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Architecture Spotlight #76 | Desert Wing by Kendle Design Collaborative | Scottsdale, AZ


Think modern architecture is stark, cold, better to look at than to live in? Think the desert is a hot barren inhospitable place best to be experienced in travel pictures from the Grand Canyon? Think again. Desert Wing is an award winning home designed by architect Brent Kendle, AIA, LEED AP, that speaks poetically of its place in the world while demonstrating that even minimalist modern design can be comfortable and cozy. Desert Wing appears to soar above the desert, combining copper, steel, glass, concrete, and the ancient tradition of rammed earth walls, into a modern desert retreat that expands the senses and lifts the spirits of all who dwell within. Take a look as architect Brent Kendle shows what makes one of his greatest architectural achievements so special.

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