Jean-Pierre Favre is an Australian born in Switzerland. He lives in a bush setting near Canberra, the Australian capital.
He studied architecture at the university of Newcastle and after working for the government for some years, he took on a position at the School of Architecture at the university of Canberra.
Jean-Pierre has been sketching for most of his life. He produced a vast collection of sketches depicting buildings from all over the world. After retiring, he pursued his sketching skills adding computer aided graphics to produce some of his more colourful work. He currently runs sketching classes for seniors.
Jean-Pierre has won 3 local awards for his achievement as a fund raiser by donating his work for worthy causes.