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Course, academic year 2019/2020
  
Walk through the Bohemian artistic centre. From 15th till 18th century - KDKU296
Title: Walk through the Bohemian artistic centre. From 15th till 18th century
Guaranteed by: Institute of Christian Art History (26-UDKU)
Faculty: Catholic Theological Faculty
Actual: from 2019
Semester: both
E-Credits: 6
Examination process:
Hours per week, examination: 0/2 Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: winter:unknown / 21 (21)
summer:unknown / unknown (21)
Min. number of students: unlimited
State of the course: taught
Language: English
Teaching methods: full-time
Note: you can enroll for the course repeatedly
course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
priority enrollment if the course is part of the study plan
you can enroll for the course in winter and in summer semester
Guarantor: doc. PhDr. Martin Zlatohlávek, Ph.D.
Teacher(s): doc. PhDr. Martin Zlatohlávek, Ph.D.
Examination dates   Schedule   Noticeboard   
Annotation
Last update: doc. PhDr. Martin Zlatohlávek, Ph.D. (10.02.2020)
The course "Walk through the Bohemian artistic centre. From 15th till 18th century" will be held in English by the Ph.D. students of the History of the Christian Art of the Catholic Theological Faculty Charles University in Prague. The main focus of this seminar is to get to know and understand the Art in the Lands of the Bohemian Kingdom. It includes Renaissance, Mannerism, Baroque in the field of architecture, painting and arts crafts. This course will be taught via interactive excursions for a better understanding of the works of art in their original place.
The summer semester 2019/2020 will be dedicated to the art in 15th, 16th and 17th century. The main focus will be on Prague as the main artistic centre in our country. The course will deal with masterpieces of the eminent artists in the context of their work. During the excursions, we will visit both sacral and profane monuments and the main bohemian collections of art.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Mgr. Jana Jansová (25.11.2019)

The main focus of this seminar is to get to know and understand the Art in the Lands of the Bohemian Kingdom.

Literature
Last update: doc. PhDr. Martin Zlatohlávek, Ph.D. (25.08.2019)

Literature

Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann: Court, Cloister and City. The Art and Culture of Central Europe 1450–1800. Chicago 1995

Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann: The School of Prague, London 1988

Jiřina Hořejší/ Jarmila Krčálová: Die Kunst der Renaissance und des Manierismus in Böhmen, Praha 1979

Eliška Fučíková (ed.): Rudolf II. and Prague: The court and the city, London 1997

Oldřich Blažíček: Baroque Art in Bohemia, 1968 

Jaromír Neumann: Das böhmische Barock. Prague 1970

Vít Vlnas: The glory of the baroque in Bohemia. Art, culture and society in the 17th and 18th centuries. Prague 2011

Vít Vlnas/Andrea Rousová/Tomáš Hladík: Baroque in Bohemia. Guide to the permanent exhibitions of the National Gallery in Prague, Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague and Institute of Archeology of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic [Schwarzenberg Palace]. Prague 2013

Lenka Stolárová, Vít Vlnas (eds.): Karel Škréta 1610-1674. His work and his era. Prague 2010

Alena Volrábová, Wenceslaus Hollar (1607–1677): Drawings. A Catalogue Raisonné, Národní galerie v Praze, Prague, 2017.

Syllabus
Last update: doc. PhDr. Martin Zlatohlávek, Ph.D. (10.02.2020)
 

Schedule

21.2. Introduction lesson

28.2. exhibition: Reverse glass painting

6.3. Rudolfine Mannerism from the National Gallery in Prague (NGP, Schwarzenberg palace)

13.3. exhibition: Renaissance Tiles and Stoves  (The city o Prague museum)

20.3. The great personalities of Baroque painting in Bohemia (NGP, Schwarzenberg palace)

27.3. Renaissance and early baroque architecture of Prague

3.4. Storage of the Museum of decorative arts of Prague

10.4. Velký pátek – výuka se nekoná/ Good Friday – lesson canceled

17.4. The Wallenstein palace and its garden

24.4. exhibition: Rembrandt: Portrait of a man (NGP, Kinsky Palace)

1.5. Public holiday – lesson canceled

8.5. Public holiday – lesson canceled

15.5. Břevnov monastery and Kilian Ignac Dientzenhofer

22.5. Repetition lesson

29.5. Test

 

 

Course completion requirements
Last update: doc. PhDr. Martin Zlatohlávek, Ph.D. (10.02.2020)

Conditions:

In the case of high interest, it will be necessary to pass an entering test. 

This seminar requires regular attendance. Only two absences are allowed.

The seminar is finished with written exam.

 
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