Male, born 1930

Associated with the firms network

Venturi and Rauch, Architects; Venturi, Rauch and Scott Brown, Architects and Planners

Professional History


Draftsman, Hettel and Albert, Architects, Pennsauken, NJ, summer 1956.

Draftsman, Charles F. Donnehower, Architect, Ocean City, NJ, summer 1957.

Draftsman/Designer, Cope and Lippincott, Philadelphia, PA, 1958-1961.

Designer, Venturi and Short, Architects, Philadelphia, PA, 1961-1964.

Partner, Venturi and Rauch, Architects, Philadelphia, PA, 1964-1967.

Professional Activities

Member, American Institute of Architects (AIA), 1965-

Member, AIA, Philadelphia Chapter, 1965- .

President, AIA, Philadelphia Chapter, 1974-1975.

Member, AIA, National Documents Board, 1973-1976.

Member, Pennsylvania Society of Architects, Philadelphia, PA.

Member, American Arbitration Association. Rauch used coursework training that he got from the American Arbitration Association to mediate construction industry disagreements occasionally.

Member, Advisory Council, The Philadelphia Foundation for Architecture, Philadelphia, PA, 1987- .

Member, University of Pennsylvania (Penn), Campus Design Review Committee, Philadlephia, PA, 1990- .

Professional Awards

Fellow, American Institute of Architects (FAIA), 1978.



Graduate, Lower Rancocas Valley Regional High School, Mount Holly, NJ,1948.

Coursework, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT, c. 1948-1950.

B. Architecture, University of Pennsylvania (Penn), Philadelphia, PA, 1958.

Coursework in city planning, University of Pennsylvania (Penn), Philadelphia, PA, 1964-1965.



His parents were John K. Rauch, Sr., and Marjorie G. Rauch.

Biographical Notes

President, Reading Terminal Market Preservation Fund, 1988- . This group offered " and operational support to Philadelphia’s historic downtown farmers market."

Director, United Cerebral Palsy Association, 1988-1990.

PCAD id: 5590