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Arizona Architects Honored at AIA Awards Gala Saturday

Estrella Hall

The American Institute of Architects Arizona Design Awards recognize excellence in design, planning and construction of projects located anywhere in the world that are designed by AIA Arizona architects registered and licensed in Arizona. The awards honor the highest standards of design in response to user requirements, site, context, climate and environment. Each entry, regardless… Read More →

Experience The Desert At Scottsdale’s McDowell Sonoran Preserve

McDowell Sonoran Preserve, Photo: Flickr, Dru Bloomfield - At Home in Scottsdale
by in Play

The McDowell Sonoran Preserve is 21,400 acres of land located just outside of Fountain Hills. The Preserve is full of geological discoveries, desert wildlife and a large selection of plant species. The McDowell Sonoran Conservancy was created to work with the City of Scottsdale in collecting data of the area. The Preserve is currently looking… Read More →