Sunday, February 8, 2009

Art Appraisers, Art Insurance, Art Lighting, Art Presentation & Display, Art Shipping &; Handling, Art Storage, & Collections


AARC GroupAppraisers & Consultants for Fine & Decorative Art
Professional appraisals for Fine & Decorative Art since 1974 Serving international collectors, museums and historical societies, the corporate world, governmental agencies, artists
Appraisals for insurance, estate and tax planning , charitable contributions, damage and lossspecialists, equitable distribution, matrimonial purposes, sale and purchase
Collection advice and planning
Experienced expert witness testimony, litigation support, trial preparation, fraud investigation
Appraisal methodology and review specialists
American Society of Appraisers accredited and Uniform Standards of Professional AppraisalPractice (USPAP) tested professional appraisers
Expert speakers available
Contact: Ellen J. Epstein, ASA5 Lake Wood Drive, Katonah, New York 10536914-232-0102Fax: 914-301-5243

Appraisal Resource Associates, Inc.Frances Zeman, ASA, is an American Society of Appraisers Senior Member, accredited to appraise Fine Art for purposes of insurance, donations, estates/estate planning, equitable distribution, damage and loss and mergers/acquisitions. Ms. Zeman has a Masters degree in Art History, and specializes in litigation support valuation disputes. Advisory services are also available, as are appraisal services for antiques and decorative arts.
Contact: Frances Zeman, ASA, Inc.133 Pacific StreetBrooklyn, N.Y. 11201New York: (212)432-6530Brooklyn Hts: (718)852-4961Garden City: (516)326-2715Fax: (718)643-6486

Alex J. Rosenberg, A.A.A./A.S.A. AppraisalsAlex J. Rosenberg, former President of the Appraisers Association of America, Certified/Senior Appraiser in personal/fine art, works with galleries, museums, banks, attorneys, accountants, as well as individuals. Highly qualified, with over 25 years of experience, in matters involving the IRS, estates, tax free gifts, equitable distribution, property loss, business valuation and as an expert witness. Assists with buying or selling at auction and donations to museums. Excellent references.
Areas of Expertise and Specialization · Estates · Donations · Appeals from I.R.S. Rulings · Equitable distribution for commercial and matrimonial matters · Insurance claims and appeals · Valuation of Business and collateral · Bank loans and financing · Consultant · Expert trial witness · Trial preparation · Review appraising
For further information call 212 628 0606, fax 212 628 4969

Art Peritus Appraisers & AdvisorsYour Source for Art Specialists Art Peritus [peritus – Latin: expert, skillful, experienced] is a full-service boutique art advisory and appraisal firm with over 35 specialists in all areas of fine and decorative arts including Fine Art, Sculpture, Photography, American and European Furniture, Asian Works of Art, Silver, Ceramics, Clocks, Rugs & Carpets, Books, Antiquities, Wine, Jewelry, and more. With an average of 20 years of practice in their chosen fields, our specialists come from backgrounds in international art auction houses, galleries, art advisory firms, private art collections, and museums, providing the understanding needed on the diversity of the art marketplace.

Art Peritus provides Qualified USPAP compliant appraisals for insurance, donation, estate tax, and equitable distribution. Additionally, we provide services to assist with the acquisition, disposition, and database management of our clients collections. As members of the Appraisers Association of America, Inc., we are committed to delivering quality expert service with consistency and dependability to all of our clients which include; Accountants, Attorneys, Corporations, Insurance Brokers and Companies, Museums, and Private Collectors. Call today for a free telephone consultation 212-566-6626.
Art Peritus Appraisers & Advisors p: 212-566-6626 f: 206-984-4548

ARTXPRT Beverly Hills Appraisal company and Santa Barbara Appraisal company.9489 Dayton Way suite 300Beverly Hills, CA 90210Tel: 310-276-3687, 1-800 ARTXPRT (NY or CA only)

