Audience Engagement

Understanding Gamification For The Arts

Kara Post | July 2017

This report breaks down why gamification works in an arts management setting and what an arts organization will need to assess to create an effective digital gamified solution. 

User Level: Beginner


Wearables in the Performing Arts: An RFID Primer for Arts Managers

Rod Gingrich | June 2017

This report describes the capabilities of RFID and provides a quick overview of it’s many uses within the entertainment and performing arts sphere, where increasingly creative deployments are adding value to large-scale events for both audience and presenter.

User Level: Intermediate


Augmented Reality in Museums

Mandy Ding | May 2017

This white paper explains what AR technology is and gives ideas for its use in museums. The report includes three up-to-date case studies, showing how to choose and make use of an appropriate kind of AR app in a museum setting. 

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How Museums Can Leverage Live Streaming Technology

Sofia Stucchi|  April 2017

This practical report for arts managers presents different approaches to video streaming through case study analysis. 

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RFID Technology: Implementation Possibilities in the Patron Experience

Anne Marie Padelford | February 2016

In this new white paper, AMT Lab Contributor Anne Marie Padelford takes a look at the emerging potential uses of RFID technology in museums. From education to ticketing, RFID could prove to be a powerful tool for museums to connect with their visitors.

User Level: Intermediate


How Can MOOC Providers Create an Interactive Learning Experience in the Arts?

Wanqi Peng | January 2016

In this new publication, AMT Lab Contributor Wanqi Peng shares her research on the current state of arts education in Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Included in the report is an overview of the field, a summary of trends in digital arts courses, and a course study following a pioneer of online arts education. 

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Gallery One at the Cleveland Museum of Art: Connecting Audiences to Art Through Technology

Sarah Murphy | July 2015

Using WolfBrown’s “Making Sense of Audience Engagement” framework to explore the Cleveland Museum of Art’s Gallery One initiative and to show how technology is able to reach a wide audience by filling diverse needs of engagement. 

User Level: Intermediate


Opening Doors: Welcoming New Audiences with Sensory-Friendly Performances

Christine Sajewski | July 2015

A best practice guide on developing meaningful and effective sensory-friendly programming.

User Level: Intermediate


Creating Online Audiences For Orchestras

Bianca Oertel | April 2014

Discussion of current practices to cultivate online audiences and the potential opportunities they hold for the symphony orchestra industry.

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Through the Looking Glass: How Google Glass Will Change the Performing Arts

Thomas Rhodes & Samuel Allen | January 2014

Findings from Google Glass beta testing in performing arts venues.

User Level: Intermediate


Gamification in the Arts

Andre Bouchard | May 2013

When and how to use game layers to enhance development and marketing.

User Level: Intermediate