Course detail

Studio I - Sculpture 2 - winter

FaVU-B1S2-ZAcad. year: 2023/2024

Portrait, self-portrait, head as a point.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Entry knowledge

Transitional period - creative talent.

Rules for evaluation and completion of the course

Credit is awarded on the basis of demonstrable 90% participation in previous consultations and the corresponding work commitment in the studio during the entire semester.

The exam is awarded in the range of A-F. Exam conditions:

1 - mandatory physical participation in the exam.

2 - A4 portfolio, documenting the student's work to date, including documentation of the creation process of the presented thesis during the entire semester. The portfolio will be signed and the photos will have labels (title, year, vintage, technique, material, dimensions: "height x width x depth")

3 - printed official description with a short written defense, which will be with the thesis.

4 - the method of installation of the cloister work will be an integral part of it, including the overall studio installation, demonstrating the student's ability to communicate with other classmates.

5 - the ability to defend cloistered work before the cloistered commission.


Work in studio - regular attendance.


Introduction to sculpture study: object in space - studio.
Practical outcome toward self-portrai - point - origin (free technique).

Study aids

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

James Joyce; Portrét umělce v jinošských letech (CS)
James Joyce; A portrait af the artist as a young man (CS)

Recommended reading

Václav Bělohradský; Mezi světy a Mezisvěty
Benoit Mandelbrot; Fraktály
Miroslav Petříček jr.; Znaky každodennosti aneb řeči téměř o ničem

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme VUB Bachelor's

    branch VU-VT , 1. year of study, winter semester, compulsory

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


Point as an origin.


156 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer