Upcoming Events
Wed 23


January 19 - January 23
Halifax Nova Scotia
Thu 24

Halifax disX – Stories from the deaf and disabled communities

January 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Halifax Nova Scotia
Fri 25

IDOW 2019 Presents Gabrielle Papillon

January 25 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Halifax Nova Scotia
Sat 26

Forward Music & IDOW Present: Bedouine + Jennah Barry in Halifax

January 26 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Halifax Nova Scotia
Tue 29

The Handmade Film Screening

January 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Halifax Nova Scotia
About This Project


1975 – 78 Bachelor of Architecture (Professional Degree), Nova Scotia Technical College, Thesis award (NSTC became TUNS then Dalhousie University) Halifax NS Canada

1973 – 75 Bachelor of Environmental Design Studies, Nova Scotia Technical College, Halifax NS Canada

1971 – 73 Architectural Technology, Ryerson Polytechnical Institute, Toronto ON Canada

1968 – 70 Applied Science (ENGINEERING), Queen’s University, Kingston ON Canada

1965 – 68 High School, Middleton NS Canada



1985 – date Peter Henry Architects Professional Architectural Practice

2010 – date Adjunct Professor, Dalhousie University, Faculty of Architecture 1982 – date Lecturer and Studio Director, Dalhousie University, Faculty of Architecture 2011 – date Partner EASTWIND Cycle Consulting

2006 – 2012 NSCAD University, Faculty of Design

2006 – 2012 Google SketchUP Accredited Instructor, Faculty, Entourage Arts (Toronto-Montréal-Halifax)

1984 – 86 Architect with Sperry/MacLennan Architects, Dartmouth, Canada

1984 Intern Architect with John Preston Architects, Halifax, Canada

1983 – 84 Intern Architect with ARCOP Associates, Toronto, working in Tampa, Florida

1981 – 82 Intern Architect with Design Alliance, Lagos, Nigeria

1979 – 81 Intern Architect with Webb Zerafa Menkes Housden Partnership, Toronto, Canada

1978 Intern architect with Strong Associates, Toronto Canada 1977 Student architect with IBI Group, Vancouver Canada

1974+75-76 Student architect with Arthur Erickson Architects, Vancouver, Canada



• Nova Scotia Association of Architects, Member 1985 – date

• Halifax Cycling Coalition Board Member 2013

• Bus Stop Theatre Board Member

• Bicycle Nova Scotia (2010-date)

• PAC (Program Advisory Committee) Member to the Nova Scotia Community College for both Architectural Technology and Heritage Carpentry programs 2008 – date

• Chebucto Community Net, Member 1994 – date, Board (Founding) Member 1994 – 1996

• Eastern Front Theatre Company, Member/Board Member 1996 – 2002

• NS Cultural Network, board member 1998 – 2003, Vice Chair 1999 -2001, Chair 2001 – 2003

• Ecology Action Centre, member, 2006 – date

• Visual Arts Nova Scotia 2002 – date

• Solar Nova Scotia 2006 – date

• Canadian Green Building Council 2007 – date

• International Mountain Bicycling Assoication CANADA 2015-date



• Dealing with the issues of a complex client group

• Architectural Design and Detail

• Environmental Design and Detail

• Public Speaking and Illustrated Public Speaking

• Digital modeling, image processing, and Graphic Art Design

• Various 19th century skills including drawing and clear thought



2014 First Place Ecology Action Centre’s IDEA competition.

2000-date Frequent lecturer in architecture at Dalhousie University

2008 Venice Biennale (with Richard Kroeker) for Pictou Landing Health Centre

2008 NSCAD Guest Lecturer, Computer Solid Modeling applications

2003 NS Designer Crafts Council, Judge, Market Facilities

1999 Nova Scotia Lieutenant Governor’s Award in Architecture, for the CFNS Offices

1999 NS Department of Education, Design 11 in the High School, Pubic Lecture, Halifax

1999 Newfoundland Architects Association, AGM Guest Speaker

1997 Nova Scotia Centre for Craft and Design, Curator “The Object of the Garden”

1996-97 Womens Television Network (WTN), Host/writer on Resourceful Renovator Show

1996 Royal Architectural Institute of Canada, public lecture series at the AGNS

1997-98 CBC Radio, Garden expert on CBC’s Radio Noon broadcast to the Atlantic provinces

1994-99 Peter Henry’s monthly column Fine Gardens in Southender and Bedford magazines

1991 NS Association of Architects, Juror, Lieutenant Governor’s Awards Committee

1990 Nova Scotia Lieutenant Governor’s Award in Architecture, TUNS Competition submission

1990 Technical University of Nova Scotia, School of Architecture Competition


CYCLE (also See Eastwind Cycle Consulting) ride:

1975 Halifax – San Diego solo ride 6000 km 2008 el Camino de Santiago (Toulouse to Santiago de Compostela) solo ride
learn:2012 Bicycle Nova Scotia (client) DESIGN of BLUE ROUTE Logo/Logotype and Signage

2013 Amsterdam to Bruges ride 2011-13 Numerous presentations re BLUE ROUTE Design and Implementation project

2012 NS BIKE SUMMIT, participant and Presenter 2011 Kickstand Conference (Mobius and Copenhagenize) 2013 NSPPA Bicycle Design Facility Conference 2014 Designing Vibrant Streets (NACTO) Conference, Bicycle Nova SCotia

2015 Agricola Street Traffic Calming and Bike Friendly streets (for Halifax Cycling Coalition)

2015 MacDonald Bridge Bicycle Access NETWORK (for Halifax Cycling Coalition)

2015 Richmond County Bicycle GRAN FONDO Event Planning

2015 NS Bicycle Summit, Presenter

2016 People For Bikes American state legislation review re: bicycles, safety and cycling operations.


ACTING 2015 Lead Role (David70) in Pierre St-Jacques’ film “36 Steps on a Curved Road”

abilities: 3 ball juggling, bike riding, athletic (for age), active, swims well, works knowledgably with hands, speaks well in public, some range (hateful ~ sober ~ joyous ~ annoying ~ goofy)



2014 DROWNING GIRLS, HEAT Theatre, Wanda Graham, Director

2007 ORPHEUS and EURIDICE Nova Scotia Opera Association, Roberta Barker Director, Dr. Walter Kempt Musical Director (with Sheila Provazza)

2006 BASTIEN UND BASTIENNE, Nova Scotia Opera Association, (with (mostly) Sheila Provazza)

2005 ORPHAN MUSES, Mary Vingoe Director (with Sheila Provazza)



2010-2014 Mi’kmaq Native Friendship Centre (New Facilities) Halifax NS

2013-14 DROWNING GIRLS, HEAT Theatre, Wanda Graham, Director

2008-14 Black Loyalist Heritage Society MUSEUM Birchtown NS

2012-14 Gros Morne Festival Theatre (New Facilities) Cow Head, NL

2013-14 Evergreen Theatre (Expanded Facilities) East Margaretsville NS

2013-14 LesCACHES Environmental Housing in Chester NS