| Launching today – Monday, September 2, 2013 – Artbomb NY is a carefully curated online auction, featuring some of New York’s most talked about artists. It’s an exciting, proven way for artists to expose – and sell – their work, and for buyers to access hot new talent.
Artbomb is the only online art service in the world that brings the art world to your inbox every single day. This service is ideal for busy art lovers who don’t have time to sift through thousands of online images or go to galleries regularly, but would love to own original artworks.
Artbomb’s savvy curators are tapped into the local art scene and thoroughly comb galleries, shows and studios looking for fresh new work to bring to thousands of Artbomb subscribers. All kinds of art – paintings, prints, photography, sculpture, drawing and mixed media – have been posted and snapped up by our art-hungry buyers.
Subscribers love Artbomb because it does all the legwork. They get to view art they might not otherwise find, wherever and whenever it’s convenient for them. Artists love Artbomb because it lets them to focus on creating art instead of marketing it. Artbomb takes care of all that – curating, photographing, shipping and displaying every piece.
Here’s how it works: Every day thousands of Artbomb subscribers receive an email
featuring one specially selected work. There’s a starting bid, and bidding is open from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. At the end of the day, the highest bid wins the piece, which is delivered ready to hang, direct to the buyer. Artists and the public can submit and subscribe for free at www.artbombny.com.
The Artbomb project (www.artbombdaily.com) started in Toronto and its overwhelming success prompted expansion to Montreal, Vancouver and Atlantic Canada. New York is the latest city to get the Artbomb treatment. Co-founder Carrie Shibinsky has brought a lifelong passion for art and decades of marketing experience to this innovative new service. "We’ve seen the magic that happens when artists and collectors connect. Our curators have incredibly eclectic tastes and a truly keen eye for talent. We’re so excited to tackle the New York art scene, one of the most exciting in the world."