History of Modern Art (m) (2011/2012)

Course partially running (all years except the first)

Course code
4S02284
Name of lecturer
Bernard Jan Hendrik Aikema
Coordinator
Bernard Jan Hendrik Aikema
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
L-ART/02 - HISTORY OF MODERN ART
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
I semestre dal Oct 3, 2011 al Jan 27, 2012.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The course presents the painter Paolo Veronese (1522-1588), a key figure of the late Renaissance in Venice and the Veneto.

Syllabus

Syllabus:
The course aims at giving an introduction to the life and works of Paolo Veronese in the broad context of the art and visual, religious, political and religious culture of his times. In four sections, we will treat, respectively, the artist’s early years, his first major commissions in Venice and on the mainland, the series of monumental “Suppers”, and the problem of the workshop, with special attention to Veronese’s last years.

Texts will be indicated at the beginning of the course

Frontal lectures with images, seminar sessions, two or three field trips

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral or written exam