Theory and History of Art

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.

The Department of Theory and History of Art is a scientific-research and pedagogical unit. 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.

Department of Theory and History of Art

Division Chairperson

Faculty

Secretary

External employees:

prof. PhDr. Ivan Rusina, CSc.
prof. PhDr. Peter Michalovič, PhD.
Mgr. Róbert Karul, PhD.
Mgr. Silvia Moravčíková
MUDr. Ladislav Šabo
Mgr. Juraj Čarný
Mgr. Dana Moderdovská
Mgr. Trasy Lesan
Mgr. Peter Máčaj
Mgr. Martin Šarkan, PhD.

External employees for Supplementary pedagogical study:

Mgr. Barbora Malík
PhDr. Mária Dědová, PhD.
Mgr. Stano Masár, ArtD.
doc. Dr. Dušan Kostrub, PhD.
Mgr. Daniela Čarná, PhD.

Doctoral students:

Mgr. Mária Janušová
Mgr. art. Matúš Novosad
Mgr. Nina Vidovencová
Mgr. art. Jakub Huba (external form)
Mgr. Gabriela Kisová (external form)