David Baker Architects is a progressive, collaborative firm that creates acclaimed buildings in diverse urban environments. We design thoughtful places that serve as a “multiplier of good,” supporting engagement, connection, and communities.
Available from ORO Editions, our new book crystallizes DBA’s design framework for urban housing that uplifts residents and neighborhoods alike.
DBA is now a certified B Corp, joining a community of companies balancing people, planet, and profit.
In the Metropolis podcast “Deep Green,” hosted by Editor in Chief Avi Rajagopal, Katie Ackerly engages in a conversation with Deputy Editor Kelly Beamon regarding sustainability and affordable housing.
Placing compatible uses together can add convenience, support social encounters, and build lasting bonds. Just look at East Oakland’s Tassafaronga Village.