Byzantine art history (i) (2007/2008)

Course not running

Course code
4S01976
Name of lecturer
Fabio Coden
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-ART/01 - HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL ART
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
II semestre dal Feb 18, 2008 al May 31, 2008.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

main art productions of the Byzantine civilization from the foundation of Costantinople to the end of the Oriental Empire (330-1453). The course aims at understanding the main aspects of Oriental Christian art with references to Oriental productions present in the Western contemporary world.

Syllabus

Contents of the course: The Byzantine art in its different periods (proto-Byzantine; golden age of the Byzantine art; iconoclastic controversies period; middle-Byzantine era; late Byzantine period). The course will also analyse some art works, by focusing on techniques, materials and styles.

Assessment methods and criteria

oral exam