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Peter Favot fonds


About these records

Title
Peter Favot fonds
Dates of Creation
1963-2012, predominant 1970-2016
Physical Description

4.07 metres of textual records

2.02 MB of textual records

153 volumes of textual records

4 microfiches (textual records)

4818 architectural drawings

2 architectural drawings (867 KB)

255 technical drawings

16 technical drawings (8.09 MB)

157 presentation panels (mounted)

13641 photographs

139 maps

24 plans

25 sketches

2 video cassettes

28 artifacts : Masonite, Kydex, and wood samples

1 DVD : 1.48 GB of moving images

Scope and Content

Fonds consists of project files and other records documenting the last quarter century of Peter Favot's career. These records reflect Favot's architectural, urban planning and design experience. Also included are records that demonstrate Favot's interest in new technologies and designs, including energy alternatives and increased energy efficiency in building design.

Fonds also includes Favot's teaching files for the Faculty of Urban Planning, Faculty of Interior Design, and Faculty of Architecture at Ryerson University.

The nature of the projects documented in this fonds include: urban planning in various locations in Ontario; institutional projects including master plans for educational institutions, projects created for First Nations communities in Ontario, and projects for group homes; energy-related projects created for the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, as well as projects created independently by Favot; projects created for Westinghouse Corporation in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; research projects created by Peter Favot both independently and with partners; residential projects; commercial projects including financial centres, shopping centres, showrooms, and historic renovations; and church and recreation projects.

Records also include Favot's architectural theses and design articles written for the Sudbury Star newspaper.

Fonds includes architectural drawings such as sketches, technical drawings, conceptual drawings, presentation drawings, plans, sections, elevations, and details.

The fonds also includes textual records which document the firm's projects including: correspondence; cost estimates; meeting minutes; tender bids and contracts; project specifications; reports; schedules; and news clippings.

Fonds also includes photographs documenting project sites, project models and construction work, maps, and artifacts such as wood samples.

Of interest are records relating to Peter Favot's inventions and innovative design products. Design products include: energy-related projects; furniture for children; plans for innovative housing; wood densification; and wood vaults structures designed for earthquake-prone areas.

Fonds is arranged into 84 series. Each series generally pertains to a single project. A project coding system created by the donor has been maintained. The donor arranged the projects according to project type and then numbered each project sequentially.

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Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

Peter Favot Architect Ltd. is a Toronto-based architectural, urban design, urban planning, and land development consulting firm.

Peter Favot is a contemporary practising architect and urban design consultant based in the vicinity of Toronto, Ontario whose work also focuses on projects located in Northern and Eastern Ontario.

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Peter Favot Architect Ltd.

Favot, Peter, 1938-

Restrictions on Access
No restrictions on access.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
See series descriptions for terms governing use.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Peter Favot fonds was donated to the Archives of Ontario in 2008, 2010, 2014 and 2016 by Peter Favot and Peter Favot Architect Ltd.
Related Material

Consult RG 19 for complementary records related to land use planning from the Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing.

Notes

Title is based on contents of the fonds.

Accruals

No further accruals are expected.

Former Codes

0708-078; acc. 50748; 0910-086; 1314-001; 1516-026

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Records series that make up this fonds