Fine Art ServicesOld Master, 19th Century and Contemporary European and American paintings, drawings, works of art and antiques. We prepare appraisals for fair market value and replacement value for insurance purposes, equitable distribution, non-cash charitable donations, and estate settlement. All appraisals are prepared to the code of the Uniform Standard of Professional Appraisers Practice. Thirty years experience, member and regional representative of the Appraisers Association of America, Inc.Contact: Mr. Jan Milner340 Westoak TrailWinston-Salem, NC 27104Tel: 336-765-6583Fax: 336-768-6126

Hannibal International Fine Art ServicesAppraisal Services specializing in 20th-century African American art and cultural literature in accordance with the uniform standards of professional appraisal practice.Services include inventory cataloguing, collection managment, art location services and seminars.Contact: Mark Dabney, Apprasier and Consultant199 Greene Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11238Tel: 718-399-6106

Michael Maloney Fine Art Appraisal ServicesCertified Appraiser of 20th Century paintings, drawings, sculpture, prints and photographs. 25 years experience successfully working within the fine art field on both the east and west coasts. Michael has a diversified history of working with middle market and high-end property while maintaining longstanding relationships with both private clients and dealers, auction houses and the international art trade. Institutional Clients: The Getty Museum, The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, de Young Museum, San Francisco, The Portland Museum, The Oakland Museum, The Guggenheim Museum, New York, The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, The Hirschhorn Museum, Washington D.C. and many others.Contact: Michael Maloney2656 South La Cienega Blvd.Culver City, CA 90034Tel: (310) 829-0985Fax: (310) 829-0885

Kagan AppraisalsBonnie Kagan, Art Advisor & Appraiser
Bonnie Kagan Gallery, Inc. (1984). Offers over 20 years experience as art dealer and adviser. Kagan Gallery represented contemporary Canadian and American artists in drawing and painting. Advisor: presently specializing in the handling of art in estates and that includes: appraisal valuations, historical research for authorship and authenticity, and the preparation of collections for successful re entry into the market. Art buying and selling and collection building.
Appraiser: member of 'American Society of Appraisers', ASA Candidate and 'Appraisers Association of America', AAA. Trained in up to date methodology at George Washington University. All reports prepared in accordance with "Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice" for the purpose of insurance scheduling or damage/ loss replacement, charitable donations, estate settlement, legal issues and collateral loans on art.

Toronto:159 Chiltern Hill RoadToronto, Ontario M6C 3C3 CanadaTel: (416) 256-7889
New York:Tel: (212) 518-8690

Hal Katzen GallerySpecializing in modern and contemporary American and European fine art.Contact: Hal Katzen345 West BroadwayNew York, New York 10013Tel: 212-219-0165
Jacqueline Silverman & Associates, Inc.With over 20 years of experience, Jacqueline Silverman & Associates specializes in the appraisal of Impressionist, Modern and Contemporary works of fine art, in all media. Among the types of appraisals we most often prepare are: replacement cost value appraisals for insurance purpose; and fair market value appraisals for both charitable contributions and estate purposes. Each of our appraisal reports is thoroughly researched and complies with the standards set forth in the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice of the Appraisal Foundation and by the Appraisers Association of America. Please be advised that we charge for our services and will gladly forward copies of our Professional Qualifications and Fee Schedule upon request.619 North Almont DriveLos Angeles, CA. 90069Ph: 310-277-4410Fax: 310-659-1001215 East 68th StreetSuite #20KNew York, NY. 10021Ph: 212-717-8290Fax: 212-717-8124

Monika HalfFull Service appraisals of photographs for insurance, estate and donation purposes.Member of Appraisers Association of America. Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices tested.One Garrett Place, Bronxville, NY 10708Tel/Fax: 914-961-0480
O'Toole-Ewald Art Associates, Inc.Full service, fully-staffed appraisal firm specializing in damage/loss/fraud reports concerning both fine and decorative art, as well as comprehensive insurance, fair market and donation appraisals for corporations, foundations and banking institutions. Staff members required to have advanced degrees or have held curatorial position at museum. Permanent in-house staff permits specialist staff to take on large-scale appraisals involving diversified art, antiques, and artifacts. Expert witness testimony available in cases involving disputes re equitable distribution, valuation, and appropriate appraisal methodologies. Excellent analytical reports. All firm members adhere to highest standards of USPAP (Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice), regulated by subcommittee of Congress, and the guidelines of American Society of Appraisers. Staff members routinely publish articles in both professional and national journals.

