Authentication of Artworks
Your Artwork with Confidence: The Artentika Process
Step 1: Effortless Photo Submission
Artentika Art Management App. The
app simplifies the process, automatically uploading your image and
offering guidance on photo quality.
Take a high-quality photo of your artwork
using a standard camera or our intuitive
Our system instantly assesses your photo's
suitability for our analysis, providing immediate feedback.
Step 2: AI-Powered Preliminary Analysis
Once your photo is approved, it is subjected to
our cutting-edge AI analysis. This stage efficiently determines whether a
comprehensive investigation is justified.
Step 3: Quotation for Further Investigation
Should our AI findings suggest deeper scrutiny
is warranted, we shall submit a detailed quotation specifying
the scope of the proposed investigation. You always have the
choice to proceed or not.
Step 4: Comprehensive, Global Authentication
On-Site Expertise: Our specialists
meticulously examine your artwork in person, regardless of its location.
Advanced Technology: State-of-the-art,
non-invasive scanners are employed to uncover subtle details required to
Expert Collaboration: Our scientific
authentication report is reviewed by an internationally
recognized authority on the relevant artist. The final report is co-signed by the expert and Artentika.
Blockchain Protection: All documentation,
including ownership history and supporting data, is securely stored on
a Swiss-based blockchain, ensuring integrity and longevity.
Certificate of Authenticity: You receive a tamper-proof certificate documenting whether your artwork is authentic or not.
The Artentika Advantage
Client-Centric: Clear communication, cost
transparency, and flexibility at every stage.
Human connoisseurship, technologically
enhanced: Our proprietary methodology allows for efficient, automated
photo pre-assessment, followed by an in-depth authentication process if warranted.
Global Reach: Wherever your artwork resides, on-site technical examination combined with expert scrutiny create
a world-class standard of rigour.
Future Focused: Blockchain technology
safeguards your artwork's history and bolsters its long-term value.
Verification, Curation, Conservation
Workflow with Artentika's Diverse One-2-One© Solutions
Our One-2-One© technologies offer a range of possibilities for customized solutions. We partner with clients
to create uniquely tailored integrations that streamline their processes and
uncover hidden insights. Let us explore how One-2-One© can solve your specific
challenges. Contact us to discuss a custom solution.
Museums: Protection & Preservation
Go beyond authentication of individual works. Partner
with Artentika for seamless collection-wide monitoring using our unique
smartphone-driven analysis. An annual photo is all it takes to enjoy these
Early Detection: Catch subtle artwork changes caused
by the environment or pests, invisible to the naked eye. Prevent irreversible
damage and plan proactive conservation.
Curatorial Insights: Track condition trends over time
to refine storage, display, and loan decisions. Ensure the long-term integrity
of your holdings.
Easy to Implement: Our automated process and detailed
reports empower museum staff minimizing workflow disruptions. A
cost-effective shield for your collection.
Corporate & Private Collectors: Safeguard and Preserve Your Legacy & Investment
Maintain the beauty and long-term value of your prized
collection with Artentika's scientifically rigorous annual assessment. Even
under the most watchful eye, unseen forces can subtly impact artworks:
Hidden Threats: Detect minute changes caused by
environment, age, or pest activity, invisible to traditional inspection
Informed Conservation: Get actionable insights from
our analysis to guide proactive conservation and restore artworks to their
Peace of Mind: Safeguard your investment and ensure
your collection's significance for generations to come. Artentika provides
unmatched peace of mind.
Auction Houses: Streamline Sales, Build Buyer Trust,
Artentika's smartphone-driven verification offers
auction houses a powerful edge:
Seamless Process: Consignor and auctioneer easily
document artwork condition with photos, providing verifiable records across the
Risk Mitigation: Detect potential discrepancies upon
intake, improving item transparency and minimizing post-sale disputes.
Buyer Confidence: Blockchain integration reinforces
provenance documentation, strengthening the case for the artwork's long-term
Cost-Effective & Scalable: Artentika's streamlined
solution blends ease of use with affordability, allowing for routine deployment across your collection volume.
