Business - Categories
NOVICA United s mission is to create a bridge between its customers and the many talented artisans throughout the globe. The company serves as an online agent to more than 2,000 artists in Peru, Brazil, India, Thailand, Mexico and West Africa. Visitors to the NOVICA Web site can read about the artists, explore their cultures, view photographs of their work and select from more than 17,000 handcrafted works. NOVICA s staff posts interviews with each artist and photographs their work online and handles all packing and shipping on behalf of the artist. By making these products available to the international market, NOVICA allow its artists to earn exponentially more than they could locally. NOVICA United, an affiliate of National Geographic, is headquartered in Los Angeles.