Media laboratory


Mirjam Fee Barsties, Kai Schmitzer, Guido Naujoks, Veteranen Kassetasse, 2012

Medienlabor | Foto: Lukas Pürmayr

Medienlabor | Foto: Lukas Pürmayr

Medienlabor | Foto: Lukas Pürmayr

The media lab is used to explore new media as a creative medium. It allows students to experiment with media tools and realise artistic ideas using strategies and programs. Integral to study is a constant preoccupation with the relationship between illusion and manipulation, which influences human perception of reality and its evaluation.

The media lab provides expert support of students' media technology-based projects, while cooperation with other disciplines opens up further application fields. In the art education area new media offer innovative creative options in terms of didactic teaching methods.



  • Camcorders
  • Digital cameras
  • Analogue and digital SLR cameras
  • Medium- and large-format cameras
  • Lenses (zoom, macro, tele, wide angle, shift)
  • Flash devices
  • Video/camera tripods
  • Slide/overhead projector
  • DVD/video/CD player
  • Audio recorder
  • Microphone
  • Record player


Course content

  • Graphic design
  • Product design
  • Digital video editing
  • Sound design, sound and spatial installations
  • Virtual reality
  • Web design
  • Digital video editing
  • Image processing
  • 2D animation



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Opening Hours:

lecture period: Monday till Friday, 7.30 a.m.-7 p.m. / Saturday  9 a.m.-1 p.m.

lecture break: Monday till Thursday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. / Friday, 8 a.m.- 2.30 p.m.


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Monday till Thursday, 8-12 a.m. and 1-5 p.m. / Friday, 8-12 a.m. and 1-2.30 p.m.


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lecture period/ lecture break:
Monday till Thursday: 9–12 a.m. and 1–4 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m.– 2 p.m.
closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays.
Please note that the opening hours may change at short notice. Current changes will be announced in time by e-mail, on the homepage and at the library entrance.


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