Technologien/Praxen | Digitales Textildesign

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



Critical examination of ornament and digital textile techniques (ex: Digital cross stitch, digital visualization of ikat fabric, OpArt patterns, kaleidoscope ornament, fashion illustration, etc.)

Preparation of designs for screen printing techniques. Preparation of designs for digital textile printing and wallpapers (printing at external suppliers possible!) Experimental digital test prints can be implemented in the seminar (contribution to expenses). Execution of several repeats/patterns on fabric for an own pattern book obligatory!

Critical discourse and practical application of artificial intelligence (AI), brain waves and polygraphs (lie detector) to design repeats and patterns.

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

Excursion to the Institute of Textile Technology at Salzgries as part of the course.

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.


Anticipated dates for the winter semester:

Monday, 10/09/2023 (KICK OFF), 10/16, 10/23, 11/06, 11/13, 11/20, 11/27/2023,

Time: 15.00 - 18.00 hrs.

Conclusion: Monday 15.01.2024

Time: 15.00 - 16.30 h

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

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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.

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Limited number of participants.

Creditable for FOR Phase DEX and TEX.

Creditable as an elective for all classes.

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Key Words

Textildesign, Pattern, Ornament, Brain Waves, Polygraph, Digital Printing, Silkscreen, Künstliche Intelligenz

Course Enrolment

From 24 July 2023, 10:00 to 06 October 2023, 12:00
Via online registration

Art Education: subject kkp (Bachelor): Schwerpunkt Digitale Grundbildung (DGB): Praxis / digitale Produktion 067/020.10

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

Art Education: subject dex (Bachelor): Schwerpunkt Digitale Grundbildung (DGB): Praxis / digitale Produktion 074/020.10

Co-registration: not possible

Attending individual courses: not possible