Potential Revenue Gain: Reposition authentication from
an expense to a value-added service. Millennials and Gen Z buyers are attracted
by technology and will gravitate to your offerings, thus boosting sales
Art Insurance & Reinsurance: Reduce Risk, Optimize
Artentika: The Insurer's Advantage:
Accurate Valuations: Our authentication reports also
contain the object’s financial history and condition details. This allows
precise, up-to-date valuations, supporting policy pricing and minimizing
Dynamic Risk Assessment: Regular blockchain updates on
artwork condition and location enable insurers to proactively adjust policy
terms, optimize coverage, and reduce exposure.
Claims Mitigation: Historical documentation and
analysis assist in swift damage verification, streamlining the claims process
and preventing fraudulent payouts.
Logistics Damage &
Substitution Detection: Secure Your Art in Transit
Mitigate costly disputes and safeguard the integrity
of your artwork during transport with Artentika's simple smartphone-driven
Seamless Tracking: "Before and after" photos
taken with our app create a timestamped visual record of artwork condition at
each stage of the logistics chain.
Immediate Alerts: Our analysis instantly detects any
changes, pinpointing exactly where and when potential damage may have occurred.
Importantly, we do not only detect physical damage but will immediately spot
the substitution in transit of a work by a high-quality forgery.
Accountability & Protection: We provide
irrefutable evidence to resolve disputes quickly and minimize insurance claim
Irrefutable Proof of Ownership & Copyright Protection
Secure your rights thanks to Artentika's blockchain file integration which provides an
indisputable record to assert and defend your artistic and financial rights:
Record: Authentication and curation reports, including timestamped
photos and GPS data, solidify proof of ownership at a specific moment,
creating a secure chain of custody.
Resolution: The blockchain file provides vital evidence in cases of theft, contested
provenance, or unauthorized reproductions.
Enforcement: The blockchain data facilitates copyright
actions by establishing your authorship with immutable documentation.
streamlined blockchain solution offers clear-cut protection without
requiring you to get involved in the underlying technology.
Your Partner in Art Litigation, Technology & Expertise Combined
the complex world of art law, where authenticity, ownership disputes, copyright
claims, and restitution cases hinge upon in-depth analysis, Artentika provides
a science-driven solution validated by leading art connoisseurs:
Cutting-Edge Analysis: We leverage state-of-the-art imaging and
materials analysis techniques, surpassing the capabilities of
traditional human inspection. This unveils subtle
anomalies, traces of restoration, and inconsistencies
potentially indicative of forgery or damage.
AI-Powered Insights: Our
artificial intelligence algorithms process vast amounts of
data, recognizing patterns and identifying potential signs of concern
overlooked by the naked eye.
The Human Touch: No
technology replaces the discerning eye and profound knowledge of an art
expert. That is why every Artentika analysis undergoes rigorous
line-by-line validation by an art connoisseur specializing in the relevant
Dual Assurance: When
a work passes our combined technological and human authentication
process, the results culminate in a co-signed report by both the art
expert and our Chief Scientist. This level of verifiable evidence
instils unparalleled confidence.
for Law Firms:
Unimpeachable Authenticity Assessment: Support or challenge artwork provenance with a
compelling blend of AI-driven evidence and expert
authentication. Fortify restitution claims or defend against them
with irrefutable documentation of an artwork's origins.
Precise Damage Evaluation: Assess the extent of damage, detect
restoration attempts, and quantify claims in an
objective, scientifically verifiable manner.
Strengthen Arguments with Incontrovertible
Documentation: Our comprehensive reports
substantiate your claims regarding infringement, fair use
rights, and rightful ownership in copyright disputes. Support
historical arguments about an artwork's origins for complex restitution
Risk Mitigation Through Due Diligence: Proactively identify potential vulnerabilities
related to the authenticity or state of an artwork, safeguarding your
clients' substantial investments.
Embrace a solution that blends technology and
expertise. Book a consultation to communicate your firm's unique needs and
gain an unprecedented edge in the world of art litigation.