The Directorate for Contemporary Fine Arts is part of the General Department for Artistic Creation of the General Administration of Culture. Its mission is to promote contemporary art at the professional level in its diversity and in its different disciplines. In this context, it supports visual and digital artists, designers, stylists and creative craftsmen in their projects as well as institutions and associations active in these sectors.
Artsy is the largest and leading global online marketplace for fine art. Artsy partners with international galleries, auction houses, art fairs, and museums, to create the world’s largest art marketplace. Artsy expands the entire art market by using best-in-class technology to effectively connect supply and demand at a global scale. With 4,000+ partners across 90+ countries and the most-read art publication online, Artsy empowers a global audience to learn about, discover, and collect art. Launched in 2012, Artsy is headquartered in New York City with offices in London, Berlin, Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Los Angeles.