Ethnography and folk art
The purpose of the Ethnography and Folk Art course is:
-Supporting and affirming creators in the field of authentic folk tradition and creation, for their protection against distortions, falsifications and tendencies of pollution and degradation.
-Cultivating the values and authenticity of contemporary popular creation and non-professional interpretive art in all genres: music, choreography, theater, etc:
-Stimulating talent creativity, learning and promoting traditional crafts, cultivating the values and authenticity of local folk creation and non-professional performing arts in the field of music.
Some topics studied:
-The notion of ethnography. Her dealings with other sciences. The significance of ethnographic research, of the contemporary socio-cultural reality.
-Contemporary ethnographic research.
-Settlements, households and traditional dwellings in Romania
Occupations of the Romanian people.
-Working in the woods. rafting
Secondary occupations of the people:
-Home textile industry. Traditional technical installations
-Peasant folk crafts
-The art of peasant icons painted on glass
Habits that mark important moments in human life:
-The popular game
-Kitsch, a phenomenon of pseudo-art
-Values of cultural heritage
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