Picsart is a full ecosystem of free-to-use content, powerful tools, and inspiration from other creators.

PicsArt enables users to take and edit pictures, draw with layers, and share their images with the PicsArt community and on other networks like Facebook and Instagram.

PicsArt was founded in 2012 by Hovhannes Avoyan, Artavazd Mehrabyan, and Mikayel Vardanyan. The company is headquartered San Francisco with offices in Yerevan, Armenia; Moscow; Beijing; Tokyo; and Los Angeles.


Picsart is the world’s #1 creative platform and a top 20 most downloaded app for 2020. Every month, the Picsart community creates, remixes, and shares millions of visual stories using the company’s powerful and easy-to-use editing tools.


Picsart has amassed one of the largest open-source content collections in the world, including free-to-edit photos, stickers, backgrounds, templates, and more. Picsart is available in 30 languages for free and as a subscription on iOS, Android, and Windows devices.


Picsart has more than 150 million monthly active creators, with installation on more than 1 billion devices.  PicsArt was recognized as one of Inc’s Fastest Growing Companies of 2021.


PicsArt is backed by SoftBank Vision Fund 2, Sequoia Capital, DCM Ventures, Insight Partners, G Squared, Tribe Capital, Graph Ventures, and others. The company raised $130M in Series C round on Aug 26, 2021. This brings Picsart's total funding to $195M to date. The new round mints Picsart a unicorn with a valuation of over $1B post-money.



  • Year founded: 2012
  • Funding Info: $195M Over 4 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series C)
  • Yearly Revenue: $100M (2020)
  • Employee Size: 501-1,000
  • Business Valuation: Valued at over $1B as of August 26, 2021
  • City/Town: San Francisco
  • State: California
  • Country: United States
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