Tag Archives: Innovative

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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Planning Secured for New Mews in Fulham

Planning has been secured for a new development of eight houses on a highly complex site in Fulham. Like a 3D architectural game of Tetris, Baca has managed to find an optimal solution that not only relocates an existing sub-station, … Continue reading

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Mixed-use Town Centre Regeneration

Following Baca’s award for Masterplanning at MIPIM, the Practice was approached to create a landmark development in a coastal resort town in Belgium, as part of a wider regeneration scheme. The scheme incorporates a new plaza in front of the … Continue reading

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Luxury Co-housing in South East London

Plans for a new mews development are underway in South East London. The new houses will replace a series of dilapidated commercial buildings with a low-energy mixed-use scheme. Building on the success of the award-winning Forest Mews, the houses will … Continue reading

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Award-winning Baca Homes in 2014

Baca buildings have been honoured in one-off housing awards in 2014.  The fantastic Forest Mews, designed by Baca Director Robert and architect wife Jessica Barker, has been up for and won numerous awards since completion this year. The UK’s debut Amphibious … Continue reading

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UK’s Debut Amphibious House Rises To Awards

The UK’s first Amphibious House has been making waves since being featured on Channel 4’s Grand Designs show. This unique, Baca-designed home has attracted widespread attention and has already been won a Gold Award in the 2014 London Design Awards. … Continue reading

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Present and Future Publications

The latest book from Baca Architects, Aquatecture, will be published by RIBA in the spring of 2015.  Co-authored by Robert Barker and Richard Coutts, Aquatecture looks to the past and the future as it explores the importance of designing for … Continue reading

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