# [[Aremi Group]], a company based in Luxembourg confirmed its application for the string. According to the company, its primary objective is to promote art and the string will serve as an online destination for creative individuals, art collectors, art institutions and organizations worldwide.<ref>[http://domainnamewire.com/wp-content/dot-art.pdf Aremi Group S.A. is pleased to announce its official application for the .art new gTLD]</ref>
# [[Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.]], .art is one of 68 applications that the company has applied for on its own behalf.<ref>[http://www.tldh.org/2012/06/gtld-application-update-92-applications-submitted/ gTLD Application update 92 Applications submitted, TLDH.org]</ref>
# [[Top Level Design]], submitted a total of 10 applications.
# [[.Art Registry Inc.]], [[John Kane]] of [[Afilias]] is the company's primary contact person.
# [[Dadotart, Inc.]], applied under the [[Community gTLD]] category.
# [[Donuts]] (Baxter Tigers, LLC)- The company submitted 307 TLD applications. The primary contact person is [[Daniel Schindler]], co-founder and EVP of Marketing and Sales of Donuts.
# [[UK Creative Ideas Limited]], Christopher John Glancy is the contact person.
# [[Merchant Law Group LLP]], company is based in Canada and Brendon James Ralfe is the contact person, [[Evatt Merchant]] is the main guy.