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We can't believe that Baker A+D is turning 15 years old... Looking back since the beginning, we have certainly grown as a firm and business, but without a doubt, our principles of design have remained firmly grounded in the ideas of user-driven, local design. With most of our projects specializing in education these days, it seems especially important to remember that the design of architecture is bound to affect the cultivation of these growing and young minds. It was nearly 10 years ago that we reflected on Le Corbusier and his famous words "a house is a machine for living in," and couldn't fathom the idea of living in a machine (let alone eating in a machine for eating). Here we are again, but with a deeper delicacy when confronting the idea that students might be going to a school that is "a machine for learning." Now that's pretty frightening.… Read More »
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High and Dry Brewery Open at Full Throttle We're glad to see that our collaboration on the High and Dry Brewery is in the realm of completion. High and Dry's Grand Opening on February 10th was met with tremendous success. High and Dry's business model of small batch brewing is something that we think really creates that neighborly… Read More »

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