Nature & Architecture by Stephen Nieto

Construction at the SWC design/build custom residence inside of the Traditions Golf Club at La Quinta is in full swing during this nice Fall weather! Even the local Bighorn Sheep had to come down and take a look at their new neighbors amazing future home! Sharing the Santa Rosa’s.

SWC + City of LQ + Urban Land Institute by Stephen Nieto

It was a great opportunity working with the Urban Land Institute and the City of La Quinta on a Technical Advisory Panel (TAP) for the Hwy 111 retail corridor. In just a few weeks city staff, planners, architects, landscape architects, engineers, and real estate experts analyzed the HWY 111 alongside stakeholders to help revision the future of the 111 corridor in La Quinta. You can find the full report here.

Design-Build | SWC Breaks Ground in the Tradition by Stephen Nieto

Stephen R. Nieto is managing construction on a recent SWC designed custom single family residence on a non-traditional site. Stay tuned for more updates.

SWC is Evolving by Stephen Nieto

Stephen T. Nieto has joined the firm as their newest urban and architectural designer. Stephen brings over 8 years of experience in large scale master planning and urban design, having developed successful plans for waterfronts, downtown cores, mixed use and entertainment districts. Prior to joining the firm, Stephen received a Master's degree in Architecture & Urban Design from UCLA in 2009, in his professional career he has worked globally with award winning design firms Gensler and AECOM. 

Stephen's past projects have been influential in shaping cities and communities around the world with a focus on sustainability and pedestrian oriented development. Past projects include New Beijing City Waterfront Master Plan, LA River Revitalization Concept Plan, Santa Monica Expo Line Station Area Design, Park 101 Freeway Cap and most recently was influential in winning the Los Angeles 2028 Summer Olympic Bid.

Los Angeles 2028 Olympic Bid | South Bay Sports Park. Designed while at AECOM

Los Angeles 2028 Olympic Bid | Figueroa Street Corridor Downtown Los Angeles. Designed while at AECOM.

Park 101 Freeway Cap Park | Downtown Los Angeles. Designed while at AECOM.

Sixth Street Bridge Replacement Competition, Los Angeles. Designed while at AECOM.

Tongzhou Entertainment District Master Plan | Beijing China. Designed while at AECOM.