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100 Boots: Art and the Capitalist Economy of Desire

Jenni Tischer

The title of the seminar - 100 Boots - is borrowed from the eponymous Mail Art piece by American artist Eleanor Antin (1979). Antins work challenges and questions the definition of an artwork as a commodity in the economy of the art market. The Mail Art piece depicts a fictious journey of 100 black rubber boots through the American landscape:… 2022W, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Academic Skills for Finalists

Birgit Peterson

2023S, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Analog/Digital Cultures: Algorithms & Culture

Clemens Apprich

What are digital cultures? The question is typically answered by reference to social media platforms, online services, or the computer in general. However, despite the ubiquity of digital media technologies in our everyday culture, a lack of knowledge prevails as to what ‘the digital’ actually is. The lecture series poses this seemingly simple, but all the more complex question by… 2022W, Lecture and Discussion, 2.0 ECTS

Analog/Digital Cultures: Work & Love

Clemens Apprich

2023S, Lecture and Discussion, 2.0 ECTS

Artful Coding: web-based games development 1

Andrea Klaura

Artful coding can be many things. Besides the creative mastery of the tools of the trade, it often also means a playful approach to developing computer programmes. More specifically it can also mean to create playful digital content by applying a (playful) approach to computer programming. In this course we will approach this kind of coding and you will learn… 2022W, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Artful Coding: web-based games development 2

Andrea Klaura

This course is a logical follow-up to the Artful Coding 1 course. Participants who completed Artful Coding 1 will get a guaranteed place in this course. Other participant have have to make sure to bring in the necessary basic web based game dev skills from Artful Coding 1 - either by having already some experience with web development or by… 2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Artistic Strategies - Finalists Preparation

Adnan Balcinovic

2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Artistic Strategies: On making exhibitions

Bouchra Khalili

On Making Exhibition is a course conceived as two workshops spanning during Winter Semester and the Summer Semester. Collective production within the group is encouraged. Issues of self-representation, agency, community engagement, collaborative practices, will allow students to engage with one of the major challenges of our time: how art can help us to envision new forms of civic imagination? As… 2022W/2023S, artistic Seminar, 2.0 ECTS

Artistic Strategies: Open Space

Bouchra Khalili

Dedicated to long-term students’ individual projects, Open Space is a transdisciplinary platform focusing on the group members’ projects and work. Open Space aims at supporting students with the development of artistic strategies based on the specifics of their personal projects. As a group, we collectively investigate relevant artistic strategies contributing to the development and finalization of each participants’ project. The… 2022W/2023S, artistic Seminar, 2.0 ECTS

Bewegtbild in Vielheit: Kollektive Imagination & Dekoloniale Ästhetik

Doris Posch

In dieser Lehrveranstaltung beschäftigen wir uns mit Film- und Videokunst, der das Denkmodell einer Vielheit von Beziehungsgeflechten zugrunde liegt, im Gegensatz zu einem eurozentrischen kontinentalen Selbstverständnis, das Abgrenzung zu Anderen über Jahrhunderte hinweg konzipierte und weiter fortschreibt. Wir nehmen historische und gegenwärtige filmische Arbeiten aus dem karibischen, west-afrikanischen und diasporischen Raum in den Fokus, die auf fragmentierten Seinsformen aufbauen (Glissant)… 2022W, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Black Individuation

Clemens Apprich

Starting from Frantz Fanon’s famous as well as cryptic statement that “[t]here is a zone of nonbeing, an extraordinarily sterile and arid region, an incline stripped bare of every essential from which a genuine new departure can emerge” (Black Skin, White Masks, 2008: xii), this seminar will explore zones of nonbeing with regards to contemporary media cultures. Blackness, in this… 2022W, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Cobot Studio Pilotfabrik Industrie 4.0

Bernd Hader

The aim of the course is to convey the basic knowledge required for the use of collaborative robots. In addition to the theoretical content, students learn how to operate and program collaborative robots. The practical exercises are held in the pilot factory of the TU Vienna (Seestadt). After positive completion of the course students ... - know the basics about… 2022W, Vorlesung und Übungen, 3.0 ECTS

