Located in La Quinta, Calif., in the prestigious Madison Club golf community, this modern desert home, crafted with materials representing the surrounding mountains and desert, was designed as a vacation home. The floor plan functions impeccably in relationship to its surroundings as the home site faces the golf course and the majestic Santa Rosa mountains.
This Mediterranean home overlooks a striking view in the California desert. Details such as tiling around windows and doors are artfully done. A white picket fence outlines the home and large ceramic planters are home to decorative foliage plants.
A striking sculpture makes a contemporary statement in the courtyard of this modern desert home. The covered pavilion blends the indoors and out with comfortable furnishings, a chic bar and dining area, creating the perfect spot to entertain.
Located in La Quinta, Calif., in the prestigious Madison Club golf community, the home is crafted with materials representing the surrounding mountains and desert. Two elliptical radial walls define the focus towards the view through a covered pavilion.
Elegant desert landscaping leads to this modern home in La Quinta, Calif., which was designed with materials representing its surroundings. The home is nestled between prestigious Madison Club golf and the majestic Santa Rosa mountains.
The homeowners wanted the view to be an important part of the home's design, so two elliptical radial walls define the focus through a covered pavilion. The pavilion’s vanishing walls, through the use of pocket glass doors, allow for this space to work both as indoor and outdoor living. Since the homeowners love to entertain, the home is designed with four bedroom suites, two on each side of the pavilion space.
This is a Southwest Desert contemporary home is located in the gated community of Desert Mountain in Scottsdale, Arizona. The exterior of the home is made up of rose quartzite stone that was pulled from the local area, and dry stacked stone, which is incorporated in the living space of this home.
This custom desert mountain home has stone accents that blend in with the surrounding environment. The beautiful swimming pool and hot tub that surround the stone patio are the perfect spot for a moonlit dip.
Located along the western edge of Las Vegas at the base of Red Rock, this modern home utilizes minimal landscaping because of the dry, desert setting. A canopy has been designed to eliminate direct sunlight from entering into the residence during the hottest seasons while allowing maximum visibility to the south.
Blending Balinese pod-style architecture with their own contemporary design aesthetics and placing it in a southwestern setting was no easy task, but Tate Studio Architects somehow makes it look effortless. Note how the home's neutral exterior perfectly complements the colors of the desert.
Stacked stones in soft shades of sand and brown are used to create beautiful textured walls for this southwestern home. The angled wall provides a protected, private entry to the home and large courtyard. When the sun sets behind the cutouts in the wall, it creates a spectacular vision.