Course detail

Studio IV - Painting 1 - winter

FaVU-B4M1-ZAcad. year: 2018/2019

Students focus on the realization part of their BA exam. They search for the most suitable topics and for the way of its creation with respect to its future presentation.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Experience from the realisation of the BA project.


Ability to independently deal with the assigned atelier task.


Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching takes place in the form of group and individual consultations of the teacher with the students over the assigned semestral tasks. Teaching includes lectures and workshops on semester (theme) topics provided by external lecturers. During the semester students take part in at least one excursion to foreign museums and galleries. Once every two semesters, a painter's stay (plenary) takes place.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Semester exam project.

Course curriculum

An essential part of the work should be the everyday drawing reflection of various visual and mental stimuli - everydayness, meeting things, situations, social tensions. Drawing as a record and revelation of the essence of various phenomenons, artistic principles (such as composition etc).

Work placements

Not applicable.


Learning to use one´s own artistic capacity.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Lessons are mandatory.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

Uta Grosenock(ed.):Art Now, vol.II.,Taschen 2005
Vitamin P, Phaidon 2004
Gordon Graham: Filozofe umění, Barrister/Principal 2004
Gordon Graham: Filozofe umění, Barrister/Principal 2004

Recommended reading

Jiří Přibáň:Obrazy české postmoderny,Kant 2011
Karel Císař:Věci o kterých s nikým nemluvím, Agite/Fra 2010
Herschel B. Chipp:Theories of Modern Art, UC Press 1971
Hal Foster:Vision and Visuality, Bay Press 1988

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme Bachelor's

    branch AM1 , 4. year of study, winter semester, compulsory

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


195 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer