Sidorenko V.D. Culturological Aspects of Artistic and Stylistic Evolution of Visual Art of Ukraine (20th - Early 21st Centuries). - Manuscript.
The dissertation for the scientific degree of Kandidate of Arts, speciality 17.00.01. - Theory and history of culture. – Kharkiv State Academy of Culture. – Kharkiv, 2004.
Cultorological aspects of artistic and stylistic evolution of visual art of Ukraine in 20th – early 21st centuries is systematically analysed. Transtermed reason–resultative reflection of the phenomena of art of the early and the middle of the 20th century to it’s late decades is realised for the first time. The author gives the results of the cultorological analysis of the contradictory events in the sphere of art that took place in Ukraine in the sphere of visual arts during the years of independence. The comparative analysis of the events in the art of Ukraine and the processes of development of the world art is given. The necessity of representation of the modern Ukrainian art at the world level is shown.
The author proved that the appearance of nonconformism in Ukraine was a regular phenomenon caused by the cardinal social transformation and forced deformations of the fundamental arts conceptions.
Main attention is paid to transformation tendencies in visual arts in Ukraine in the 20th – early 21st centuries.
Key words: culture, cultorology, artistic and stylistic evolution, avantgardism, nonconformism, postmodernism, visual art, the arts.