• May 26, 2021

    AIA|LA Residential Awards 2021 - Strandhouse

    Strandhouse receives 2021 AIA|LA Residential Award (Single Family Residential – Medium | Merit Award)

  • March 1, 2021

    Urban Bonfire Fireside Chat | How Swiss Roots Lead to Exceptional California Crafted Modern Architecture

    Ryan Bloom welcomes President and Founding Partner Monika Haefelfinger and Principal Scott Utterstrom of XTEN Architecture on The Fireside Chat™ podcast.


    Monika and Scott discuss the architect’s role in articulating their client’s vision, even in smaller spaces in densely populated urban areas, the commonality between Californian, European and Middle Eastern clients in their wish to create a comfortable and welcoming home for their families, where they seek inspiration, and how they bring the progressive and experimental spirit of Los Angeles into their projects.


    Find it on Apple podcasts, Spotify or Google podcasts, as well as on Urban Bonfire's Youtube Channel here:

  • December 10, 2020

    AIA|CA Residential Awards 2020 - Inohouse

    Inohouse receives 2020 AIA|CA Residential Award.


  • November 2, 2020

    AIA|LA Design Awards 2020 - SkyHouse

    Skyhouse receives 2020 AIA|LA Design Awards (Typology: Single-Family Residential)

  • October 1, 2020

    Architectural Record | Skyhouse

    Skyhouse featured as House of the Month (October 2020).


  • September 9, 2020

    Skyhouse x Mansion Global

    Skyhouse featured in Mansion Global: "An L.A. Home With a Ceiling Crafted From Tiny Skylights Lists for $25 Million":


  • August 20, 2020

    Skyhouse x LA Times

    Skyhouse featured in LA Times "Casey Wasserman drops $23.6 million on a futuristic mansion in the Bird Street":


  • August 12, 2020

    AIA|LA Skyhouse Virtual Tour

    Skyhouse Virtual Tour by XTEN Architecture | Winner of AIA/LA 2020 Residential Merit Award

    Presented by Monika Haefelfinger (President) and Scott Utterstrom (Principal).


    August 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PDT

  • June 18, 2020

    La Moraleja Villa x Arch Record

    La Moraleja Villa featured in Architectural Record:


  • June 18, 2020

    AIA|LA Residential Awards 2020 - SkyHouse

    Skyhouse receives 2020 AIA|LA Residential Merit Award

  • June 18, 2020

    AIA|LA Residential Awards 2020 - INO House

    INO House receives 2020 AIA|LA Residential Merit Award

  • February 28, 2020

    Doctoring Up Design Lecture Series

    XTEN's President Monika Haefelfinger participates in lecture series hosted by Tracy Metro at Design Hardware in Los Angeles on February 28th.


    "Contagious Creativity"

    Great design galvanizes even better design. The dynamics driving the continuous evolution of Architecture from A+ to X.

  • November 26, 2019

    CXD Podcast with Scott Utterstrom

    Convo by Design Podcast: Thinking Local and Global Design | 248 | Scott Utterstrom


    Available on Apple Podcasts

  • September 3, 2019

    CXD Podcast with Monika Haefelfinger

    Convo by Design Podcast: World Class Design with Monika Haefelfinger | 235 | XTEN Architecture


    Available on Apple Podcasts

  • August 12, 2019

    American Architecture Award 2019 - La Moraleja Villa

    La Moraleja Villa receives 2019 American Architecture Award.

  • July 9, 2019

    La Moraleja Villa x The Plan

    La Moraleja Villa feature in The Plan IT: "Minimalist Showcase for Art".


  • July 2, 2019

    Luxe Magazine - Hillcrest House

    Hillcrest House featured in Luxe Interiors + Design Magazine July/August 2019.

  • June 17, 2019

    LA Design Festival

    XTEN's X3 installation at the LA Design Festival on display June 20-23 at ROW DTLA!

  • May 18, 2019

    AWA+D Symposium

    XTEN's President Monika Haefelfinger joins panel at anual Association for Women in Architecture + Design "Career by Design"  Symposium.

  • February 21, 2019

    Hermosa Beach on the Strand

    Construction underway!

  • January 17, 2019

    Muscat Villa

    Work in Progress

  • October 19, 2018

    XTEN at Cal Poly Pomona

    Founding XTEN President Monika Haefelfinger gives "10+1" lecture at Cal Poly Pomona.

  • September 27, 2018

    XTEN at Pacific Design Center Fall Market

    Founding XTEN President Monika Haefelfinger on panel discussion at Tidelli showroom for PDC Fall Market 2018 in West Hollywood.  Luxe Interiors + Design Homes Editor Lisa Bingham Dewart moderated the discussion between panelists which also included Anna Hoffman of Anna Hoffman Landscape Architecture, Francis D’Haene of D’Apostrophe Design and César Giraldo of César Giraldo Design

  • August 10, 2018

    2018 Chicago Athenaeum: International Architectural Award

    La Moraleja Villa receives 2018 Chicago Athenaeum: International Architectural Award.

  • August 10, 2018

    2018 Chicago Athenaeum: International Architectural Award

    Mirrorhouse receives 2018 Chicago Athenaeum: International Architectural Award.