Contact Elin Lake Ewald, PhD., ASA for brochure and further information.
1133 BroadwayNew York, NY 10010Tel: 212-989-5151Fax: 212-242-1629

Page Art IncSince 1983 Page Art Inc. has evaluated over $650 million of fine art and personal property in California and across the United States. Our appraisals of art, antiques, furnishings & collectibles are tailored to each client's needs and conform to industry standards.
Whether it is French paintings, Tiffany glass or classic film posters, we deliver accurate valuations on one item, a collection, or an entire estate. Our documentation is supported by digital or 35mm photography. Videotape services are also available.
When you need expert advice, please call on us. We feel that you will be pleased with our professional service, and our always competitive rates.
Contact: Fredrick N. PageLos Angeles and Newport Beach, CATel: (949) 270-2958Cell: (323) 422-9192

Robyn Roderick Fine Art Appraisal ServicesA professional appraiser can help you manage your interests by providing a well developed and documented unbiased estimate of value upon which you can base your financial decisions. Robyn Roderick is a certified and accredited member of the American Society of Appraisers specializing in fine art appraisals for insurance, estates, equitable distribution and donation purposes. All appraisals are prepared in accordance with the Uniform Standards of the Professional Appraisers Practice.

Contact: Robyn Roderick, AMP.O. Box 345Swarthmore, PA 19081Tel: 610-328-2810Fax: 610-328-2811

Jane St. Lifer Art, Inc. (Est 1986)Fine Art Appraiser140 Riverside Blvd. #323New York NY 10069 USAP: 212-580-2102F: 212-579-7470Jane St. Lifer has 25 years experience in the international art world. She is a Certified Appraiser in conformity with the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), of the Appraisal Foundation, Washington, DC. She is qualified to appraise: Paintings, Prints, Photographs, Posters and Sculptures from the 19th and 20th Centuries, by American, European, Israeli, Japanese and Latin American Artist. References and Rates available on request.
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AXA Art Insurance Corporation (AXA Art)The world's leading insurer of fine art and collectibles.
Our Expertise: We insure objects in every active area of serious collecting, from paintings, drawings and sculpture to rare stamps, antique furnishings and vintage vehicles. Our 50 full-time art historians around the world are augmented by an extensive network of renowned curators, appraisers, conservators, shippers and handlers, and tax consultants.
Our Clients: Through our brokers we serve a wide range of individuals, from first-time purchasers to the world's most respected collectors, as well as museums, galleries, corporations and public exhibitions. We have offices in New York (our headquarters), Beverly Hills, Chicago and Dallas, and sister offices in Brussels, Cologne, London, Madrid, Milan, Paris and Zurich.
Art InsureDedicated to providing insurance for the Art World.
Specializing in Fine Art Insurance for Private Collectors, Galleries and Dealers, Artists, Museums and Corporate Collections, Worldwide. We have the most comprehensive and competitive policies available in the Fine Art World.

Contact: Frank P. Arena II, Director
303 Central Park AvenueScarsdale, NY 10583-1300Tel: (914)-686-0100Fax: (914)-686-0544
Barta & PartnerArt Insurance, Austria
Barta & Partner have been specializing in art insurance for many years. We work with many internationally renowned Auction Houses, Museums, Galleries and Collectors. Our client list includes:

