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Art Galleries and Museums in Australia: Market Research Report

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Art Galleries and Museums Market Research Report | ANZSIC R8910 | Oct 2016

Well preserved: Government funding continues to support industry revenue growth

IBISWorld’s Art Galleries and Museums market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Annual Growth 17-22
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Art Galleries and Museums industry has achieved modest growth in a highly competitive environment. Art galleries and museums contend with other leisure, sporting and entertainment organisations for their share of consumer expenditure and government funding. As such, the industry has developed new, special exhibitions and interactive educational displays to attract new visitors and retain existing patrons. Art galleries and museums have continued to reposition themselves as social institutions, widening their appeal to new audiences and helping them secure government grants.

Successful art gallery and museum operators have made use of existing and emerging digital media to offer online virtual museums... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

Art galleries and museums tend to be concentrated according to population share and the degree of household participation in cultural activities. Victoria and New South Wales are home to the largest share of industry enterprises, due to the state governments' strong emphasis on arts and culture in promoting tourism to these regions. The largest establishments tend to be located in capital cities, with some located in regional towns with relatively large populations. Rural towns throughout Australia also feature small museums, which typically document the history of the local area. The major markets for these museums are outside tourists and travellers. Some of the larger establishments are niche operators, running satellite or specialist museums and galleries in other locations... purchase to read more


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What is the Art Galleries and Museums Industry?

Operators in the industry run and manage art galleries and museums across Australia. The industry also includes businesses that operate historic houses.

Industry Products
Art gallery exhibitionsMuseum exhibitionsMerchandise sales
Industry Activities
Art gallery operations (except)Art museum operations (except)Historic house and heritage site operationsHistoric railway operationsMaritime museum operationsMuseum operationsNatural history and science centre operationsSocial history museum operationsTransport museum operationsWar memorial museum operations

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