English / Deutsch

oscilux news

Lutz Garmsen


media art












2014 /2015
visiting professor for sound design at Hochschule Mainz / Germany

Assistant Professor
Department of Video & Animation
College of Fine Arts
Keimyung University
Daegu, Korea

2011 - 2013
lectureship for animation at Burg Giebiechenstein / Halle a.d. Saale / Germany

2007 - 2010
visiting professor for communcation-design / moving images at University of Applied Sciences in Darmstadt / Germany.
seminars for story-development, animation, expanded cinema and film-history.
(winter semester 2007/2008, summer semester 2009 und winter semester 2009/2010)

2007 – 2010
artistic supervisor of the European Animation Masterclass at the
International Academy of Media and Arts in Halle / Saale

2000 - 2006
artistic academic staff member at the Academy of Media Arts in Cologne (KHM) in the media-design department.
member of the senate. (educational board)
teaching of "animation", "special effects ", "film history" and "experimental film" and giving software training in Adobe AfterEffects and Photoshop.
supervision concerning content, storyline, style and technics of student projects from the first idea to the finished film.
administration and development of analog and digital animation-technology.
workshops for direct film, filmprocessing and chemical experiments, stop-motion, sand- and color-animation; puppet-animation; drawn-animation, 3D-Animation.
resulting from these classes and workshops numerous animated short films received international acknowledgment and prices.

moderations, lectures, lectureships and workshops

Workshop Labor Berlin:
Masterclass – Using and reusing Crass Animation Equipment

"What you hear and what you see"
Lecture upon dramaturgy and storytelling at Hochschule Mainz / Germany

member of the jury and member of the discussion panel „The absurd moment in film“ at the festival Monstronale in Halle a.d. Saale / Germany

2012 - 2013
workshop for animation at AdbK Nürnberg / Germany

2010 - 2013
lectureship for animation
ABK Hannover / Germany

Workshop at animation class at Kunsthochschule Kassel / Germany

moderation of a discussion panel at the 24th independent filmfestival Osnabrueck / Germany“
students as independend filmakers talk about their situation at universities

lectureship of technical and mediatheoretical basic principles of the moving image at HfbK Dresden / Germany

lectureship for 2D-computer animation at FH Darmstadt / Germany
lectureship for traditional animation at FH Würzburg-Schweinfurt / Germany

Member of the Jury and animation-workshop at the International Short Film Festival In the Palace in Balchik, Bulgaria (2006)

lecture (with Prof. Dietrich Leder) at the conference:
"Dream machines - film technology and - technicians 1895-1914" at University Siegen / Germany

animation workshop for for the dramaturgy-class of the University for Music and Theatre “Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy” Leipzig / Germany.

2003 – 2007
lectureship at Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Dresden / Germany

workshop at departement visual communication / film
Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburg / Germany at class Franz Winzentsen

lecture at Focal, Bern , Switzerland
“Die Gegenwart und das Erbe der Filmforscher”

1994 - 1997
lectureship for animation and experimental film
Academy of Media Arts , Cologne / Germany

1988 - 1990
head of the student film-lab at HFG-Offenbach, responsible for chemical, mechanical and electrical maintenance and repair of the processing-mashines and printers. Tutor for students for processing and printing 16mm and 35mm film.