Artsy for Auctions
Trusted platform for both commercial and benefit auctions
To date, Artsy benefit auctions have helped to raise more than $13 million for museums, AIDS research, and other charitable causes. In October 2015, Artsy hosted its first online-only auction with Sotheby’s entitled “Input/Output,” with a technology theme and three collector-activation events in the Silicon Valley.
Reach a global audience of 10+ million unique collectors and art lovers.
Since launching in October 2012 Artsy has had over 18+ million visits from 190+ countries across web and mobile, driven by organic search traffic as well as targeted partnerships with art fairs, galleries, and other sources of collector traffic.
Maximize bids on our user-friendly bidding platform.
Artsy delivers a beautifully designed online bidding experience—Collectors can place bids from web, tablet, and mobile, while easily checking on the status of their bids.
Exceptional services to reach new collectors, drive bid activity, and promote your brand.
Promotion on Artsy’s website, iPhone and iPad app, newsletter emails, personalized “Follow” emails, push notifications, and social media channels. Rich contextual information, including artist biographies, lot descriptions, and marketing articles. Collector targeting via The Art Genome Project.
Onsite bidding powered by Artsy’s Bid Kiosk and in-room projections.
Our unique bidding kiosks allow event attendees to register and place bids on site. Real-time projections of bid activity happening around the world helps to create an exciting auction atmosphere.
We’re with you every step of the way
Our auctions team is dedicated to delivering a world-class auction experience for collectors and our partners. Every auction has a dedicated project manager who will lead you through every step of the process and assist with getting the most out of your partnership with us.