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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

Collaborative Effort Culminates in Cavallo Marketing Package

The word "architect" has roots in many languages. From Middle French architecte, from Latin architectus, from Greek arkhitekton "master builder, director of works," from arkhi- "chief" + tekton "builder, carpenter." An Old English word for it was heahcræftiga "high-crafter." (source: Online Etymology Dictionary). The common thread of building is present in each of the above language roots. And while the common use of the [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:12:03+00:00 December 6th, 2013|Collaboration|1 Comment

Spanish Colonial Revival To Break Ground In Mirabel

Soon to break ground is this Spanish Colonial Revival. Don't be deceived. Although this home is generous in size, intimate spaces abound! Discovering the client's desire for "situations," as she termed them, C.P. Drewett worked to make sure that around every corner, and perhaps in every corner, there was a special moment waiting [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:12:03+00:00 December 5th, 2013|Collection|0 Comments

Silverleaf Estate Embraces Indoor/Outdoor Living

  This Ranch Hacienda hillside estate boasts well over 13,000 square feet under roof. A loggia serves as the backbone for the design. Each space, both interior and exterior, has a direct response to the linear expression of outdoor space. The exterior materials and detailing are rustic and simple in nature. The mass [...]

By | 2017-05-18T19:12:04+00:00 December 5th, 2013|Collection|0 Comments

A Collector’s Paradise in Estancia

  Designed to embrace an extensive and unique art collection including sculpture, paintings, tapestry, and cultural antiquities, this modernist home located in north Scottsdale's Estancia is the quintessential gallery home for the spectacular collection within. The primary roof form, "the wing" as the owner enjoys referring to it, opens the home vertically to a view [...]

By | 2017-06-15T19:03:16+00:00 December 5th, 2013|Collection|0 Comments
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