TheArtKey for art museums

Your benefits with a museum profile on TheArtKey

Do you want NEW potential visitors to know your art museum, your artworks on display, the artists you represent as well as  your exhibitions? Ìf you do, it is not enough to have a nice own website. You cannot rely on being found by one of the existing internet search engines. The search entries are by far too unprecise, as well as the search results are by far to numerous. Your mailing list does not help either, as you only address people that you already know.

That's why there is - the professional network for visual art! With your museum profile on, your at the global art stage at once. You can

  • portrait your art museum
  • upload artworks on display
  • announce art exhibitions
  • write news
  • and much more

With a museum profile on, you cannot only publish everything important about your art museum including your address (shown in detail on Google maps), phone and fax numbers, your own website address and your e-mail address. You also can publish your inventory of artworks and the artists whose artworks are on display.

But most important, you can post your exhibitions, be it as an announcement of what is currently going on or will come up in the future, be it as a retrospective on what has happenend in the past.

The more precise you describe these elements, the more precise they can be found by visitors of by region, by style, by artist, etc. You can use various languages - supports already eight languages today, including Chinese and Russian.

Another important feature is the opportunity to post own news articles. You are free to post everything you consider being of interest to other users of, as long as it complies with our terms & conditions. These articles can also be listed in the NEWS section of Posting news gives you a strong tool to make yourself and your art museum visible in the global art market. The more interesting your news are, the more our readers will read your articles and the better your ranking will be on the list of "top watched" articles.

But this is not all. The comprehensive social media functionalities allow a targeted display of your entries to users of Users can comment these entries, communicate among each other, and much more. And because everything on is about art, you address exactly the audience you are looking for.


All you need to use these benefits is a COMPANY MEMBERSHIP with! A BASIC COMPANY MEMBERSHIP is even free of charge!

Editing your museum profile is easy. But if you do not want to spend your time with this kind of efforts, we are happy to do this for you. Just choose a PREMIUM or DELUXE company membership. And do not forget: The more up-to-date your museum profile is, the more interesting it is for visitors of!

Do not hesitate: Establish your museum membership with today and start to fill your museum profile with life! A museum profile on puts you on the global art market stage at the click of a button!


The company memberships on TheArtKey

There are three different company memberships on TheArtKey:

The BASIC membership is free of charge. It offers various functions to create an interesting profile of your museum on

The PREMIUM membership starts from CHF 10/month. But it offers - besides the BASIC functions - a wide range of valuable additional features:

  • You can publish an unlimited number of exhibition announcements on your PREMIUM profile.
  • Exhibition announcements of PREMIUM profiles are not only listed in the global exhibition calendar of TheArtKey, but also sent to our Twitter Followers and Facebook Friends.
  • We regularly send information about new exhibition announcements on PREMIUM profiles to the global internet search engines which will substantially increase the chances that your exhibition announcements have a better display position in search engine results.
  • Information in PREMIUM profiles will be prioritized in listings of museums, exhibitions, etc.
  • From all exhibition announcements of a PREMIUM company profile, a text banner is created which will be shown in various sections of (see right columns on News, Events, Museums, etc.) and therefore increase the number of views of these exhibition announcements substantially.
  • You benefit from enhanced profile statistics including benchmarks with other art museums.
  • Exhibition announcements of PREMIUM profiles will be shown on the personal MyPage of users of the specific region where the event takes place
  • PREMIUM profiles and their exhibition announcements are shown on the homepage of (in rotation mode)
  • The experts of upload exhibition announcements to your company profile on your request (max. four exhibition uploads per membership year). You just send us the information in electronic form (or a link to the information), and we update your company profile.

The DELUXE membership starts from CHF 80/month and is the "care free solution" for you:

  • The experts of establish and update your complete museum profile. We not only upload your exhibition announcements, but also your PR news or new artworks on sale or display, we establish links to artists you represent, etc. You just send us the information in electronic form (or a link to the information), and we update your company profile.
  • You benefit from additional statistics informations regarding the use of your museum profile including benchmarks to other art museums.
  • A DELUXE membership is also the basis if you would like the experts of host, manage and update YOUR EXISTING COMPANY WEBSITE! If you are tired of keeping your own website updated, just contact us. We show you how cost-effective and easy it is to delegate this tasks to the experts of


The following table offers an overview on the various company memberships of TheArtKey:

Per month

CHF 6.50

Please ask
by mail

UNLIMITED  number of exhibition and news announcements. Maintaining your profile, publishing of information, artworks and artist news Yes green Yes green  
NO third-party advertising on your profile Yes green Yes green  
DISPLAY PRIORITY  in search results and listings.  Colour display of profile pictures in search results and listings Yes green    
HIGHER DISPLAY PRIORITY in search results and listings.  Colour display of profile pictures in search results and listings   Yes green  
TEXT BANNERS  created from exhibition announcements in your profile Yes green    
PRIORITY TEXT BANNERS created from exhibition announcements in your profile   Yes green  
AUTHORIZATION to download PDFs of information and exhibitions as a present for your guests and visitors Yes green Yes green  
UPDATING  of profile information to the worldwide Internet search engines
Yes green Yes green  
SOCIAL  MEDIA Publishing Yes green Yes green  
HOSTING  your website on    Yes green  
HOSTING additional  to Premium profile:
CHF 50 (Swiss Francs) monthly
Yes green    
+   NO LIMITATION  in uploading of the number of artworks and links to artists
  Yes green  
You can PUBLISH the basic information of your company,
upload IMAGES of artworks for sale
and install profiles of artists you represent
    Yes green

Click on the link below to establish your company profile. During the subscription process, you may decide which membership type (BASIC, PREMIUM or DELUXE) you want to establish:


Establish your company membership