Bakás Pilipinas is comprised of a diverse group of people in varied professions interested in maintaining the architecture, landscape and cultural heritage of the Philippines.  We count among us architects, conservators, architectural historians, artists, photographers, planners, anthropologists and other concerned advocates.


  • To cultivate awareness and appreciation for Philippine historic architecture and sites
  • To support efforts and provide assistance in research and documentation, preservation planning, conservation and management of built heritage in the Philippines
  • To promote the exchange of ideas between Filipino and international preservation professionals and crafts persons
  • To promote historic preservation as a tool for sustainability and economic development in the Philippines