Creative Coding 1

Jonas Bohatsch

This course teaches basic programming skills with the language Processing and it's Javascript equivalent P5js. Students will learn how to write code and simple algorithms to generate visual outputs. Wether designer or artist; after successfully completing the course, students posses basic coding skills and gained insight in how to use coding as a tool in their creative practice. Content: •… 2022W, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Creative Coding 2

Jonas Bohatsch

2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Der Trost runder Dinge

Eva Maria Stadler

2023S, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Economics and Politics - Theory

Andrea Schaffar

Economics and Politics - Theory Emphasis Social Sciences and Research In this course we will explore the thinking and concepts of Social Science: What are the conditions, the do’s, don’ts, and doings of Social Science as cross disciplinary research? At first the basics and framework of different approaches and methodologies are in the focus of the course. Reading as a… 2022W/2023S, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Eros: Philosophy of Love and Desire

Amanda Holmes

This course takes Plato’s Symposium as its point of departure for an investigation into the paradoxes of Eros, a Greek word that is sometimes translated as “love,” other times as “desire.” Turning to readings and responses to Plato’s Symposium from philosophers, poets, and psychoanalysts, we will trace various conceptions of Eros, Erotism, and the Erotic. At the heart of these… 2022W, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Futures: Klimatisierung, Wetter und Szenarien

Nanna Heidenreich

Kathryn Yussoff, who coined the term Black Anthropocene, already asked in 2013 about the "where, when and who of climate (representation)". Climate change is not only a question of science, measurements, diagnoses and forecasts; it is also a matter of politics, society and culture. The resulting "new cultures of climate change" take place in "imaginative framings," according to Kathryn Yussof… 2022W, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Grundlagen des Programmierens

Peter Knobloch

The objective of the lecture is to develop fundamental programming skills by the means of the programming language Python 3. By the means of examples and practical exercises the following topics will by gradually developed: What is a program? Which programming language for which purpose „Vocabulary “ & „grammar“ of a programming language Simple in- and output of data Conditions,… 2022W, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Insularities, Immunities, Communities

Anne Faucheret

We are all islands – isolated, yet ultra-connected. With (patriarchal) nationalist ideologies of separation, rising to deny the threat [TA1] on ecosystems and indigenous knowledges; with technologies of separation developed to sort populations apart, to keep some people away from certain immunized islands; and thus reconfiguring the geographies of production, accumulation, extraction and dispossession – which vocabulary, narratives and artistic… 2022W/2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Insularities, Immunities, Communities

Antoine Turillon

We are all islands – isolated, yet ultra-connected. With (patriarchal) nationalist ideologies of separation, rising to deny the threat [TA1] on ecosystems and indigenous knowledges; with technologies of separation developed to sort populations apart, to keep some people away from certain immunized islands; and thus reconfiguring the geographies of production, accumulation, extraction and dispossession – which vocabulary, narratives and artistic… 2022W/2023S, Projektarbeit, 4.0 ECTS

Intensification in Economics and Politics

Sarah Hager

‘Intensification in Economics and Politics’ is a collaborative research format. The format is premised on co-producing knowledge – specifically by working together to ask meaningful questions, progress through these questions in a structured way, and engage with contemporary issues in society from the intersecting frames of economy and politics. In WS 2022/23 students in the intensification course will orient their… 2022W/2023S, Projektarbeit, 6.0 ECTS

Intensification in Science and Technology

Fabian Fischer

On the Relations of Science, Technology and Society What is science and what is technology? How do they relate to society? And how can we best understand these relationships? This course will tackle these and additional questions, drawing heavily on theories and concepts from Science & Technology Studies (STS). We will explore why it is important in our times to… 2022W/2023S, Projektarbeit, 6.0 ECTS

Introduction to Academic Working

Birgit Peterson

Within this Lecture we will dive together deeper into the meaning of “Academic working”. Which skills do you have to develop to cope with the affordances of Academia? How to foster a successful “academic working behaviour” that satisfies the requirements to different academic disciplines and sciences you will come along within this study program? Throughout our 7 Sessions we will… 2022W, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Introduction to Academic Writing

Birgit Peterson

2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Introduction to Communication and Cooperation Strategies

