618-1454/01 – History of Beaux Arts 4 (DVU 4)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Metallurgy and FoundryCredits3
Subject guarantorMgA. Alžběta DirnerováSubject version guarantorMgA. Alžběta Dirnerová
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2012/2013Year of cancellation2020/2021
Intended for the facultiesFMTIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
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DIR0013 MgA. Alžběta Dirnerová
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

Students will be able to identify the most important art works of art as well as Czech European Renaissance, Baroque and Classical Students will be able to get the orientation of the major stylistic trends in art, in particular sculpture of the 19th and 20 century.

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Development of visual arts and creative contribution of great architects, sculptors and painters in Europe in the Czech lands in the epoch of modern times, from the high Renaissance, Baroque and Classicism, up to 20 century.

Compulsory literature:

[1] CURTIS, P.: Sculpture; 1900–1945. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1999. [2] TOMAN, R. (ed).: Neoclassicism and romanticism : architecture, sculpture, painting, drawings : 1750-1848. Könemann, 2006.

Recommended literature:

[1] TUCKER, W.: Language of Sculpture. New York: Thames and Hudson London Inc., 1998.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

scores semester work and its defense in the seminars



Other requirements

Monitoring of other sources of information


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Art of top and late Renaissance in Europe Renaissance decorative Arts in Czech countries. Duality of baroque art in european countries. Baroque in Bohemia and Moravia. Art of classicism and romaniticism Art of historicism, painting, sculpture in impressionism period The art of secession , symbolism and expressionism. The most important modern artistic style - fauvism , dadaism, surrealism an abstract arts Czech modern art

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 Winter semester, validity until: 2020/2021 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Examination Examination 100  51
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2013/2014 (B2109) Metallurgical Engineering (2109R031) Art Foundry Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan
2012/2013 (B2109) Metallurgical Engineering (2109R031) Art Foundry Engineering P Czech Ostrava 2 Compulsory study plan

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