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The Next Web

"Art Sumo is a site which perfectly represents just how small the world has become, and how easy it can be to connect with people from all over the world. The site brings talented, undiscovered artists from across the globe straight to potential buyers, giving them the opportunity to get their work out to a wider audience." - The Next Web

Springwise

"Aiming to create a broader audience for under-appreciated artists in the developing world, Art Sumo is a brand-new site. Art Sumo is the only website that provides you with access to international, handmade paintings at members-only pricing." - Springwise

IdeaMensch

"I'm realizing that people are starting to see a lot of value in curation online and I think people would appreciate curation when applied to unusual categories." - Naysawn

Trend watching

"Aiming to create a broader audience for under-appreciated artists in the developing world, Art Sumo is a brand-new, member-only site that highlights one unsung painting each day at a heavily discounted price." - Trend Watchers

Bost Innovation

"Keep your eye on the site ... the idea of a curated experience a la Gilt City / Jetsetter seems natural for the art industry, and particularly for the developing world blending a mix of artist pressgraphies, stories, imagery, etc." - BostInnovation

Geekwire

"Why buy a print (at competing sites) when you can get your hands on an incredible original for the same price, all while supporting the developing world? Art Sumo makes this possible." - Naysawn

Pequenas Empresas e Grande Negócios

"Canadian develops site to sell paintings by unknown artists: O engenheiro Naysawn Naderi trabalhava para a Microsoft quando decidiu mudar de vida." -PE&GN

Career by Choice

"Being a big believer in the power of art to inspire and transform, I'm a big fan of Naysawn Naderi, founder of ArtSumo.com." - Megan Fitzgerald

Hipster Travel Guide

"Art Sumo is a brilliant idea that we completely support and think you should too. It will make you more cultured, if only by using the words Sumo and Art in the same sentence." - Hipster Travel Guide

Montreal Tech Watch

"Artsy and humanitarian all at the same time, A project like this could only come out of a city like Montreal." - Montreal Tech Watch