The long tail

I spotted this store the other day.  It’s in a reasonably prominent retail location (at least if you catch public transport in Auckland).  And it seems to deal entirely in canine-themed art.  Sculpture, portraiture, even a doggy still life, all celebrating  man’s best friend.

Now that, surely, is the very definition of niche artistic interest.  And proof that the long tail exists (pun intended).

Lonely Dog SignageLonely Dog painting

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The long tail

One thought on “The long tail

  1. Simon says:

    I find myself walking past this place a lot, and it always far busier than any other gallery in town, packed with people stroking their chins and looking thoughtfully at these pictures of dogs water-skiing.

    Surely it’s some sort of performance work? It just can’t be what it looks like, it’s too perfect.

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