Studio I - Sculpture 1 - summer
FaVU-B1S1-LAcad. year: 2019/2020
Studies concentrate on classical disciplines of sculpture: portrait, figure, relief, minor objects of plastic art, monumental sculpture:
Materials used: all kinds from traditional materials to new media.
Bachelor's course concentrates on figure studies based on live models, co-operation with architects, free creation on students' own themes.
Learning outcomes of the course unit
The knowledge of a wider artistic context of the atelier.
Theoretic and practical experience from the first completed semester of studies.
- compulsory prerequisite
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
Edward Lucie Smith - Artoday, 1995 Phaidon
Thelma Golden, Lynn M.Herbert, Robert Storr, Katy Siegel, art:21, Harry N.Abrams, inc., New York 2001
David Medek, Tomáš Medek. GVV Pardubice
H. Gardiner, CH.Gere, ed.: Art Practice in a Digital Culture
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Consultations and lectures.
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Semester exam project.
Language of instruction
The same assignment every year: two selfportraits. The first selfportrait is supposed to be the most accurate study moulded in clay. The second selfportrait is completely free and can be worked on in a wholly "unsculptural" way. The purpose of the task: to give students time and place for the concentration on themselves.
To learn about the basics of the atelier studies.
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
Lessons are mandatory.