Architectural Computer Generated Imagery

Armin Hess
Architecture, Digital Production
2023W, scientific seminar (SEW), 4.0 ECTS, 2.0 semester hours, course number S01451


The course will address various topics within the field digital imagery and CG production. By introducing advanced tools and techniques and through productive experimentation we will also address the ongoing discussion around the digital realm, image sciences and the iconic turn. Students are invoked to further develop their technical abilities as well as define/refine an attitude towards their style of visual communication.

Further Information:


Examination Modalities

To pass the course up to three "Basic Tasks" and a "Main Task" have to be worked out. All Tasks need to be reviewed at least once.
The work can be handed in electronically (Still images/Animations & working files) according to the shedule.


Our main Software will be "Blender" a open source tool you can download for free:
A personal laptop installed with the software will be needed throughout the course.



10 October 2023, 10:45–12:45 (preliminary discussion)
17 October 2023, 10:45–12:45
24 October 2023, 10:45–12:45
31 October 2023, 10:45–12:45
07 November 2023, 10:45–12:45
14 November 2023, 10:45–12:45
21 November 2023, 10:45–12:45
28 November 2023, 10:45–12:45
05 December 2023, 10:45–12:45
12 December 2023, 10:45–12:45
19 December 2023, 10:45–12:45
09 January 2024, 10:45–12:45
16 January 2024, 10:45–12:45

Course Enrolment

From 06 July 2023, 13:26 to 10 October 2023, 13:26
Via online registration

Architecture (Master): Expertise: Instrumentarium: Communication: Presentation and Visualisation Strategies 443/004.12

Co-registration: possible

Attending individual courses: possible