Here Are the 10 Most Searched Artists in 2023 (So Far)

Discover which artists collectors are most curious about.

Pablo Picasso remains the most-searched artist on Artnet's Price Database. (Photo by Tony Vaccaro / Getty Images)

This article is part of the Artnet Intelligence Report Mid-Year Review 2023. Marking five years of our biannual Intelligence Reports, this inaugural half-year edition paints a data-driven picture of today’s art world, from the latest market results to the artists and artworks leading the conversation. Read the full report here.


Which artists are collectors most interested in? And how have tastes changed over the past decade? We examined the most-searched artists on Artnet’s Price Database to find out. Both lists cover searches from January 1 through May 20. While there are a few newcomers in 2023—most notably, Yayoi Kusama—the latest rundown proves that the more things change, the more they stay the same. 

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