News

15Jul 2019
Aerial view of CitiTower

Sometimes two entities can come together so seamlessly that they create something even better. At Baker Barrios we work to create connections everyday between creativity and functionality, between design and performance and sometimes—art and architecture. A recent Baker Barrios project, CitiTower, has united the two in an entirely new way, providing Orlando with a new […]

12Jul 2019

Baker Barrios Architects is pleased to announce the addition of George Thomas, AIA, CPM, NCARB as Associate Principal and Education Practice Leader, overseeing design and planning for the firm’s K-12 practice area. George has dedicated 30 years of his career to designing academic facilities throughout the United States.  As a relentless champion of K-12 education, George has a […]

03May 2019

The Alfond Inn at Rollins College, an award-winning boutique hotel in Winter Park, Fla., recently announced that Baker Barrios Architects will design it’s expansion. The Baker Barrios team also worked on the design for the original hotel and will provide architecture, interior design and landscape design services for the project’s expansion. To learn more about the Alfond Inn’s expansion […]

03Apr 2019

  At Baker Barrios, we are always excited to support projects that benefit our associates, their families and immediate communities, which is why we are thrilled to announce one of our most recent projects – the CityArts Factory – which will support and advance the arts in Orlando’s vibrant art and cultural scene. The new […]

16Jan 2019
Rendering of Orlando X project

Downtown Orlando’s skyline and apartment offerings are continuing to grow as a city committee approved the X Orlando mixed-used residential project, a three-phase venture that is being developed by Property Markets Group and Baker Barrios Architects as the Architect of Record. X Orlando is set to be downtown Orlando’s largest residential property and will feature […]

20Nov 2018

A gentle, sweeping curve in the design of the new Zoi House skyscraper has impressed Orlando city officials. Wayne Dunkelberger, Principal and Creative Director of Design at Baker Barrios Architects, added the captivating accent to the project and presented it to members of Orlando’s Appearance Review Board this past week. Once completed, the proposed building […]

20Nov 2018

In the heart of downtown Orlando, Creative Village, the new University of Central Florida expansion, has continued to rise throughout 2018. Last week, Baker Barrios Architects topped out on the project, placing the last major structural component on the main building of Creative Village Phase I. Creative Village is a 15-story mixed-use development that contains […]

14Nov 2018

Every city’s skyline is unique, and downtown Tampa’s is continuing to diversify following the closing of the future site of a 17-story, dual-branded Hyatt Place and Hyatt House hotel designed by Baker Barrios Architects in partnership with HRI Properties. The hotel is expected to feature more than 300 rooms, retail space, 3,400 square feet of […]

10Oct 2018

Baker Barrios Architects, one of the most innovative commercial architecture and design firms in the Southeast, is pleased to announce the addition of Jed Prest, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP as Principal and Architect, overseeing mixed-use commercial urban design. In this role, Prest manages various project teams to ensure they stay on time and on budget, […]