Typographie und Medien II

Johannes Lang
Fine Arts and Media Art, Transmedia Art
2019S, Seminar (SE), 2.0 semester hours, course number S02606

Description

The semester will be split up into two parts: part one will focus on content / conception and part two on the more technical aspects of typography.


Part I
Development of a concept of a typographic intervention/installation in public space (Vienna).
• Conception/Content (what is being communicated)
• Selection of a typeface, writing system, design and typography
• Finding a location taking into account size, viewing angle, light, environment etc.
• Mock-up / dummy / simulation

Part II
Development of a printed documentation that could be presented to a (fictional) jury.
• Selection of format ((folding) poster, booklet, ring binder, etc).
• Design, layout and dramaturgy with focus on reading direction, typographic conventions, hierarchies etc.
• detail typography

Examination Modalities

attendance – practical assignments

Key Words

typographie, typography, layout, lettershapes

Dates

11 March 2019, 10:00–13:00 Computer Studio, Transmedia Art
25 March 2019, 10:00–13:00 Computer Studio, Transmedia Art
01 April 2019, 10:00–13:00 Computer Studio, Transmedia Art
29 April 2019, 10:00–13:00 Computer Studio, Transmedia Art
06 May 2019, 10:00–13:00 Computer Studio, Transmedia Art
20 May 2019, 10:00–13:00 Computer Studio, Transmedia Art
03 June 2019, 10:00–13:00 Computer Studio, Transmedia Art
24 June 2019, 10:00–13:00 Seminar Room 10

Course Enrolment

The online registration was already closed

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

co-registration: possible (4.0 ECTS)

Individual courses: possible (4.0 ECTS)