Costume and Mask 3

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203KAM3 ZK 4 3T Czech winter

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

The goal is a mastery of costuming in all forms of theatre (drama, opera, ballet), film and television. A graduate in set-design-costuming and mask is able to independently create costuming (costume design) for all forms of theatre, film and TV and work in non-theatrical production.

Mode of study

Studio individual consultations on assigned dramas. Inspirations and costuming execution potential. Theory lectures related to topic assignments.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Ability in artistic communication, drama arts expression and conceptual thinking. Knowledge of the fundamental form of historical clothing and basic materials for creating costumes. Ability to work with a drama, its formulation, defining its importance and meaning.

Course contents

The programmes and instruction at the Masters' level are individual. The curriculum is created for the Masters' project and taking into account the dramaturgical plan for the DISK theatre.

Recommended or required reading

L. Kybalová - Dějiny odívání (všechny díly)

E. Thielle - Geschichte des Kostümes

J. Arnold - Patterns off Fashion 1-2

Moussinac - Dějiny divadla

Blahník - Dějiny divadla

O. Zich - Estetika dramatického umění

K. Kratochvíl - Ze světa komedie del'Arte

V. Ptáčková - Česká scenografie XX. stol.

J. Trojan - Dějiny opery

L. Kybalová, O. Herbenová, M. Lamarová - Obrazová encyklopedie mody

From the collection of the Kyoto Costuming Institute - History of Costuming of the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries

R. Vacková - Výtvarný projev v dramatickém umění

A. Pražák - Scénografie 1, Scénografie 2 (skripta)

J. Máchalová - Móda 20. století

V. Jindra - Specifičnost scénografie

V. Jindra - Studijní materiály 1, 2.

E. Uchalová - Česká móda 1870-1914, 1918-1939

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For 2nd year students - continuing from the 1st year.

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