The artcloud Marketplace is an integrated e-commerce platform for galleries and artists to display artwork on for sale. Visiting collectors can sort, filter, inquire and purchase works directly.
On a monthly average, the Marketplace is receiving 17,000 - 18,000 unique visits from collectors around the world, of which 60% are females in their mid 30's. In 2016, $36M worth of artwork sold through the system.
What can collectors do on the Marketplace?
Collectors have the ability to sort, filter and discover pieces of artwork, browse gallery exhibitions, favorite pieces of artwork, create and title lists of artwork they like, follow galleries and aritsts, send purchase inquiries and buy artwork directly, among other things. To sell directly on the Marketplace, galleries and artists need to enroll with Stripe to enable payment processing.
Am I notified when a collector sends an inquiry or purchases inventory?
Yes, you will receive an email notification containing details when a collector sends an inquiry on a piece they are interested in. When a collector purchases a piece of inventory an invoice will automatically be generated in the backend of your account.
Now that you've received a Marketplace purchase it's time to complete the payment