News

26Nov 2019

“X Orlando,” an all-new, 28-story high-rise planned for Downtown Orlando will consist of three towers housing office space, 85,000 square feet of a unique retail concept called an “open marketplace,” a 1,600-space parking structure and more than 900 apartments. Designed by Baker Barrios Architects, the project is scheduled to break ground in early 2020 and […]

19Nov 2019
West Orange Healthcare District

As reported by the Orlando Business Journal, the West Orange Healthcare District will launch a new nonprofit, the Foundation for a Healthier West Orange, and a new office building designed by Baker Barrios Architects to house the organization. The $4.5 million, 25,000-square-foot building will open in early 2020 and be the new home of the foundation […]

07Nov 2019

From wearable fitness trackers to meditation apps and vegan-friendly restaurant offerings—wellness has become its own cultural movement. As our society continues to embrace these trends around importance of health and wellness, we are beginning to see this cultural shift impact the places we live, work and play. As placemakers, we must integrate these trends into […]

30Oct 2019
Interior office shot

Authors: Wayne Dunkelberger | Partner + Creative Director of Design, Sydney Moeller | Associate Principal + Interior Designer In an age where time is more valuable than ever, companies are always looking for ways to maximize their teams’ time. AI, digital assistants and automation are innovations that are providing new ways to increase productivity in […]

09Sep 2019

Image Source: Unsplash   With security checkpoints, schedule changes and bustling concourses—airports can be a stressful environment. But thoughtful and creative design can take the typical airport experience to new heights—creating a place people enjoy spending time in and making the transition more convenient. But getting passengers to look forward to their next layover is […]

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 […]