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Kevin Harris

Owner, Kevin Harris Architect, LLC

Kevin Harris, FAIA, is a nationally recognized expert on single-family residential and renovation design. He has received more than a dozen design awards, and been published in over 50 books and publications including The New York Times, Smart Money, Southern Living and Business Week. He has been a guest on NPR’s “All Things Considered.”


His work has been featured on ABC’s “Nightline”, HGTV’s “Before and AFTER” and “Curb Appeal.”

In his free time, Kevin serves on several industry boards and task forces. He is a frequent lecturer at industry and association events. Kevin holds degrees from LSU’s School of Architecture and Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design. He taught for 10 years at LSU before pursuing a full-time practice and currently serves on Harvard’s GSD Alumni Council. He holds an NCARB certificate, is licensed to practice architecture and has designed Forever Homes in four states. In 2009, Kevin was elevated to Fellowship in the American Institute of Architects for notable contribution to the advancement of the profession of architecture. He and his wife, Elizabeth, have three daughters and live in their own renovated Forever Home in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

The Forever Home book

The Forever Home

How To Work With An Architect To Design The Home Of Your Dreams

The Forever Home provides the foundation to plan your dream home. He explains how to confidently find the right professionals who will make it a reality. Renown architect Kevin Harris will guide you through his proven, step-by-step process to design and build a house that will become your forever home.…

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