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Everything we do is about protecting and promoting cultural heritage.

Our cultural heritage currently lives in databases, paper archives, books, and collections across the globe, limited in accessibility by outdated technology and processes. But new digital tools can help connect those silos, encourage collaboration, and enhance transparency. is a nonprofit organization that exists to protect and promote cultural heritage by empowering teams with the tools they need to smoothly create and publish digital catalogues raisonnés and archives. 

Our story

In 2021, a group of art historians and developers recognized the potential of new technologies to ease the creation of digital catalogues raisonnés and archives for global audiences. has since applied digital strategies to meet the needs of institutions increasing the availability of historic materials and lowering the barrier to comprehensive research. It became a nonprofit organization in 2024, supported by the Hasso Plattner Foundation, bringing its legal status in line with its mission to protect and promote cultural heritage.  


About the Hasso Plattner Foundation  

The Hasso Plattner Foundation pursues philanthropic initiatives that educate and inspire generations and bring about positive societal change in the areas of science, environmental conservation, and art.

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Catalogues raisonnés announcements

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Introducing: Akseli Gallen-Kallela catalogue raisonné project

Developed under the Nordic Art Intelligence foundation and based on research conducted by Aivi...

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Announcing "The Pastels," the First Release of "Claude Monet: The Revised Catalogue Raisonné" from the WPI

Using the platform, the Wildenstein Plattner Institute (WPI) publishes new research...

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Eva Hesse’s Complete Body of Works on Paper Published in New Digital Catalogue Raisonné

Hauser & Wirth Institute and the Estate of Eva Hesse release first-ever compilation of every known...

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Steering Ahead of Art and Time

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