Have you taken a moment lately to think about the aesthetic of your environment? Look around you. On a scale of one to ten, how much do you like your office? If your answer is lower than nine, you probably need our help. Read on...
Have you ever considered what art in the workplace does for morale? The results are so incredible that we re still trying to find ways to tangibly measure the increases in job satisfaction and productivity.
Great art tangibly improves job satisfaction, productivity, camaraderie, creativity and the sense of well being that only a thing of beauty can bring about.
Why should I engage an Art Consultant?
For many people, buying art is a daunting task. One client tells us that he prefers to visit his dentist s chair over walking into a gallery. An Art Consultant can save you time and money by:
<!--[if !supportLiAdvising on the development and articulating of a long term vision for a collection; regular guidance on adhering to this Fine Art mission statement
<!--[if !supportLists]-->Sourcing artworks, arranging loans, finding original work and negotiating purchases
<!--[if !supportLists]--><!--[endif]-->Providing regular objective advice on value, quality, and suitability of potential purchases i.e. before you actually buy them
<!--[if !supportLists]--><!--[endif]--Coordinating professional shipping, framing, and installation
Aiding and guiding your collections management, hanging, lighting and security
Arch + Company Fine Arts offers a wide range of bespoke consultancy services designed to offer support, advice, guidance and foresight to planners of all kinds - from studying the feasibility of individual purchases to large scale public installations:
Framed multiples and antique prints to large-scale suspended sculptures
Resources and expertise to meet the needs of the most discerning client regardless of size, scope or budget of the art program
Residential, hospitality and Corporate Art Collections Management
Consultation, evaluation and advice on the Modern, Post-War and Contemporary art markets based on clients interests and goals
Research and acquisition of works by mid-career to established and blue-chip artists
Evaluation of price histories, Current Fair Market Value (CFMV) and valuations for insurance purposes
Representation at auction, including the previewing of sales, condition reports and in-person bidding
Comprehensive archiving of fine art collections through an industry-standard,
database-management software system using the Rules for Archival Description (RAD).
Professional Fine Art Handling, packing, shipping and Installation
- Overseeing the purchasing, framing, shipping and storage of each artwork - Helping to develop appropriate legal contracts that address such issues as copyright, and duties and responsibilities of commissioned artists
- Monitoring progress of commissions and maintaining communication between the artist s studio and appropriate individuals on a project s design and construction teams
Installation: Overseeing the integration of all artworks in a collection into the architectural plans of a project, including any structural, lighting and electrical requirements, as well as risk management review.
- Ongoing re-evaluation of installation
- Maintaining the collection database
- Addressing any care or conservation needs
- Annual CFMV evaluation and reporting
- Overseeing catalogue production
Installation and maint