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Člověk s postižením a výtvarná tvorba. Od zobrazování k autorství

Title in English A person with a disability and fine arts. From imaging to authorship


Year of publication 2015
Type Monograph
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Education

Description This book analyzes through theoretical research the field of art creation in special education, art education, art therapy and visual art. The work is divided into three chapters. The first chapter contains analytical study focusing on disability images in visual arts in selected periods of European art history. The second chapter deals with art work creation in education and therapy and presents outcomes of an action research.It aims to compare and interpret new theoretical foundations of art therapy, special art education and inclusive art didactics. The final chapter focuses on establishment of authors with disabilities as artists and art creation as a specific strategy for social inclusion. At the same time it values artistic creation as a specific strategy of social inclusion.
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