History of art techniques and of restauration (m) (2020/2021)

Course code
4S02325
Credits
6
Academic sector
L-ART/04 - MUSEOLOGIA E CRITICA ARTISTICA E DEL RESTAURO

Learning outcomes

The course main target is to illustrate the main pictorial techniques used between Middle Ages and Modern History trying to increase the knowledge of these themes through the introduction of study cases. This can allow to expand the critical consideration on techniques in the working context for the artists. The education course considers that students will acquire the ability of critically evaluate the material component of works of art, understanding the historical involvement and expressive elements. The in-depth analysis will focus on wall painting (from Giotto to Raffaello) giving the awareness of the various painters’ modus operandi and their activities. Through the study cases will be introduced detailed studies on scientific diagnostics and the conservative themes about Restoration History.