Gotthard Schuh

Gotthard Schuh (1897-1969) studied painting at the Basel Kunstgewerbeschule (vocational school for art) and worked as a painter before devoting himself completely to photography. In the 1930s he was a reporter for the Zurcher Illustrierten and from 1941 to 1960 the photo editor at Neuen Zurcher Zeitung. In den 1950s he and Swiss photographers Paul Senn, Werner Bischof and Jakob Tuggener co-founded the Working Party of Swiss Photographers. Mr. Schuh published the books Inseln der Gotter, 50...See more