Current issue: 12 – 2017

Flora Ruchat-Roncati

Flora Ruchat-Roncati is inscribed in the history of Swiss architecture as one of the principal protagonists of the Ticino Tendenza who shaped the landscape of Switzerland with important works. In her world of ideas Swiss post-war modernism in the spirit of Le Corbusier is connected with Italian rationalism, in her biography the stations Zurich and Rome are just as important as Ticino or Friuli.

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 104rd year of publication.