Projects

 



Baden in Canton Aargau is one of the towns examined in the case studies. Image: zvg

Examination of residential development structures and projecting theoretical illustrations of dynamic planning opportunities



For many elderly, aging at home is one of the most important goals in life. Photo: ETH Wohnforum - ETH CASE

Challenges and Opportunities at the Interface between Housing Management and Residents



Housing costs are a major difficulty for people experiencing or at risk of poverty. Photo: ETH Wohnforum - ETH CASE

Orientation Guidelines for Cantons, Municipalities and Local Authorities



Model and reflection – translation processes in design research. Photo: Anna Flach

An international comparison on research in architecture and design research



The multi-generational Giesserei project in Oberwinterthur is an example of what constitutes an innovative housing concept. Photos: Kurt Lampart/Giesserei

Innovative processes and projects in the housing sector



Junction Rotach-/Gertrudstrasse – the heart of the project. Photos: ETH Wohnforum - ETH CASE/Angela Birrer

Assessment of the social sustainability of the Rotach housing project



Daily distance of house keeping, housing complex Neudorf/Stephanshorn, St.Gallen. Graphic: Ignaz Strebel

Repair and maintenance become key features of 21st century urban development



National programme from 2014 to 2018. Logo: Bundesamt für Sozialversicherungen.

Supply of non-monetary provision of services in the field of housing for those at risk of or living in poverty



The project's name is logo.

Enhancing urban density through sustainable housing development strategies (in German: ANANAS – Angebotsstrategie NAchhaltig NAchverdichteter Städte)



Registration of design competitions in the salle Melpomène, école des beaux-arts, Paris (1889). Detail of a drawing of Lemaistre, A. (1889) L'école des beaux-arts desinée et racontée par un élève. Firmin-Didot & Cie, Paris.

Close look at the impacts of design competitions



A residential community of the aging: In sunny weather the garden becomes a meeting point. (Photo: ETH Wohnforum – ETH CASE

Survey and Examples in the Canton of Zurich



Bras Basah Complex, central area, Singapore, is one of the case studies. Photo: Michelle Yingying Jiang

Interdisciplinary exploration of the relationship between density and liveability with focus on the use, and appropriation of common spaces in Singapore high-rise housing



The city of Vancouver is one of the case studies. Photo: Marko Marskamp

A comparative study of urban planning cultures



Housekeeper: Technician, organiser, inventor and sometimes even social worker. Screenshot: Susanne Hofer

That’s why our cities do not fall apart



Moving from one place to the next: 28 percent of the Swiss population live at two or more addresses. Photo: zvg

Mobility in the interplay of material, social and biographical conditions



Housing development Telli, Aarau.

House-biographies of large housing complexes from the period between 1950 and 1980



Das Künzle-Heim in Schaffhausen is the pilot of a new neighbourhood service centre. Photo: www.qdz.ch

Application and evaluation of a new elderly care policy in Schaffhausen



Frank Stella's "Damascus Gate I", created 1969. Photo: T. Normon

Architecture, design and the fine arts as epistemic cultures in the making



Railway station of Visp, Swiss canton Valais.

Perspectives on suburban planning



Architectural competitions in Switzerland: Online platform und network. Graphic: Ignaz Strebel

Architectural competitions in Switzerland: Platform und network



Construction. Photo: prototyp.zhdk.ch

Aktuelle Präsentationsformen und die Rezeption von Möbeln in Design und Kunst



District Bromma in Stockholm. Photo: ETH Wohnforum - ETH CASE

Possible sustainable development of three different Stockholm districts



Design Competition Chirurgieblock Graz. Photo: www.gsund.net

Design competitions are a key element in Swiss building history and culture



Book published 2008, see publications.

Either it is already existing - or it will be there by the next day latest



Book published 2011, see publications.

Gesamtschau und Qualifizierung des Agglomerationsgebietes entlang der Bahnlinie S5



Book published 2014, see publications.

House-Biographies of Highly Appreciated Residential Buildings (1900 – now)




Housing complex Schachenfeld in Widen canton Aargau. Playground. Photo: ETH Wohnforum - ETH CASE

Haushaltsbefragung II im Anschluss an die Leitbild-Studie



The network meets regularly with focus on housing for the elderly. Graphic: ETH Wohnforum - ETH CASE

The research network was born out of the CTI project "Housing in the second half of life"



Strongly linked with the neighborhood: The Wettsteinpark in Basel fulfills the vision of sustainable living for elderly people. Photo: www.merianstiftung.ch

Three private foundations who are all concerned with the questions of housing for the elderly have joined forces in the context of a new housing project in Basel.



Multilocal living people: Today here tomorrow there. Photo: Elke Wurster

People in a multilocally organized everyday



House at Freihofstrasse in Zurich: One of eight analysed items. Photo: ETH Wohnforum - ETH CASE

Evaluation tools for the assessment of housing quality from a user perspective



The NFP 54 project locations: Cantons of Zurich, Solothurn, Uri and Ticino. Graphic: nfp54.ch

How can single-family home residential districts be sustainably developed?



Book published 2008, see publications.

Innovations on Housing in the Second Half of Life



Regina-Kägi-Hof. Foto: Stücheli Architects

Zweitstudie 4 Jahre nach Bezug



Housing complex Schachenfeld in Widen, canton Aargau. Photo: ETH Wohnforum - ETH CASE

Haushaltbefragung im Anschluss an die Leitbild-Studie



Plan of site housing Im Schachenfeld in Widen, canton Aargau. Graphic: zvg

Studie zur Sanierung der zweiten Siedlungshälfte



Book published 2005.

Interdisziplinär anwendbare Unterrichtsmaterialien



Book published 2008, see publications.

Über den Umgang mit Tageslicht im Wohnungsbau



Kraftwerk1. Photo: Stücheli Architects

Evaluation von zwei neuen Wohnsiedlungen in der Stadt Zürich



Zhu Village in southern chinese Guangzhou. Photo: ETH Wohnforum - ETH CASE

A Partnership for Urban Sustainability



Wood as a subject at school. Photo: ETH Wohnforum - ETH CASE

Didaktische Materialien für die Sekundarschulstufe II



Housing for 222 students.

Student housing and day care centre: research and contest



Housing complex Davidsboden in the neighborhood of St. Johann in Basel: The lawn is meetingpoint for all. Photo: merianstiftung.ch

Second evaluation of the housing complex Davidsboden in Basel - 8 years later



Book published 2002, see publications.

Methods and Tools for a Multi-Systems Analysis of Sustainable Urban Development



Campus ETH Zurich Hönggerberg with the city of Zurich in the background. Photo: ETH Zurich

Evaluation and Action Research Project in the City of Zurich



Book published 1996, see publications.

Housing and life biography of women of three generations



The housing complex Davidsboden is located in the neighborhood of St. Johann. Photo: ETH Wohnforum - ETH CASE

Evaluation of the housing complex Davidsboden in Basel