Essays & Reviews

  • Vassallo, J. (2020, October). Of Objects and Images [Ornament & Découpage Series]. Oris, Issue No. 124 & 125. > PDF (English)

  • Herzog, A. (2017, September). Der Bildalchemist. In Hochparterre, Special issue: "Die Bildermacher", pp. 14-15. > PDF (German)

  • Schaerer, P. (2017, December). Built images: On the visual aestheticization of today's architecture. ZARCH, Issue No. 9, pp. 48-59. > PDF (English & Spanish)

  • Betsky, A. (2017, September). Beauty that Is Neither New Nor Historical [on the occasion of the Chicago Architecture Biennial 2017]. Architectmagazine. > URL | > pdf (English)

  • Ferrando, D. T. (2017). Gifs on the Wing. On the current condition of the architectural. Horda.org. > URL | > PDF (English)

  • Schaerer, P. (2017, January). Gebaute Bilder. Domus, German issue No. 23, pp. 154-159. > PDF (German)

  • Vassallo, J. (2016). Control Game: Philipp Schaerer vs. Roger Boltshauser. In J. Vassallo (Ed.), "Seamless: Digital collage and dirty realism in contemporary architecture" (1st ed., pp. 69-112). Zurich: Park Books. > PDF (English)

  • Stierli, M. (2016). Architecture in the subjunctive mood. In R. Geiser (Ed.), "Bildbauten: Philipp Schaerer" (extended english edition, pp. 72-78). Basle: Standpunkte. > PDF (English)

  • Herschdorfer, N. (2016). When the virtual becomes real. In R. Geiser (Ed.), "Bildbauten: Philipp Schaerer" (extended english edition, pp. 80-89). Basle: Standpunkte. > PDF (English)

  • Geiser, R. (2016). Constructing images. In R. Geiser (Ed.), "Bildbauten: Philipp Schaerer" (extended english edition, pp. 69-71). Basle: Standpunkte. > PDF (English)

  • Popeson, P. (August 6, 2015). Pushing the Vision: Philipp Schaerer and Andrés Jaques. Inside/Out - A MoMA/ MoMA PS1 Blog. > URL | > PDF (English)

  • Stierli, M. (2012). Diagramme des Architektonischen. In U. Müller (Ed.), "Roger Boltshauser, Transformator: mit Bildern von Philipp Schaerer"  (1st ed., pp. 36-41). Berlin: Wasmuth Verlag Tübingen. > PDF (German)

  • Kapfinger, O. (2012, November). Transformator. Zu den Bildern von Philipp Schaerer [on the occasion of the exhibition "Transformator"]. Architekturgalerie Berlin > PDF (German)

  • Koetter, A. (2012, December). Architecture Untreated. Clog, Special issue: Rendering, pp. 90-91. > PDF (English)

  • Schaerer, P. (2011, September). Bildkompositionen scheinbarer Wirklichkeiten. Trans Magazine ETHZ, Issue No. 19, pp. 68-75. > PDF (German)

  • Aquila, M. (2011, June). Penetrable Buildings - Philipp Schaerer. FFWMAG, Issue No. 24, pp. 36-43. > PDF (English)

  • Tourette, J. (2010, December). Philipp Schaerer: Photographie et Architecture Fictionelle. Kiblind, Issue No. 33, pp. 12-13. > PDF (French)

  • Herschdorfer, N. (2010). La Virtualité Réelle. In R. Geiser (Ed.), "Bildbauten: Philipp Schaerer" (1st ed., pp. 20-29). Basle: Standpunkte.  > PDF (French)

  • Stierli, M. (2010). Architektur in der Möglichkeitsform - Zu den Bildbauten Philipp Schaerers. In R. Geiser (Ed.), Bildbauten: "Philipp Schaerer" (1st ed., pp. 10-19). Basle: Standpunkte. > PDF (German)

  • Geiser, R. (2010). Bilder Bauen. In R. Geiser (Ed.), "Bildbauten: Philipp Schaerer" (1st ed., pp. 6-7). Basle: Standpunkte. > PDF (German)

  • Rapp, A. (2009, August 27). What the picture you’re looking at looks like. Critical Terrain - Charting the Designscape. > URL > PDF (English)

  • Keller, W. (2008, June). Bildbauten, Bilder von Philipp Schaerer. DU Kulturmagazin, Issue No. 787, pp. 40-47. > PDF (German)