ART HISTORY METHODOLOGY

Antonella TROTTA ART HISTORY METHODOLOGY

0322400016
DEPARTMENT OF CULTURAL HERITAGE
EQF7
ART HISTORY AND CRITICISM
2016/2017

OBBLIGATORIO
YEAR OF COURSE 1
YEAR OF DIDACTIC SYSTEM 2016
PRIMO SEMESTRE
CFUHOURSACTIVITY
945LESSONS
Objectives
PRESENTING SOME OF THE MOST FORTUNATE PATTERNS OF INTERPRETATION, THE COURSE AIMS TO PROVIDES STUDENTS WITH SPECIALIZED TOOLS IN ORDER TO INTRODUCE THEM TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY 'DISCOURSE ON ART'. UNDERSTANDING AND APPRECIATING WORKS OF ART, AND COMMUNICATING THE 'EXPERIENCE OF ART TO AN INFORMED AUDIENCE WITH AN APPROPRIATE VOCABULARY AND FREE AND CONSCIOUS KNOWLEDGE, IS THE PURPOSE OF THE COURSE.
Prerequisites
A GOOD KNWOLEDGE OF HISTORY OF ART, FROM THE RENAISSANCE TO MODERN ART, IS RECOMMENDED
Contents
HOWEVER THE DISCIPLINE OF THE HISTORY OF ART MAY HAVE CHANGED IN LAST DECADES, IT IS ALWAYS CONCERNED WITH SETTING ITS OBJECT IN SPATIAL AND TEMPORAL ORDER. WHAT IMPLICATIONS ARE TO BE DRAWN FROM THE FACT THAT ARTIFACTS LEND THEMSELVES ON TO SUCH SPATIOTEMPORAL ARRANGEMENTS?
THE COURSE PRESENTS ANSWERS SOME OF MOST ACUTE HISTORIANS OF ART OF XX AND XXI CENTURY GAVE TO THIS QUESTION, IN EUROPE AND USA, IN ORDER TO DEMONSTRATE THAT THE STUDY OF WHAT WE CALL ART CONTRIBUTE TO BROADER HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL UNDERSTANDING OF THE WORLD AND OF OURSELVES.
Teaching Methods
LECTURES, WORKSHOPS, VISITS TO ART EXHIBITIONS
Verification of learning
ORAL. IT AIMS TO ASSESS KNWOLEDGE AND UNDERSTANDING OF COURSE CONTENT, AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS
Texts
G.C. SCIOLLA, LA CRITICA D'ARTE DEL NOVECENTO, TORINO 1995, PARTE PRIMA, CAPITOLO I, LA SCUOLA DI VIENNA; J. VON SCHLOSSER MAGNINO, LA LETTERATURA ARTISTICA, MILANO 1997, LIBRO VIII, LA LETERATURA LOCALE ITALIANA; F. BOLOGNA, LA COSCIENZA STORICA DELL'ARTE D'ITALIA, MILANO 1982: TH. DACOSTA KAUFMANN, TOWARD A GEOGRAPHY OF ART, CHICAGO 2004, PART I, HISTORIOGRAPHY
FURTHER TEXTS WILL BE SUGGESTED.
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