Name: Brigitte Peterhans
Date of Birth / Location: August 27th, 1928 / Sulz am Neckar, Germany
Date of Death / Location: January 15, 2021 / Stuttgart, Germany
Education: Engineering degree (Diplom-Ingenieur), University of Stuttgart. Master's of Architecture from Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), 1962.
Firms and Partnerships Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), 1970-1990; Peterhans became an Associate in 1973 and an Senior Associate in 1979. At SOM, Peterhans worked on interiors with Jane Graham.
Primary Field: Interior Designer
- Baxter Laboratories, 1 Baxter Parkway Deerfield, Illinois, 1973-1980.
- Sears Tower (now Willis Tower), Chicago, Illinois, 1970-1972 and 1980.
- The Equitable Building, 401 North Michigan Avenue Chicago, Illinois
Oral history of Brigitte Peterhans / interviewed by Betty J. Blum, compiled under the auspices of the Ryerson and Burnham Libraries, the Art Institute of Chicago. - Page 1 - Chicago Architects Oral History Project - Ryerson and Burnham Libraries and Archi