Fotoradierung (Tiefdruck 2)

Henriette Leinfellner
Fine Arts and Media Art, Graphics and Printmaking
2019S, Vorlesung und √úbungen (VU), 2.0 semester hours, course number S01179


Photointaglio experimental

advanced course after having taken part in Tiefdruck 1


introduction into the history and development of photoetching.

Basic technical instruction to transform an idea (image) into a photointaglioprint.

impartment of basic techniques to produce printing plates .

application of the plate in the printing process.

source material is f.ex. photographical material or drawing and painting sources you wish to transform phototechnically.

If there is time left you are very welcome to an experimental approach , and to combine photointaglio with other printing techniques.

basics of photoshop are necessary

practical knowledge of basic intaglio printing techniques are necessary ( Tiefdruck 1)


by applying different techniques during the practical workshop you should be able to comprehend analytically the processes of photointaglio at the end of the term.

Examination Modalities

at the end of our course you should have printed two or three different graphic works professionally in a small edition


1st date obligatory: Friday 8th march 2019, 10:30 - 12: 00

after that Fridays 10 h - 12 h

1030 Wien, Vordere Zollamtstrasse 7/1. OG/ room 138 Tiefdruckwerkstatt

When you register please give name, class, Matrikelnumber,phonenumber, email. thanks

Course Enrolment

via email:
via telephone: 01711336201

co-registration: possible (2.0 ECTS)

TransArts - Transdisciplinary Arts (Bachelor): Artistic and art technology foundations (2.0 ECTS)

Design: Specialisation in Graphic Design (1. Section): Printing Techniques (2.0 ECTS)

Design: Specialisation in Graphics and Advertising (1. Section): Printing Techniques (2.0 ECTS)

Fine Arts: Specialisation in Photography (2. Section): Druckgrafik- und Reproduktionstechniken (1.0 ECTS)

Fine Arts (2. Section): Offers beyond the ZKF (2.0 ECTS)

Fine Arts (2. Section): Free Electives out of Artistic and Research Practice (2.0 ECTS)

Fine Arts (2. Section): Subject-specific Techniques (2.0 ECTS)

Fine Arts (2. Section): Techniques of Printmaking (only for ZKF Graphics) (2.0 ECTS)

Fine Arts (2. Section): Free Electives out of Artistic Practice in Technical Context (2.0 ECTS)

Fine Arts: Specialisation in Painting (2. Section): Techniken der Druckgrafik (2.0 ECTS)

Fine Arts: Specialisation in Graphics (2. Section): Techniken der Druckgrafik (2.0 ECTS)

Individual courses: possible (2.0 ECTS)