Towards Modernity: Visual Arts 1400-1800

Faculteit Letteren
Jaar 2022/23
Vakcode LKX028P05
Vaknaam Towards Modernity: Visual Arts 1400-1800
Niveau(s) propedeuse
Voertaal Engels en Nederlands
Periode semester I b

Uitgebreide vaknaam Towards Modernity: Visual Arts 1400-1800
Leerdoelen Be able to analyse artworks and to tell their date and place of origin; be familiar with the development of the arts over the period 1400-1800; be able to understand artworks within the historical context in which they were created.
Omschrijving This course offers a survey of works of art in a wide range of media (paint, stone, metal, wood, paper) during the early modern period (1400-1800). Topics include the rise of new technologies, the modern definition of art and artist, the imitation of nature, the rise of new formats and genres, and the historical embededness of artworks.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm hoorcollege
(2 x 2 uur hoorcollege)
Toetsvorm schriftelijk tentamen, schriftelijke opdracht(en)
(schriftelijk tentamen 3 uur)
Vaksoort propedeuse
Coördinator C.J. van ter Toolen, MA.
Docent(en) C.J. van ter Toolen, MA.
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Thames & Hudson Introduction to Art Debra J. Dewitte, Ralph M. Larmann 9780500239438 €  34,25
Opmerkingen 80% aanwezigheidsplicht en actieve deelname tijdens de werkcolleges.
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Course units for exchange students 1 semester I b keuze
Ba Kunstgeschiedenis  (Pre-master Early Modern Art) - semester I b verplicht
Ba Kunstgeschiedenis  (Major) 1 semester I b verplicht
Facultaire Minor Arts & Culture: History of Art, Architecture and Landscape 3 semester I b verplicht