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desert home

Midcentury dream retreat with a poolside oasis in Palm Springs

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This midcentury home was completely remodeled by interiors studio H3K Design, featuring clean lines and indoor-outdoor design in Palm Springs, California. The designers wanted to make this Alexander built home the ultimate dream retreat. From the front exterior facade, dry and stark geometry greets you at the street, while a lush oasis invites you through […]

Exquisite modern desert home captivates in Palm Springs

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This modern desert home was designed by Schmidt Architecture in collaboration with The Wiseman Group, located in Palm Springs, California. The client is a former triathlete and an entrepreneur, owner of Jamba Juice. His dream was to own a lap pool on his property, which is exactly what he sought out to do. The home was […]

Arizona desert home blurs indoor-outdoor boundaries

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A sumptuous desert home in Scottsdale, Arizona was designed by Tate Studio Architects for a couple of empty nesters wishing for a design centered around their budding hobbies. This new construction plays host to not only a part-time concert hall, but also as a gallery to showcase the couples art collection. One of the homeowners […]

LEED Platinum New Mexico retreat half-buried in desert terrain

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Designed by Overland Partners, this desert retreat is buried into a hillside, with its low profile emphasized by a series of landscaped roofs, located in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The design of the structure was inspired by the lands history of Anasazi settlers, known for their cliff dwellings. The residence is comprised of 40,000 gross square feet, […]

Striking modern residence piercing the deserts of Arizona

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This modern residence is a winter retreat offering fabulous mountain views, designed by architect Marmol Radziner and built by 180 Degrees, located in the arid desert of Scottsdale, Arizona. The form and location of the home were selected based on two natural washes that flood the rocky terrain surrounding the property. Entrance into the home […]

Sprawling desert hillside property with Mediterranean flair

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This desert hillside property is a flawless blend of sophistication and style by ArchitecTor, located in the private community of Desert Mountain, Scottsdale, Arizona. The residence is positioned perfectly on a mountainside offering spectacular panoramic views of the valley below. Taking advantage of the year round arid temperatures, the design of the home encompasses a seamless indoor-outdoor living […]

Desert House: Fascinating prefab home by Marmol Radziner

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Desert House is a modern prototype prefab home designed by architecture studio Marmol Radziner, located in a beautiful oasis in Desert Hot Springs, California. The two bedroom, two bathroom residence is located on a five-acre site and oriented to best capture views of San Jacinto peak and the surrounding mountains. From the architect: Doubling the […]

Striking modern prefab in the Moab desert: Hidden Valley Residence

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Hidden Valley Residence is a custom prefabricated structure designed for an active couple as a vacation home by Marmol Radziner, located in Moab, Utah. Hidden Valley sits on an open, hundred-acre site punctuated by red rock formations and cliffs in the arid desert. The design of this incredibly designed 2,500 square foot, two bedroom, two […]

Modern desert home nestled in the Catalina Foothills, Arizona

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The Canyon Residence was designed by Kevin B Howard Architects to make living in the Sonoran Desert an integrated part of daily life in The Canyons, Catalina Foothills, Tuscon, Arizona. This was accomplished by creating architecture that was part of the landscape and allowing the site to influence form.  Rock outcroppings and water shed patterns dictated formal responses […]

Incredible contemporary desert home: Pass Residence

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Pass Residence is a stunning contemporary desert home that opens up to incredible views extending 40 miles in the very exclusive area of Desert Mountain, Scottsdale, Arizona, designed by Tate Studio Architects. The home was built as a dream retirement for a couple who loves spending time with family. The home is carefully oriented on […]