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What kind of artworks are sold fast!

Gallerist team has prepared some insights for who wants to know the kind of artworks sells fast on our website. Have a look,

  • Bestselling art price range: Rs. 3,000 to 15,000 
  • Top selling sizes (in inch): around 18x24 & 24x36 
  • Top orientations: Portrait & Landscape 
  • Top categories: Landscape | Figurative | Religious (RadhaKrishna, Ganesha, Buddha) | Abstract | Nature | Modern Art | Drawings 
  • Artworks in size around 24x36 inch with price tag under 15,000 sales faster than others. 
  • Our Top selling Artists has listed more than 20 Artworks. 

How do I register on Gallerist to Sell Paintings Online?

Please follow the 4 simple steps mentioned below to register as an Artist/Reseller/Art Gallery:

1. Create An Account

Register with us by filling the basic information.

2. Upload Your Artwork

Once you register and pay registration fee, click on 'Upload Product'. Upload all your artworks one by one, with filling up the necessary information. We add our commission & Taxes over & above your art price.

3. Sales, Order & Delivery Process

Once you receive an order, you just need to pack the painting & courier to us. After quality verification, we will courier painting to the buyer.

4. Payments

Once we confirm delivery to buyer, you will receive your payment within 10 to 15 days, in the bank account mentioned by you in your profile. We charge 25% + GST over & above the price you quote

We request you to fill the complete profile information & upload minimum 6 paintings to become a verified artist.

What are the criteria for registration?

Anyone who is an artist or likes to paint and draw can register on Gallerist and sell their artwork.

Is Gallerist open to an artist from various countries?

At Gallerist, everyone gets an equal platform to share their artwork. Artist from any place of the world can register on Gallerist. It’s just about the shipping & courier charges an artist has to bear for sending an artwork to Gallerist team at Mumbai, India, when he receives an order.

How many artworks can I upload?

A registered artist can upload as many artworks at starting from 1 to many. We always recommend our artists to upload maximum paintings, a higher number of paintings in your profile means higher chances of selling. In fact, all our top selling artists have more than 25 paintings each.

To become a verified artist, you need to upload a minimum of 6 artworks or more.

What kind of artwork can be sold?

Paintings, drawings and Handicrafts can be sold on Gallerist.in

What if I forgot my password?

On website home page, click on ‘Sign In’, on pop-up you get the option of ‘Forget password’, click on it & type your email id. You will then receive a link to your email to reset your password.

What is difference between a Normal Artist registered & a Verified Artist?

  • A normal artist is he who just comes to Gallerist and register to start selling his artwork & upload 1 or less than 6 paintings.

  • Becoming a verified artist not only help you sell your paintings directly through ‘Gallerist.in’, but also act as an assurance to the buyer on your strong association with us, which will strengthen their buying decision. Here are the benefits;

  • Verified Artist has to upload 6 or more paintings plus his profile has to be completed by 100% & his uploaded documents will be verified by Gallerist team.

  • On completion of the above step, an artist will get the verified tag.

What are the benefits of becoming a verified artist?

Becoming a verified artist not only helps you to sell your paintings directly through Gallerist.in, but also acts an assurance to the buyer on your strong association with us, which will strengthen their buying decision. Here are the benefits:

  • Paintings by verified artists will be placed on the top.

  • Your new paintings can be highlighted on website Home page.

  • Whenever required the Gallerist team will do the quality check-up & stamp your paintings for Quality assurance.

  • Gallerist team will support you in selling the paintings by various promotional methods.

How to become a verified artist?

Here are the 4 simple steps to become a verified artist on Gallerist.in

  • Complete profile by 100%
  • Upload more than 6 good quality paintings.

  • Manual verification by the Gallerist team.

  • Documents verification by the Gallerist team.

How should I upload the artwork?

Once you complete your registration process, click on the ‘Upload Product’ button in ‘My account’. Just fill your artwork details and with uploading a high-quality image, you can start uploading as many as artwork you like.

Does Gallerist promote our art?

Yes, Gallerist can promote their artist’s work on Google, Amazon, Flipkart and various social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest etc.

In addition, Gallerist has special paid features named FEATURED ARTWORK & FEATURED ARTIST where an artist can advertise his artwork or profile on Homepage with a minimal payment. Click here to know more.

Why should I choose Gallerist over other similar platforms?

  • At Gallerist, you can register, do the listing, upload your artwork & start selling your artwork online at a minimal annual registration fee of Rs 500/-

  • We promote our Verified artists.

    At Gallerist, We promote the artwroks on our social media platforms.

  • Artist-oriented:

    Artists have the right to price their artwork, own and manage their personal accounts and upload as many artworks as they want.

  • Focused buyer segment:

    We are not only focusing on normal buyers, but also targetting art collectors who place frequent and repeated orders. We also promote Gallerist among such buyers through online and offline promotions.

  • Strong online promotion strategy :

    We have a dedicated team of more than 15 members to promote Gallerist online aggressively to get the maximum buyers from social Media and various search Engines.

  • Verified Artist Concept:

    Only Gallerist has a concept of verifying the artists based on basic criteria like number of paintings, document verification etc. This gives the buyer the much needed confidence on the quality of the artwork and helps in increasing their buying tendancy.

In which format or size do I upload my artwork?

  • Preferred format is JPEG or PNG with a size of less than 2MB. Ideally, an image clicked by a good quality Mobile fulfils both the criteria.

  • Ensure that you click good quality images as images of poor quality might affect the purchasing decision of the buyer.

