Course: Art history III

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Course title Art history III
Course code ART/DU3K
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Lesson + Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Pech Milan, PhDr. Bc. Ph.D.
Course content
Teaching is divided into two blocks. The first is devoted to the ideological basis of 19th century art and selected examples of basic artistic currents of the time, the second focuses on 20th century art, more specifically the advent of the artistic avant-garde in the first half of the century and the transformation of the artistic milieu from the end of the World War II to the present days.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing)
Learning outcomes
The course focuses on the changing concepts of the fine arts during the process of industrialization, modernization, secularization and globalization of the world during the 19th and 20th centuries.
Student understands better the meaning of visual fine arts in the 19th and the 20th centuries and nowadays.
Prerequisites
The ability of unaided work with academic literature.

Assessment methods and criteria
Written examination

Active participation in classes, writing test.
Recommended literature
  • Belting, Hans; Hlavička, Jan. Konec dějin umění. Vyd. 1. Praha : Mladá fronta, 2000. ISBN 80-204-0856-8.
  • Benjamin, W. Dílo a jeho zdroj. Praha : Odeon, 1979.
  • Blažíčková-Horová, Naděžda. Umění 19. století v Čechách 1790?1910. Praha: Národní galerie, 2009.
  • Brettell, R.R. Modern art 1851?1929. Capitalism and representation. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999.
  • Brit, D. Modern art. London: Thames and Hudson, 2003.
  • Císař, Karel. Co je to fotografie?. Praha: Hermann a synové, 2004.
  • Curtis, P. Sculpture 1900?1945. After Rodin. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999.
  • Eisenmann, S.F. et al. Nineteenth century art. A critical history. London: Thames and Hudson, 1994.
  • Elkins, J.:. Proč lidé pláčou před obrazy, Praha 2007, s. 133-144.
  • Facos, M. An introduction to nineteenth century art. London, New York: Rougledge, 2011.
  • Foster, Hal. Umění po roce 1900 : modernismus, antimodernismus, postmodernismus. V Praze : Slovart, 2007. ISBN 978-80-7209-952-8.
  • Freeland, Cynthia A.; Kodlová, Tereza. Teorie umění. Praha : Dokořán, 2011. ISBN 978-80-7363-164-2.
  • Golding, John; Ogrocký, Jiří. Cesty k abstraktnímu umění : Mondrian, Malevič, Kandinskij, Pollock, Newman, Rothko a Still. 1. vyd. Brno : Barrister & Principal, 2003. ISBN 80-86598-48-9.
  • Huyge, R. Umění nové doby. Praha : Odeon, 1974.
  • Johnson, W.S. Dějiny fotografie. Od roky 1839 do současnosti. Brno: Barrister & Principal, 2003.
  • Kundera, Ludvík. Dada. Praha: Jazzová sekce, 1983.
  • Lamač, Miroslav,; Hamzová, Jitka. Myšlenky moderních malířů. Třetí, v Nakladatelství československých výtvarnýc. Praha : Nakladatelství československých výtvarných umělců, 1968.
  • Lynton, Norbert. Umění 19. a 20. století. Praha : Artia, 1981.
  • Manguel, A.:. Čtení obrazu, Brno 2008, s. 53-78.
  • Oliveti, Ch. Design. Praha: Slovart, 2009.
  • Piostrowski, P. Avant-Garde in the Shadow of Yalta. Art in Central-Eastern Europe, 1945?1989. London: Reaktion, 2009.
  • Rosenblum, R. Modern Painting and the Northern Romantic Tradition. Friedrich to Rothko. London: Thames and Hudson, 1994.
  • Ruhrberg, Karl; Walther, Ingo F. Umění 20. století. I. díl, Malířství. [Praha] : Slovart, 2004. ISBN 80-7209-521-8.
  • Tuffelli, N. Umění 19. století. Praha, Litomyšl: Paseka, 2001.


Study plans that include the course
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