just covered another site built around a great .me domain name this time, is online community of 580,247 artists. ”

“After a strong showing at the prestigious Art Basel show in Miami Beach, unveiled $1.5 million in backing to expand its platform to all types of creatives.” was founded under the name ArtistsWanted in 2008 by a group of Brooklyn artists.

The team is now 14 strong and based in Queens. With this seed funding from Founder Collective, OATV, SV Angel, NYC Seed and Johua Stylman, it will be able to encompass photography, fashion, and music, as well as fine art.

You can read the entire story here.