Theory and Practice of Artistic Research 1

Ruth Anderwald
Center Research Focus, Center Research Focus
2023W, scientific seminar (SEW), 2.0 ECTS, 1.0 semester hours, course number S04148


The aim of the LV is to provide PhD candidates with knowledge of the field in terms of theoretical background as well as practices, in order to enable them in their respective work processes and careers. The PhD candidates will gain an overview of the history and potential of artistic research and related methods, read and discuss papers (see reading list, pdfs available via base), exhibitions, and artistic research projects, as well as put their own practice in relation to the matters discussed in the LV, and exchange with invited guests.
Like all of their courses, the LV will be team-taught by Ruth Anderwald + Leonhard Grond.

Examination Modalities

In addition to attending (minimum requirement 2/3 of the course), discussing and exchanging about the proposed topics, a short paper and conversation will be required.

Key Words

artistic research, künstlerische Forschung, Theory, Methodology, cross-disciplinarity, Practice


23 November 2023, 10:00–15:00 Zentrum Fokus Forschung , "Additional online dates: 12th January and 19th of January, 15:00-18:00 CET"
24 November 2023, 10:00–12:00 Zentrum Fokus Forschung
12 January 2024, 15:00–18:00, "online"
19 January 2024, 15:00–18:00, "online"

Course Enrolment

From 31 July 2023, 14:52 to 13 November 2023, 14:52
Via online registration

Artistic Research PhD Programme (PhD in Art): Theory and Practice of Artistic Research: Theory and Practice of Artistic Research 950/001.01

Co-registration: not possible

Attending individual courses: not possible