Artist Registries

ORGANIZATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

Arkansas Arts Council 
URL: www.arkansasarts.org/Programs/Arkansas-Artist-Registry/artist-registry-list
Description: Sponsors the Arkansas Artists Registry, an online registry of Arkansas artists. 
Art in Architecture Program 
URL: https://www.gsa.gov/portal/content/104456
Description: Oversees the commissioning of artworks for new federal buildings nationwide.  Sponsors a national artists registry. Artists interested in being considered for Art in Architecture commissions may apply to have their names placed  a registry, which review panels use when selecting artists for each new project.

CreativeGround, New England Foundation for the Arts
URL: www.creativeground.org    
Description: An online directory that includes profiles for artists in all disciplines who live in the six New England States.

Hand Papermaking, Inc 
URL: www.handpapermaking.me 
Description: A nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing traditional and contemporary ideas in the art of hand papermaking. Sponsors an artist registry.
International Sculpture Center    
URL: www.sculpture.org/redesign/port.shtml 
Description: Sponsors Portfolio, an online registry for International Sculpture Center members.

Irving Sandler Artists File
URL: www.local-artists.org  
Description: A digitized image data base and slide registry. One of the largest in the United States. Sponsored by the organization Local Artists.

Maryland Artists Registry 
URL: www.msac.org/artist-registry
Description: Sponsors by the Maryland State Arts Council. Open to Maryland artists.
NURTUREart 
URL: http://nurtureart.org/?page_id=1071
Description: Sponsors a registry or artists and independent curators.
Ohio Online Visual Artist Registry   
URL: www.ohioonlinearts.org
Features the work of artists in the United States and throughout the world. The registry is a joint project of the Ohio Arts Council and other Ohio nonprofit organizations. 
Pittsburgh Artist Registry
URL: www.pittsburghartistregistry.org
Description: An online artist database of regional artists.

South Arts, Inc.
URL: www.southarts.org/resources/for-individual-artists 
Description: Provides links to artist registries sponsored by arts councils and arts organizations in southern states.

UrbanArt
URL: www.urbanartcommission.org/artists/join-the-registry  
Description: Sponsors a registry open to all artists, architects, and designers who are interested in pursuing public art projects.

The Varo Registry of Women Artists
URL: www.varoregistry.com 
Description: A membership online gallery devoted to women artists.

Visual AIDS Registry
URL: https://www.visualaids.org/login/register/artist
Description: Provides a forum for HIV+ visual artists to display and share their work with viewers worldwide and provides an opportunity for estates of artists lost to AIDS to preserve the work of these artists in a comprehensive online archive.

White Columns
URL: registry.whitecolumns.org
Description: An alternative space that sponsors The Curated Artist Registry, a juried registry open to artists worldwide who are not represented by a New York commercial gallery.