We do more with less.
We work with our clients and collaborators to make architecture that is intelligent and economical, regardless of budget or scale.
We believe that successful architecture makes places that add to their community and endure.
David Barr Architects are located in Fremantle, WA and are innovators in the field of residential architecture; our award winning projects
demonstrate that beautiful buildings can be affordable and sustainable.
We believe in the value of good design.
We never lose sight of the importance of creating beautiful spaces that people want to inhabit and use.
Specialising in: New Residential, Residential Alterations & Additions, Multi-Residential, Interiors, Small Projects.
Gen Y House
The LandCorp ‘Gen Y’ demonstration housing, which David Barr Architect won through competition in 2013, is a multi-residential project that was conceived as a foothold in the housing market for a generation fast being priced out of the ‘Australian dream’.
2016 Winner in the Architecture Award for Alterations and Additions: This extension to a pre-war suburban house is generated by a series of brick volumes connected by discreet landscaped areas.
Research and Planning
Research and planning projects make up a cornerstone of the practice’s work. Our recognised expertise in the areas of affordability, infill development, and sustainability have seen us involved in significant research and planning projects.