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$100M | 9 yrs ago


HIHEY.COM, an online art market, is a comprehensive one-stop-shop for the promotion and sale of works of art. Every category of art object is available and a full range of transaction services is offered. The realization of the initial goal of transforming the art world by moving it into an Internet ecosystem and having the sale of artworks be handled online has brought about transparency in pricing and fairness in transactions. HIHEY, by enabling artists to display their wares through online channels, has provided career opportunities and support for tens of thousands of artists and allowed them be able to not only survive but to also thrive in their artistic endeavors. Meanwhile, HIHEY's safe and convenient online art transaction platform helps newly wealthy Chinese discover leading new-generation artists.

Headquarters Location

Beijing, Beijing,




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Latest News

CITIC Securities, Shenzhen Capital Lead Series B For Hihey.Com

Nov 17, 2014

Beijing-based online art trading platform has received undisclosed series B round of financing from CITIC Securities and Shenzhen Capital Group Co., Ltd. , according to a company announcement . The round values the art trading website at close to US$100 million. The company previously received undisclosed amount series A investment from Minsheng Banking Corp. Launched in 2011, has contracted 10,000 artists with 20,000 registered buyers. Its cumulative trading value has totaled RMB100 million. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • Where is's headquarters?'s headquarters is located at Beijing.

  • What is's latest funding round?'s latest funding round is Series B.

  • How much did raise? raised a total of $100M.

  • Who are the investors of

    Investors of include Shenzhen Capital Group and CITIC Securities.

  • Who are's competitors?

    Competitors of include Deodato and 7 more.


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