Art Galleries and Museums in Australia: Market Research Report

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Art Galleries and Museums Market Research Report | ANZSIC R8910 | Sep 2013

The big picture: A competitive and changing environment keeps the industry on its toes

IBISWorld’s Art Galleries and Museums market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 09-14
Annual Growth 14-19
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Art Galleries and Museums industry operates in a highly competitive environment, competing against other leisure, sporting and entertainment industries for its share of consumer expenditure and government grants and funding. In this environment, new, visually exciting, imaginative and interactive educational displays and special exhibitions have been developed in order for the industry to attract new visitors and retain existing ones. Art galleries and museums, therefore, have to continue to re-invent and re-position themselves to attract interest and draw in visitors, particularly as competing industries continue to undertake similar programs to increase patronage and revenue... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

Art galleries and museums tend to be concentrated according to population share and degree of participation in cultural activities. The largest establishments tend to be located in capital cities, with some located in regional towns with relatively large populations. Some of the larger establishments operate satellite, specialist or niche museums and galleries in other locations within a state or metropolitan area, including children's museums, science and technology museums and rainforest interpretive museums.

Due to its high population, New South Wales is estimated to account for 32.2% of art galleries and museums in Australia in 2013-14, and approximately 31.4% of industry revenue. These high percentages are also due to high government funding levels... purchase to read more


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What is the Art Galleries and Museums Industry?

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

Industry Products
Art gallery exhibitionsMuseum exhibitionsMerchandiseOther services
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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