History of Stage Design 3
Name of lecturer(s)
Learning outcomes of the course unit
To introduce students to the post-war history of Czeh set-design, its most important stages and most important figures. To acquaint students with methods which are used in creation of the post-modern setting space and so called action set-design of the 2nd half of the 20th century.
Mode of study
Lectures on the work of the most important world and Czech set-designers. Searching for sources of inspiration and highlighting set design methods.
Prerequisites and co-requisites
Lectures and classes with the presentations of the most important set design works of the second half of the 20th century.
- Zbyněk Kolář, Vladimír Nývlt, Josef Svoboda, Oldřich Šimaček, Josef Ciller, Květoslav Bubeník, Libor Fára, Alena Hoblová, Karel Vaca, Ladislav Vychodil, Luboš Hrůza, Jan Vančura (Class - What is post-modern set design? What principles are used and where is it heading?).
- Jan Dušek, Jaroslav Malina, Miroslav Melena, Jana Zbořilová, Otakar Schindler, Marta Rozskopfová (Class - What is typical action set design? What are its formal and significant indicators, set designer and director collaboration, and the specifics of use of that type of set design like?).
- The history of the Prague Quadriennale 1967-2007.
Recommended or required reading
Artists' mongraphs, theatre archives documentation, The theatre dept. of the National Museum, etc.
Assessment methods and criteria
75% attendance at lectures and classes, independent creation of the course paper and its presentation (approx. 10 pages of text).
Schedule for winter semester 2018/2019:
(Karlova 26, Praha 1)
|Date||Day||Time||Tutor||Location||Notes||No. of paralel|
|Fri||10:00–11:30||Vlasta KOUBSKÁ||Zasedací místnost
Karlova 26, Praha 1
Schedule for summer semester 2018/2019:
The schedule has not yet been prepared
The subject is a part of the following study plans
- Stage Design (B.A.) (required subject)