Herwig Turk
Arts and Society, Social Design
2020W, scientific seminar (SEW), 2.0 ECTS, 1.0 semester hours, course number S03021


The course is dealing with basic principles of artistic strategies and the organisation of projects. Therefore we analyse projects in the field of art and neighbouring disciplines to find inspiration and feasible solutions. Suggested projects of the students are the core material to work on . The goal is to receive practical tools for the professional life as an artist or social designer.


Examination Modalities

Regular presence and cooperation in the course.

Individual or Group presentation of a chosen project.




Since we need very strict handling of Seminars this year due to the Covid 19 Situation, we cannot work as informal as we would like to, but we will try our best. 

Key Words

project management, artistic context, social design, art in public space, actionist art


08 October 2020, 10:15–12:45 Seminar Room 33a , "introduction, getting to know each other"
22 October 2020, 10:15–12:45 Social Design
12 November 2020, 10:15–12:45 Social Design
26 November 2020, 10:15–12:45 Social Design
14 January 2021, 10:15–12:45 Social Design

Course Enrolment

From 18 September 2020, 13:20 to 29 October 2020, 23:59
Via online registration

co-registration: possible

Individual courses: possible