Aesthetic Effect, LLC

Aesthetic Effect, LLC

Boston, MA | Cruz Bay, VI | Tucson, AZ | Las Vegas, NV


Desert Prairie @ DW

As part of the DW Architects Team we produced - Desert Prairie

Located near the base of Scottsdale landmark Pinnacle Peak, the
Desert Prairie is surrounded by distant peaks as well as boulder
conservation easements. This 30,710 square foot site was unique in
terrain and shape and was in close proximity to adjacent properties.
These unique challenges initiated a truly unique piece of architecture.
of this residence was very complex as it weaved among the boulders. The
owners were agnostic regarding style, yet wanted a warm palate with
clean lines. The arrival point of the design journey was a desert
interpretation of a prairie-styled home. The materials meet the
surrounding desert with great harmony. Copper, undulating limestone, and
Madre Perla quartzite all blend into a low-slung and highly protected

Located in Estancia Golf Club, the 5,325 square foot (conditioned) residence has been featured in Luxe Interiors + Design’s September/October 2018 issue. Additionally, the home has received numerous design awards.


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Status: Built
Location: Scottsdale, AZ, US
Firm Role: Lead Designer, Project Architect, Construction Administration
Additional Credits: ArchitectureL: Drewett Works
Interiors: Lindsey Schultz Design
Interiors: Ownby Design
Landscape: Greey | Pickett
Builder: Argue Custom Homes
Photography: Werner Segarra