Hear us out: podcasts, broadcasts, video, and other media.

Introducing Our New Principals
DBA is pleased to announce our new Principals, Amanda Loper and Amit C. Price Patel.

Zero Cottage

Video: Architect David Baker talks about Zero Cottage, the net zero energy home he designed, prototyped and currently lives in with design communications consultant Yosh Asato. Via

Local Cache
Video: Local Cache for a ResilientSF

La Valentina Station: 2013 EPA Smart Growth Achievement Award
Video: La Valentina is the only western U.S. development honored with a 2013 EPA Smart Growth Achievement Award.

One Story at a Time
Video: Community Housing Partnership produced this great video about a day in the life of a formerley homeless resident of Drs. Julian & Raye Richardson Apartments.

Better Living Through Density
Video: David Baker FAIA LEED AP talks about the benefits of urban density and the direction we need to go.

Video: a thought experiment on urban density

h2hotel art installation
Video: Katy's Stone's "Little Universe (Burst Boom Bloom)" time-lapse installation video.

2010 Banff Session
Video: David Baker FAIA LEED AP, presenting at the 2010 Banff Session.

It's All About the People!
Video: The residents of the places we make are our true clients.

David Baker Architects: The Office
Video: A video visit to the David Baker Architects office in the Clock Tower Building in SOMA.

Bill Owens: Inside Affordable Housing
Video: We go behind the scenes with photographer Bill Owens to meet the folks at 8th + Howard/SOMA Studios.

David Baker on Re:Route
Video: As part of Re:Vision TV's Re:Route series, David Baker examines the reality of an alternative transportation lifestyle.

2007 Award of Excellence: Affordable Housing Built Responsibly
Video: Folsom + Dore Supportive Apartments wins the 2007 Award of Excellence—and $75,000!—from the Home Depot Foundation.

Design Leader: David Baker
Video: As part of the Design Leaders documentary series, David Baker explores San Francisco's growing livable-cities movement.

Affordable Housing: San Francisco + Oakland
Slideshow: The Dallas Morning News explores the Bay Area to find affordable-housing solutions, with images and audio featuring residents of Curran House, 8th + Howard Apartments, and Folsom + Dore, June 11, 2007.

Density, Affordability + Green Architecture
Podcast: David Baker speaks on density, affordability and green architecture at the Dwell on Design conference, which took place in San Francisco in September 2006.

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.

Tour of the Innovative Folsom Dore Apartments
Podcast: A tour of the innovative Folsom+ Dore Apartments for chronically homeless individuals and families in San Francisco, with architect David Baker of David Baker + Partners, and Nina Berkson of the Citizens Housing Corporation. Produced by the AIA San Francisco, May 2006.

David Baker Architects' Videos
Check out the David Baker Architects' movie catalog on Vimeo.