PicsArt

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PicsArt is a company developing a popular photo and video editing mobile app. It enables users to create, edit, and share images in the proprietary network. The company provides an open-source collection of content, including free-to-edit photos, stickers, filters, etc.

TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQSan Francisco, US
Websitepicsart.com
Employee Ratings3.9

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)574(+7%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at PicsArt

Hovhannes Avoyan

Hovhannes Avoyan

CEO

PicsArt Office Locations

PicsArt has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
One Market, One Market Plaza, San Francisco
San Francisco, US
211 Sutter St #300, San Francisco
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PicsArt Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2011

PicsArt total Funding

$45 m

PicsArt latest funding size

$20 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

PicsArt investors

PicsArt's latest funding round in April 2016 was reported to be $20 m. In total, PicsArt has raised $45 m
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PicsArt Operating Metrics

PicsArt's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 130 m in Mar, 2019.
Nov, 2017Mar, 2019

Monthly Active Users

100 m130 m

Photos Edited Monthly

850 m
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PicsArt Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
D’efektJuly 22, 2020

PicsArt Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

87/100

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PicsArt Online and Social Media Presence

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PicsArt News and Updates

Watch an unfiltered interview of PicsArt founder at Disrupt Berlin

Smartphones have become a creative playground thanks to cameras and innovative apps, such as PicsArt. With PicsArt, anybody can add filters, stickers and tweak photos and videos in many different ways. It has been a massive hit with 130 million monthly active users. And that’s why I’m excited to ann…

VSCO sues PicsArt over photo filters that were allegedly reverse-engineered

Photo editing app-maker VSCO has filed a lawsuit against competitor PicsArt. The suit focuses on 19 PicsArt filters that were supposedly “reverse engineered from VSCO’s filters,” with VSCO alleging it’s become a legal issue involving false advertising and violations of the app’s terms of service. “V…

PicsArt Showcases its Breakthrough AR Camera Experience for Thousands of Fans at KCON 2018 LA

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- KCON USA, LOS ANGELES -- PicsArt, the leading creative platform for social media storytelling, has launched a beta version of its new Augmented Reality (AR) Camera experience for more than 100,000 K-pop fans at KCON, the world's largest K-pop...

PicsArt Hires COO to Lead Exponential Growth of Next-Generation Social Media Editing Platform

SAN FRANCISCO, July 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- PicsArt, the leading creative platform for social media editing, today announced that former Viki Inc. CEO Tammy H. Nam has joined the company as its first Chief Operating Officer. Nam was instrumental in driving Viki's targeted international...

Former Viki CEO Tammy Nam joins PicsArt as its first COO

PicsArt, the company behind the photo-editing app of the same name, has hired Tammy Nam as its first chief operating officer. Nam was most recently the CEO of Viki, the Rakuten-acquired video streaming service, and before that served as a marketing executive at Viki, Scribd and Slide. PicsArt said N…

Creative-focused app PicsArt hits 100M MAUs, attracting brands tired of trolls

 You would think that social networks are more or less “done” now. What would be the point of another in a world filled with so many options? But in fact, there remains a niche which has been growing steadily in the creative corners of the Internet. PicsArt has been building growing since it was sta…

PicsArt Blogs

How Do You Create Mirror Images on Your Phone?

Keeping your photo updates fresh and trendy on social media can be quite challenging. With so many people using different methods to edit their photos, it’s important to find unique ways to stand out from the virtual crowd. Mirrored images are a tasteful and easy way to spice up your feed. While the…

PicsArt 101: Everything You Need to Know

PicsArt 101 is a series of short YouTube videos that cover all the basics you need to know to get started on creating some awesome stuff. Whether you’re new to PicsArt, looking to revisit some basics, or you just want to create cool photo and video edits for your personal or business socials, PicsAr…

4 Ways to Style Our Stunning Lace Masks

Caught up in a whirlwind romance with shadow portrait photography? 📸🌹 Good news! We have some seriously stunning Lace masks that just launched as part of our shadow collection that’ll have you and your Instagram followers swooning. They’re every bit as charming as you’d imagine and the best part i…

5 Photo Hacks to Celebrate World Photography Day

We love any excuse to celebrate creativity and storytelling through art. That’s why we’re rolling out the red carpet to celebrate World Photography Day! This global celebration of the history, science, and art of photography happens every year on August 19th.  The post 5 Photo Hacks to Celebrate Wor…

Go Back to School With PicsArt

It’s that time of year again! Welcome to back to school season. While students and teachers aren’t rushing back to campus this year, there are plenty of online classes and digital projects still happening. Luckily, here at PicsArt, we have a collection of quick and easy editing tools that can help a…

Turn Your Pet Into an Instant Influencer

With International Cat Day (8/9) and National Dog Day (8/26) both happening in the month of August, it’s the perfect time to turn your adorable pet into what he or she was always meant to be: an influencer! Lucky for you, PicsArt has come out with all new animal-related content so showing off your p…
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PicsArt Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was PicsArt founded?

    PicsArt was founded in 2011.

  • Who are PicsArt key executives?

    PicsArt's key executives are Hovhannes Avoyan.

  • How many employees does PicsArt have?

    PicsArt has 574 employees.

  • Who are PicsArt competitors?

    Competitors of PicsArt include VSCO, StoryM and Artmyn.

  • Where is PicsArt headquarters?

    PicsArt headquarters is located at One Market, One Market Plaza, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are PicsArt offices?

    PicsArt has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does PicsArt have?

    PicsArt has 2 offices.