Künstlerische Projektarbeit I /Künstl. Praxis außerschulische Produktionsfelder

Walter Lunzer
Art Sciences and Art Education, Textiles - Free, Applied and Experimental Artistic Design
2016W, Seminar (SE), 2.0 semester hours, course number S01362

Description

What is Textile? - Textiles as Sciences

Textiles in the 21st century are highly complex products. Nature-sciences are combined with modern technologies. This interdisciplinary combination makes a huge range of divers textiles possible, which we can use in various fields of life. Techno fibers emerge more and more in our daily garments. But these are just the peak of the iceberg. Even common nature-fibers, like cotton, wool or silk are highly technologically processed with chemical, biological and physical treatments.  Those possibilities cause nevertheless ecological, social and even health problems. That is way it is necessary to concern oneself how to use and treat and maunfacture them.

The course is part of new focus of the Textile-Department. Textiles will, additionally to their use as an artificial and design medium, also be issued as a huge field of scientific research.

Procedure of the course:

The project will last at least for one year. Next to phases of lectures, extern textile experts will be invited, as well as we will visit textile laboratories and producers. In the first semester the focus will be on basic textile-material knowledge. Starting from this you will be asked to go deeper and research on your own into special fields of textile technologies. Paralelly you will plan individual Art and/or Design Project based on your research as well as educational concepts.

Examination Modalities

Requirements:

  • the taught knowledge shall be researched deeper on your own and presented at milestones appointments during the semester.
  • developement of Works of Art and/or Design based on the research.

Comments

Following Courses are connected with this course and should neccesarily be booked too. They will be held at the same time.

  • Heidi Call - Materialtechnologies - Project-work
  • Walter Lunzer - interdisziplinary Project-work - didactics (starting summersemester 2017)

Key Words

Mode, Chemie, textile work, environment, discussion, organisation

Dates

11 October 2016, 14:30–16:30 Studio Tailoring
18 October 2016, 14:30–16:30 Studio Tailoring
25 October 2016, 14:30–16:30 Studio Tailoring
08 November 2016, 14:30–16:30 Studio Tailoring
15 November 2016, 14:30–16:30 Studio Tailoring
22 November 2016, 14:30–16:30 Studio Tailoring
29 November 2016, 14:30–16:30 Studio Tailoring
06 December 2016, 14:30–16:30 Studio Tailoring
13 December 2016, 14:30–16:30 Studio Tailoring
10 January 2017, 14:30–16:30 Studio Tailoring
17 January 2017, 14:30–16:30 Studio Tailoring
24 January 2017, 14:30–16:30 Studio Tailoring

Course Enrolment

Until 08 October 2016, 18:00
via email: office@walterlunzer.com

Art Education: subject tex (Bachelor): Künstlerische Praxis (tex): FOR: Technologien / Praxen (tex) (2.0 ECTS)

Co-registration: not possible

Attending individual courses: not possible