A Talk: How to accomplish a guided appreciation session?
Time：230pm, 7 December 2013
Guided appreciation is not only a unidirectional introduction, but rather, it is more an interactive activity involving exchanges between audiencesand the docent. A docent introduces the exhibition to visitors, guiding them through the collections. While you visit and enjoyan exhibition guided by a docent, have you ever wondered, how aguided appreciation session is planned and designed? What’s the role of a docent in an exhibition? And, what training it takes to foster skillful docents? How do they deal with visitors of different ages and from different backgrounds? Last but not the least, how is the status and development prospect for docents in Macao?
This talk offers participants a great opportunity to have aface-to-facetalk with a seasoned docent, who will share his experience and insight in the field.
Profile of the talk host
CHANG CHIN PANG
Graduated from SchoolofArts,MacaoPolytechnicInstitute. He held solo exhibitions in Macao and Taiwan from 2009 to 2012. Since 2005 he has been acting as a docent at the Macao Museum of Art (MAM), the Handover Gifts Museum of Macao and the Tap Seac Gallery. He is now engaged in artistic creation and art education.