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IMB3019 FURNITURE HISTORY 2+0+0 ECTS:4
Year / Semester Third Year / Fall Semester
Level of CourseFirst Cycle
StatusCompulsory
DepartmentINTERIOR ARCHITECTURE
Prerequisites and co-requisites None
Mode of DeliveryFace to face, Group study, Lab work
Contact hours14 weeks - 2 hours of lectures per week
LecturerASSOC. PROF. DR. Filiz TAVŞAN
Co-LecturerLect. Betül Akgül
Language of instruction Turkish
Professional practise ( internship )None
 
Objectives of the Course
Furniture of Archaic Eygpt, Renaissance, Baroque, Rococo, New Ages, The Period from 1789 A. D. to the Present, Early 20th Century, Arts and Crafts, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, De Stijl, Bauhaus, Mid-20th Century, Pop Culture, Furniture designs of the following, Post Modernism and End of 20th Century
 

Learning Outcomes

CTPO

TOA

Upon successful completion of the course, the students will be able to :

LO - 1 :

summarize the furniture features belonging to the archaic era, Eygpt-Mezopotomia-Greek and Rome.

1

1

LO - 2 :

define the furniture pieces belonging to the period of Middle Ages and Renaissance.

11

1

LO - 3 :

describe the period between Arts and Crafts and the end of 20th century

1,11

1

LO - 4 :

prepare and deliver a presentation on given topics.

10,11,12

5

CTPO : Contribution to programme outcomes, TOA : Type of assessment (1: written exam, 2: Oral exam, 3: Homework assignment, 4: Laboratory exercise/exam, 5: Seminar / presentation, 6: Term paper), LO : Learning Outcome

 

Contents of the Course

The first section of this course extensively covers, the History of Furniture; from the ancient times to the present. Also, history of furniture till 20th century is shortly treated in 7 parts such as ancient times, the Middle Ages Baroc, Rococo, Renaissance, New Ages and the period from 1789 A. D. to the present. Then, from 20 th century to the present, research on history of furniture.

 

Course Syllabus

 Week

Subject

Related Notes / Files

 Week 1

The Archaic Ages Furnitures:Archaic Eygpt Mezopotomia, Greek, Rome

 Week 2

The Middle Age Furnitures: Byzantine, Roman and Gothic Renaissance:Tudor,Elizabethan, Jacobean

 Week 3

Baroque Period Furniture Styles; XIV. Louis Style, William and Mary Style.

 Week 4

Rococo Period Furniture Styles:Regence Style, XV Louis Style, American Styles, Queen Anne, Early Georgian and Colonial.

 Week 5

Neoclassic Furniture Styles :XVI. Louis Style, Directoire Style, Late Georgian and Empire Style.

 Week 6

Historical Furniture Styles :Late Federal Period, Regency, Victorian and Louis Philippe

 Week 7

Furniture Components:Foot,leg and back

 Week 8

Early 20th Century Furniture Style: Michael Thonet, Arts and Crafts, Art Nouveau

 Week 9

Mid-term exam

 Week 10

Art deco Furnitures: Paul Follot, Emile-Jacques Ruhlmann, Eileen Gray, De Stijl Furnitures: Gerrit Rietveld

 Week 11

Bauhaus Furnitures Style: Walter Gropius, Marcel Breuer, Le Corbusier, Mies van der Rohe, Alvar Aalto

 Week 12

Middling Of 20th Century Furnitures: Charles Eames, Eero Saarinen, Harry Bertoia ang Arne Jacobsen

 Week 13

2.Midterm Exam : Homework+Presantation

 Week 14

Pop Culture Furnitures : Gio Ponti, Joe Colombo ve Achille&Pier Giacomo Castiglioni Post Modernizm: Graves, Hans Hollein, Aldo Rossi, Mario Botta, Memphis Grubu; Ettore Sottsass, Alessandro Mendini, Andrea Branzi

 Week 15

End Of The 20th Century Furnitures: Starck, Zaha Hadid, Karim Rashid, Marc Newson, Ron Arad, Stefano Giovannoni, Jasper Morrison ve Tom Dixon

 Week 16

End-of-term exam

 

Textbook / Material

1Özdemir,İ.,Tavşan,F.,Akgül, B.,Mobilya Tarihi Ders Notu, KTÜ (Basım Aşamasında)

 

Recommended Reading

1Dincel, K., 1979; History of furniture Art, İstanbul

2Tavşan, F.,2002; İç Mekan Stillerinin İncelenmesinde Sistematik Bir Yaklaşım Önerisi, Doktora Tezi, K. T. Ü Fen bilimleri enstütüsü, Trabzon

3Eti, M. ,1996; Tarihsel süreç içinde Dönemlerin Sosyo Kültürel Oluşumlarının Tanığı Olarak Mobilya , M. Ü. İç Mimarlık Ana Sanat Dalı , Yüksek Lisans Tezi, İstanbul

4Küçükerman , Ö.,1978; Kişi ? Çevre İlişkilerinde Çağdaş Gelişmeler ve Oturma Eylemi, İ. D.G.S.A Yayın No: 54,İstanbul

5Cranz, G., The Chair Rethinking Culture Body and Design , w.w.w. Norton & company newyork. London.

6Baker, Fiana & Keith, 20th Furniture, Carlton Books Limited, 2003.

7Sembach, L., 1991;Twentieth Century Furniture Design , Benedict Tasch,Veglar Gmblt.

 

Method of Assessment

Type of assessment

Week No

Date

Duration (hours)

Weight (%)

Mid-term exam

9

18/11/2016

3

30

Quiz

2
3
5
11
12
14

26/09/2016
03/10/2016
17/10/2016
28/11/2016
05/12/2016
09/12/2016
19/12/2016

0,5
0,5
0,5
0,5
0,5
0,5

2

Practice

2
3
5
11
12
14

26/09/2016
03/10/2016
17/10/2016
28/11/2016
05/12/2016
09/12/2016
19/12/2016

0,5
0,5
0,5
0,5
0,5
0,5

3

Presentation

13

12/12/2016

3

10

Homework/Assignment/Term-paper

2
3
5
11
12
14

26/09/2016
03/10/2016
17/10/2016
28/11/2016
05/12/2016
09/12/2016
19/12/2016

3
3
3
3
3
3

5

End-of-term exam

16

05/01/2017

3

50

 

Student Work Load and its Distribution

Type of work

Duration (hours pw)

No of weeks / Number of activity

Hours in total per term

Lectures (face to face teaching)

3

14

42

Own (personal) studies outside class

0

0

0

Laboratory studies

0

0

0

Own study for first mid-term exam

13

1

13

Mid-term exam

3

1

3

Practice

8

1

8

Clinic Practice

0

0

0

Homework

3

6

18

Project

0

0

0

Quiz

0

6

0

Own study for final exam

13

1

13

End-of-term exam

3

1

3

Other 1

0

0

0

Other 2

0

0

0

Total work load

100