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"Air of Change" - Angewandte Festival

Announcement for Lecture & workshop about dementia


"Air of Change" as part of the Angewandte Festival 2024

Location: University of Applied Arts Vienna, Seminar room 9, Oskar-Kokoschka-Platz 2, 1010 Vienna
Date: June 26-29, 2024

Under the title "Air of Change", students present their activities in the fields of Artist - Researcher - Teacher. Below you will find information on these contributions.

"Air of Change" is a research project and a series of events of the Center for Didactics of Art and Interdisciplinary Teaching at the University of Applied Arts Vienna. It is aimed at students studying to become teachers of art and design as well as technology and design.

The project aims to develop innovative teaching concepts and methods that meet the needs of students and teachers. It combines artistic and scientific approaches to create a new form of teaching and learning.

As part of the project, students will present their research and teaching samples to develop new ideas and concepts for teaching. There will also be the opportunity to exchange ideas and share experiences with other researchers and teachers.

++ Programme

Air of Change / Teachers Lessons

Wednesday 26.6.2024, 11-13h

Students of the Center Didactics for Art and Interdisciplinary Teaching present teaching samples and applied teaching concepts with students of the Vienna Business School Akademiestraße.

Golnaz Walamotamed (students of didactics) Sound and form

Theresia Heichinger (students of didactics) 3D-Scan - digital meets analog

Air of Change / Researchers Talks

The "Air of Change" Researcher Talks present positions from different stages of research by teacher training students for the teaching subjects of art and design as well as technology and design. In addition to candidates for final theses, final theses and current research projects of the Center for Didactics of Art and Interdisciplinary Teaching will also be presented.

Researchers Talk #1:

Thursday 27.6.2024, 15h

"The autism spectrum" Sybille Bauer-Zierfuss (PHD candidate)

"Empowerment of people with disabilities through artistic practice" Miriam Zwinger (Bachelor thesis, AAA)

"Turning the world upside down" Griessnerstadl (artists' collective)

"Textile mediation for pupils with interdisciplinary approaches to body, air and material" Paul Iby (PHD candidate)

Researchers Talk #2:

Friday 28.6.2024, 15h

"Critical democracy education in art and design lessons" Eva Greisberger (PHD candidate)

"(How) does movement work in technology and design lessons?" Katharina Idam (Bachelor candidate) "IMAGE+ Goes To School" Image+ (research platform)

Dementia.Empathy.Education.Arts. Artistic research on patterns of perception and action in the context of an ageing society Demedarts (research project AR-609)

++ Many thanks to

My whole Team @zentrumkunstdidaktik

Pia Moana Scharler, Paul Iby, Michaela Schober, Eva Greisberger, Christina Carli, Orna Baumgartner, Alex Rusz



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