L-ART/02 - 6 CFU - 1° Semester

Teaching Staff


Learning Objectives

Basic knowledge of key texts written by artists, connoisseurs and scholars; acquisition of the main tools to place artistic culture in context.

Course Structure


Detailed Course Content

The course will consider the main works historiography and artistic theory from ancient times to the Twentieth century. Particular attention will be given to the theme of the relationship between verbal and visual text.

Textbook Information

Elements of the Art Literature (6 CFU):


Please remember that in compliance with art 171 L22.04.1941, n. 633 and its amendments, it is illegal to copy entire books or journals, only 15% of their content can be copied.

For further information on sanctions and regulations concerning photocopying please refer to the regulations on copyright (Linee Guida sulla Gestione dei Diritti d’Autore) provided by AIDRO - Associazione Italiana per i Diritti di Riproduzione delle opere dell’ingegno (the Italian Association on Copyright).

All the books listed in the programs can be consulted in the Library; many essays can be downloaded from studium.unict.it website.

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