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Art Handling Services

Welcome to Art Handling Services (AHS), a premier art handling and installation service provider.

Leveraging over 30 years of art industry experience, AHS provides installation services for projects ranging from modest residential work to large-scale corporate installations.

AHS brings years of on-site experience, professionalism and attention to detail to managing all of your art handling needs. Our team of knowledgeable handlers is skilled in all aspects of art handling, from installation and de-installation to packing and shipping fine art, sculpture and antiques.

AHS is committed to our client's complete satisfaction by maintaining the safety, security and appearance of each item we handle.

"We use Art Handling Services for our most difficult or complex installations. They always figure out creative, professional and cost-effective ways to hang our artwork, and are terrific to work with. They are important partners of Fresh Artists."

Barbara Chandler Allen
Founder/Executive Director
Fresh Artists

*References available upon request

 

Services:

  • Single object, large collection & exhibition installations both 2-D and 3-D
  • Art packing and handling
  • Security and standard installs
  • After hours and weekend installation available
  • Consulting services for design and layout
  • Climate controlled storage, both temporary and long-term available
  • Collection relocation services and transportation
  • Consulting and installation of art specific lighting
  • Preparatory support services
  • Registrar services

No matter the scope of your project AHS is prepared to meet your installation needs. From large scale and site specific sculpture installs to 2 dimensional fine art installations AHS is equipped to facilitate all projects. Able to meet every job’s specific needs, we guarantee the artwork to be displayed in the best possible manner while executing each project in a safe, timely and efficient manner.

Art Packing and Handling:

With extensive knowledge in proper handling and packing of fine art, AHS meets every project’s challenge with safe and secure solutions. AHS custom packs each piece to ensure its safe transport and or storage.

*D.I.Y., Need help packing individual pieces of artwork.click here to view a brief demonstration.

Climate controlled storage, both temporary and long-term available:

AHS offers short and long term storage options for your artwork. All facilities are climate controlled, fully equipped with security alarm systems and under video surveillance.

Collection relocation services and transportation:

Transportation services are available for jobs of all sizes, spanning entire collections, exhibitions, and single works. All cargo vans are secure, temperature controlled and manned by a two person team to ensure artwork is under supervision at all times, while in transit. Box trucks are also available for large scale jobs.

Consulting and installation of art specific lighting:

In order to ensure your artwork is viewed in the best possible light, AHS provides oversight for lighting projects from the initial consultation to the final installation for your artwork.

Rates:

Art Handling Services provides the highest level of expertise at a competitive rate. Welcoming projects of all sizes, we review each job individually based on its client’s specific needs.


Contact Us:

Call or email us for a free estimate and consultation regarding your upcoming projects.

Art Handling Services
161 Leverington Avenue, suite 101
Philadelphia, PA 19127
Phone: 215.508.9028
Fax: 215.482.4572