California Living with Tim Barber by The Tim Barber Ltd. Team

“I have no interest in being a one-man band,” confesses Tim Barber, the principal and namesake of our Los Angeles-based architecture firm, Tim Barber Ltd.  While having his name literally emblazoned on the door seems contradictory to his claim, the humming atmosphere of his studio confirms that he walks the talk.  Just outside the office where we sit, a 20-member team of architects and designers work smoothly together to help design or even helm their own projects. 

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TED Talks: Architecture That Heals by Tim Barber

At TBL, we believe we should always be learning and growing. Last year we worked on a landmarked building, designed a Pasadena condominium and an underground basketball court in a Beverly Hills home. In 2017, we are expanding our skill set to include a working farm. In our research, we often learn of other intrepid architects exploring their passions. Many of these architects have spoken about their work in the Technology Engineering and Design (TED) forums. We’ve collected our favorite TED Talks and will share them with you in 2017. We invite you to come learn with us.

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Building on the Past: Finding the Right Architect for your Historic Renovation by Tim Barber

Restoring an historic home is a labor of love. By preserving a home that has graced the neighborhood for generations, we honor thoughtful design, quality materials and expert craftsmanship. However, embarking on such an endeavor requires the right architect. How do you know if you have the right architect for your restoration, addition or historic renovation? 

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