• A theoretical introduction to the history of media art and introduces key developments in contemporary digital art practice
  • Courses cover subjects such as computer animation, net art, interactive, telematic and genetic art
  • National and international experts convey theory models of multimedia systems in a compact form
  • Students are given insight into the area between Art & Science
  • The latest developments in cognition theory are taught as well as media archaeology, techniques of visualisation and history of science
  • Key approaches and methods from Image Science, Media Archaeology and the History of Science & Technology are explored in depth
  • The most recent reflections on nano art, bio art, video games as art, and digital gender theory
  • The Archive of Digital Art, International Conference Series on the Histories of Media Art, Science and Technology
  • Interactive Archive and Meta-Thesaurus for Media Art Research


  • The students are introduced to a network of international experts
  • The students have the possibility to reflect in small groups and on a high level about contemporary developments of the art market, the culture and media sector, technical achievements and media science
  • This knowledge is deepened in an essay and may be specialized in their own field of interest
  • Bio Art, Cyber feminist Art, Exhibiting and Curating I, Excursion Ars Electronica, Important Art Institutions, Machine Art, market of Media Art/-Management, Preservation of Digital Art, Translocal Practices
  • Media Theory and Theory of multimedia-based systems, Social software, Spaces of interaction and their planning, Theory of perception, Visualization, Excursion ZKM, Art and Cognition, Digital Art Archiving and Preservation
  • Exhibiting & Curating, Excursion regional, Interactivity as paradigm of New Media, Law and Copyright
  • Early computers and the birth of digital art, Visualization Strategies, Design & Function of Knowledge Space
  • Immersion & Emotion, Excursion MAH Conference, Locative Media: Augmented Space, Medial performance, Theater und Opera


  • Museums
  • Curatorial work
  • Art history
  • Galleries
  • Festivals
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Donau-Universität Krems