Ruth Mateus-Berr
Art Sciences and Art Education, Didactics of Art and Interdisciplinary Education
2020W, Seminar (SE), 2.0 ECTS, 1.0 semester hours, course number S01784


Ruth Mateus-Berr is an artist, researcher, and social designer; full professor at the University of Applied Arts Vienna. She recieved her PhD in cultural studies (dr. philosophy) and a venia for Design Education, is educated as a secondary school teacher, holds a diploma in (multimedial) art therapy.

TOPICS: (Multisensual) Design Research. artistic research (in art/design/textile didactics), social design, context design, Urbanism, interdisciplinary and participatory projects, (Dis)ability studies, Design Thinking, Art, Design & health,  art & design education, and art/design and health.

Objective of this seminar is supervising of students, monitoring presentations, discussions, workshops.

Examination Modalities

Presence, Discussions



Please read the information from the Rectorate carefully via your uni-ak.ac.at email address. There can be constant changes due to Covid-19!

Key Words

PHD, Doktorat, Kolloqium, Design Education, Design Theory, Art Education, Kunstpädagogik, Designpädagogik, Social design, Citizen Science, Kunstvermittlung, Designvermittlung, Interdisziplinär, Transdisziplinär, Urbanismus, Gesundheit, Sinne, Senses, Wirkungsforschung im Kunst- und Designunterricht, Interdisziplinäre Zusammenarbeit


19 October 2020, 14:30–17:30 Conference Room 11
09 November 2020, 14:30–17:30 Conference Room 11
30 November 2020, 14:30–17:30 Conference Room 11
14 December 2020, 14:30–17:30 Conference Room 11
11 January 2021, 14:30–17:30 Seminar Room 23

Course Enrolment

From 02 July 2020, 14:48 to 30 September 2020, 23:59
Via online registration

doctoral programme in Philosophy: Privatissima resp. seminars

Co-registration: not possible

Attending individual courses: not possible