Understanding how artworks interact with their surrounding is crucial
to making the most it. Our experienced consultants have a thorough
understanding of contemporary artworks, how they are best viewed,
positioned or hung. They know what works are available and which
artists’ work will suit your environment. We will always suggest
a few options for each space or room. 3-dimensional plans are normally
provided to enable you to see how an artwork will occupy the space.
We source artworks from young recently-graduated artists, from established
artists and from critically acclaimed artists with international
reputations. We like to include a few up-and-coming artists in any
proposal, as well as some showpieces by key contemporary artists.
In 2003 we assembled a complete collection on behalf of a client.
It comprised of 15 works from young artists, all purchased for less
than £5,000 (total spend was just under £65,000). We
included photography, a video piece, sculpture and several paintings
– all artworks were sourced from artists at an early stage
in their career, and the result was a stunning group of cutting
edge pieces. This collection has recently been valued at just over
Depending on the brief, we work either on a commission basis or
for a flat fee. We are often able to negotiate discounts from galleries,
which usually covers our fees. Some clients prefer to pay a retainer
for the project, depending on how their budgets are allocated.