Theory and History of Art

The Department of Theory and History of Art is a scientific-research and pedagogical unit. Its core mission is to give its students big picture on history of art and culture, and to encourage them to think about their own artistic creation in wide, cultural- spiritual context, as well as in narrower, artistic context. At the Department, internal and external doctoral students are trained within the accredited study programme History and Theory of Fine Arts and Architecture (2.1.8). Research activities are in accordance with the focus of the Department, as well as with professional profilation of the pedagogues and doctoral students.

They are aimed at:

  • history of art, design and architecture
  • theory of contemporary visual art
  • iconography
  • theory of architecture.