Life at Artsy
Artsy’s mission is to expand the art market to support more artists and art in the world. Artsy has created the world’s largest two-sided art marketplace, offering more than 1 million works by 100,000 artists from 4,000 leading galleries, fairs, auction houses, and institutions across 190 countries.
"Art is too important not to share" - Romero Britto
Art has the power to change how we think, feel, and treat one another—shaping culture, society and politics. Artists commit their lives to making the world more beautiful and just through art. And yet, most people do not collect art. At Artsy, we’re here to change that...
Artsy’s vision is a future where everyone is moved by art every day.
Why Join Artsy?
Transform the art world through leading product + technology
Join a global community of passionate and kind people
Be part of a high velocity pre-IPO company with big upside opportunity
Be in a role that offers you ownership and growth
The Artsy team is located across NYC, Berlin, London, and remote.
We’re proud to be a community that cares deeply about our mission to expand the art market to support more artists and art in the world.
And we work hard to make our mission a reality
What it’s like to work at Artsy:
At Artsy, we’re dedicated to being industry leaders and innovators in the art world. Our achievements have been the direct result of our team's commitment to working hard on problems that haven’t been solved in our space before.
In joining Artsy, you can expect to be consistently challenged. To be successful, you will need self-reliance, adaptability, and determination to drive change.
We’re proud of our diverse team of talented and creative people, whose expertise span art, tech, e-commerce, and beyond. Together, we bring our passion and resolve to transform the industry.
What our employees have to say:
“There are extremely thoughtful and caring individuals that work here. You feel genuine connections with people” People
“Artsy has been a fantastic place for me to grow, because it’s a rapidly expanding and changing company” Ops
“I feel like a part of something bigger at the end of every day” Sales
“We are resourceful and resilient, and to get the job done, we each take responsibility for our outcomes” Sales
“I love the open culture and everyone’s desire to grow! Psychological safety is an important metric of a healthy team here” Engineering
Our Commitment to Diversity:
Artsy has committed time and resources to a number of initiatives, including: reconstructed hiring processes, ambitious diversity goals for our recruiting practices across all roles and global offices, as well as review of our cultural and HR practices to ensure all our team members are supported and treated equitably in their Artsy experience. We will continue to hold our team accountable to concrete measures of success in our company’s objectives and key results.
We’re backed by an impressive board & investors including the likes of marketplace expert Rich Barton (Expedia, Zillow, Glassdoor), innovator Sky Dayton (Earthlink, Boingo, CloudKitchens), and online media powerhouse Bob Pittman (MTV, AOL, iHeart Media).
Our management team brings significant industry experience:
Mike Steib – Artsy CEO CEO, XO Group; CEO, Vente-Privée; Managing Director, Google; GM, NBC Universal; BA, McKinsey
Samuel Rozenberg – Artsy Chief Product & Technology Officer Feed team, Instagram; Director of Personalization, Spotify
Dustyn Kim – Artsy Chief Revenue Officer VP & GM, LexisNexis; Fitch Group; Deloitte Consulting; Wharton
Elisa Colombani – Artsy Chief People Officer People Lead, Good Eggs; GM, ZeroCater
Jeffrey Yin – Artsy General Counsel & Chief Financial Officer GC, XO Group; Attorney, Orrick
Our Values shape the way we work together, allowing Artsy to be a safe space for creativity and diversity of thought
FOR THE LOVE OF ART
We have relentless curiosity, empathy, and passion for collectors, artists, and the art market. We are here to make the art world more fair and welcoming.
OWN OUR OUTCOMES
We are all individual owners of Artsy’s shared success. We are resourceful and resilient, and to get the job done, we each take responsibility for our outcomes.
LEAD WITH OPENNESS
We trust in our teammates. We seek diverse perspectives, communicate authentically, and act with integrity. A more open art world starts with us.
Our mission asks us to challenge the status quo. We embrace feedback, learning, and change so that we can transform our industry, our company, and ourselves.
IMPACT OVER PERFECTION
Using both art and science, we debate and decide swiftly and iterate on our plans as we learn. To make the biggest impact, we prioritize speed and clarity of action over perfection.
Perks and Benefits
Comprehensive Benefit Options
Health & Wellness: Supporting the health and well-being of our employees and their families is a top Artsy priority. We offer comprehensive coverage of Medical, Dental, Vision along with wellness benefits for mental and physical health
Family Planning: Parental care and paid parental leave + family planning and parental support benefits
Financial: Share in Artsy’s success through equity, offered as part of your comprehensive offer package. Gain access to financial advisor benefits services
Access Commuter Benefits, and Company-sponsored Employee Assistance Program
Participate in Retirement (401k), FSA, HSA programs
Learning & Development: L&D programming to enable our team’s professional development, leadership, industry knowledge and general well-being
Learn More about Artsy
Read about our Engineering team and what sets us apart
Read about how art connects us in times of crisis
"This App is Changing the Game for Art and Design Lovers"
Bloomberg article about our City Guide feature
"Artsy's New City Guide Leads Art Fans to Galleries in Six Cities"
Artsy Gallery Partner testimonial related to how galleries are navigating the new age of art collectors with the support of Artsy
Artsy video series about the art market in partnership with UBS (circa 2016)
An incredible resource that covers the broader art landscape, highlighting Artsy's position in the art world
Allows users to connect with galleries from around the world and purchase select works straight from the app