When it comes to handling and protecting fine art collections — Artech's long-standing reputation of quality and professionalism is world renowned. Our extensive experience and intimate understanding of the essential elements of managing art collections of any size and value enables us to provide a truly holistic and comprehensive service.
Our documentation and inventory management services provide a solid foundation for maintaining the integrity and accuracy of detailed information, allowing us to accommodate on-going record keeping of your growing collection — even across multiple or changing locations and regardless of size. Our highly secure database stores all of your collection related data including location, dimensions, images, maintenance, condition reports, and transactional history.
Artech uses the collection management software TMS to archive and track public and personal collections. TMS is the leading collection management software in the industry and is used by major museums throughout the country including The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Getty, and The Smithsonian.
Artech has the experience and technical knowledge to accurately survey your entire collection — coordinating professional appraisals if necessary for all or part of your collection and providing a basis for ongoing data management, insurance or resale needs.
Artech will facilitate secure and discreet receiving, inspections and viewings of your shipments and inspection of your artwork including photography and professional condition reporting.
Networked globally, Artech is an expert in the planning and detailed specifics concerning all aspects of traveling exhibitions and loans to museums or other institutions. This includes documentation and condition reporting, air & ground transportation, security, and storage.
Risk Assessment and Mitigation
At Artech we fully understand the significance of being prepared. We provide extensive risk assessment and mitigation consulting for collectors spanning all aspects of pre and post-acquisition, including evaluation of safety, earthquake, flood, and security risk.