Technologien/Praxen | Digitales Textildesign

Alice Götz
Art Sciences and Art Education, Textiles - Free, Applied and Experimental Artistic Design
2023S, artistic Seminar (SEK), 2.0 ECTS, 2.0 semester hours, course number S03062


Estimated dates for the summer semester:
Thursdays 3/16, 3/23, 3/30, 4/20, 4/27, 5/4, 5/11/2023.

Time: 15.00 - 18.00 p.m

Conclusion: Thursday 5/ 25/2023

Time: 15.00 - 16.30 pm

Location: VZ7, 3rd floor, computer room of the KKP class.

Critical examination of ornamentation and digital textile techniques (ex.: Visualization of digital cross stitch, ikat fabric, OpArt patterns, kaleidoscope ornament, fashion illustration, etc.). Development of own patterns and ornaments from historical models.

Preparation of designs for screen printing technique. Visit to the textile technology department with a focus on textile screen printing at Salgries. Preparation of designs for digital textile printing and wallpapers (printing at external suppliers) Implementation of several repeats in digital textile printing mandatory!

Microscopy: use of digital microscopes to generate repeats, ornaments, patterns, etc..

Use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to design repeats and patterns.

Special attention will be given in this seminar to both the application for the student's own artistic practice and for the use of digital skills in the classroom.

Intensive seminar, attendance required.


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Examination Modalities

Regular participation.

Individual continuation of the exercises and applications in connection with a self-selected topic.

Practical implementation of a pattern/ornament on fabric or wallpaper (screen printing or digital printing),

Presentation of the work results at the end of the seminar within the seminar group.

Submission of a portfolio (PDF file) with work at the end of the semester.



Limited number of participants.

Creditable for FOR Phase DEX and TEX.

Creditable as an elective for all classes.


Key Words

Ornament, Pattern, Digitaler Stoffdruck, Digitale Mikroskopie, Künstliche Intelligenz, screen printing

Course Enrolment

From 01 February 2023, 16:30 to 12 March 2023, 20:00
Via online registration

Art Education: subject tex (Bachelor): Künstlerische Praxis (tex): FOR: Technologien / Praxen (tex) 071/001.21

Art Education: subject dex (Bachelor): Künstlerische Praxis (dex): FOR: Technologien / Praxen (dex) 074/001.21

Co-registration: not possible

Attending individual courses: not possible