Art and Culture II

Mestrado em Conservação e Restauro, Publication in the Diário da República - Despacho nº 9982/2016 - 05/08/2016

ECTS; º Ano, , 0,0 T + 0,0 PL + 0,0 TP + 0,0 P + 0,0 TC + 0,0 S + 0,0 E + 0,0 OT + 0,0 O


Not applicable.

The students should understand the evolution of culture and aesthetics in Portugal, grasp the context in which artistic phenomena emerged and be able to gather, treat and critically analyse scientific information under a historical and artistic perspective.

1. Cultural mindset in modern Portugal.
2. The new artistic context and changes of taste. Classicism and Anti-Classicism. From Renaissance to Mannerism.
3. The cultural paradigms of the Old Regime society.
4. From Proto-Baroque to the splendor of Joanine Baroque.
5. The rococo.

Evaluation Methodology
Preparation, presentation and defense of an original research project work.
Oral assessment of taught topics.

- Barreira, J. Arte Portuguesa. (Vol. I,II,III,IV). Lisboa: Excelsior
- Fernandes (dir), J. (1989). Dicionário de Arte Barroca em Portugal. Lisboa: Presença
- Silva Sebastião, D. (1969). A Política Cultural da Época de D. João III. Coimbra: Universidade de Coimbra
- Kubler; Soria, G. (1959). Art and Architecture in Spain and portugal and their American Dominions (1500-1800). (Vol. I). Londres: Penguin Books

Method of interaction
Theoretical and practical classes supported by text analysis and interpretation.

Software used in class
Não aplicável