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Visual Art

Department of P.G. Studies and Research in Visual Art

The Department of studies in Visual Art was established during the year 2011. The Department is housed in the Institute of Kannada Studies building with spacious and basic amenities and other facilities. Dept. has the Vision to expose students of Hyderabad Karnataka region to the world of Art , to inculcate the values of Art ethics and aesthetics. In order to develop the philosophical vision of art and culture, emphasis has been given academic and co curricular activities, based on ancient and modern art of this region. This theory and practical based P.G. Course, helps the candidate for personality development and strengthening of self. This, in turn, increases ability of the students in their Art career and opens up avenues in corporate sectors. Department is attempting to expose the rich heritage of this region & it’s very rare and aesthetic world of art and culture to the rest of the world by framing the contemporary research programmes and specialized schemes.

Courses Offered

Course

Intake

Duration

Eligibility

M.V.A. (Painting ) M.V.A (Sculpture)

25+ 05 (SSS)
15+05 (SSS)

Four Semester
Four Semester

B.V.A. / B.F.A. / B.A. Fine Art / B.A. with Fine art as one of the Optional & any other degree considered equivalent to B.V.A.

M.Phil

2 + 2

One year (Full time) 
Two years (Part time)

M.V.A. / M.F.A. / M.A. in Fine Art

Ph.D.

As per UGC regulations

3+2 ( Full time)
4+02(Part time)

M.V.A. / M.F.A. / M.A. in Fine Art / M.Phil. in Visual Art

Course outline M.V.A.( Painting/Sculpture)

MVA (Painting) Semester Course Syllabus (2014-17)

First Semester

Theory Exam

Internal Assesment

Total Marks

Theory paper

01. History of Indian Art (Ancient to 18th Century)

02. Philosophy of Indian Art

80
80
20
20
100
100
Practical paper 03. Portraiture-I
       or
03. Creative Painting-I
      or
03. Mural Painting-I
240
240
240
60
60
60
300
300
300

 

 

Total 500

 

Second Semester Theory
Exam
Internal Assesment Total Marks
Theory paper 04. Philosophy of Western Art
05. History of Indian Art (Since 19th Century)
80
80
20
20
100
100
Practical paper 06. Portraiture-I 
       or
06.  Creative Painting-I
      or
06. Mural Painting-I
240
240
240
60
60
60
300
300
300

 

 

Total

500

 

Third Semester Theory
Exam
Internal Assesment Total Marks
Theory paper 07. History of Western Art
08. Research Methodology of Visual Art
80
80
20
20
100
100
Practical paper 09.Portraiture-I
       or
09. Creative Painting-I
      or
09. Mural Painting-I
240
240
240
60
60
60
300
300
300

 

 

Total

500

 

Fourth Semester Theory
Exam
Internal Assesment Total Marks
Theory paper 10.Visual Language
11.Dissertation
80
80
20
20
100
100
Practical paper 12.Portraiture-I
       or
12. Creative Painting-I

      or
12. Mural Painting-I
240
240
240
60
60
60
300
300
300

 

 

Total

500

MVA (Sculpture) Semester Course Syllabus (2014-17)

First Semester

Theory Exam

Internal Assesment

Total Marks

Theory paper

01. History of Indian Sculpture

02. Philosophy of Indian Art

80

80

20

20

100

100

Practical paper

03. Portraiture-I

      or

03. Creative Sculpture-I

      or

03. Mural-I

240

 

240

 

240

60

 

60

 

60

300

 

300

 

300

 

 

Total

500

Second Semester

Theory Exam

Internal Assesment

Total Marks

Theory paper

04. History of Western Sculpture

05. Philosophy of Western Art

80

80

20

20

100

100

Practical paper

06. Portraiture-II

      or

06. Creative Sculpture-II

      or

06. Mural-II

240

 

240

 

240

60

 

60

 

60

300

 

300

 

300

 

 

Total

500

Third Semester

Theory Exam

Internal Assesment

Total Marks

Theory paper

07. Modern Indian Art

08. Research Methodology of Visual Art 

80

80

20

20

100

100

Practical paper

09. Portraiture-III

      or

09. Creative Sculpture-III

      or

09. Mural-III

240

 

240

 

240

60

 

60

 

60

300

 

300

 

300

 

 

Total

500

Fourth Semester

Theory Exam

Internal Assesment

Total Marks

Theory paper

10. Visual Language

11. Dissertation

80

80

20

20

100

100

Practical paper

12. Portraiture-IV
      or
12. Creative Sculpture-IV
      or
12. Mural-IV
240
 
240
 
240
60
 
60
 
60
300
 
300
 
300

 

 

Total

500

Faculty

S. No. Name / Phone No. / E-mail Designation Qualification Specialization
1. Dr. Parimala Ambekar
+91 8472-225029 (R)
+91 9480226677 (Cell)
parimalaambekar@yahoo.in
Associate Professor & Chairman MA, Ph.D. Criticism, Comparative Study, Transalation, Womens & Dalit Literature studies

Thrust Area

Research Guidance

M.Phil

03

Ph.D

12

Workshops / Seminars / Conferences Organized

1. Chitra Santhe-Jointly organized by Gulbarga University & Art organizations, Gulbarga- 2014 & 2015

2. State level Mural Camp in Gulbarga University Campus-Jointly organized with Karnataka Shilpakala Academy, Bengaluru-2015

3. National level Women Artist Camp held in Gulbarga University Campus-Jointly organized by Karnataka Lalitkala Academy, Bengaluru-2015.

 

Facility available

Computers with LAN Facility, WiFi & LCD projector.