Artist Registries

Organizations are listed in alphabetical order by name.

Arkansas Artists Registry, Arkansas Arts Council, 323 Center Street, Little Rock, AR 72201,
URL: www.arkansasarts.org/programs/registry/about.aspx
Description: An online registry of Arkansas artists. 
Art in Architecture Program, Office of the Chief Architect, Public Buildings Service, U.S. General Services Administration, 1800 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20405  
URL: www.gsa.gov/portal/content/101473
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., P.O. Box 1070, Beltsville, MD 20704-1070 
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, 14 Fairgrounds Road, Suite B, Hamilton, NJ 08619   
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, Maryland State Arts Council, 175 West Ostend Street, Suite E
Baltimore, Maryland 21230  
URL: www.msac.org/artist-registry
Description: Open to Maryland artists.
NURTUREart, 56 Bogart Street, Brooklyn, NY 11206 
URL: http://nurtureart.org/?page_id=1071
Description: Sponsors a registry or artists and independent curators.
Ohio Online Visual Artist Registry, Ohio Arts Council, 30 E. Broad Street, 3rd Floor, Columbus, OH 43215-3414  
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, Office of Public Art, c/o Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council, 810 Penn Avenue, Suite 200, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 
URL: www.pittsburghartistregistry.org
Description: An online artist database of regional artists.

South Arts, Inc., 1800 Peachtree St NW, Suite 808, Atlanta, GA 30309
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, PO Box 11689, Memphis, TN 38111-0689
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, 526 W. 26th St. # 510, New York, NY 10001 
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, 320 W. 13th Street, New York, NY 10014 
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.