Art Links:Galerie HilgerGalerie Hans Knoll, Wien - Budapest
Organisers and Museums:Graphische Sammlung AlbertinaMuseum fuer angewandte KunstTEFAF The European Fine Art Foundation
Auction Houses:Butterfield & Butterfield San FranciscoChristies InternationalLempertz KoelnSotheby's International For more information on us and on which of your valuables should be covered. Concordiaplatz 2/71010 ViennaTel: +43 1 523 08 40Fax: +43 1 532 08 40-10

Hallett IndependentHallett Independent provides a specialist consultancy and advisory service world-wide, on all areas of art insurance - in particular to galleries & dealers, traveling exhibition organizers and private collectors. Make sure that you have the best cover available at the most competitive rates - and that your insurance broker keeps you up-to-date with the most recent savings and improvements. Free quotes and advice. Also, advice on suitable computer software for your business. What's available and what's best for you?
Contact: Louise HallettAsset House7-9 Quay StreetLymingtonHampshire SO41 3AS, UKTel: +44 1590-672 888Fax: +44 1590 689 444
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DeBruyne Fine ArtAs part of our belief in & #147;customer service,” DeBruyne has added Fine Art Lighting to our catalogue of services. We are constantly researching new product lines to the existing Slimline Series / XL Slimline Series. In the future you will be offered other selections for your fine art lighting needs. To order or answer questions, feel free to contact Scott or Jennifer at Debruyne Fine Art (941-262-4551, regular business hours)

Art Display EssentialsArt Display Essentials is a mail order company supplying collectors, galleries, and museums with display stands, easels, risers, bases, hangers, shelves, adjustable holders, accessories, etc. We also have a custom shop for fabricating customized stands.


Racine Berkow Associates, Inc. International Fine Art Transport
RBA was founded in 1987 as a global freight forwarder and licensed customs broker specializing in fine arts, antiques, and museum exhibitions. RBA provides museum-quality fine art transport and handling services for museums, galleries, institutions and the discerning collector. During the last two decades, RBA has been privileged to handle a range of objects from monumental Henry Moore sculptures to priceless world treasures, including The Dead Sea Scrolls.
NEW YORK:37-05 Greenpoint AvenueLong Island City, Tel: 718.482.8384Fax: 718.482.8385
WASHINGTON, DC:1211 Tatum Drive, 1st FloorAlexandria, VA 22307Tel: 703-299-0660Fax: 703-299-1211

Memberships/Licenses US Custom Broker - License#14578IATA International Air Transport Association - CNS#0119705AFA - Air Freight Forwarders AssociationAAM - American Association of MuseumsICEFAT - International Conference of Exhibition and Fine Art Transporters

Trimaxion Fine Artsis a storage and art handling company.
We feature climate controlled, high security storage space.
We provide local trucking, national and international shipping, insurance, packing.crating and installations. Our gallery quality viewing room is the largest in the city.
Tel: 718.784.5070Fax: 718.784.5071
Trimaxion Fine Arts2976 Northern Blvd.Long Island City, NY 11101 Back To Top

Contemporary Artists' ServicesContemporary Artists' Services, founded in 1979 by Sylvia White, is one of the few firms specializing in career development of visual artists. We advise artists on all matters related to business, exhibitions, and marketing. In 1986, CAS expanded its consulting services to represent selected artists in its two public exhibition spaces. By familiarizing galleries, museums, collectors, critics, and curators with the work of emerging, mid-career, and established artists, CAS artists have participated in over 300 exhibitions, nationally and internationally. Los Angeles Gallery:2022 B Broadway(enter through alley),Santa Monica, CA90404 New York Gallery:560 BroadwaySuite #206New York, NY10012 Los Angeles Gallery hours:Mon.-Fri., 10am-5pm New York Gallery hours:Tues.-Sat., 10am-6pm Tel:(310) 828-6200Fax: (310) 453-7544 Tel: (212) 966-3564Fax: (212) 966-4839

FORTRESS®MUSEUM QUALITY STORAGE AND SERVICES®For over 20 years, FORTRESS has been the leading provider of specialized storage and services for fine art, antiques, collectibles and high-end furniture. Our facilities have been awarded the coveted "HPR" (Highly Protected Risk) rating by insurance experts such as Chubb, Lloyd's, AXA-Art, St. Paul Fire & Marine and more. This is the highest rating afforded to off-site storage facilities. Our unique design allows us to provide many storage options, including private vaults in numerous size configurations, to our clients at an exceptional value.

