Publizieren als künstlerische Praxis

Franz Rainer Thalmair
Fine Arts and Media Art, TransArts
2019S, Seminar (SE), 2.0 semester hours, course number S02443

Description

  • Methods, techniques, and concepts of artistic publishing
  • Hybrid, processual and performative forms of artistic publishing
  • Artist-run publishing houses, book store, and institutions
  • Distribution as an artistic method
  • Books/publications as exhibition spaces
  • Self-reflective books/publications
  • Appropriation of/in books and literary works
  • Interplay of digital and analogue media of artistic publishing
  • "Uncreative Writing" (Kenneth Goldsmith)
  • "Post-digital Print" (Alessandro Ludovico)
  • "Networked Books"
  • "Web-to-Print"
  • etc.

Examination Modalities

  • Regular attendence and active participation
  • Lecture about artists' books (e.g. from the library of Angewandte)
  • Development and realisation of an artistic publication project
  • Presentation of the artistic publication project at a collaborative exhibition / project presentation (approx. Mid-April 2019)

Comments

  • Period of the seminary: winter and summer semester (October 2018 – May 2019)
  • The seminary takes place every two weeks
  • Number of participants: max. 12 students
  • Teaching language: German

Key Words

Buch, Künstlerbücher, Publishing, uncreative writing, web-to-print, Netzkunst, Sprachkunst, Literatur

Dates

28 January 2019, 10:00–15:00 Seminar Room 20
29 January 2019, 10:00–15:00 Seminar Room 23 , "Treffpunkt: 10 Uhr, Fluc am Praterstern"
04 March 2019, 10:00–15:00 FLUX 2
06 March 2019, 10:00–15:00 FLUX 2
11 March 2019, 10:00–15:00 Seminar Room 20
13 March 2019, 10:00–15:00 Seminar Room 20
09 April 2019, 10:00–18:00, "Aufbau, Fluc am Praterstern"
10 April 2019, 19:00–23:00, "Eröffnung, Fluc am Praterstern"

Fine Arts (2. Section): Subject-specific Techniques (4.0 ECTS)

Fine Arts (2. Section): Free Electives out of Artistic Practice in Technical Context (4.0 ECTS)

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

co-registration: possible (4.0 ECTS)

Individual courses: possible (4.0 ECTS)