Current issue: 11 – 2015

Village Stories

We extend the view of the village centres in “Frischs Dorf” to a panorama of the complex challenge presented by the village today. Four case studies circle around the Switzerland of writer Pedro Lenz, and an excursion to the Bavarian Forest mercilessly reveals that things could get far worse—wbw visits the folk in the villages.

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 102nd year of publication.