ilon & Company

204 West 123rd Street Harlem, NY 10027     phone 917-270-4696

ilon & Company is an archival consulting firm and art advisory located in the heart of Harlem
 described as an agency "where art meets commerce". 
Established in 1996, ilon & Company specializes in archiving, editing and curating coupled the lastest, greatest technology including innovative FileMaker database solutions.  In 2005 we began offering expertise to galleries and collectors.  And in 2014 we officially expanded our boutique art advisory and opened ilon Art Gallery.


Ilon and Company sets up, organizes, and monetize photographic archives / libraries for photographers and artists. We archive the tangible asset to the digital file.  We advise on digital work flow from camera or scan to final destination. We provide software solutions for all pre- and post-production needs including custom Filemaker solutions that we create.  These are long term solutions that allow for everyday commerce. Not only is the work safely stored, but easily accessed to create additional sources of revenue.  The archives are where art meets commerce.  Click here for more on archiving solutions and management.

Art Advisory

With our expertise in photography, we help our clients build, and manage their photography and art collection.  We provide unique access to many artists and galleries throughout the world. 

Each collection is the product of carefully curated decisions based on each client’s taste relating to their aesthetics and price points. 
Along with the rewards that come from collecting art and the emotional appeal, many of our clients have enjoyed extraordinary performance in the value of their artwork, with many of their acquisitions increasing tenfold or more in value.



Whether you love the works in the show or you wish to strengthen your collection by locating specific work of art, we aim to simplify this process by guiding you through every step from the initial inquiry to acquisition and administration. With our two galleries spaces, we have a curated exhibition or some of our collection, we have over 60 works of art on display at all times and available to purchase.

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Ilon and Company has been creating innovative FileMaker Solutions since 1993 using FileMaker 2.  Our goal is to create simple solutions to solve complex problems.  We streamline workflow bottlenecks and make your business run efficiently. Each solution is as unique as each client.  Our Filemaker designers are certified by Filemaker and members of FileMaker Business Alliance.

Our most popular solutions has been for Photographic archives, creating solutions that not only organize and archive the work but monetize the archive.  Aiding the photographer we began working with agents and producers and gallerists.  With our extensive knowledge of inventories we help create efficiency and order for wardrobe closets and prop houses.

We have been in a very small niche for 20 years working with the industries best.  With all of this expertise under our belt, we are very excited to announce we have five iDatabase starter solutions at affordable price points for photographers, artists, gallerists, collections, agents and producers:

iArchive- built for photographers, artists and collectors to archive, organize and monetize their archives /collections.

iGallery- built for galleries to archive, organize and monetize their inventory and artists

iCollection- built for collectors and collections, to organize and monetize their collections

iInventory- built for prop houses, closets and anyone who holds a large inventory

iManage- built for photographer agents and producers to manage photographers and artists