Basic Biographical Details

Name: Peter Howard
Designation: Architect
Born: 1929
Bio Notes: Peter Howard was born in 1929. He was an assistant in the office of Campbell Jones & Partners from May 1954 to September 1955 and job architect with Minoprio & Spencely from September 1955 to January 1957. He would seem to have worked with Basil Spence as job architect from 1957-59 and then from 1960-61 as group architect in charge of a complex of Pure and Applied Science buildings at the University of Nottingham. He subsequently formed his own firm and from 1961 became one of the two associates of Andrew Renton (Andrew Renton & Associates). In 1966 Humphrey Wood joined the partnership, the name becoming Renton Howard Wood Associates.

Howard was elected FRIBA on 17 July 1968, proposed by Andrew Renton, Phillip Chiswick and John Kenny Hennessy.

Private and Business Addresses

The following private or business addresses are associated with this architect:
 AddressTypeDate fromDate toNotes
Item 1 of 227, Trafalgar Road, Twickenham, Middlesex, EnglandPrivate1968 *  
Item 2 of 2Gaytons, North Hadham, Hertfordshire, EnglandPrivate1993 *  

* earliest date known from documented sources.

Employment and Training


The following individuals or organisations employed or trained this architect (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate fromDate toPositionNotes
Item 1 of 3Basil Spence & PartnersJanuary 19571960Job architectLater Group Architect
Item 2 of 3Renton & Associates19611966Associate 
Item 3 of 3Renton, Howard, Wood Associates1966After 1968Partner 


RIBA Proposals

This architect proposed the following individuals for RIBA membership (click on an item to view details):
 NameDate proposedNotes
Item 1 of 1Humphrey Paul Wood2 October 1968For Fellowship


Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this architect:
 SourceArchive NameSource Catalogue No.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers F no 6207 (Combined Box 125)