January 2017 A three day symposium at the school of architecture, January 16th, 18th & 20th 2017. Simon Baker invited and hosted external practicing architects, and industry professionals to participate in this year's reflection of the industry. Read on
November 2016 Group Ginger along with collaborator Sarah Mills have worked with Tsukuba University and Leeds School of Architecture. Group Ginger were invited as guest critic for unit review of the student proposals in Tokyo following the students study trip and helped facilitate a workshop with the Japanese students and Leeds Beckett Students in Scarborough. Read on
November 2016 Following planning approval for Post Office, Hartlepool, Group Ginger have been appointed by Hartlepool Council to develop technical design and tender information.
October 2016 Group Ginger has been featured in the Yorkshire Post, Marc Casci interviews Simon Baker to understand his business objectives
September 2015 Group Ginger are celebrating their first birthday Thank you for all your support in making this year what its been.
September 2015 A community organisation has drawn up alternative plans for the future of the Grade II-listed Elinor Lupton Centre in Headingley – to turn it into a music hub rather than a pub. Read on
July 2015 Creation of a 21st century market place, St Helens Square, Scarborough. Read on
July 2015 An exciting new bar. Construction of the new bar for The Brunswick is in fabrication, soon to be delivered to site for installation.
May 2015 The RIBA Yorkshire Awards 2015 celebrating the best new British architecture in the region with Simon Baker conducting his duties as Yorkshire Chairman.
March 2015 Group Ginger recently appeared in the new practice section of the AJ. Shame they got our name wrong but why not have a read of what we said to the questions here…
January 2015 Yorkshire Post Business Club breakfast seminar. Hosted by Igloo. Simon Baker worked with Igloo and Anita Morris Associates to deliver a business seminar on the future potential of the South Bank of Leeds. What difference will the new ‘South Bank’ make to doing business in Leeds? Read on
Group ginger is a practice of architects. Our name derives from the political term, a ginger group. Ginger groups work to identify alternative ideas for the benefit of their host. As such Group Ginger works with clients to identify opportunities which amplify development potential and celebrate activity.
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