  • Kindly upload only original paintings that are exclusively yours. By accepting the terms & conditions while uploading the images, you are bound to maintain the originality of paintings to the buyer. Your certificate with painting is proof of the same.

  • Please do not upload copied/reproduced/similar paintings of known or unknown artists, as it’s a violation of the terms & conditions accepted by you on Gallerist.in. Violation of the terms & conditions will lead to banning of your profile on Gallerist.in. You will also be liable for legal action.

Who are the people behind Gallerist?

Gallerist was co-founded by Mr. Sankar Thakur & Mrs. Sangeeta Choudhary (contemporary watercolorists) in the year 2013. Today, Gallerist has a team of more than 35 people to look after all the activities.

I have uploaded the image of my painting but it still is not showing on the website?

Once you upload the image of an artwork, it goes to our back end team for the moderation process. Once it is approved by moderator, the image gets activated on the website.

What percentage does Gallerist charge from the artist on sales?

We charge 25% over & above the price you quote, covering the charges including commission, promotions, shipping, handling etc.

Are there any other charges than Gallerist’s commission?

Other than Gallerist's commission we charge Rs 799/- as annual registration fee.

How is my art priced on Gallerist?

An artist can set the price for their artwork. We add 25% as comission and 12% GST on the price quoted by artist.

When do I receive my payment?

The artist is paid once the buyer receives the artwork. Because sometimes, the artwork may be returned or cancelled during the order process.

So after 7 days, buyer receives the artwork artist is paid for the artwork sold. Altogether, payment is done to the artist within 15 days of artwork sold.

I am an artist; how can I sell my artwork through Gallerist?

In order to sell your artwork on Gallerist, follow these simple steps:

  • Go to our website www.gallerist.in

  • Click on Register.

  • You will have options- Artist/Reseller/Gallery/Architect.

  • Now fill the basic info which includes your first name, last name, email id, contact no and password.

  • Click on register.

  • Complete your profile to 100%

  • Upload minimum 6 paintings.

How do I know when my artwork is sold? What do I do once it is sold?

Once your Painting is sold on Gallerist.in, you will receive an confirmation email on the same. You will then need to pack the painting properly and courier it to our office in Vidyavihar, Mumbai.
 

Tips to upload Images

  • Ensure that you click good quality images as images of poor quality might affect the purchasing decision of the buyer.

  • Please only upload original paintings that are exclusively yours. By accepting the terms & conditions while uploading the images you are bound to maintain the originality of paintings to the buyer. You certificate with painting is a proof of the same.

  • Please do not upload copied/reproduced/similar paintings of known or unknown artists, as it’s a violation of the terms & conditions accepted by you on Gallerist.in. Violation of the terms & conditions will lead to banning of your profile on Gallerist.in. You will also be liable for legal action.

  • If you still have any questions please contact our customer care [email protected]

Tips before you courier paintings

  • Roll the painting & put into the box.

  • Take a print out, fill & Undersign the certificate attached in the order mail for each painting.

  • Roll & Put the certificate in same box with painting.

  • Pack the box with water proof material & courier on following address.

  • Please avoid artwork that are framed or on canvas boards as it is difficult to courier them at long distances.

  • We prefer paintings in rolled canvas or paper format.

  • Ensure you use good quality packaging material as any damaged painting will not be accepted & returned to you.

Original and verified artworks

All the artworks on Gallerist are original and handmade. The artist and their artworks are manually verified so are the documents and certificates. Gallerist also has a panel of artists who verify the artwork before it is sold.

Art for everyone

We have a variety of artwork for each and every one. You name the artwork and we have it. Right from paintings to drawing, there is art for each and every one.

National and International artists.

We have an impressive list of acclaimed National and International artists who give our artwork a global feel.

Do I have to sign-in to browse the site?

No, one can easily and freely browse through our range of artworks without the need of signing in.

What kind of art do we sell?

We sell original artworks (Paintings, drawings) & handicrafts. All these displayed on our site are original, manually verified by the Gallerist team and panel of artists. We also sell Prints and Stencils on Gallerist.in

How to buy an artwork?

You can purchase an artwork in 3 simple steps

  • Click on Buy Now button

  • Proceed to checkout

  • Add shipping and billing details and proceed to payment page.

How can I check my order status?

To check you order status, simply login to your account and click on the ‘Order Status’ under ‘My Order’ section.

What are the payment options available?

Below are the payment options available

  • Credit card

  • Debit card

  • Net banking

Do you charge Sales Tax or any other tax?

No, we don’t charge Sales Tax. We however charge an additional Rs.146 on an order below 2000 per painting as shipping charge for deliveries that are within India and $70 on an order below $500 per painting for international deliveries

How will my package be shipped?

All packages will be delivered through couriers. Artworks are carefully packed to prevent damage during transit post quality checking by artist panel.

What if my purchased artwork arrived in damaged state?

If any artwork is found defective in the package, contact the customer support right away at ‘[email protected]‘ . Please click the picture of the defective artwork & mail it to us. We will give you a call back within 24hrs & guide for the same, We ensure that it is exchanged and delivered to you in pristine condition or a full refund will be made as per terms and conditions. Please note: In the case of a defective artwork received at your end, you must notify www.gallerist.in within 24-48 hours.

Is my personal information secure?

We never rent, trade or share your contact details with any other company for their marketing purposes without your consent. We use your personal information for internal purposes such as processing and keeping you informed of your order. You may, from time to time, receive information from us about new services and special offers. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

How do we contact Gallerist?

You can reach out to us by mailing on: [email protected]

Or you can call us at 7700997763.

If you have any query regarding gallerist you are free to contact us through email, you query will be answered within 48 hours.

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