[Tagging] I started a draft on a new "main" key culture

Noel David Torres Taño envite at rolamasao.org
Mon Nov 8 10:25:30 GMT 2010

On Lunes 08 Noviembre 2010 10:09:03 M∡rtin Koppenhoefer escribió:
> 2010/11/8 Noel David Torres Taño <envite at rolamasao.org>:
> > "culture=museum" is "every building or intitution that names itself as".
> > 
> > Art galleries are not museums, they are shops. If an institution SELLS
> > art works, it has to expose them in order for potential buyers to see,
> > so it is shop=something.
> yes, we already have a shop value for art galleries that generally
> sell the exposed works, but Tom was saying that we should distinguish
> between museums that expose art but don't call themself an "art
> gallery" and others that don't sell either but do only exhibitions and
> call themself an "art gallery".

So the difference here is between permanent exhibition (+ temporary ones) and 
only temporary exhibitions?
> > If it does NOT SELL, it is culture=museum (even if it sells
> > reproductions, booklets, guides, postals and the such, which in turn can
> > be a subsection on the main bulding like shop=kiosk or the like).
> sometimes (say on rare occasions) also museums sell some of their
> works to another museum, we shouldn't exclude this totally, but focus
> on "generally" or something similar.

Well, that is not "to the public". An hospital is not a shop even if they sell 
their Computerized Axial Tomography machine to another hospital. No point 


er Envite
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