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- n. One who attends an art gallery.
But as stunning as some pieces were (more than one gallerygoer asked Duane Hanson's "Security Guard" for directions to the men's room), the ultrarealistic sculpture of a couple of artistic generations ago was always a little esthetically unsatisfying.
A gallerygoer in Dusseldorf or Paris is more likely to know about Jeff Wall and Michael Snow than a Canadian art stalwart like Tom Thomson.
Markus Tretter A gallerygoer views Carsten Höller's installation 'Lichtraum Light Room' Carsten Höller: Experience New Museum