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False heroes. Removal of communist monuments in Prague after year 1989
Homutová, Ludmila ; Pech, Milan (advisor) ; Bendová, Eva (referee)
False heroes. Removal of communist monuments in Prague after year 1989 This thesis will examine monuments, established to promote communist ideology, that were removed after the Velvet Revolution and in the next few years of the 1990s in an attempt to symbolically abolish former regime. Firstly it will outline the historical context. Based on contemporary periodicals and public politicians speeches it will show social discourse regarding relation towards communism and notions what the new regime should be like. After it will deal with the concept of historical memory, places of memory and their change and rewriting. It will also compare this momument removal with iconoclasm that accompanied other revolutions. In its main part the thesis will follow several cases of monument displacements of statues of heroes and leaders, constituting events and artifacts - symbols. It will attempt to demonstrate how the monuments disappeared from the public space and how these events and the removal itself helped construction of historical memory besides the creation of monuments that are supposed to commemorate communist totalitarianism. It will also mention existing monuments that were put up during years 1948 - 1989, that stir up discussion to this day and it will touch how other countries of the Eastern Bloc...
Mural art and its development in Czech republic
Kulhavý, Marek ; Pech, Milan (advisor) ; Czumalo, Vladimír (referee)
Mural art and its development in Czech republic This work deals with mural art as street art discipline. It briefly describes the development of muralism into the 20th century. Subsequently, he deals with the development of street art from the arrival of graffiti to the present, with the main emphasis being on mural art. The main part of the text shows this development in the Czech Republic, mentions the leading personalities of the Czech mural art scene and then maps its main centers and presents concrete examples of murals. Keywords Mural art, street art, graffiti, public space, Czech republic, art, Kaláb, Prague
Soros centers for contemporary art: Atelier NOON in Prague 1999-2002
Schulmeisterová, Dita ; Pech, Milan (advisor) ; Czumalo, Vladimír (referee)
This thesis deals with George Soros foundation network, specifically with the Soros centers for contemporary art, their support of the art in post-soviet countries and the following transformation. One of the important tasks was support for artists in the form of grants. Attention is focused on one specific case and that is the gallery Atelier NOON, which was based in Prague in Smichov in 1999 - 2002. It was an unconventional combination of the art studio, that belong to the artist Petra Nováková Ondreičková, and exhibition space. The gallery is shown in context of contemporary art scene from those times, and it is also trying to show similar unconventional exhibition spaces. Keywords George Soros, Soros foundation network, SCCA, gallery, Atelier NOON, Petra Nováková Ondreičková, exhibition, 90', apartmant gallery
Prague Cabarets after 1900
Starcová, Helena ; Čechura, Jaroslav (advisor) ; Pech, Milan (referee)
The master's thesis entitled Prague cabarets after 1900 explores the so called golden age of cabarets in Prague between 1916-1923. The core of the thesis consists of a historiographic overview of cabarets and small form theaters in comparison with the contemporary theater scene. Keywords Cabaret, golden age of cabaret, 20. century, contemporary theatre, Červená sedma.
Church of Protection of the Mother of God of Marfo-Mariinsky Convent in Moscow
Tiagusheva, Tatiana ; Czumalo, Vladimír (advisor) ; Pech, Milan (referee)
The subject of the master's thesis is the Church of the Protection of the Mother of God in the Marfo-Mariinsky Convent in Moscow, the early work from 1908-1912, which has not drawn attention in the Czech scientific literature. A special chapter is devoted to the history of the Marfo- Mariinsky Convent, its founder Grand Duchess Elizabeth and her personality and conventual life. The church is described in an analytical way as a specific Gesamtkunstwerk, which unites architecture, interior decoration, sculptural decorations and iconography. The analysis and the interpretation of the church focus on references to the traditional Russian architecture. Two chapters distinctively explain the place, which the church takes in Alexey Viktorovich Shchusev's and Mikhail Vasilyevich Nesterov's numerous works. The thesis contains documents of the church and exterior and interior photos.
Czech relationship to Slavism and Bulgarians at the end of the 19th century and in the beginning of the 20th century : A case study of Jan Václav Mrkvička
Yordanova, Viktoriya ; Pech, Milan (advisor) ; Czumalo, Vladimír (referee)
The bachelor thesis will deal with the perception of the Czech society of Slavism at the end of 19th century and at the beginning of the 20th century. It will mainly notice the relations of the Czechs to the Bulgarians after the liberation of Bulgaria in the year 1878 till the end of the nineteen-thirties. The substantial part of the bachelor thesis will be description and characterization of the mission of Jan Václav Mrkvička in Bulgaria and the benefits of his work on the development of the local fine arts. Keywords Jan Václav Mrkvička (1856-1938), Czech Slavism, Czech-Bulgarian relations, 1878-1938, Bulgaria, National Academy of Art Sofia, Bulgarian fine arts
Václav Groul and his painting work
Henclová, Natálie ; Pech, Milan (advisor) ; Czumalo, Vladimír (referee)
Václav Groul and his painting work The bachelor thesis will be devoted to Václav Groul's personality. It will focus on his artwork and try to explain his painting work. At first, the thesis introduces art brut and then summarizes the available facts from his life and work. Further it will illustrate possible sources of inspiration. These obviously became from the reading of spiritist pioneer Allan Kardek (Book of Ghosts). At the sight of his work, there is also a certain, probably unconscious, connection with mandal creators and the work of Carl Gustav Jung. Last but not least in his work may also be the impact of his profession-he was a tailor, in which he could meet the ornament more closely. Václav Groula could have been interested in numerical symbolism and work with symbols appearing in some of his paintings. The aim of the thesis is to summarize factual information about his life, to interpret the work of this extraordinary author and to determine his position among other artists of art brut.
Sepulchral production of the Specialized sculpture-stonecarving school in Hořice 1884 - 1928
Machová, Gabriela ; Pech, Milan (advisor) ; Bendová, Eva (referee)
Funeral artworks were an important part of production of the Imperial and royal renowned specialized sculpture and stonecarving school in Hořice below the Krkonoše mountains. The bachelor thesis presents sepulchral works produced by the school chronologically according to school chronicles and annual reports, in context with school functioning and school personages. Since the school's foundation in 1884 until the retirement of the second school director, Václav Weinzettl, in school year 1928-1929. Keywords Hořice, sepulchral art, tombstone, cemetery, sculpture
Czech videoart- its origin, progress and Polish influences from the 1970s to the 1990s
Schwarzbacherová, Karin ; Pech, Milan (advisor) ; Czumalo, Vladimír (referee)
The Diploma thesis "The bachelor thesis will deal with Czech videoart from the 70s to 90s of the 20th century. Will be inscribe the specification of the differences between the terms video- installation and video-performance and also to get closer the conditions of the creation of a videoart, as an artistic domain in the Czech Republic. Another of the aims of this work is to research how influenced Poland, as a center for the emergence of the videoart in the countries of the former East block on the Czech environment." Keywords videoart, video-performance, video-instalation, Czech videoart, Polish videoart

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