Course detail

Studio II - Painting 1 - summer

FaVU-B2M1-LAcad. year: 2021/2022

Students work on their own projects. They develop their experiences from practical subjects and interconnect them with the knowledge gained from theoretic areas and technology. They are assigned tasks which they perform with respect to their individual talent and disposition.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Individual and artistic approach to the technologies of the studied subject.
The mastering of drawing and painting according to the model, the ability of individual solution, the ability to formulate one´s own themes.


Knowledge of basic technological and artistic principles of the studied subject.


Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Teaching takes place in the form of group and individual consultations of the teacher with the students over the assigned semestral tasks. Teaching includes lectures and workshops on semester (theme) topics provided by external lecturers. During the semester students take part in at least one excursion to foreign museums and galleries. Once every two semesters, a painter's stay (plenary) takes place.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Semester exam project.

Course curriculum

Drawing and painting - studies, reflection of qualities of object reality (structure, colour relations, spatial relations...), figure, still life...

Work placements

Not applicable.


To master the technology of the studied subject.
Development of drawing and painting abilities according to reality, expression of real relations through individual dispositions and intentions.
Development of drawing and painting means of expression.
Possibilities of solution of traditional (study) themes - orientation.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Lessons are mandatory.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Basic literature

E.H.Gombrich:Umění a iluze, Odeon Praha 1985
Don Thompson:Jak prodat vycpaného žraloka za 12 mil. dolarů. Kniha Zlín 2010
Thelma Golden, Lynn M.Herbert, Robert Storr, Katy Siegel, art:21, Harry N.Abrams, inc., New York 2001
Gordon Graham: Filozofe umění, Barrister/Principal 2004

Recommended reading

Jindřich Chalupecký:Na hranicích umění, Prostor/Arkýř 1990

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme VUB Bachelor's

    branch VU-VT , 2. year of study, summer semester, compulsory

Type of course unit



39 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


156 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer