Architectural Computer Generated Imagery

Armin Hess
Architecture, Digital Production
2017W, Seminar (SE), 4.0 semester hours, course number S01451


The course will address various topics within the field digital imagery and CG production. By introducing advanced tools and techniques and through productive experimentation we will also address the ongoing discussion around the digital realm, image sciences and the iconic turn. Students are invoked to further develop their technical abilities as well as define/refine an attitude towards their style of visual communication.

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Examination Modalities

Draft of Two exercises.
The personal authorship of the work will be checked periodically within the course.


We assume your are sufficiently experienced in working with tools in digital modelling/rendering/postprodction.
Preferred Software: Rhinoceros, 3dsMax, Maya, Vray, Photoshop.

Bring your Laptops.


19 October 2017, 09:00–11:00 Vordere Zollamtstr. 3 / 3.Stock /Besprechungsraum IOA (preliminary discussion)
09 November 2017, 09:11–10:11
16 November 2017, 09:11–10:11
23 November 2017, 09:11–10:11
30 November 2017, 09:11–10:11
07 December 2017, 09:11–10:11
14 December 2017, 09:11–10:11
11 January 2018, 09:11–10:11
18 January 2018, 09:11–10:11
25 January 2018, 09:11–10:11
01 February 2018, 09:11–10:11

Course Enrolment

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co-registration: possible (4.0 ECTS)

Architecture (Master): Communication: Presentation and Visualisation Strategies (4.0 ECTS)

Individual courses: possible (4.0 ECTS)