Artists Rights Society (ARS) is the preeminent copyright, licensing, and monitoring organization for visual artists in the United States. Founded in 1987, ARS represents the intellectual property rights interests of over 80,000 visual artists and their estates from around the world.
Art Resource offers the world’s most comprehensive fine art database available for licensing, comprised of more than 1,000,000 digital images, accessible via user-friendly search by subject, theme, location or artist’s name through its website, www.artres.com. Art Resource is the official representative for more than 200 major museums, among them, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, MoMA, the Guggenheim Museum, the Louvre, and the Musée d'Orsay. Art Resource also offers images from thousands of other museums and monuments worldwide.