Akt und Naturstudien

Maria Temnitschka
Art and Technology, Life Drawing
2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen (VU), 2.0 ECTS, 2.0 semester hours, course number S02693


With life drawing, an essential component of object study, a discipline of ever-changing combinations of historical examples and contemporary approaches, the combination of traditional and progressive as well as formally bound and artistically free content is explored.

Examination Modalities

BASIS FOR EVALUATION: 20 works: Size at least A3, preferably larger (e.g. 70x50, 80x60). Technique: preferably drawing (graphite, charcoal, India ink, crayon, fineliner, red chalk...) but also painting, mixed media, material experiments Please label the individual sheets with: Name, Matr.No., field of study, period of origin (e.g."SS 23").

EXAMINATION DATES by registration: maria.temnitschka@uni-ak.ac.at

Please indicate your preferred date in the mail:
A) Monday, 26.June 10:30 - 13:00
B) Monday, 26.June 14:00 - 18:00
C) Tuesday 27.June 15:00 - 19:00
D) Wednesday 28.June 10:30 - 13:00
E) Wednesday 28.June 14:00 - 18:00

Please make individual appointments for the October re-examinations.


Courses in the Aktsaal will be offered 4 days a week in SS 2023: Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday

Start on Monday, March 6, 2023

There will be 2 classes (as a block) each, at which the admission time is fixed (at the admission, the distance must be observed):

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday:

15:00 Admission + preparation

1st block: from 15:10-15:55/5min break/16:00-16:45

16:45-17:00 big break

17:00 Admission + preparation

2nd block: from 17:10-17:55/5 min break/18:00-18:45  


Tuesday -  ATTENTION other starting times:

13:00 Admission + preparation

1st block: from 13:10-13:55/5min break/14:00-14:45

14:45-15:00 big break

15:00 Admission + preparation

2.block: from 15:10-15:55/5min break/16:00-16:45  


Registration for the course E- Mail: aktzeichnen@uni-ak.ac.at


The confirmation of the workplace in the Aktsaal will be announced to the students by the teachers by mail or phone after 27.February 2023.

At the beginning of the semester students are required to register for a specific day (MO/DI/MI/DO) and a fixed LV unit (1st block or 2nd block). The assigned workstation on the part of the department is binding for the designated day of the week and block of hours for the entire semester. Students may also take two blocks if the number of registrations permits. However, fixed times must be observed throughout the semester (e.g.: Block 1 on Tuesday and Block 2 on Thursday).

To be announced by the students:


Matriculation number

Field of study, branch of study, section of study

Desired date and possible alternative date

Already obtained certificates of the courses of the department

Reason for attending the course

Contact information: E-mail, telephone


Due to limited space available, space will be assigned based on statute §5/7:

With the exception of individual artistic instruction, courses are open to all regular Applied students. When space is limited, preference shall be given to students who need the space to successfully complete their degree. In the allocation of space, students shall be given the following priority:

  1. regular students, as a compulsory subject.
  2. regular students, as an elective subject
  3. regular students, as an optional subject only for courses from non-artistic subjects
  4. extraordinary students
  5. co-enrolled students from other universities

Attendance list:

Students' attendance is recorded by signing the attendance list.


Key Words


Course Enrolment

Via online registration

Art Education: subject dae (Bachelor): Freie Wahlfächer: Freie Wahlfächer 072/080.80

TransArts - Transdisciplinary Arts (Bachelor): Artistic and art technology foundations: Artistic and art technology foundations 180/002.01

Stage Design (1. Section): Kostüm: Aktzeichnen 542/104.04

Stage Design (2. Section): Kostüm: Aktzeichnen 542/204.04

Fine Arts (1. Section): Artistic and Research Practice: Life Drawing and Study of Nature 605/101.03

Fine Arts (2. Section): Artistic and Research Practice: Free Electives out of Artistic and Research Practice 605/201.80

Art & Science (Master): Free Electives: Free Electives 776/080.80

Co-registration: possible

Attending individual courses: possible