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From Theory to Practice: Projects at the FH Potsdam at a Glance

Here you will find a current overview of selected projects at the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam. You can filter the projects by departments and degree programs, by project type, or by content focus.

    Fotografie des Wandbildes, daseinen Ringerwurf zeigt

    Mural Painting | The Mural Removals of the Wrestlers from the Olympic Village/Berlin, Elstal

    After the handover of two strapped wall paintings of wrestlers from the "Haus der Nationen" in the Olympic Village, these murals depicting wrestling athletes in typical wrestling poses were to be transferred to a new support and restored.

    Strohmarketeriebild der Stadt Schillingsfürst

    Wood | The Panorama of the Town of Schillingsfürst in Straw Marquetry

    The straw marketer's picture shows a view of the town of Schillingsfürst on the Franconian Heights in the 19th century. The special technique involves assembling coloured pieces of straw into a scenic representation.

    Reinigung der Plastik im Heißdampfstrahl-Verfahren

    Stone | Sculpture "Rangelnde Panther" by Dietrich Rohde

    The reinforced and multi-framed concrete sculpture by the sculptor Dietrich Rohde comes from Brandenburg an der Havel. The figure shows numerous damages, the cause of which lies in the numerous materials, the production technology, the installation, among other things.

    Vorzustand der Biedermeier Kommode

    Wood | Restoration of a Piece of Biedermeier Furniture from a Private Collection

    The object to be restored is a chest of drawers whose exact origin is unknown. It was probably produced in northern Germany. Stylistically, the furniture can be assigned to the Biedermeier period.

    Schäden am Stuckfries im Elfenbeinzimmer im Orangerie-Schloß Park Sanssouci in Potsdam

    Wall Painting | The Stucco Frieze in the Ivory Room in the Orangery Palace of Sanssouci Park

    Inventory and condition survey of a sample axis of the frieze applications, investigation of the technique, damage and causes as well as reconstruction attempts of stucco mass and form in historical technique.

    Schriftplatte und Teil des abschließenden Rahmens, die zu bearbeiten sind

    Stone | Pfeiffer Tombstone

    Inventory and condition survey on two elements of the tombstone as well as the creation of a damage catalogue with resulting damage cause model and concept development.

    Gesamtaufnahme des Grabmals Haeberlin

    Stone | Terracotta Vases from Haeberlin Tomb

    Task: Inventory and condition assessment and development of a conservation concept for two terracotta vases of a tomb of the former royal court architect H. Haeberlin at Bornstedt Cemetery. The vases were probably made in the 2nd half of the 19th century and come from the March pottery factory.

    Bild der Bestandskartierung in der Vorderansicht

    Stone | Garden Sculpture Nepomuk

    Inventory and condition survey and development of a conservation concept

    Innenansicht des Mausoleum Harteneck auf dem Stahnsdorfer Friedhof

    Mural | The Caspary and Harteneck Mausoleums in the Stahnsdorf Southwest Churchyard

    Inventory and condition survey of the superstructure and burial chamber of both mausoleums, plaster analysis, research on the (noble) plaster technique in the superstructure of the Harteneck mausoleum, development of a conservation concept for possible replacement of missing parts



    Bild von Helm und Schild für das  Fest der Weißen Rose

    Metal | Helmet and Shield for the White Rose Festival

    The helmet and shield from the holdings of the Foundation Palaces and Gardens Berlin-Brandenburg were restored for an exhibition. The items were part of the elaborate costumes worn by the guests at the festival "Der Zauber der weißen Rose", given in 1829 in honour of Alexandra Feodorowna's 31st birthday.

    Biedermeier-Tisch mit Stützkonstruktion im Vorzustand

    Wood | Round Biedermeier Table from the Stiftung Stadtmuseum Berlin

    The table with a round tabletop was probably made during the Biedermeier period and, in addition to classical features of the era, also shows Gothic influences.