Course: History of Art History

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Course title History of Art History
Course code DVU/AHUP
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Pavlíček Martin, doc. Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
01-03 / Giorgio Vasari, Le vite de'piu eccelenti Pittore e scultori architettori. Firenze 1550-1568. The first history of artists and art 04 / Benvenuto Cellini, La vita di Benvenuto Cellini Scritto da lui medesimo. Firenze 1558-1562. Artist's life between reality and fiction 05 / Jacopo Barozzi da Vignola, Regola delli cinque Ordina dell'Architettura, 1562. The Council of Trent, and new concepts of art and architecture 06-08 / Andrea Palladio, I Quattro libri dell'Architettura. Venezia 1570. Real and complete rebirth of antiquity 09 / Joachim von Sandrart, Teutsche Academie. Nürnberg 1675. Reflections on the theory and history of Italian art in the Baroque for the Alps 10 / Giovanni Pietro Bellori, Vite de´ pittori, scultori ed architetti moderni. Roma 1672. Accademia di S. Luca and Theory Baroque Classicism in Rome 11 / Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach, Entwurff einer historischen Architectur. Wien 1721. The first history of architecture 12 / Johann Joachim Winckelmann, Geschichte der Kunst der Altertums. Dresden 1764. Beginnings of modern art history as a discipline

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture
  • Homework for Teaching - 2 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Lectures follow the development of literature about art and art theory from the mid-16th the mid-18th century century.
Deepened knowledge of the historiography of the history of art 16.-18. centuries.
Prerequisites
The finished the bachelor degree of the History of Art.

Assessment methods and criteria
Written exam

Detailed knowledge of art´s literature and art theory 16th to 18th century documented the oral test.
Recommended literature
  • Cellini, B. (1960). Vlastní životopis.. Praha.
  • Giorgio Vasari. (1976). Životy nejvýznačnějších malířů, sochařů a architektů I, II.. Praha.
  • Hanno-Walter Kruft. (1993). Dejiny teórie architektúry.. Bratislava.
  • Chastel, A. Vyplenění Říma. Od manýrismu k protireformaci. Brno 2003..
  • Palladio, A. (1958). Čtyři knihy o architektuře.. Praha.
  • Petr Wittlich. (2008). Literatura k dějinám umění. Vývojový přehled. . Praha.
  • Preiss, P. (1974). Panoráma manýrismu.. Praha.
  • Vladislav, J. (1964). Michelangelo Buonarroti: Podoba živé tváře.. Praha.
  • Winckelmann, J. J. Dějiny umění starověku. Praha 1986..


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Arts The History of Art and the Theory of Art (2015) Theory and history of arts 1 Winter