|Course title||Photography and Contemporary Art III|
|Organizational form of instruction||Lecture|
|Level of course||Master|
|Year of study||not specified|
|Frequency of the course||Each academic year|
|Number of ECTS credits||10|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Status of course||Compulsory|
|Form of instruction||unspecified|
|Recommended optional programme components||None|
|Course availability||The course is available to visiting students|
These informations are in the annotation of the course.
|Learning activities and teaching methods|
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The seminar studies the developing relation of the photography medium to other forms of visual art and their coexistence since "fine art photography" originated (with emphasis on the trends in the 1990's and the beginning of the 21st century). The course also reflects the coming of digital technologies in the last quarter of the 20th century and on the threshold of the 21st century, both in their static and dynamic forms. The seminars anatomize the takeup of disputable dominance of all forms of artistic expression connected with them. This development is declared based on an analysis of important international exhibition events, as well as significant author's approaches. The seminar as well deals with social, political and economic patterns at the turn of the millennium determining the contentual component of artworks of this period; special attention is given to development of Czech and Central European art and the Czech artistic scene.
The gained capabilities constitute an encompassment and an aquirement of knowledge and experience in the given field of study, they result from a concrete annotation of the subject and are aimed at a profile´s fulfilment of the graduate of the given field of study.
Successful completion of the previous study
|Assessment methods and criteria|
1. Oral exam 2. Written exam
|Study plans that include the course|