852304 Design workshop

Project course
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Grimm-Pretner, Dagmar
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


Renewable Energy in Public Open Space

Area in SoSe 2023: Northern bank of the New Danube, between Kaisermühlenbrücke and Vienna City Beach Club. Please visit the area before the LV and take photos.

In the design workshop, ideas and concepts for renewable energy in urban open space will be developed and discussed. The aim is to link landscape architecture, land art and renewable energy.

The thematic basics will be conveyed by means of the research project "SynENergy". The workshop will focus on idea generation and creative processes.
The course builds on materials and assignments from the land art generator initiative, LAGI. https://landartgenerator.org/

Design workshop date: 03/01/2023 - 03/07/2023.
Core working hours Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Compulsory attendance.

Previous knowledge expected

The workshop is open to students of the Master programme Landscape Architecture and Landscape Planning.
Basic knowledge in ideation, design, plan drawing and visualization is expected.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Students will gain knowledge of the use of renewable energy in urban open space and deepen their skills in communicating ideas and concepts graphically.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.