Fine art storage

How does Temperature and Humidity Affect Fine Art?

For many years, museums and galleries have been monitored by conservationists who sought to prevent damage to fine art caused by humidity and temperature changes. As a result, museums have kept everything at approximately 21 degrees Celsius (70 degrees Fahrenheit) and 55 per cent relative humidity. This has been helped with mechanical air-conditioning, heating and … Continued
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Local Fine Art Removals in Sydney

Grace is one of Australia’s leading fine art removalists, working with leading galleries and avid art collectors across Australia and New Zealand. Providing a white glove service to Sydney, we can store and transport your fine art to anywhere in the world. Our local fine art services in Sydney At Grace Fine Art, we understand … Continued
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Fine Art Crate Options

When it comes to crating a painting or sculpture for removal, it can be hard to know which will keep your art safest. How fine art is packed depends upon the destination it is travelling to, the method of transportation taken to get there, and on the type of art being shipped. Crates are a … Continued
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Art Transport

How to Internationally Transport a Painting

Transporting a painting is no easy task, and it’s made riskier by transporting it internationally. Packing and transporting a painting overseas is both a science and an art. The process requires a lot of thought and careful planning at each stage to ensure its safe arrival, free from damage. Here are some best practices to … Continued
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Moving Antiques Checklist

When it comes to moving fine art and antiques, there are a number of things you can do to safeguard your items. With so many factors at play throughout the process of a move, it can be difficult to protect your antiques from damage. That’s why we’ve put together a helpful moving checklist to ensure … Continued
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Museum Standards for Storing and Displaying Art

If there’s anyone who knows how to properly and safely store and display art, it’s a museum or gallery. When it comes to the large museums and galleries around the world, conservation of fine art, antiques and artefacts are what shape the storage and display practices they rely on. For example, New York’s Metropolitan Museum … Continued
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The Process of International Art Removals

International art removal is a process that puts your fine art and antiques at risk of accidental damage. Some of these risks are out of the control of you and your removalists. Understanding the process of moving fine art internationally can help you better protect your art against damages and help you feel more at … Continued
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Grace Fine Art – Quality Assured

Grace are the only Australian member of International Convention of Exhibition and Fine Art Transport (ICEFAT), but what does that mean for you? ICEFAT are a global organisation representing 71 of the finest independent art transportation firms from 33 different countries. Each member of ICEFAT specialises in handling and shipping works of art, artefacts and … Continued
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Wine Storage and Moving 101

Are you in the process of renovating your cellar? Maybe you’re moving house? Wine is a delicate commodity that needs to be protected at every stage of its move, from the initial packing and uplift, to transit, storage and finally, delivery. Here are our tips on how to protect your wine throughout the process. Protecting … Continued
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