PROMOTE and FIND ART on TheArtKey.com

TheArtKey.com is a global information and communication platform for individuals and companies / organisations working in the field of visual art or interested in visual art:

  • Individuals and companies offering visual art  - such as artists, art galleries, art academies, auction houses, art fairs - can promote their offering (e.g. artworks for sale or on display) as well as their activities (e.g. art exhibitions) to a global audience of art interested people.

  • Visitors of TheArtKey.com can search for information about current or upcoming art events and search for artists, art galleries, art museums, art schools, art fairs or auction houses. Mobile users appreciate the sophisticated geo functionalities which allow for a simple search for interesting topics near your current position, e.g. when you are visiting a city.


Every month, hundred thousands of art interested people from all over the world visit TheArtKey.com to look for art. Thousands of artists and representatives of art galleries, art museums, art institutions, etc. promote their offerings and activities on TheArtKey.com.

For art galleries, art museums, art academies and other art companies / organisations

As a company active in the field of visual arts (art gallery, art museum, art school, corporate collection, etc.), you may ask yourself: We have an own website and a mailing list, and we might even have a Facebook and Twitter account. Why should we need to be present on TheArtKey.com?

The answer is simple: With your mailings, you can reach the people you already have on your mailing list. People who know your gallery will visit your own website. Your Facebook and Twitter messages will only be noticed by people who are already friends or followers. But how can you address new potential clients - around the globe?

This is where TheArtKey.com will support you. Hundred thousands of art interested people are visiting TheArtKey.com - every month, thousands of individual members are tagging interesting profiles of companies and individuals and watch their activities. Our powerful search engine and our comprehensive database with many links from artists to galleries to art fairs and vice-versa, the global exhibition calendar as well as the news section all help you to guide visitors to your profile. Besides, we are using smart technologies to continuously feed the content of profiles on TheArtKey.com to the major search engines. This means, the more information about your company and your activities are published on TheArtKey.com, the higher is the chance that you will be found by people looking for specific keywords that match your information!

And there is even more: The relevance of a search result of an internet engine is heavily influenced by the number of visitors of the website where the information is published. Therefore, information published on TheArtKey.com is much more likely to be ranked among the first search results of internet engines compared to information published on your company website. Another reason why you should be present on TheArtKey.com!

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For artists

As an artist, you may ask yourself: I have an own website and I am also present on Facebook. Why should I need to be present on TheArtKey.com? The answer is simple: Do you want to attract the attention of art interested people around the globe who have never heard of you before?

TheArtKey.com allows you to present yourself, your artworks and your activities to a global audience of art interested people. TheArtKey.com links "providers" of art (artists, art galleries, art museums, etc.) with "consumers" of art (art collectors, art lovers, etc.). The visitors of TheArtKey.com are a very focused group of people interested in visual art. TheArtKey.com provides a series of functionalities which guide visitors to profiles they might be interested in:

  • Visitors might see an artwork they like
  • Visitors might search for a specific style or theme
  • Visitors get to know you as an artist linked to an art gallery
  • etc.

TheArtKey.com is using smart technologies to continuously feed the content of profiles on TheArtKey.com to the major search engines. This means, the more information about you, your artworks and your activities are published on TheArtKey.com, the higher is the chance that you will be found by people looking for specific keywords that match your information! And do not forget: The relevance of a search result of an internet engine is heavily influenced by the number of visitors of the website where the information is published. Therefore, information published on TheArtKey.com is much more likely to be ranked among the first search results of internet engines compared to information published on your own artist website. Another reason why you should be present on TheArtKey.com!

For everybody interested in visual art

Are you interested in news from the art market? Do you want to watch new artworks? Are you interested in getting to know new players in the art market you have never heard before? Or would you just like a very easy to use art portal which shows you on your travels where you can find art nearby?
You find all this - and much more - on TheArtKey.com. The powerful database delivers precise search results. The modern layout let you find the requested information in an instant. The global art exhibition calender shows you exhibitions all around the globe. On your mobile device, TheArtKey.com ist your guide and shows you where to find art nearby: An art museum, an art gallery, an art exhibition, etc.

If you are not just an occasional visitor, but want to use more of the many features of TheArtKey.com, we invite you to create your (free) personal user account. With your own personal user account, you not only have access to more information on TheArtKey.com. You may also "tag" profiles of artists or companies in the field of visual art which keeps you informed if such a profile is updated. Besides, you may contact artists or companies such as art galleries, corporate collections, etc. or inform your friends about something you have seen on TheArtKey.com.
Find more information here.

For advertisers

TheArtKey.com is offering THE platform for online advertisement in the art market. You address a clearly defined target group interested in art. By advertising on TheArtKey.com, you can precisely position your company. Online-ads on the most comprehensive web portal in the field of visual art art can be used for targeted product promotion as well as for brand advertising. Companies engaged in art sponsoring can communicate their respective activities to a large audience with an affinity to art. Art exhibitions and art events in general find a very interested audience on TheArtKey.com!
To find out more about the various advertizing options, please click here.