Closing time for Breuer gallery

By Andrew Taylor, Sydney Morning Herald, 17 March 2014

Sydney will lose yet another commercial art gallery, with the announcement that the well-regarded Eva Breuer gallery will close in May. …

Art consultant David Hulme says the gallery’s closure is not a sign the art market is in trouble. However, like other areas of retail, buyers are turning to the internet to view and buy art, including from overseas.

“People have the same money, they are just spending it differently,”, he says. It’s a cliche to say this, but people don’t have the time to go to galleries. that’s why they employ people like me to look at works.”

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