Robin Baker

Portrait: Robin Baker

After graduating in 1982 from the Hull School of Architecture, where he met Howard Liddell the founder of Gaia Architects, Robin worked with York City Architects, Martin Stancliffe Conservation Architects and Leeds Federated Housing Association.

In the late 1980's he worked with Allen Tod Architects and was the project architect on the restoration of the 18th century Square Chapel in Halifax and a new church, training centre and children's nursery for the Church of God of Prophecy in Leeds.

Robin joined Gaia Architects in 1992 and was the project architect for Ullapool Swimming Pool, and 18 flats at 4 and 5 Leslie Court, Fairfield, Perth.

He ran the office of Gaia Architects from home in Aberfeldy from 1996 to 2004 when he moved the office into a former corner shop in Birnam.

Robin was the chairman of the Scottish Ecological Design Association from 2009–2011 and is an associate of the Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland.

Grahame Nicoll

Portrait: Grahame Nicoll

Grahame is an architectural technologist with over 25 years' experience. He has worked with Robin for more than 10 years. He lives locally with his family in a house that he designed and managed the build himself.

Oliver Goddard

Portrait: Oliver Goddard

BA Hons:
Architecture & Planning, University of the West of England.
Prof. Dip. Arch: Advanced Environmental & Energy Studies, Centre for Alternative Technology.
Oliver is a Part 2 Architectural Assistant.

Esther Stielow

Portrait: Esther Stielow

Esther is a part-time administration assistant. Esther & Alex Stielow have a business called Sawdust Wood Fuels that supplies packs of hardwood sawdust and bark briquettes, a convenient form of fuel for wood burning stove manufactured from waste wood products.

Tower Buildings, Station Road
Birnam, Perthshire PH8 0DS

Tel: 01350 728116