artnet AG is a Berlin-based company listed in the Prime Standard segment of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. Its primary, wholly-owned subsidiary is Artnet Worldwide Corporation, headquartered in New York, which has two subsidiaries: artnet UK Ltd. in London and artnet France sarl in Paris.
artnet AG operates an international trading platform for the art market that offers an integrated range of information services. artnet Auctions allows fast transactions at low costs; the artnet Price Database offers objective information on prices; and artnet Galleries provide a global overview of the market.
Since 1989, the B2B (business-to-business) company artnet has moved into B2C (business-to-consumer) and is engaged in advanced C2C (consumer-to-consumer) business on artnet Auctions. This dynamic is self-sustaining. The artnet information services provide a knowledge edge for artnet Auctions. The players participating in the auctions are potential new buyers in the artnet Galleries, as well as potential new subscribers to other artnet products. On artnet Auctions, the art collectors can not only purchase artworks, but also sell.
This has made artnet a synonym for efficient online art trading for both experts and private collectors.
What Makes artnet Successful
Unique Selling Proposition
Representing the entire art market online, artnet provides the best and latest information to its customers, allowing them to make decisions critical to the success of their businesses quickly.
artnet® A Strong Brand
artnet is a brand known internationally to stand for transparency, and its services have set new standards in the global art market. The worldwide positive reputation of artnet as a reliable provider of art trade services is a decisive factor in its success.
A solid capital structure provides artnet with a financial flexibility, independent of external influences. artnet can continue to maintain innovative business activities and invest in product development without any external capital. This limits financial risks and supports strategic development.
Long-Term Customer Relations
artnet focuses on customers' needs, offering services that have set new standards in the international art market. Through innovative solutions, superior quality, and excellent service, artnet maximizes customer benefits and builds sustainable customer relationships.