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A Stunning Cover Model

  A typical cover model might have a curvy physique, silky hair, a million-dollar smile, and eyes that pierce the soul. But this cover model is marked by modern lines, a subdued color palette, stunning views, and a plethora of award-winning hardware. DW was honored to receive front cover placement and a lovely [...]

By | 2016-06-03T03:15:01+00:00 May 4th, 2016|Collaboration, Culture|0 Comments

The Gratifying End of an Architecture Journey

The End. Quite possibly, those are two of the most gratifying words in the English language. To reach the final page of the book. To meet the characters as they are introduced. To follow the plot through twists and turns. To anticipate the outcome. To hold your breath and turn the page. And finally...the journey [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:11:47+00:00 April 21st, 2016|Culture|0 Comments

Another Day in Paradise

For every story worth telling, there's a song that says it best. Today, Phil Vasser's circa 2000 hit song "Just Another Day in Paradise" tells our story. On the Boards at DW is this mountainside contemporary which will most certainly be "another day in paradise". Located in Paradise Reserve Estates, a spectacular neighborhood nestled in [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:11:47+00:00 April 4th, 2016|Collaboration|0 Comments

Elegant Modern at Estancia

  The primary goal for this project was to craft a modernist derivation of pueblo architecture. Set into a heavily laden boulder hillside, the design also reflects the nature of the stacked boulder formations. The site, located near local landmark Pinnacle Peak, offered breathtaking views which were largely upward, making proximity an issue. [...]

By | 2017-06-15T18:48:01+00:00 March 20th, 2016|Collection|0 Comments

Drewett Works Earns Coveted Gold Nugget Honors

Judges for the 2014 Gold Nugget Awards have named Drewett Works as an Award of Merit winner in its annual competition, which honors architectural design and planning excellence and draws entries from throughout the United States and internationally. Drewett Works earned its Merit honors for “Desert Modern | Art Collector’s Abode” which was honored for [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:11:54+00:00 May 19th, 2015|Culture|0 Comments

DW Featured in Luxe Magazine Article “Lofty Exposure”

The latest news... One of our favorite CP Drewett-designed homes graced the pages of the Winter 2015 issue of Luxe Interiors & Design. The article, entitled "Lofty Exposure," features a north Scottsdale home in which architecture and collection collided creating an award-winning result. A special thanks to writer Tate Gunnerson and photographer Dino Tonn who did [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:11:55+00:00 May 19th, 2015|Culture|0 Comments

Estancia Project Featured on Houzz

Our Estancia Lot 245 project was recently featured on the homepage of Houzz. You can view the article here. For more information about this fantastic modern home designed for the clients' art collection, click here. Super Domes: Pendant Lights Hit It Big Architects, interior designers, and more ∨Browse through a wide selection of decorators and [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:12:01+00:00 March 28th, 2014|Culture|0 Comments

Palm Canyon Desert Modern

  Commissioned to transform a poorly conceived 1980's stucco box in Phoenix, Arizona's Palm Canyon, architect C.P. Drewett used a completely new playbook for this design. Machine-like forms and broad-stroke massing combine to galvanize this daring mid-century hillside dwelling. Through layering of space, degrees of separation, and transparency, this home is truly dynamic. [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:12:02+00:00 December 31st, 2013|Collection|0 Comments

PV Foothills Modern Gives Nod to Desert Modernism

With a nod toward the mid-century modernism of Palm Springs, California, Architect C.P. Drewett set out to create a Desert Modern home that would capture views of the downtown Phoenix skyline as well as nearby Camelback mountain. From its hillside perch in the Paradise Valley Foothills, the lot, located on Keim Drive, is surrounded and [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:12:02+00:00 December 18th, 2013|Collaboration|0 Comments
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