In this presentation from a seminar sponsored by ARKEN Museum of Modern Art (Denmark), Professor of Free-Choice Learning (Oregon State Univ.) and museum researcher John H. Falk discusses how identifying the motivations and identities of museum visitors can inform practice.
This video includes the following topics:
- Indicators of learning
- Learning over time & memory (3:05-6:30)
- Identity (6:30-9:00)
- Motivations (9:00-21:00)
- How motivations inform expectations of the museum visit and how it is remembered (21:00-25:15)
- Implications for practice: how to better customize the experience; why people are coming and why they are not (25:15-28:00)
Falk, John. "Motivations and Learning Styles." Recorded May 13-14, 2013. ARKEN Museum of Modern Art. Accessed 1.11.16.