for the Shot

2013 Art Show

Illuminating the axis

Butler's Pantry

Team Work

Edgewater V

Sheridan Residence

Private Oasis

Dreaming of Nosara

Feel like home?

Twelve Days of Sketching: Day 5


Iconic Design

How it begins

Twelve Days of Sketching: Day 10

Harry Wild Jones

2011 Art Show

Twelve Days of Sketching: Day 3

Tribeca meets Crocus Hill

Edgewater VII

Zenith Stairway


East Isles Tuck Under

Ross & Orenstein


Garage Beautiful

Iowa Farmhouse

Iowa Farmhouse

Linden Hills Farmhouse

Visitors find it hard to believe that this charming home is brand new, as the scale, detailing, and welcoming front porch are perfectly at home in the Linden Hills neighborhood. It even received a Buildings and Landscapes Enhancing the Neighborhood Through Design (B.L.E.N.D) award!

Colfax Residence

Reading in the sunlight.


There's beauty in the unexpected.

We love fun details!

Twelve Days of Sketching: Day 11

Indianola Residence

B&B or Master Suite?

East Isles Renovation

Framed Vista

Whether by happenstance or design, many of our clients share our passion for lakes, oceans, and rivers. While each project is as unique as the clients, our work is always guided by a respect for the environment, an understanding or how a home should relate to its surroundings, and our commitment to exceptional design and enduring quality.

The Edgewater

Situated on the shores of Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis, the Edgewater features 22 shell units that have been built-out as custom-designed homes.

Surf's Up!

East Calhoun Residence

Where materials meet.

Family Cabin

East Isles Arts & Crafts

An addition on this stately Harry Wild Jones designed home, blends beautifully on the exterior, while infusing the house with a modern twist on the interior.

For the aspiring cook