Introduction to Artistic Strategies

Leopold Schatzl
Arts and Society, Cross-Disciplinary Strategies
2018W, Lecture and Artistic Practice (VKP), 2.0 semester hours, course number S02536


Practical subject of the course is the content and technical development of artistic ideas and their visual implementation in representative concept documents and possibly a continuation in concrete project organization and -realization.
The thematic content refers to the question of alternative artistic action spaces away from the institutionalized cultural business and to autonomous positions and strategies.

common topic: MIGRATION & MOVEMENT (working title)

joint discussions, demonstration of artistic examples, walks, laboratory, technical guidance and assistance with practical implementation

Examination Modalities

immanent examination character, assessment based on the qualitative work results

Attendance is mandatory at all lectures and will be registered at the beginning of each course.
Semester project


The course will be partly held together with Katharina Gsöllpointner.

On Tuesday, October 9th, an excursion to Linz will take place (> exhibition Höhenrausch at the OK-Center > Ars Electronica Center). Details on the programme and for the registration will follow.

Key Words

public art, open space, artistic intervention, fluid environment, subversion, social space, liquid society


09 October 2018, 09:00–18:00 Excursion to Linz , "together with Katharina Gsöllpointner (exhibition HÖHENRAUSCH at OK-Center, Ars Electronica Center)"
25 October 2018, 14:30–18:00 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies – Lecture Room , "Introduction, briefing"
29 November 2018, 14:30–18:00 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies – Lecture Room
13 December 2018, 14:30–18:00 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies – Lecture Room
10 January 2019, 14:30–18:00 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies – Lecture Room
17 January 2019, 09:00–14:45 Cross-Disciplinary Strategies – Lecture Room , "final presentations of semester works together w/ Katharina Gsöllpointner (Prüfung) "

Course Enrolment

From 28 September 2018, 17:58
Via online registration

Co-registration: not possible

Attending individual courses: not possible