David Baker Architects


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The entry and facade at night. Image: Timothy Hursley

David Baker's Crash Pad unit is just 15-feet-wide. Image: Timothy Hursley

The entry is organized around a slot that accommodates the guy-wires supporting the former radio dispatch tower for Yellow Cab. Image: Timothy Hursley.

TAXI is the latest entry in Zeppelin Development’s portfolio of hip, urban, carefully curated places. Located in the heart of Denver’s edgiest downtown neighborhood – River North (RiNo), TAXI is an environmentally sustainable, architecturally innovative and diverse community of light industrial, office, and live+work loft spaces.

TAXI from across the North Platte River at dusk. Image: Timothy Hursley

Harry Teague's office designed the lobby stair. Image: Timothy Hursley

The gap in the bar building is spanned by a bridge glazed with pink glass. Image: Timothy Hursley

View from above of the fiberglass entry canopy designed by Will Bruder's office.

The cables that hold up the radio mast fit into a gap in the building.

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TAXI won a Denver AIA Honor Award in September 2008: Here's the project's display board.


2009 Merit Award
AIA Colorado
2008 Honor Award
AIA Arizona
2008 Honor Award
Denver Chapter, American Institute of Architects
Merit Award: Innovative Design in Engineering + Architecture with Structural Steel (IDEAS)
American Institute of Steel Construction
Mayor's Design Award
Denver Office of the Mayor


A Quilting Bee: A Collaborative Risk

project details


All Projects, Lofts, Market-Rate, Offices


Denver, Colorado


Zeppelin Development

Associate Architect

Harry Teague

Associate Architect

Alan Eban Brown

Associate Architect

Will Bruder

Associate Architect

David Baker



project data
3457 Ringsby Court
Denver, Colorado
Completed 2007
number of units
1 bedroom 23
2 bedroom 21
total 44
commercial units
flex office/retail 17