Andrea Schaffar

Social dynamics, communication and cooperation are part of everyday life and are underlying everything we in do in professional and private settings. Analysing these dynamics helps to better understand different settings and can be a tool for various topics: Planning a project, building a team, designing research processes, shaping an intervention, and developing a communication strategy, a.s.o.. In this course… 2022W/2023S, Lecture and Discussion, 2.0 ECTS

Introduction to Economics, Politics and SDGs

Monika Mokre

Introduction to Politics Description: The course will provide an introduction into the research questions, topics, and methods of political science and teach students how to apply this knowledge. Topics: History of Political Science Key Concepts of Political Science: Subfields of Political Science: Political Theory Comparative Politics International Relations Domestic Politics Public Administration Political Economy Methods in Political Science (General introduction):… 2022W/2023S, Lecture and Discussion, 2.0 ECTS

Introduction to Global Challenges

Manfred Nowak

This course will introduce students to the field of human rights from a multidisciplinary perspective. First, students will learn about the philosophy and history of human rights both at the national and international level. More concretely, the main mechanisms of protecting human rights in international organisations will be discussed, including the United Nations, the Council of Europe and other regional… 2022W, Lecture and Discussion, 2.0 ECTS

Introduction to Human Rights

Manfred Nowak

2023S, Lecture and Discussion, 2.0 ECTS

Introduction to Science and Technology

Fabian Fischer

Introduction to Information Technology This course provides a first introduction to information technology (IT). It does so on two levels: First, students will learn the basics of programming, algorithms and data structures in the programming language python. Second, the complex connections of the contemporary digital sphere get explored, covering topics such as client/server architecture, the use and basic workings of… 2022W, Lecture and Discussion, 3.0 ECTS

Introduction to Statistics

Brigitte Krenn

This course is the previously called course “Introduction to Empirical Methods – planning and conducting a quantitative study”. In the course, you will learn how to plan and conduct quantitative research. This will include: the introduction of fundamental terms; the presentation of qualitative and quantitative research methods, including quantitative methods such as self-completion questionnaire, structured observation, content analysis, and qualitative… 2022W/2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Introductory Project Work

Fabian Fischer

2023S, Projektarbeit, 5.0 ECTS

Introductory Topics in Economics and Politics

Elina Brutschin

Climate change is one of the key challenges that our planet and society currently face as it is directly connected to availability of resources and human wellbeing. This course will introduce students to this topic from an energy system transformation perspective including technological, economic, social and political considerations. The integrated approach of systems analysis allows investigation at the nexus of… 2022W, Lecture and Discussion, 2.0 ECTS

Introductory Topics in Philosophy

Boris Buden

Cross-Disciplinary Strategies: A Historical Introduction How is the truth of the world revealed? What does it mean “to know”? What differentiates knowledge from belief and both from an artistic creation? Does knowledge have an end in itself, or rather, it finds its raison d'être in its practical use? Why and how was it divided into various disciplines and does this… 2022W/2023S, Lecture and Discussion, 2.0 ECTS

Introductory Topics in Philosophy

Tanja Traxler

2023S, Proseminar, 2.0 ECTS

Introductory Topics in Philosophy

Tanja Traxler

Matter and Meaning - Why we know what we know in physics How have natural scientists and especially physicists gathered knowledge throughout the centuries? Why is reality in quantum physics not the way it seems in everyday life? How can science be distinguished from pseudo-science and fraud? And what role do the arts and asthetics play in deriving the laws… 2022W, Lecture and Discussion, 2.0 ECTS

Introductory Topics in Science and Technology

Martin Gasser

This course will give an introduction to the world of Data Science and Machine Learning (ML) using the programming language Python. We will explore a range of topics: - Reading data from various file formats / sources - Different ways to visualize and explore data - Basics of computational statistics and ML - Building a simple prediction model - Overview… 2022W, Lecture and Discussion, 1.0 ECTS

Introductory Topics in Science and Technology

Silvan David Peter

This course will give an introduction to the world of Data Science and Machine Learning (ML) using the programming language Python. We will explore a range of topics: - Reading data from various file formats / sources - Different ways to visualize and explore data - Basics of computational statistics and ML - Building a simple prediction model - Overview… 2022W/2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen, 1.0 ECTS

