Vellum drawings, ca. 1951. Office of Sep Ruf. Photographed at the home of Elisabeth and Norburga Ruf, January, 2019.
Photo Credit: Thad Russell.
Excerpted from the forthcoming book Year Zero to Economic Miracle: Hans Schwippert, Sep Ruf and West German Modern Architecture 1949-1964, this talk will consider the way in which the documents used to realize architectural work contribute to a fuller understanding of two seminal postwar architects, Hans Schwippert and Sep Ruf.