User’s personal response


A description of the way in which a user responded intuitively to the object.

How to record

Use normal grammar and punctuation. May include: Their feelings about an object beyond their personal experience of it; Why they ‘connected’ with an object, or regarded it as personally special; The broader cultural meaning which the user attached to an object; Aspects of an object which they felt were of particular artistic, historical or cultural significance; Their response to it from the point of view of a different cultural standpoint or conjecture as to what the object might have meant to another individual connected with the object, such as the creator, user or owner.


An important example of African art.


Record once only for a user’s contribution.

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust