Some years ago, Anne Swan Moore was told by a friend that the “art world was changing.”
Mid-sized galleries were disappearing, and what seemed to be replacing them was large art shows.
While the Rancho Santa Fe painter said she missed the mid-sized galleries, she was grateful for large art shows, such as the Art San Diego 2017 Contemporary Art Show at the end of September in Del Mar, which she recently participated in.
"I met a lot of wonderful people at the art show here, and I think that's a huge advantage," she said. "If they're going to replace the middle galleries — where most of the people come if you have a show they know — the big art fairs are...