bachelor study programme
The Department of Arts, Faculty of Arts and Architecture of the Technical University of Liberec guarantees the bachelor's study program
Fine Arts - Creation in Public Space. The subject of the study is creation in public space. The study program provides theoretical
knowledge and practical skills in creation in a publicly shared space. The basis of the study is the research, analysis and formation
of relationships between design, art and publicly shared spaces formed by civil society. The study deals with the ways, procedures
and methods of creation in public space, the conditions of their reception and criticism. The main goal of the study is to provide
students with space for the development of their own creative potential, insight and critical thinking in the field of public space creation.
The study program Fine Arts - Creation in Public Space deals with design on the border and outside the borders of individual artistic fields
and media. The creation of current relations between these and other fields is directly connected with the concepts and performances of the
community, public (civic) activities and initiatives. The study program follows the current tendencies of interventions in public space and
prepares experts who will actively influence the quality of public space.
profile of the graduate
Graduates of the program will work as designers of objects and environments in public space in all its contexts.
They can also work as independent artists in the fields of free or applied arts, as members and collaborators
of art, design, architectural and urban studios and groups, but also as consultants for civic initiatives and
community associations. Graduates create works in the public space (objects of installation and environment)
designed without restrictions by classical and modern artistic, architectural and urban types and media. They
can include the creation of 2D and 3D physical and digital objects, installations, environments, but also various
drafts for interventions in urban, landscape and mixed public spaces and places, and finally various ways of
individual and community participation of the civic public in their creation.
Generally, even a purposefully educated graduate will be able to combine various expert approaches in practice and
share creative processes with professions often isolated in professional chambers or artistic associations/groups.
He will be able to critically reconsider the relationship of these professions to the public interest in practice
and in theory, and also to take into account the various tensions between science, technology and art in the field
of public space. The graduate of the bachelor's study program will obtain a degree similar to other art universities -
bachelor of arts (abbreviation BcA.)
master's degree program
The subject of the study is mainly free artistic creation and an innovative view of creation in public space.
The Fine Arts - Creation in Public Space programme provides primarily theoretical knowledge and skills in artistic
creation and expands on its possibilities and impacts on public space. The study emphasizes the ability of thorough
research and analysis of the relationships between art, private and public shared spaces and all the circumstances
of their interaction. It deals with the strategies and functions of art in public space, the conditions of their
reception and criticism. Includes knowledge of the social, cultural and artistic infrastructure of community and
The program supports creative and innovative thinking in the field of formation, reception and criticism of artistic
creation in public space and prefers a multidisciplinary approach to creative practice with the active use of all
available media. Creation in public space deals with mapping the intersection of artistic disciplines represented
at the Faculty of Arts and Architecture of the Technical University of Liberec (art, architecture, urbanism) in the
design and implementation of independent artistic concepts and projects in the field of art, society and media.
It is directly connected with trained work and participation focused on the cultivation of social, spiritual and
physical space, which is shared and provides inspiration to its surroundings. It deals with concepts developing
public (civic) activities and initiatives.
profile of the graduate
The program is designed so that the graduate is not only a practically and artistically capable personality using
qualified new technologies with the ability to respond not only to common assignments in the field of art, but
also a personality who is able to meet requirements for assignment in relation to public space. The graduate
is an active form-forming article which design the information field of public space. The graduate should
be a completely independent talented creator finding employment mainly in the fields of free art with an
overlap to general and special issues of space as such.
The program is aimed at personalities who have skills in visual practice, performance, video, sound and creative arts,
architecture, fashion and curatorial and cultural disciplines with ambitions to develop their skills within their
current career or to move in artistic practice in public and social space. The Master of Arts (Creation in Public Space)
develops a dialogue between society and public space. His work provides a space for in-depth reflection on how and why
to function within the artistic and wider social community. The graduate of the master's study program will obtain a degree
intended for schools of arts - master of arts (abbreviation MgA.).
For admission to study at the Technical University of Liberec, Faculty of Arts and Architecture, Department of Fine Arts - Creation in Public Space,
it is necessary to complete the admission procedure of a talent nature. It is divided into two days and consists of an interview and evaluation of
the applicant's portfolio, as well as practical parts on site. Sample assignments and current information for the upcoming proceedings are available below.
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