The International Foundation for Art Research (IFAR) is a not-for-profit educational and research organization dedicated to integrity in the visual arts. IFAR offers impartial and authoritative information on authenticity, ownership, theft, and other artistic, legal, and ethical issues concerning art objects.

408 Group working with Behavior Design developed a comprehensive content management system to catalog and retrieve thousands of complex documents relating to international art law. We created an searchable online database of Catalogues Raisonnés for hundreds of major artists.The site is browsable through a number of content hierarchies as well as searchable using full text search.

Technologies Used:
PHP, MySQL, Google Checkout and Lucene Full Text Search.

Architecture, Content Management, Content Management System with Workflow, Database, E-commerce / Shopping Cart, Full Text Search, User Personalization.

408 Group is based in Brooklyn, New York • 917-673-1036 or 718-802-0272 • info@408group.com