Atelier Walker

A Short History...

Throughout the 1980's and 90's the renowned Hotel Design Company Anthony Barnes Associates worked with many of the UK's leading hoteliers across the country, with Anthony and Anne Barnes establishing themselves as leading figures in the Industry.

Luke Walker joined the team in the mid-nineties before taking over the management in 1999 as a founder of The Barnes Design Partnership, becoming Barnes Walker Associates in 2003.

For over 30 years they have been assisting clients with all aspects of hotel and commercial design. From minor bedroom upgrades, to complete fit outs of public areas, bars, restaurants, student accommodation, property developments and luxury apartments.

They offer a complete consultation package, from initial advice and consultation, inspiring and original design, through to on site project management. Their experienced team of consultants are able use their extensive knowledge of the industry to tailor refurbishments to suit your customers and your budget.

Atelier Walker was founded in 2015 in order to reflect the diverse range of projects Luke Walker is involved with, in addition to Design, he is also an Associate Lecturer of Interior & Spatial Design, and a practicing Fine Artist, regularly exhibiting his work in London and Europe.

Luke Walker is also a Lecturer on Art & Design as well as Fine Artist, for more information on his practice please see the separate pages.


Former and Current Clients include:

Crystal Hotels
Corus & Regal Hotels
Forte Heritage Hotels
Posthouse Hotels
Studius - Live/ Work Student Accommadation Central London
The Plaza On Hyde Park, Lancaster Gate
The Richmond Hill Hotel, Richmond
The Richmond Gate Hotel, Richmond
The Compleat Angler, Marlow
The Wessex Hotel, Winchester
The Castle Hotel, Windsor
The Thames Lodge Hotel, Staines
The Bear, Woodstock
The Russacks, St Andrews
The Ambassadors Hotel, Sth Kensington
The Eden Plaza, Sth Kensington well as many smaller groups, Independent hotels and property developers.