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Bachelor 2015/2016

Theory and History of Russian Art

Type: Elective course (Cultural Studies)
Area of studies: Cultural Studies
When: 3 year, 3, 4 module
Instructors: Elena Konstantinovna Karpenko (conducts seminars and checks works), Jan Levchenko (delivers lectures and administers exams)
Language: Russian
ECTS credits: 4.5
The course introduces to the basics of national in art applied to Russian cultural history. Current state of the subject requests to re-examine the standards of art history that had become 'unconscious' in Soviet high school. Cultural studies claim to overcome the autonomy of art as research object, its task is to analyze this specific practice through the lens of cultural and antropological peculiartites, of social history and ordinary life. The course starts from the so-called 'ancient' Russian art before Peter the Great and ends at the edge of modernism in the end of the XIX century