Master programme in Art studies, 4 semesters (120 ECTS)
24 courses
Akt und Naturstudien

Maria Temnitschka

With life drawing, an essential component of object study, a discipline of ever-changing combinations of historical examples and contemporary approaches, the combination of traditional and progressive as well as formally bound and artistically free content is explored. 2022W/2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Art & Science Interdisciplinary Project Work 1

Virgil Widrich

The central artistic subject "Interdisciplinary Project Work Art & Science" serves to deepen the individual orientations within the study program and gives the students the necessary space to independently develop a specific implementation of this positioning. A transdisciplinary research involving different methods is thereby made possible and professionally supervised. The subject consists of conceptualization, presentation and discussion of project work,… 2022W, Projektarbeit, 12.0 ECTS

Art & Science Interdisciplinary Project Work 2

Virgil Widrich

Continuation of Art & Science Interdisciplinary Project Work 1: The central artistic subject "Interdisciplinary Project Work Art & Science" serves to deepen the individual orientations within the study program and gives the students the necessary space to independently develop a specific implementation of this positioning. A transdisciplinary research involving different methods is thereby made possible and professionally supervised. The subject… 2023S, Projektarbeit, 16.0 ECTS

Art & Science Practises

Brishty Khatun Alam

In the winter semester 2022/23 this ‘Artscience practises’ seminar will be joint with Valerie Deifel's course of the same name: https://base.uni-ak.ac.at/courses/2022W/S04457/ We have taken into account the feedback/changes from the department and decided to merge our courses as we did in the past. Combining our efforts and teaching hours will hopefully allow students to have enough time to get into… 2022W/2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Art & Science Practises

Valerie Deifel

In the winter semester 2022/23 this ‘Artscience practises’ seminar will be joint with Brishty Alam's course of the same name: https://base.uni-ak.ac.at/courses/2022W/S04451/ We have taken into account the feedback/changes from the department and decided to merge our courses as we did in the past. Combining our efforts and teaching hours will hopefully allow students to have enough time to get into… 2022W/2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Art & Science Theory Seminar

Martin Reinhart

In this class, methodological approaches from different disciplines are presented, compared and examined for their value to artistic ways of working. The lessons and content are determined and organized by the students themselves. 2022W, scientific seminar, 6.0 ECTS

Crystal Math: Crystallization in Science, Popular Culture, and Society

Tanja Traxler

2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen, 2.0 ECTS

Experimental Studies I

Martin Reinhart

This class focuses on the practice of exhibition making and examines it from different angles in the form of lectures, field trips and exercises. The aim is to characterize the exhibition as an essential medium of communication in art and science and thus prepare for the joint annual exhibition in the summer semester. 2022W, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Experimental Studies II

Martin Reinhart

2023S, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Experimental Studies III

Martin Reinhart

In this course, the individual approaches for the artistic annual work or the Master's thesis can be deepened and contextualised and verified in the group or in individual discussions. 2022W, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Experimental Studies IV

Martin Reinhart

2023S, scientific seminar, 4.0 ECTS

Groundwork of Masters Project

Virgil Widrich

Preparation for Master Project: Presentation and discussion of students' master's projects, and related group feedback, lectures, papers, and discussions.   Obligatory to receive certificate at the end of semester: – Development and presentation of Groundwork   Registration online via base.   In general, the lectures will take place in the Art & Science Studio´s Seminar Room.   2022W, Projektarbeit, 20.0 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

Master Thesis Tutorial

Martin Reinhart

2023S, Konversatorium, 1.0 ECTS

Master Thesis Tutorial

Virgil Widrich

Registration personally and online via base.   In general, the meetings will take place in the Art & Science Department. 2023S, Konversatorium, 1.0 ECTS

Methods and Practices in Art & Science

Martin Reinhart

This lecture series is primarily aimed at first-year students and provides an introduction to the interplay between art and science. On the basis of numerous historical case studies, different aspects of this very broad field are illuminated and put up for discussion. 2022W, Vorlesungen, 2.0 ECTS

Öffentlicher Raum und Medien I

Alfredo Barsuglia

What is public space? What are works of art, art projects and interventions in public space? How and by whom are they perceived? What should be considered when producing art in public space? How is it financed? Who takes care of the preservation? In addition to theoretically oriented lectures on art in public space and art in buildings, I will… 2022W, artistic Seminar, 2.0 ECTS

Öffentlicher Raum und Medien II

Alfredo Barsuglia

2023S, artistic Seminar, 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

Perspectives in Art & Science

Martin Reinhart

2023S, Vorlesungen, 2.0 ECTS

Somatics, Scores and a Sense of Embodiment

Mariella Greil-Möbius

The Greek word soma means the living body referring to the core of structure and function. An introduction to a range of body mind concepts and somatic practices will activate intuition and sensitivity of the body. Using perception as a tool for empirical observation, directed touch and imagery create an awareness of physical habits and expand the radius of movement… 2022W/2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen, 4.0 ECTS

Strategies of public interventions

Antoine Turillon

From Multidirectional Memory to Multidirectional Moments focuses on exploring how assumptions about memorialization can be questioned and seeks to explore how artistic approaches can contribute to the co existence of different memories in the public sphere without canceling each other out. Throughout the course we will collectively investigate relevant artistic strategies to explore how dominant memory regimes and its collective… 2022W/2023S, Projektarbeit, 4.0 ECTS

Transdisciplinarity in Art & Science II

Martin Reinhart

2023S, Vorlesung und Übungen, 4.0 ECTS

Transdisziplinarity in Art & Science I

Martin Reinhart

This class is primarily aimed at students of the Art & Science department and deals with this year's class topic "Crystallisations" – from both the scientific and the art (historical) side. Technical aspects such as liquid crystals and X-ray crystallography are covered as well as the concept of nature in German Romanticism and the utopian architecture of the 1920s. At… 2022W, Vorlesung und Übungen, 6.0 ECTS