Eva Van Moer is perparing a PhD-dissertation on how adults make meaning of artefacts through conversation in an art museum.

(See my biography page for more information).

Talking about Contemporary Art: The Formation of Preconceptions During a Museum Visit

The communicative process between artefact and viewer is complex. What the viewer perceives cannot be seperated from what he knows. As a consequence certain expectations are formed leading to prejudices.

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Article: Electronic