Pre-Visit Discussion Questions

What is an art museum?

An art museum is the place that collects, cares for and exhibits works of art.

What do vistiors find in art museums?

Visitors find paintings, sculptures, photographs, ceramics and other types of art in art museum.

Who created the artworks in the Meadows Museum of Art

Artist from all over the world created the works in the Meadows Museum of Art.

Why don't visitors touch the artworks?

Because artworks are easily damaged, visitors may view, but not touch the artworks on view in the galleries.

What is a docent?

A docent is a museum teacher who leads visitors on tours and answers questions about the works of art.