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Reference Code Series Title
F 4563-1 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. Southridge Community Masterplan project records, Sudbury, Ontario.
F 4563-2 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. Marsh Forest Resort project records, Port Perry, Ontario.
F 4563-3 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. Rezoning and Urban Design of a Commercial Mews Development (Village Centre) project records, Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-4 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. Courtyard Terrace Housing Project records, Barrie, Ontario
F 4563-5 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. Single Family Lotting Patterns for Affordable Housing project records, Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-6 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. Richmond Hill [Ontario] Revitalization Study project records
F 4563-7 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. Cobalt [Ontario] Revitalization Study project records
F 4563-8 Peter Favot's Agra Village Development Project records, Ottawa, Ontario
F 4563-9 Peter Favot's Corfab Multiple Residential Land Development Plan project records, Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-10 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. Sturgeon Falls [Ontario] Redevelopment Plan project records
F 4563-11 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. Rezoning and Official Plan project records, Alban, Ontario
F 4563-12 Peter Favot's Housing Study - Seniors' Housing in Ottawa-Carleton project records, Ottawa, Ontario
F 4563-13 Peter Favot's Laurentian University Master Plan project records, Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-14 Peter Favot's Masterplan for Francophone Community College project records, Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-15 Peter Favot's Collège d'Arts Appliqués et de Technologie du Nord project records, Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-16 Peter Favot's Carre-Four Community Services and Seniors' Centre project records, Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-17 Project records for the École Nord School Addition in Azilda, Ontario by Peter Favot
F 4563-18 Feasibility study for the Sagamok Business Centre in Massey, Ontario by Peter Favot
F 4563-19 Project records for the Creamery Mall in Mindemoya on Manitoulin Island, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect, Ltd.
F 4563-20 Project records for an administration and health care centre for the Mattagami Band in Chapleau, Ontario by Peter Favot for Favot + Castellan Architects Inc.
F 4563-21 Project records for a Manitoulin Island residence in South Bay Mouth on Manitoulin Island, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect, Ltd.
F 4563-22 Project records for a group home for mentally challenged adults in Espanola, Ontario, by Peter Favot for Favot + Castellan Architects, Ltd.
F 4563-23 Project records for the Valley and District Group Home in the Sudbury Region of Ontario by Peter Favot for Favot + Castellan, Architects, Ltd.
F 4563-24 Project records for Freecool - a Lake Ontario downtown Toronto cooling project by Peter Favot and Bob Tamblyn
F 4563-25 Project records for a central solar receiver electrical generating utility for Canadian communities by Peter Favot
F 4563-26 Project records for an energy conserving town in South March, Ontario by Peter Favot
F 4563-27 Project records for a Cogeneration / Free Heat Industrial Park in Sudbury, Ontario by Peter Favot, Architect, Ltd.
F 4563-28 Project records for an energy self-sufficient community with zero-carbon impact in Innisfil, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect, Ltd.
F 4563-29 Project records for Friel Street Public Housing Complex in Ottawa, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect, Ltd.
F 4563-30 Project records for Columtek low cost housing system by Peter Favot
F 4563-31 Project records for low-cost curved shell housing prototypes by Peter Favot
F 4563-32 Records relating to Play-aways - a children's furniture line designed by Peter Favot
F 4563-33 Records relating to Peter Favot's process of densifying low-quality wood
F 4563-34 Urban design articles written for Sudbury Daily Star newspaper by Peter Favot and others
F 4563-35 Peter Favot's Bachelor and Master of Architecture theses
F 4563-36 Urban planning and design project records of Vista apartment building in Port Perry, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect Ltd.
F 4563-37 Project records for Meridian apartments complex on Regent Street in Sudbury, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect Ltd.
F 4563-38 Project records for Maki condominium apartments, Lake Nepahwin near Sudbury, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect Ltd.
F 4563-39 Project records for Larch Street office / residential condominium in Sudbury, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect Ltd.
F 4563-40 Project records for Cedar View retirement housing project in Sudbury, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect Ltd.
F 4563-41 Project records for a prototype development of a freehold town housing project in the Moonglow Area near Sudbury, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect Ltd.
F 4563-42 Development plans and rezoning records for a freehold town housing complex on Maley Drive in Sudbury, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect Ltd.
