Today I’m sharing some thoughts about how you can successfully design and lead engaging discussion-based programmes around art and objects.

I’ll be talking briefly about the difference between different types of ‘talking’ in museum education – conversations, discussions and dialogue – before moving into 11 tips for success in creating conversations around art and objects.

Links

Support the Show – https://buymeacoffee.com/clairebown

Sign up for The Art of Engagement Challenge – https://mailchi.mp/4fc80dab0b8a/artofengagement

Episode 18 Common Fears Around Leading Discussion-Based Programmes ( and How to Deal with Them)

https://thinkingmuseum.com/2021/09/01/common-fears-around-leading-discussion-based-programmes-and-how-to-deal-with-them/

Episode 9 – Creating a Great Group Dynamic in the ‘New Now’ https://thinkingmuseum.com/2021/06/16/creating-a-great-group-dynamic-in-the-new-now/

‘Teaching in the Art Museum: Interpretation as Experience’ – Rika Burnham and Elliot Kai-Kee