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Fonds F0020 - John Patkau fonds

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CA ACU CAA F0020

Title

John Patkau fonds

Date(s)

  • 1973-1983 (Creation)

Level of description

Fonds

Extent and medium

ca. 400 drawings and other material

Context area

Name of creator

(1948-Present)

Biographical history

Canadian architect. John Patkau received his M.Arch. from the University of Manitoba in 1972. During the summer of 1971, he worked for Erickson/Massey Architects, Vancouver, then upon graduation Patkau went into private practice with Denis Jesson (1972-1973). After returning from Europe in 1974, he was employed with the Zeidler Partnership Architects(Toronto), moving in 1975 to Bittorf-Holland-Christianson Architects Ltd. (Edmonton) in 1975. Patkau entered private practice in 1977 in Edmonton. He is a Member of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada and has won the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada medal.

Archival history

Acquired by donation in 1984.

Patkau, John

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Scope and content

Fonds consists of drawings, display material, correspondence and office files of the architectural practice of John Patkau, 1973-1983. Significant projects include: Galleria Condominium Project; Riverdale Community Centre; Blue Quill Elementary School, Edmonton; Stadium Rapid Transit Station, Edmonton; Pyrch Residence.

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Further accruals expected.

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No restrictions on access.

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The material is in English.

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Note

Also includes 1 model, ca. 10 items of display material, and 2.56 m of textual records.

Note

Includes record nos: 184A/84.05

Note

Title based on contents of fonds.

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2991111

Original fonds identifier

CAA-7

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