Typographie und Medien I

Isabella Kohlhuber
Fine Arts and Media Art, Transmedia Art
2016W, Seminar (SE), 2.0 semester hours, course number S00551

Description

This course focuses on typography in the field of visual arts and on typographic design of art-related publictions, artist books and documentations. According to the participants' varying levels, the course willl include therory and computer-work as well as self-organised research and development of a project from start to finish (a booklet, an artist book, an artwork or a documentation). Topics are: DTP basics (Adobe Indesign, a little bit of Photoshop and Illustrator) on MAC OS, handling digital fonts, layout basics, dos & don'ts in professional print production, examples of typography in contemporary art. Location: Transmediale Kunst, Vordere Zollamtstraße 3, room 14 (3rd floor)

Examination Modalities

regular attendance
project work (completion and presentation on time, one copy or three digital photographs of your work for the archive)

Comments

This class may be held in English if 20 % of participants prefer English as their study language.

Dates

24 October 2016, 14:00–17:30 Seminar Room 14
07 November 2016, 14:00–17:30 Seminar Room 14
14 November 2016, 14:00–17:30 Seminar Room 14
21 November 2016, 14:00–17:30 Seminar Room 14
28 November 2016, 14:00–17:30 Seminar Room 14
05 December 2016, 14:00–17:30 Seminar Room 14
12 December 2016, 14:00–17:30 Seminar Room 14

Course Enrolment

Until 23 October 2016, 00:00
via email: isabella.kohlhuber@uni-ak.ac.at

co-registration: possible (4.0 ECTS)

TransArts - Transdisciplinary Arts (Bachelor): Artistic and art technology foundations (4.0 ECTS)

Individual courses: possible (4.0 ECTS)