Amazon has today announced the launch of their new Amazon Art Marketplace allowing users to shop on Amazon for fine art from prestigious galleries and dealers located around the country, including Paddle8, Holden Luntz and McLoughlin Gallery.
The Amazon Art Marketplace provides direct access to to more than 40,000 works of fine art from over 150 galleries and dealers and is currently showcasing artworks from more than 4,500 artists from around the world.
The Amazon Art Marketplace is the largest online collection of original and limited edition artwork that can be purchased directly from galleries and dealers. Peter Faricy, vice president for the Amazon Marketplace explained:
“We are excited to bring one of the largest selections of fine art direct from galleries to our customers. Amazon Art gives galleries a way to bring their passion and expertise about the artists they represent to our millions of customers,”-“We’re thrilled to bring the excitement and emotional connection of art to our customers.”
Holden Luntz, owner and founder of Holden Luntz Gallery explained in todays press release:
“We operate a wonderful fine art gallery, yet realize that the models for dealing in contemporary arts have evolved in this digital age and ecommerce is a channel to reach more clientele. We are excited about sharing our talented artists with Amazon’s global customers and pleased to be part of the launch of the Amazon Art store,” “Amazon is an innovative leader in exploring new creative ventures and connecting the world. They have consistently put the buyer first and built a reputation for integrity and high quality.”Filed Under: Technology News, Top News