Current issue: 9 – 2017

Living in Steel

For years we have been reporting regularly about current developments in the area of timber building. Now we present an issue that is devoted to construction research into steel. In Switzerland steel as building material in the area of housing construction has been forgotten about — or to put it better: visible steel constructions are given a wide berth, as the technical and economic challenges involved seem excessive.

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.