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all media displaying exceptional
under-recognized legacy artists.

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All The Arts We Practice
Are Apprenticeship

The Big Art is Our Life

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Preserve and promote your prized art legacy or collection with POBA’s help.

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Bring deserved recognition to exceptional artists whose work was not recognized in their lifetime.

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Buy Art

Find the perfect original or limited-edition museum-quality print to fit your space, taste and wallet.

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Explore the master art works and the fascinating stories of POBA’s exceptional artists.

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What is POBA?

POBA is Where The Arts Live!

POBA | Where the Arts Live is a non-profit online hub that celebrates the creative works of exceptional contemporary artists – known and unknown – who died without recognition of the full measure of their talents or legacies. Crossing all genres and media, these works inspire and enliven us all.

POBA showcases, promotes and preserves the legacies of these artists through its displays, promotion, and sales. And POBA does more: Through tangible services POBA assists collectors, estates, and working artists in managing their collections for future preservation, viewing, and value.

POBA is where you can:

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Latest News

January 31, 2018
Art With Heart

Many artists have used hearts as a visual image of love, whimsy, sorrow and more. On POBA, this is more than a visual metaphor. "Art with Heart" - the urge to create, enjoy, collect and preserve art - is the motivating force behind POBA. After five years of taking POBA from a kernel of an idea to fruition today, we return to the impulse that led a family to create POBA: an act of the heart.

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