Leslie Court: south facing courtyard David Douglas Pavilion: view from south
David Douglas Pavilion: view from north
The Birks Cinema


Dundee Institute of Architects Design Awards 2013

The Birks Cinema received the Supreme Design Award and the Best Client Award as recognition of the contribution of the full cinema team to the community of Aberfeldy.

The project will now progress to the Andrew Doolan Awards 2014.

Scottish Property Awards 2014

The Birks Cinema has been selected as a finalist in Architectural Excellence Award (Public Building) and Town Centre Regeneration Project of the Year.

The Wood Awards 2004

The David Douglas Pavilion in the Explorers Garden, Pitlochry Theatre was the only Scottish project shortlisted for the Wood Awards in 2004.

Dundee Institute of Architects Design Awards 2004

The David Douglas Pavilion received a Commendation.

Dynamic Places Awards 2001

The refurbishment of the Locus Centre, in the Square, Aberfeldy was Highly Commended in the Making Connections category. The Locus Centre is housed in the former Congregational Church and accommodates the Tourist Information Centre, a 60 seat auditorium, three IT suites and two office spaces with galleries formed in the roof.

Perth Civic Trust Award 1997

18 low energy flats at Leslie Court for the Fairfield Housing Co-operative, Perth received a Commendation for Gaia Architects. Robin was the project architect.


A selection of articles about projects designed by Robin Baker.

Flanders Moss

Scotland on Sunday
13 March 2012
In pictures: New Scotland-only architect awards


Scotland on Sunday At Home magazine 1 June 2008
Take a Bough
PDF 9.6 MB

Kirk Park

The Glasgow Herald magazine 3 November 2007
The Clean Green Grass of Home
PDF 8.6 MB


Sunday Times Property magazine 30 September 2007
Nesting Instinct
PDF 2.2 MB

David Douglas Pavilion

Architects Journal Autumn 2003 Timber in Architecture
Botanical Beauty
PDF 6.1 MB

Top: Leslie Court south facing courtyard; David Douglas Pavilion view from south;
bottom: David Douglas Pavilion view from north; The Birks Cinema view from the town square.
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