Culture

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Culture: cul·ture /ˈkəlCHər/
Noun. The arts and other manifestations of human intellectual achievement regarded collectively.
Verb. Maintain in conditions suitable for growth.
Synonyms: noun. cultivation – civilization; verb. cultivate – grow – raise
Application: Learn more about our art, our humanity, and our collective intellectual achievement at Drewett Works. Through design we cultivate life, grow people, and create solutions.

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 | 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 | May 19th, 2015|Culture|0 Comments

Elizabeth Haynes Drewett – The Other Half of Team Drewett

Elizabeth Haynes Drewett As best friends and partners-in-crime, CP and I have worked alongside one another for our entire careers, as business partners, mentors, coaches, and sounding boards. His extraordinary creativity is the yin to my organized and meticulous yang. Quite honestly, I couldn't imagine a day without him. So what is my role at [...]

By | April 27th, 2015|Culture|0 Comments

Howell Residence Featured in Premiere Edition of Su Casa

It's always an honor when our work is published. And we were thrilled when Su Casa selected the Howell Residence as one of three residences featured in their inaugural issue for the Phoenix/Scottsdale market. "Old World, New Tricks," written by Jackie Dishner, revealed the lengths architect C.P. Drewett will go to capture the right and best [...]

By | January 22nd, 2015|Culture|0 Comments

Inspiration: The Paintings of Michael Kessler

Nineteen of Michael Kessler's works are on display in the new offices of Drewett Works located in downtown Scottsdale, 7144 E Stetson Dr, Suite 204. True art is characterized by an irresistible urge in the creative artist. -- Albert Einstein We first met artist Michael Kessler twelve years ago...well...sort of... It was not your typical [...]

By | January 5th, 2015|Culture|0 Comments

Drewett Works Website Wins Best of Interactive

The Drewett Works website was named Best of Interactive at the 2014 NELA Addy Awards. Websites for architects (or any design professional) are, well, a lot of work. Imagine a designer trying to interpret the creative ideas of another professional creative person. It's risky business, to say the least. However, in this case, the [...]

By | May 31st, 2014|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 | March 28th, 2014|Culture|0 Comments

C.P. Drewett: Architect, Renaissance Man, Wanna-Be-Chef

[A note from the author - Elizabeth Drewett:  Because I know him best, I thought it appropriate that I write his biography from my perspective. So here we go.] Architecture was his destiny. As the son of a Naval Aviator with a degree in mathematics whose hobby was woodworking, C.P.'s entire life prepared him for a [...]

By | December 20th, 2013|Culture|4 Comments

The Process of Architecture = Math + Art + Science + Execution

I've hired an architect. What's next? Once you've made the decision to retain an architect, it is important to understand the process. We like to break down the process of architecture at DrewettWorks into four stages: math, art, science, and execution. Math The process begins with a strategic line of questioning and use of tools [...]

By | December 13th, 2013|Culture|0 Comments

Publications

AZ Food and Lifestyles Magazine "European Design" | January 2005   AZ Foothills Magazine "Crafting Arcadia" | September 2005 "Q & A with Sonora West Development's President Scott Pfeiffer" "A Warm Welcome at this Refined Rustic Sanctuary in Silverleaf"   Arcadia Home "Intelligent Design" | Winter 2008 | Brimley Residence   Luxe Interiors + Design "House [...]

By | December 5th, 2013|Culture|0 Comments
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