[Tagging] Galleries versus art shops

Richard Welty rwelty at averillpark.net
Tue Feb 9 01:52:31 UTC 2016

On 2/8/16 8:39 PM, Martin Koppenhoefer wrote:
> 2016-02-09 0:20 GMT+01:00 Matthijs Melissen <info at matthijsmelissen.nl
> <mailto:info at matthijsmelissen.nl>>:
>     What do you think, would it make sense to try to keep both shop=art
>     and tourism=gallery?
> I'm for keeping both, but would prefer a less ambiguous tag for the
> latter, e.g. amenity=contemporary_art_gallery
some galleries sell and others do not. i am thinking that there should be
an art tag that applies to all types of art galleries, supplemented by
for the ones that sell.

of course, the galleries that don't sell the displayed art usually have
gift shops
full of art like items.


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