David Baker Architects



New Principals We are pleased to announce the promotion of Amanda Loper and Amit C. Price Patel to Principals of David Baker Architects.

Market Street Prototyping Festival: April 9-11, 2015 DBA's peepSHOW shined the Festival's wonderful urban interventions.

EVENT: 2014 EBHO Affordable Housing & Urban Agriculture Bike Tour

Thanks to EBHO for including our Urban Ag & Affordable Housing Bike Tour in their Affordable Housing Week. We had a great ride around Oakland's urban farms and affordable housing featuring food gardens.  

Field of Dreams: UC Berkeley 2013 Fall Graduate Studio

Field of Dreams: Rising Tides: Open Hours @StorefrontLab, Saturday, February 15, 1-5pm


The Rural Studio 20K Challenge $24,412 raised! Thanks, SF, for your generosity toward the Rural Studio!

Bent, Twisted and Warped @StoreFrontLab: CCA furniture students show Saturday, December 15th.

Pallet Playhouse

@StoreFrontLab: Pallet Playhouse, an experiential activity for children.

2012 TNDC Pool Toss David Baker FAIA LEED AP is a "Celebrity Tossee" at this year's TNDC Pool Toss fundraiser. You can join the pool party literally or figuratively by buying tickets or donating in support of David Baker, Tossee.

AIA East Bay DBA Housing Tour Saturday 2012.05.12: Pacific Cannery Lofts & Ironhorse at Central Station.

2011 Pecha Kucha at SPUR

49 Mile Scenic Bike Ride Inspired by the Downtown Association's 1938 "49 Mile Scenic Drive", this epic bicycle ride circles the City.

DBA/SFBC Urban Design Internship We will be working with the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition, SFBC on a project related to the next generation Complete Bicycle Network for the City. This is an unpaid internship to help plan and illustrate that vision.

art streets life 2009 David Baker opened the doors of his Mission District residence to share a new mural by Andrew Schoultz and give a boost to the new San Francisco Great Streets program.

Housing Hero Each year the San Francisco Housing Action Coalition recognizes Housing Heroes, exceptional individuals singled out for their commitment to creating, advocating, and promoting housing solutions for all San Franciscans.

This year David Baker FAIA and Daniel Solomon FAIA share the 2008 honor.

Party Like a Walk Star! This year our annual fundraiser party put some spring in the step of Walk San Francisco, local pedestrian advocates.

2007 East Bay Urban Living Home Tour Holliday Development hosts this inside peek at some of the East Bay's most unique living spaces. The tour includes DB+P's Blue Star Corner—a LEED For Homes-certified townhouse community —as well as a dozen other notable spots.

2007 Build it Green Home Tour Don't miss your chance to experience the first Build it Green Home Tour in San Francisco and see how gorgeous green can be!

PARK(ing) Day! A call to action—or at least to lounging on the lawn—PARK(ing) Day is a city-wide event (launched by Rebar Group) that places temporary parks in metered parking spaces, momentarily upping urban green space and reconsidering car culture.

This Is How We Roll Almost-weekly after-work rides leave our office around 5:30...could go anywhere!

Architecture in the City Podcast: David Baker speaks on building—green and otherwise—with a panel of local architects and callers on KQED's radio's Forum program, September 15, 2006.