Machine Learning

Clemens Apprich

2023S, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Master CDC Lab

Christine Böhler

Master CDCLab is a collaborative course where students apply content and strategies from their lectures in cross-disciplinary projects, working largely independently and in small groups. You receive support and training in written expression, technical, artistic and practical implementation. Throughout the semester, workshops, cooperations and presentations take place, discussing cross-disciplinary connections in project work. Course introduction: 6 October, 2 pm We… 2022W/2023S, Projektarbeit, 10.0 ECTS

Master Programme Related Reflection

Christine Böhler

The CDS MA programme allows students to choose their focus of studies to a large extent. Programme Related Reflection (PRR) provides a space for discussion of individual interests with tutors, the topics selected for the master's thesis, and their placement in the context of the CDS MA curriculum. It is an opportunity to reflect on personal development individually and partly… 2022W/2023S, Programme - Related Reflection, 1.0 ECTS

Methodenseminar: Transdisziplinäre Perspektiven, Kritiken und Interventionen

Ezgi Erol

Das Seminar befasst sich mit den methodischen und methodologischen Herausforderungen der kritischen Archäologie, der Cultural Studies und der künstlerischen Forschung. Ausgehend von der entsprechenden Literatur werden im Seminar Diskurs-, (epochenübergreifende) Inhalts- sowie Bildanalysen vorgestellt. Situierte Erfahrung, (epistemologische) Ästhetik und Gewalt sowie geopolitische Verortungen sind Konzepte, die im Seminar untersucht werden. Texte und künstlerische Werke, aber auch Archive und Museen sind… 2022W, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Modern Art: Global Perspectives (Zyklus III)

Eva Kernbauer

This course offers an introduction to the emergence of European Modern Art (1800-1950) in the global context. We will look at the formation of Europe and European Art as cultural entities framed and shaped by political and economic struggle, emerging nationalism, colonialism and global expansion. In distinct chapters, we will examine the transformation of art in the course of Modernism:… 2022W, Vorlesungen, 2.0 ECTS

Performance und Raum

Peter Kozek

together with Barbis Ruder LET'S COME TOGETHER AND WAKE UP OUR BODIES AND MINDS The newly adapted APL studio is the base and action space from which individual ideas and concepts are developed and discussed in the group. Somatic practices accompany the individual meetings and prepare us together to activate other modes of perception. In addition, the reference to concrete… 2022W/2023S, artistic Seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Physical Computing

Peter Knobloch

2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Polemics and Philosophy

Antonia Birnbaum

2023S, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Projektarbeiten - Buch und Papier

Beatrix Mapalagama

Die Umsetzung einer Semester- oder Diplomarbeit mit den Geräten und Einrichtungen der Werkstätte Buch und Papier mit persönlicher Assistenz erfordert eine  Anmeldung und Besprechung direkt in der Werkstätte, VZA 7. Die Öffnungszeiten finden sie auf der base. 2022W/2023S, Projektarbeit, 2.0 ECTS

Projektarbeiten - Druckgrafik

Attila Piller

Die Zielsetzung der Lehrveranstaltung ist, eigenständige und projektbezogene, serielle Arbeiten zu schaffen mit dem Medium Druckgrafik.Erweiterung der Grundkenntnisse der Papierherstellung, gängige Maßeinheiten von Papier und woher stammen sie, Handhabung der diversen Papierarten, etc.Die eigene Skizzen, Entwürfe und Ideen werden Drucktechnisch vorbereitet bis deren Umsetzung zu Herstellung eines repräsentativen Künstlerbuches in einer kleinen Auflage ermöglicht wird.Es werden alle druckgrafischen Techniken von… 2022W/2023S, Projektarbeit, 2.0 ECTS

Projektarbeiten - Holztechnologie

Gerhard Brandstötter

Umsetzung einer Semester- oder Diplomarbeit mit den Einrichtung der Abteilung 2022W/2023S, Projektarbeit, 2.0 ECTS

Projektarbeiten - Holztechnologie

Helmuth Fahrner

Realization of semester- or diplomworks with the machinery equipment of the department. 2022W/2023S, Projektarbeit, 2.0 ECTS

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