Publizieren als künstlerische Praxis

Franz Rainer Thalmair
Fine Arts and Media Art, TransArts
2019W, scientific seminar (SEW), 2.0 semester hours, course number S02840

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 in oral and written form (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 (Mid-April 2020)

Comments

  • Period of the seminary: winter and summer semester (October 2019 – May 2020)
  • 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

14 October 2019, 09:30–12:30 Seminar Room 20
28 October 2019, 09:30–12:30 Seminar Room 20
11 November 2019, 09:30–12:30 Seminar Room 20
25 November 2019, 09:30–12:30 Seminar Room 20
09 December 2019, 09:30–12:30 Seminar Room 20
16 December 2019, 09:30–12:30 Seminar Room 20
13 January 2020, 09:30–12:30 Seminar Room 20

Course Enrolment

From 01 August 2019, 00:00 to 30 September 2019, 00:00
via email: franz-rainer.thalmair@uni-ak.ac.at

co-registration: possible (4.0 ECTS)

TransArts - Transdisciplinary Arts (Bachelor): Theoretical foundations (4.0 ECTS)

Individual courses: possible (4.0 ECTS)