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High Desert Architecture © 2019



Our mission is to provide professional architectural services - integrating form and function with architecture - to produce thoughtful design solutions.  Our goal is make the serious business of architecture fun and enjoyable for our clients.  


Our expertise includes residential design, medical and office complexes, animal hospitals, sports training facilities, urban plans, interior remodels, tenant improvements, private and corporate office interiors.  We are obsessed with every component of the built environment!

Our service offerings are comprehensive.  They include design consulting, site analysis, site planning and design, space programming and planning, conceptual design, design development, construction document production, interior design, drafting and 3d model, physical modeling, and rendering services.  


residential work

 University of New Mexico - Mitchell Hall Renovation, Albuquerque., NM | Albuquerque Public Schools - Family School, Albuquerque., NM | St. Vincent Hospital - Cancer Center Feasibility Study, Santa Fe, NM |University of New Mexico - New Student Housing - Residence Halls, Albuquerque., NM | Mesa Del Sol - D.R. Horton Townhouses, Albuquerque., NM | Santa Fe Public Schools Facility Assessment Study, Santa Fe, NM | Dr. Bernitsky Medical Office Building, Albuquerque., NM | South Suburban Animal Hospital, Perrysburg, OH | Midland Animal Clinic, Poway, CA | Okeechobee Veterinary Hospital, Okeechobee, FL | Cole Animal Hospital, Boca Raton, FL | Simmons Veterinary Clinic, Lake Worth, FL | Riverside | Animal Hospital, Canton, GA | Lovelace Medical center, Albuquerque., NM | Ko Residential Duplex, Albuquerque., NM | Baptist Church High Rise | Condominium Tower, Albuquerque., NM | 901 Lamberton Office Addition/Remodel, Albuquerque., NM | Bluff House, Albuquerque., NM | Cornell University Downstate Referral Animal Hospital, Stamford, CT | Airport Freeway Animal Clinic, Euliss, TX | Elko Veterinary Clinic, Elko, NV | Capital Veterinary Clinic, Austin, TX | Animal and Bird Hospital, Norco, CA | Albuquerque Hockey Arena, Albuquerque., NM | NAVC office and classroom feasibility study, Gainesville, FL | Steubner Airline/Champions Veterinary Hospital, Spring, TX | Wellsboro Small Animal Hospital, Wellsboro, PA | Allandale Veterinary Hospital, Barrie, ON Canada | Noah’s Animal Hospital renovation, Indianapolis, IN | Purdue University Equine Referral Clinic, Shelbyville, IN | Arroyo Grande Animal Hospital, Arroyo Grande, CA | South Florida Regional Veterinary Specialty Hospital, Palm Beach, FL | Arizona Cardinals Training Facility, Tempe AZ | AZ Health Science Center, Phoenix Arizona | GoDaddy Executive Lobby, Scottsdale, AZ | GoDaddy Gilbert Call Center 2nd floor, Gilbert, AZ | GoDaddy corporate PR office, Scottsdale, AZ | GoDaddy area B corporate office, Scottsdale, AZ | GoDaddy Corporate office master campus plan, Scottsdale, AZ | GoDaddy Corporate office Social Media department, Scottsdale, AZ | GoDaddy Global Technology Center, Tempe AZ | GoDaddy Gilbert Call Center 1st floor, Gilbert AZ | GoDaddy Corporate c3 department | Scottsdale AZ | GoDaddy Corporate Executive Conferencing center, Scottsdale AZ | Meritor corporate headquarters | SmithGroupJJR Executive office remodel, Phoenix, AZ | T3 office, Phoenix AZ | Gilbert Residence - Scottsdale, AZ | Cholla Heights, Scottsdale, AZ | Desert Fairways Residence, Paradise Valley, AZ | Hillside Residence, Paradise Valley, AZ | Ciento condominium remodel, Scottsdale, AZ | Villa Coronado Kitchen and bath remodel, Scottsdale, AZ | Stargazer Residence, Sedona, AZ | Mesa Residence, Mesa, AZ | Clearwater Hills Residence, Paradise Valley, AZ | Private Residence, Clearwater Hills, Paradise Valley AZ | Palo Brea Residence, Peoria, AZ | E Cheney Residence, Paradise Valley, AZ | P&R Residence, Santa Fe, NM | Inspire Salon, Albuquerque, NM | Lavish Hair, Gallo Tattoo, Albuquerque, NM | Rowe Family Dentistry, Paradise Valley, AZ | Spec suite c-202, Gilbert AZ | Arizona Dermatology, Mesa, AZ | Arizona Dermatology, Apache Junction, AZ | Cardiovascular consultants, Phoenix, AZ | Gateway Church, Scottsdale, AZ | Medical Gas Services, Phoenix, AZ | Vietnamese Buddhist Temple Residence Hall, Phoenix, AZ


commercial work




2013 Animal Hospital of the Year -

by Veterinary Economics Magazine

Barrie, Ontario Canada

Allandale Animal Hospital


RED Awards - Best Office Project

PRIDE Awards - Award of Merit: Commercial Office Over 25,000 sf

Best of NAIOP - Office Build-to-Suite of the Year
National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) -- Arizona Chapter

Best of NAIOP - Office Tenant Improvement of the Year (51,000 sf or More)
National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) -- Arizona Chapter

Tempe, AZ

GoDaddy Global Technology Center


High Desert Homes

Contact us to inquire about our semi-custom and pre-designed home plans.  These can be a cost and time effective way to create your dream house.




Ramón Gabriel Martinez, RA, AIA, NCARB

A New Mexican native with over 15 years of commercial and residential experience designing ground up buildings and interior renovations in New Mexico and Arizona, where he is licensed.  Notably, Ramón's project portfolio includes GoDaddy's award winning Global Technology Center, located in Tempe Arizona, the Craig Hospital Renovation in Denver, the Arizona Cardinals NFL Training Facility, Allandale Animal Hospital - the 2013 North American Animal Hospital of the Year, and an impressive collection of modern luxury residences. 


Ramón is passionate about New Mexico culture and architecture and honoring the acclaimed vernacular architectural language.  This aesthetic -  combined with the latest design technology, artfully modern creativity, and backed by building science and best practices - is what we like to call New Mexico Modern.

Ramón will offer a fresh approach to your design and will bring an exuberance and willingness to learn about your specific desires and dreams to deliver an extraordinary design.


Suzy Kim

Born and raised in Colorado where she received a B.S. in Marketing from the University of Colorado at Boulder, and having spent the past two decades in New York City and Los Angeles, Suzy brings considerable marketing and finance experience and successes from top firms such as Ernst & Young and RR Donnelley Financial.  Her extensive background in marketing, real estate and finance enable the design team to focus on excellent client services.



Paul Sidebottom

An executive and real estate expert with more than 20 years experience leading technology programs at Fortune 50 companies such as Comcast and Time Warner, Paul is a proven leader in building success through customer satisfaction, loyalty and retention.  Born and raised in Colorado, Paul is passionate about New Mexico, its rich culture, architecture, and green chile.



Our commitment is to our clients. 

No project is too simple or complex.  Schedule your one-on-one design consultation today.  We would love to hear from you and learn about how we can help.

Contact Us


(505) 363-6234