Who is The Audience? My audience?
consumers, participants, spectators, users, public…human?
Did the concept of audience develop with concept of art?
Is it the audience of an artwork, or of an artist? or both? or of an exhibition?
Description of relationship with art:
active-passive, interactive-taking in…experiencing..cutting off, engaged, passing through, disturbed, affected,
direction of relationship: opening doors, reactivation, becoming
through the senses: visual, auditory, tactile, smell, thinking,…
via emotions: feeling of…
|Part of Speech:||noun|
|Definition:||group observing an entertainment or sporting event|
|Synonyms:||admirers, assemblage, assembly, congregation, crowd, devotees, fans, following, gallery, gathering, hearers, house, listeners, market, moviegoers, onlookers, patrons, playgoers, public, showgoers, spectators, theatergoers, turnout, viewers, witnesses|
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