|Ice breaker – Home at the museum
By Emilie Sitzia
MA in Arts and Heritage
|Objective statement / Intended effect of the tool
|Course specific or not
Is originally designed for MA Arts and Heritage (Arts and Audiences elective) but could be applied to when the aim is to learn about observation and narrative skills / creation of group feeling/ understanding violence of museification processes and re-narration.
|Target group specific or not
Master’s students but might be possible with Bachelor’s too
|When do you use it?
When training observation and narration skills and creating group feeling (especially online).
When trying to explain issues of museification, repatriation, re-narration of object
To help build/identify (sensory) empathy to clarify our relation to objects
|Why do you use it? (Pedagogical approach)
Stimulate bodily empathy/imagination
Activate sensory sensitivity
|Additional biblio sources