Uitz Jörg, Dipl. Ing. Dr. techn. a.o. Uni.-Prof.



Biography
Born in Linz in 1946.

Architectural studies at Graz University of Technology; Studies in music at the University of Music and Performing Arts, Graz; Carpenter apprenticeship at the Carl Malmsten School Stockholm; Teaching activities at Graz University of Technology with Prof. Hubert Hofmann (Institute of Urban Development), Karl Augustinus Bieber und Josef Klose (Institute of Spatial Design); Several months of a research stay in Sweden; University lecturer for interior design and furniture design (since 1999); Head of the Institute of Spatial Design (since 2000);

Scientific publications (selection):

Der Faltstuhl- eine typologische Untersuchung, Dissertation, TU Graz (1979) (The folding chair: a typological investigation, thesis) Klangholz, Katalog der Steirischen Landesausstellung "Holzzeit", Murau (1995) (Catalogue of the “age of wood” Styrian provincial exhibition) Carl Malmsten 1888-1972, Leben- Lehre- Werk, Habilitationsschrift, TU Graz (1999) (Carl Malmsten 1888-1972, Life, teaching and works: habilitation thesis) Designs of furniture for private and public clients, exhibition designs and business facilities, among others: The "Development of the Violin and Violin Schools“ exhibition at Palais Saurau, Graz, trade-fair stand for sports article trade fair in Vienna, Munich and Zurich, installation at JKH, Graz, (with Jörg Mayr), Schullin jeweller’s, Graz (with Josef Klose), Martin Auer bakery, Graz (with Josef Klose), Graz City Museum, show rooms for the history of the city, Prokop fashion shop, Graz, (with Josef Klose), "Pro Holz" information stand at the Graz trade fair (with Josef Klose), renovation of Johnsbach parish church, Chorempore Toleranzbethaus St. Johann/Tauern, church pews at Michaelskapelle, Übelbach, organ front at Straßengel church.

Prizewinner of a number of competitions:

Furniture competition at Cantù/ Italy, design of chancel at Straßengel, Übelbach, Eibiswald, Pöllau, Straßgang.

Publications on artistic creativity (selection):

Ecker Dietrich, Architektur in Graz 1980-1987, Graz: Verlag Droschl (1987) (Architecture in Graz 1980-1987) Bergthaler W. u.a. Funktion und Zeichen - Kirchenbau in der Steiermark seit dem 2. Vatikanum.

Public relations work (selection):

Various jury memberships, member of the Grazer Altstadtkommission (Graz committee for the old-town)

Projects and Courses:
Perception of space, UE Wood processing, practical Furniture design Interior design (selected topics)


Tel +43 (0) 316 873-6482
joerg.uitz@tugraz.at

 

 

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