Master of Arts in Fine Arts with Major in Critical Image Practices (CIP)
Critical image practices in digital media, extended photography, film, drawing, and painting
The Major in Critical Image Practices (CIP) teaches artists and art interpreters to see their work as a precise response to prevailing social contexts and image discourses.
Artists, art interpreters, cultural education, museum educators, curators, art researchers at art schools and art universities
Admission to the master's degree programme requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent in an art- or design-related subject. Candidates with equivalent qualifications or employment-related experience may be accepted on the basis of a professional portfolio. CIP candidates without a baccalaureate qualification should seek advice on their admissibility based on the presentation of a professional portfolio.
Visit Admission Procedure and Admission Requirements in the student information section for details of the admission requirements.
Candidates are selected on the basis of their application documents and a personal interview with the admissions committee. Candidates apply using the Online Registration Form of the Lucerne School of Art and Design and are required to submit a dossier documenting their artistic qualifications and a covering letter on the motivation and the concept of the planned artistic work in the Master's program and in the StudioLabs. Once the application documents have been examined, suitable candidates are invited to attend an interview.
Details on the enrolment procedure are contained in the relevant information sheet.
Academic year 2022/23: Monday, 7 March 2022
Academic year 2022/23: 19 September 2022
The semester dates and our academic calendar can be found here.