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Welcome to artContraire

Hello. I am Ingo, the founder of artContraire.
artContraire is a meeting point for art lovers and artists, ensuring an intimate art experience which we hope will lead to exceptional encounters. Our goal is to make art more accessible for you. We use the means of the time and find new ways to bring art into the center of society. Let us guide you through our virtual gallery to help you find your beloved artwork.

Art Mediation

Art lovers find their perfect artwork

Artist Management

Artists are promoted individually

Art Promotion

Art is placed at the center of society

We are proud to present you our talents: Artists we ourself admire, are friends with and whose work we love.


Take a look at our “Specials”. These are artworks from masters who are one of their kind.



We provide you with the best service and the most favorable conditions!

Selected artists
from around the world.
Professional shipping
Secure payments
by credit card, paypal or letter of credit.

Our "House" and Team

Together with our artists and our customers we form a unique community under the roof of our “house”. Our team is comprised of a small group of passionate people who believe in a concept that puts the artist and his/her works in the focus. We put all out time and ressources into artContraire to offer a unique experience – for both, our customers and our artists.

Our “House”

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