The major modern & contemporary visual artists (up to 10.000). Famous, established and emerging artists since 1900 are represented with their portrait, biography and/or portfolio, with links to webresources to find anything you want to know about them, with images of their work, comprehensive biographies and articles, and if it exists, the artist ‘s personal website. Members are able to write comments and add new information. Professional artists can become part of the-artists.org by building their own portfolio or profile. In short: This is a website for art lovers, art students, artists, art historians, large and small collectors, museumcurators, art gallery owners and exhibition organisers.
How to navigate
Search artist by alphabet, style, movement, technique, biennial, art prize or use the artist search engine.
the-artists.org generates over 7 million unique visitors a year.
When you need to contact an artist, we do not have contact addresses. The best option to get an address is to find the representive gallery of the artist: Google: “#artist name# gallery”
Adding a new artist.
We build the portfolio and/or profile page for you. Please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Costs: 35€ for a portfolio with up to 20 images; 35€ for a profile page. 60€ for a profile and a portfolio. Prices are for a 1 year subscription.
All info here.
Or introduce yourself for free, with maximum 4 images of your work: Have a look here.
Anounce your Art exhibition or Event here. It’s free and better then sending us an email.
the-artists.org started in October 1998 in the Netherlands, now based in Portugal.
webmaster: Matthijs Leijenaar
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the-artists.org will be updated regularly to keep you as well informed as possible.
Links are updated every month.