F 4563-43 Project records for Favot residence (Brenda House) in Sudbury, Ontario, by Peter Favot Architect Ltd.
F 4563-44 Project records for Martindale Garden Terraces apartment building in Sudbury, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect Ltd.
F 4563-45 Records for Brennan Hall Seniors' Housing project in Sudbury, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect Ltd.
F 4563-46 Records for Bel Laggo residential construction investigation in Sudbury, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect Ltd.
F 4563-47 Foscia Land Development Alternatives project in Val Caron, Ontario by Castellan + Favot Architects Inc.
F 4563-48 Project records for Zulich financial business centre in Sudbury, Ontario by Castellan + Favot Architects Inc.
F 4563-49 Project records for electronic research facilities (El-Equip Limited) in Sudbury, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect Ltd.
F 4563-50 Project records for Loach's Road courtyard office complex in Sudbury, Ontario by Peter Favot Architect Ltd.
F 4563-51 Peter Favot's project files for Brady Street Business Park in Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-52 Peter Favot's project files for Kristi Office Mall project in Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-53 Peter Favot's project files for the Lion's Gate Shopping Centre with combined residential uses project in Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-54 Peter Favot's project files for the Crossing Bridge Shopping Centre in Stittsville, Ontario
F 4563-55 Peter Favot's project files for Garson [Ontario] Town Centre Commercial Facilities
F 4563-56 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. project files for the restoration and renovations to the Queen Elizabeth Building at Exhibition Place, Toronto, Ontario
F 4563-57 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. project files for the Kohler Corporation / Canac Showroom in Markham, Ontario
F 4563-58 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. project files for the Moonlight Beach Bay concession facilities in Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-59 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. project files for the Wolfridge Golf Course and Club House facilities in Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-60 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. project files for the Mausoleum Project in Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-61 Peter Favot project files for the Catholic Church and Rectory project in Elliot Lake, Ontario
F 4563-62 Peter Favot project files for Saint Isidore's Church in Ottawa, Ontario
F 4563-63 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. project proposals and promotional material
F 4563-64 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. project files for Sudbury Secondary School home economics room renovation in Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-65 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. project files for Walker House project in Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-66 Peter Favot's project files for the Maartilla / Paris Street housing development in Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-67 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. project files for renovations to the Canac Kitchens Ltd. facility, Thornhill, Ontario
F 4563-68 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. project files for a proposed conversion of the Canac Kitchens / Kohler Corporation facility in Thornhill, Ontario
F 4563-69 Peter Favot Architect Ltd. wood vaults structures research
F 4563-70 Peter Favot Ryerson University teaching files
F 4563-71 Peter Favot Architect Ltd.'s project files for Westinghouse Corporation, Head Office in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
F 4563-72 Peter Favot Architect Ltd.'s project files for King's Bay (Port Perry Area) Agra Farm Project and Niagara Falls Ontario Agra/Housing Project
F 4563-73 Peter Favot Architect Ltd.'s project files for Metis Wood Research Project
F 4563-74 Peter Favot Architect Ltd.'s project files for Queen and Dufferin Streets Underpass, Urban Design Study (in conjunction with Delcan Corporation)
F 4563-75 Peter Favot Architect Ltd.'s project files for Mallard's Green Subdivision in Sudbury, Ontario
F 4563-76 Peter Favot Architect Ltd.'s project files for St. Clair East Commercial / Residential Project in Toronto, Ontario
F 4563-77 Peter Favot Architect Ltd.'s project files for York Mills Redevelopment Project in Toronto, Ontario
F 4563-78 Peter Favot Architect Ltd.’s project files for a town housing project at 1440 Bloor Street in Mississauga, Ontario
F 4563-79 Peter Favot Architect Ltd.’s project files for Carrville Avenue Project in Richmond Hill, Ontario
F 4563-80 Peter Favot Architect Ltd.’s project files for an addition to 140 Franklin Avenue in Kitchener, Ontario
F 4563-81 Peter Favot Architect Ltd.’s project files for Green Town Homes in Port Perry, Ontario
F 4563-82 Peter Favot Architect Ltd.’s project files for Harbour Commercial / Residential Centre, Port Perry, Ontario
F 4563-83 Peter Favot Architect Ltd.’s project files for J.A. Henckels Head Office in Markham, Ontario
F 4563-84 Peter Favot Architect Ltd.’s project files for Condo Seniors Shared Housing, Old Simcoe Road in Port Perry, Ontario