Christian art: techniques and styles (2)

Course Code: ARS114 • Study year: I • Academic Year: 2024-2025
Domain: Visual arts • Field of study: Sacred art
Type of course: Compulsory
Language of instruction: Romanian
Erasmus Language of instruction: English
Name of lecturer: Simona Teodora Roșca-Neacșu
Seminar tutor: Simona Teodora Roșca-Neacșu
Form of education Full-time
Form of instruction: Class / Seminary
Number of teaching hours per semester: 42
Number of teaching hours per week: 3
Semester: Summer
Form of receiving a credit for a course: Grade
Number of ECTS credits allocated 3

Course aims:

- To know the evolution of religious dogmas for understanding art Byzantine
- Knows and can apply the techniques of Byzantine painting

Course Entry Requirements:


Course contents:

Byzantine painting in Romania under the influence
paleological painting
Brancoveanu painting and its characteristics
aesthetic stylistic
Brancoveanu painting and characteristics
technical and stylistic
Church art in the 19th century
(modern age)
Church art in the contemporary period
Byzantine Art Techniques: Mosaic, Icon,
All dry painting technique

Teaching methods:

Lecture, debate, presentation.

Learning outcomes:

- Acquiring general and specific knowledge of art techniques;
- Knowledge of the underlying arts of Christian art
- Understanding the techniques of Christian art to complete the Byzantine style


Learning outcomes verification and assessment criteria:

Oral exam 50%, implication in course debates 50%

Recommended reading:

LAZAREV, Viktor, History of Byzantine painting, 3 volumes, -, -, -, -.
TRISTAN Frédérick, The first Christian images. From symbol to icon. II-V centuries, -, -, -, -.
DIONISIE, din Furna, Erminia of Byzantine painting, -, -, -, -.
FUGA, Antonella, Tecniche e materiali delle arti, -, -, -, -.
BARBU, Violeta, Miniatura brâncovenească, -, -, -, -.