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Tonight: Grand Designs Revisits The Amphibious House, 9pm C4

One year on from the original show, Kevin McCloud returns tonight to discover what has happened with one of the most ambitious Grand Designs ever – the UK’s first Amphibious House. The fully completed building is revealed to the cameras … Continue reading

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Grand Designs Magazine Amphibious House Feature Out Now

November’s issue of Grand Designs Magazine is on the shelves now, featuring the story of the UK’s first Amphibious House, designed by Baca Architects.  The article tells the clients’ story from planning through to construction of the special amphibious design … Continue reading

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Anticipating The Book Launch for ‘Aquatecture’ With RIBA

‘Aquatecture’, Baca’s forthcoming book to be published by RIBA, will be officially released at a launch party at a secret venue early next year.   Addressing the increasing importance of considering water in design, Robert Barker and Richard Coutts explore how … Continue reading

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Innovation Licence Shortlisted in NLA Housing Awards

The Innovation Licence, Baca’s forward-thinking proposal to help solve London’s housing crisis, has been shortlisted in the NLA Housing Awards. The proposal was practice’s second shortlisted submission for 2015, alongside the Buoyant Starts affordable floating homes entry in collaboration with Floating … Continue reading

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RCUK Flood Expo 2015 – Baca Seminars

The Flood Expo returns to the Excel Centre in London on the 14th & 15th of October 2015. The largest event of its kind in the world, the show presents solutions to widespread flooding problems from the world’s leading flood … Continue reading

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Thames Estuary Partnership Talk

In a series of summer seminars at University College London (UCL), London’s vital artery, the River Thames, is celebrated and explored.  Sponsored by Fuller’s,  In Touch with the Thames is organised by The Thames Estuary Partnership (TEP) and open to anyone … Continue reading

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Water, Water Everywhere – Landscape Institute Event 25/04/15

This weekend, the Landscape Insitute’s AGM in Norwich will be accompanied by a series of inspiring talks exploring the pivotal role that water has in its purer landscape form:  rivers.  A group of expert speakers will be sharing their experiences … Continue reading

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