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Art and Design

Deepen your knowledge and skills in the field of art, design and education by signing into professional continuing education programmes. We offer an international MAS as well as CAS and various summer and winter workshops with compact inputs.

MAS and CAS

International Master of Design UIC/HGK

The internationally accredited MDes/MAS is a 4 Semester, 120 ECTS (60 US Credits), full-time programme.

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CAS Digital Communication Environments

Why do a CAS in Digital Communication Environments? Reasons include that you want to advance your experimental design practice, acquire new technical skills, ...

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CAS «Kunst kann»

The Kunst Kann CAS opens up new perspectives on participants‘ own artistic work and shared creative endeavours with others. Participants will be introduced to ...

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Summer Workshops

Artistic Identity Exploration

Workshop Artistic Identity Exploration at the Institute Arts and Design Education (IADE), 21 – 25 June 2022

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Circular Design

Workshop Circular Design at the Institute Contemporary Design Practices (ICDP), 22. – 26. August 2022

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Circular Textiles

Workshop Circular Textiles am Institut Zeitgemässe Design-Praxis (ICDP) vom 22. bis 26. August 2022

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Decolonizing Digital Archives

Workshop Decolonizing Digital Archives at the Institute Experimental Design and Media Cultures (IXDM), 4. – 08. July 2022

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Design History – the Myth of Swiss Style

Workshop Design History – the Myth of Swiss Style at the Institute Digital Communication Environments (IDCE), August 8th–12th, 2022

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Design Research

Workshop Design Research at the Institute Digital Communication Environments (IDCE), August 22nd– 26th, 2022

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Digital gaming culture

Workshop Digital gaming culture at the Institute Arts and Design Education (IADE), 4 – 8 July 2022

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Drawing with code

Workshop Drawing with code am Institut Arts and Design Education (IADE), 11 – 15 July 2022

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Immersive Images

Workshop Immersive Images at the Institute Digital Communication Environments (IDCE), July 18th–22nd, 2022

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Inclusive Storytelling

Workshop Inclusive Storytelling at the Institute Arts and Design Education (IADE), 27 June – 1 July 2022

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Inquiry by Design

Workshop Inquiry by Design at the Institute Digital Communication Environments (IDCE), July 4th–8th, 2022

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Perception Studies

Workshop Perception Studies at the Institute Digital Communication Environments (IDCE), August 15th–19th, 2022.

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Podcasts

Workshop Podcasts at the Institute Arts and Design Education (IADE), 8. – 12. August 2022.

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Poster Design

Workshop Poster Design at the Institute Digital Communication Environments (IDCE), July 11th–15th, 2022

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Sustainable networking

Workshop Sustainable networking at the Institute Arts and Design Education (IADE), 15. – 19. August 2022.

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Type Design

Workshop Type Design at the Institute Digital Communication Environments (IDCE), June 27th–July 1st, 2022

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Variable Fonts

Workshop Variable Fonts at the Institute Digital Communication Environments (IDCE), August 22nd – 26th, 2022

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The workshop Circular Interior at the Institute Contemporary Design Practices (ICDP) will probably take place as a winter workshop.


Winter Workshops

Immersive video collages

Workshop Immersive video collages at the Institute Arts and Design Education (IADE), 16. – 20. January 2023

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Sculptural design

Workshop Sculptural design at the Institute Arts and Design Education (IADE), 30 January – 3 February 2023

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Speak Up and Lead

Workshop Speak Up and Lead at the Institute Arts and Design Education (IADE), 8 – 10 February 2023

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From experience to art

Workshop From experience to art at the Institute Arts and Design Education (IADE), 6 – 8 February 2023

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Drawing as reflection (New date!)

Workshop Drawing as reflection at the Institute Arts and Design Education (IADE), 13 – 17 February 2023

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Decolonizing Digital Archives

Workshop Decolonizing Digital Archives at the Institute Experimental Design and Media Cultures (IXDM), 23. – 27. January 2023

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Creative Coding

Workshop Creative Coding at the Institute Digital Communication Environments (IDCE), January / February 2023

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Moving Graphics

Workshop Moving Graphics at the Institute Digital Communication Environments (IDCE), January / February 2023

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Videodocumentation and Narration

Workshop Videodocumentation and Narration at the Institute Digital Communication Environments (IDCE), January / February 2023

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Game Design

Workshop Game Design at the Institute Digital Communication Environments (IDCE), January / February 2023

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The Neural Aesthetic of Deep Learning

Workshop The Neural Aesthetic of Deep Learning at the Institute Digital Communication Environments (IDCE), January / February 2023

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Dreispitz Basel

FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland Academy of Art and Design Freilager-Platz 1 4142 Münchenstein near Basel