Costume and Mask 2

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
203KOM2 ZK 8 8T Czech summer

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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 to work in non-theatrical production.

Mode of study

Individual studio consultations on an assigned text and analysis of a drama. Searching for inspiration with view to the overall concept. Continuity with the form of the drama space. Potential implementation of costuming which will be presented at the Set-design Dept. summary exam.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Ability in artistic communication, drama arts expression and conceptual thinking. Knowledge the basic forms of historical clothing and basic materials for costuming. Ability to work with a drama, its formulation, identifying its importance and meaning.

Course contents

The Master's level programme and instruction are individual. Curriculum is based on the Master's project and according to the dramaturgical pland of 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

Ze sbírek Ústavu odívání v Kjótu - MÓDA /dějiny odívání 18., 19. a 20. stol./

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

Assessment methods and criteria

Credit is awarded based on:

Independent work in the studio and a minimum of 80% attendance at consultations (classes) throughout the semester.

Dramatic thinking skills,

creativity in the dramatic arts,

completion of all individual assignments,

artistic quality of proposal drawings,

ability to link the shaping of the space to a drama figure.

Schedule for winter semester 2018/2019:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

Schedule for summer semester 2018/2019:

room K449

(Karlova 26, Praha 1)

room K449

(Karlova 26, Praha 1)

Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Mon 15:00–19:00 Atelier
Karlova 26, Praha 1
Thu 15:00–19:00 Atelier
Karlova 26, Praha 1

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