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Baca at World Water Day – 23rd March 2015

In celebration of World Water Day 2015, Baca’s Andrew Scrace will be speaking at the Roca London Gallery. Organised by the We Are Water Foundation and supported by Roca and the Landscape Institute, the evening aims to raise awareness about … Continue reading

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MIPIM And RIBA Masterplanning And Research Awards

 The masterplanning and research elements of the Practice were recognised in two major awards in 2014. Part of the Dutch ‘Room for the River’ programme, the Eiland Veur Lent ‘island retreat’ project in Nijmegen, Holland, was awarded the MIPIM Future … Continue reading

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Thanks To All Who Attended the Flood Expo

Thank you to everyone who made it down to the Baca stand or participated in the Planning for LifE workshops at the Flood Defence and Prevention Expo last week.  The event, at which Richard Coutts, Robert Barker and Riccardo Pellizzon delivered … Continue reading

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Award For Amphibious House In 2014 LDA

The UK’s first Amphibious House has won a Gold Award in the Architecture category at the 2014 London Design Awards.  The trophy will be presented to the Baca Architects team responsible for the project at a ceremony to be held … Continue reading

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Beating the Floods Workshop – At Flood Defence Expo, 4th & 5th Dec 2014

  12:30 Thursday 4th December, 12:30 Friday 5th December Visitors to the Flood Defence Expo will be able to try out flood-mitigation methods in a masterplanning workshop led by Baca, pioneers of the award-winning LifE (Long-term Initiatives for Flood-risk Environments) … Continue reading

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New Baca Book – Aquatecture

 Aquatecture, a new book authored by Baca Directors, Robert Barker and Richard Coutts, is now being advertised on the RIBA bookshop website. Due to be published by RIBA Publishing, the specialist book incorporates the Practice’s considerable knowledge and research experience … Continue reading

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Baca Wins Top MIPIM Masterplanning Award

Today we can proudly announce that Baca Architects has received MIPIM’s Regeneration and Masterplanning Award for the Eiland Veur Lent project in Nijmegen, currently under construction. Work on the flood channel 2013 Construction of the channel and defences at the start … Continue reading

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