Current issue: 4 – 2016

Project Workplace

We believe it is no accident that, in a short space of time, we have recently visited several industrial buildings where production or applied research is combined with office work. In a number of the examples presented in this issue architecture was assigned multiple tasks: it serves as the representation of a business idea, is a mediator of innovation, and, through clever spatial organisation, directly makes development processes possible — one could also say: through typology.

Reading architecture

werk, bauen + wohnen presents topical and critical reports about architecture within the international context. The theme-based issues offer in-depth analyses, comparisons and background information. The voice of the BSA (Bund Schweizer Architekten / Federation of Swiss Architects), werk, bauen + wohnen is in its 103nd year of publication.