Técnicas de Interpretação da Obra de Arte

Mestrado em Desenvolvimento de Produtos de Turismo Cultural
6 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 T + 15,0 TP

Lecturer
- Nuno Miguel de Sousa Vieira

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
Sensitise the students to the astounding variety of possible interpretations of an artwork.
Provide a historical overview of the different methodologies across time.
Provide the students with the knowledge and tools that will enable them to understand the language of art.

Program
1. Introduction to the interpretation of artworks.
2. Artwork analysis methods.
3. Iconography and symbology: the value of images.

Evaluation Methodology
Individual Project work (80%).
Class attendance and performance (20%).

Bibliography
- Bazin, G. (1989). Historia da Historia da Arte. S. Paulo: Livraria Martins Fontes
- Reau, L. (1996). Iconografia del Arte Cristiano. (Vol. 5 volumes). Barcelona: Ediciones del Serbal
- Grimal, P. (1992). Dicionario da Mitologia Grega e Romana. Lisboa: Difel
- Calabrese, O. (1997). Como se le uma Obra de Arte. Lisboa: Ed.70

Method of interaction
Lectures and tutorials.

Software used in class