David Baker Architects



CHP Training Center

A pro-bono interior project, the Community Housing Partnership Training Center is the permanent home for all of CHP's job-skills education and support in San Francisco.

DBA Pop-Up Gallery The DBA_PopUpGallery is an 18 x 100-foot wall on the curving side of the DBA_OAK office, open for temporary art.

Estuary Commons Developed by the All Bay Collective, Estuary Commons is a conceptual sustainable response to the Resilient by Design Challenge that welcomes changing tides into urban housing.

Farm to Table Farm to Table is custom playhouse design for Dreams Happen, the annual fundraising event for Rebuilding Together Peninsula.

Farm2Market Shade Trellis A DBA_Lab project, the Farm2Market Shade Trellis will be an all-wood structure on a community farm.

Gather Garden Gather Garden is DBA_Lab's pop-up community space for Treasure Island and Yerba Buena Island.

Housing Northwest Arkansas Initiative A collaboration with Fletcher Studio, the Housing Northwest Arkansas was a conceptual design for a mixed-use community with linear parks around a rehabilitated creek in Bentonville, Arkansas.

Local Cache Local Cache is a branding system designed to insert the myriad disaster resources already available in San Francisco neighborhoods into the awareness of residents through repeat and extensive passive exposure.

More-Plex: A Dynamic Kit for Collaborative Living Designed for the Lowrise LA competition with Fletcher Studio, More-Plex is a conceptual design to add incremental density to a single-family lot.

peepSHOW Designed by DBA_Lab, peepSHOW was a temporary site-specific interactive installation that changes the way you see yourself and your city.

peepSHOW 2.0

DBA Lab's peepSHOW rocked the Market Street Prototyping Festival and is on track for an extended installation in San Francisco. Stay tuned!

People's Lane The People's Lane is a conceptual design for a commemorative project that celebrates the history of San Francisco's Octavia Boulevard.

SPARC-It-Place A tactical temporary urban intervention: SPARC-It-Place is a local market and community performance space that brightens a vacant lot in advance of a large affordable housing development in Oakland.

StoreFrontLab Part of the Shotwell Design Lab, Storefront Lab is a laboratory for the urban pedestrian storefront experience in San Francisco.

Wishing Cloud A one-day installation, the Wishing Cloud offered the public a playful space to express a wish and add it to a collective expression of dreams and aspirations for the future.