CCA’s Marks the 100th Year Anniversary of Bauhaus

This year, we are thrilled to be sponsoring the 100-year anniversary of the Bauhaus Exhibit. The celebration will be held in Aspen from February to August and features weekly events from workshops and art walk tours to art exhibits and … Continue reading

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Project Spotlight: Frazier Homestead

Every so often a project grabs ahold of us and won’t let go. That’s what happened when we were commissioned to design an 11,800 square foot home on Wilson Mesa. Atop a windy bluff near Telluride, Colorado, the site–a historical … Continue reading

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Project Spotlight – Independence Retreat

Just in case you missed this award winning project…a look back at an Aspen retreat we designed for one amazing California family. Formerly a parking lot, the circular building site is shared with an adjacent home and guest house. In … Continue reading

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What’s trending in Aspen home design, you ask?

Charles sits down with Aspen Peak magazine to discuss the latest in Aspen home design. From legacy homes, open floor plans, and sustainability – in his 36 years he has seen a lot. And here is what is hot now!

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The Importance of Choosing the Right Architect

Ridge Road Home

Recently, Mountain Living Magazine sat down with Charles to discuss what clients can do, to be sure they choose the right architect. With so many firms to select from, so many variables like size, whether they’re new or established, varying … Continue reading

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Creating the Ideal Master Suite

Working with a client to design their master suite is often one of our favorite design exercises. To start, we talk about how the client lives. Do they prefer the master suite to be central to the home, or perhaps … Continue reading

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Fourteen Sixty

We are in the final stages of an incredible new project in Aspen, that we cannot wait to show you. Until then a little sneak peek… Anchoring the home it its site, a sandstone wall parallels the Rio Grande River … Continue reading

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Three New Projects on Our Website

Want to see what CCA has been up to so far this year? Then check out the three projects we added to our new website: Mountain Rescue Aspen – an operational and training facility for one of Aspen’s most important entities; the Rio … Continue reading

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Introducing Our Youngest New Architect!

Last week, CCA’s Project Manager Karen Woods wrapped up her mentorship program with Elsa Cassidy, an incredibly smart & creative 6th grader from Aspen Middle School. Each week Elsa met with Karen and other CCA staff, to explore the various … Continue reading

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A Study in Staircases

With literally hundreds and hundreds of stair designs, we thought we’d take a look today and share some of our favorite staircases. From the glass elevators wrapped in wood staircase, integrated wood and steel curved and floating staircases to glass … Continue reading

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