Stefan Ellmer
Design, Communication Design
2023W, Workshop (WSP), 1.0 ECTS, 1.0 semester hours, course number S04925


One-and-a-half day workshop focusing on the poetic potential of lettershapes in their various aesthetic and technical manifestations: written, drawn, cut, stamped, typed, etc. In a process of de-, and later on re-contextualization lettershapes will be invastigated regarding their formal qualities as well as their semantic effect. The workshop will be concluded with individual presentation and a collective showing of the results.

Examination Modalities

Attendance, assignment, presentation

Key Words

Typography, Type Design, Lettering, research, abstraction, concrete poetry, text


20 October 2023, 14:00–18:00 Studio 1, Graphics and Advertising
21 October 2023, 10:00–18:00 Studio 1, Graphics and Advertising

Course Enrolment

Until 13 October 2023, 08:00
Via online registration

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

Design: Specialisation in Graphic Design (1. Section): Technical Basics: Script and Typography 576/104.04

Design: Specialisation in Communication Design (2. Section): Artistic Basics: Layout, Typography, Colour Theory 577/202.06

Co-registration: not possible

Attending individual courses: not possible