Costume and Mask 4

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
203KOM4 ZK 10 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 consultations on assignments and analysis of dramas. Searching for inspiration in the context of the costuming narration concept. Consultations on proposals an investigating manners of execution. Material studies. Costuming implementation which will be presented at the departmental 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.

Conceptual and dramatic thinking skills,

creative thinking in drama arts,

artistic quality of submitted proposals,

ability of space form continuity, drama space implementation continuity skills,

completion of all individual assignments,

proposal presentation at the summary exam.

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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