Historia e teorias da arte


TeSP - Design Multimédia, Publication in the Diário da República - Aviso n.º 1895/2018 - 12/02/2018

4 ECTS; 1º Ano, 1º Semestre, 45,0 TP



1-Ability to historically and culturally frame Western Art (from antiquity to the present day), 2-Ability to observe and analyze works of art, 3-Know the mechanisms of representation, 4-Know the trends and evolution of design

- Concept art and work of art
- Artistics disciplines
- Art work components
- Criteria to review and evaluate
- Representation mechanisms
- Brief introduction to film theory
I- Prehistoric Art (short reference)
II- Classical Antiquity: the Near East Ancient Egyptian, Aegean, Greek, Etruscan, Roman, Early Christian and Byzantine
III- The Middle Ages to the nineteenth century: Medieval, Romanesque, Gothic, Italian of the century XII and XIV, XV century northern Europe, Renaissance, Mannerism, Reformation, Baroque, Enlightenment, Romanticism
IV- Art in nineteenth to twenty-first century: (about 60 movements) Positivism, Realism, Impressionism, Art Nouveau, Symbolism, Impressionism, Vienna Secession, Fauvism, Die Bruke, Expressionism, Cubism, De Stil, Dada, Bauhaus, New objectivity, Surrealism, New York Photo, Popo Art ....
V-Theory and History of Design
-Evolution materials (trends and techniques)

Evaluation Methodology
Continuous assessment
- A research work (Tp)
- Test done in class (F)
End average (Cf): Cf=(F+2Tp)/3
Aprove: Cf more or equal 9,5
Admission to the exam students with a grade lower than 9.5 as a result of continuous assessment.
Exam: research work

- Eimert, D. (2013). ART OF THE 20TH CENTURY. London: Parkstone International
- Schneckenburger, . (1999). ARTE DO SEC. XX. London: Tachen
- Pugh, S. (1990). TOTAL DESIGN. London: Addison-wesley Publishing Company

Method of interaction
Classes of History and Teory of Art and Design are taught based on observation and analysis commented chronological works of art taking into account always the artistic, technical and socio-economic framework of the time

Software used in class
Not aplicable