President of PHX Architecture, Erik B. Peterson grew up in Chicago and received his Bachelor of Architecture degree from Iowa State University and his Master’s degree at Arizona State University. His career in the Southwest began at the famed Taliesin Architects, Frank Lloyd Wright’s firm in Arizona, where he gained knowledge of organic architecture principles. Now as President of the award-winning PHX Architecture, he presides over the 30-person firm headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ with a second office in Beverly Hills, CA.
Erik specializes in lifestyle design including luxury, bespoke residential, golf clubhouses, boutique resorts and distinctive dining; Erik’s designs have won numerous industry awards including multiple Gold Nuggets, Best in American Living and Luxe Magazine Red Awards. His designs located throughout the Country have been featured in many top-tier publications as well as many regional publications throughout the West. Erik has designs located throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
Erik joins Renee Dee on ICONIC Hour to recount his journey and the memories they have shared as friends and colleagues over the past 20 years.