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Social Media für Künstler*innen

Social Media für Künstler*innen

This workshop teaches the basics of using social media networks. The focus is on the use for one's own practice as an artist* as well as critical, feminist theory and practical examples regarding communication with (other) dialog groups.

  • Overview of the most important social media channels and their specifications (Twitter, Istagram, Facebook & Co.)

  • Methods of use for working as an artist

  • Creation and optimization of posts, stories, hashtags

  • Image policies and visual language

  • Resource expenditure (channel-specific activity planning, frequencies)

  • User usage and female* participation in the individual channels

  • Critical introduction to algorithms and user data

  • Networking: finding and interacting with target groups

Way of working

  • Information, exchange of experience, discussion

Bringing in the magic

  • Smartphone (if available)


  • Mag.a Julia Pühringer
    born in 1978 in Linz, studied English and German language and literature, wrote her thesis on Film noir. Ended up in journalism with a focus on film journalism, writes for the tv magazine "Tele" and is freelancing for "Falter", "schau Magazin", "Kleine Zeitung" and other outlets. She is very interested in the representation of women in this industry and its films. She is also loves to hold inflammatory speeches on and off the internet. She's on facebook and twitter.


  • Friday, November 29, 2019
  • Art University Linz
    5.Floor, Glass Auditorium East
    Hauptplatz 6, 4020 Linz



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