All facilities are air-conditioned, humidity-controlled, fire-protected and very secure. Services include packing, transit, receiving, releasing, shipping, crating, installation, international services and insurance. We offer the most suitable and comprehensive solution to your storage and service needs.
All employees are long-term, bonded and experienced in the industry. We are actively involved in our local arts communities.

Conveniently located in New York, Boston and Miami:
49-20 Fifth StreetLong Island City, NY 11101718-937-5500Ursula Cornely, Vice President of Business DevelopmentPaul Clark, Director of Business Development
99 Boston StreetBoston, MA 02125-1143617-288-3636Sigrid Thorne, General Manager
1629 NE 1st AvenueMiami, FL 33132-1206305-374-6161Kimberly Jones, General Manager Back To Top

Artcurial Contemporary ArtArtcurial, with its various departments ranging from the original works to limited edition art works presents the greatest modern and contemporary artists. The artists, with the help of traditional craftsmen, have created works specifically for ARTCURIAL and have successfully produced works in fields such as sculpture, furniture, engravings, jewelry, rugs, etc... The great rigor applied to the design and production work of all these works represents a unique adventure into the art world.In addition to its large galleries on avenue Montaigne in Paris and in the Principality of Monaco, Artcurial now offers you the chance to acquire works as well as a wealth of information about artists and events on the Internet.Artcurial offers works by Salvador Dali, Arman, Man Ray, Sonia Delaunay, Zao Wou-Ki, and Giorgio De Chirico.
61, avenue Montaigne75008 PARISTel: +01 42 99 16 16

Fine Art ServicesWe are a full service organization which specializes in research, restoration, cataloging and maintenance of all works of art.See above for contact information.
RBW Fine Art ServicesWith over 20 years experience in the business of fine art, RBW offers a variety of services to the discerning collector: Collections Management including research, curatorial, acquisition/dispersal, registration, packing/transportation, framing, conservation/restoration, installation, lighting, exhibition loan agreements, maintenance, catalogues, appraisals for insurance, charitable donations and estates:
For inquiries, contact Robin Bonner Ward at:RBW Fine Art Appraisal Services1420 Spring Hill Rd, Suite 600McLean, VA 22102-3030Tel: 703-328-6426 Fax 703-753-3703


Fine Art ServicesMuseum quality restoration of paintings, pastels and works on paper at very competitive prices. Restoration completed in a timely manner.See above for contact information.
Modern Art FoundryModern Art Foundry is a full service fine art casting facility with over 65 years of experience. Primarily focused on providing high quality castings to artists and communities. Services also include sculpture Conservation and Maintenance and the development of new works through a Commemorative Design service.
Founded in 1932, Modern Art Foundry is well known for working with sculptors such as Archipenko, Lipchitz, Noguchi, Manship, Lachaise, Bourgeois, Gober and hundreds more, including Conservation and Maintenance works on pieces by Miro, Giacometti, Remington and Moore to name a few. The Commemorative Design service has created and installed portrait busts to over life size monuments honoring individuals from all walks of life.
Please visit our website or call for further information. Modern Art Foundry18-70 41st StreetAstoria, NY 11105Phone: (718)728-2030Fax: (718)267-0819

Summit CompanyPartial or full conservation and restoration services, including linen and/or mylar linings, cleaning, inpainting, mounting, and varnishing/waxing. Our conservation studio has been serving dealers and collectors needs for 15 years. Member: AIC and IIC.Contact: Phillip Focer6 East New StreetGlassboro, NJ 08028-1915Tel: 609-863-9426 or 881-8569


Carol Dabb, Art Consultant: Fine Art ConsultingCarol Dabb Contemporary Fine Art is based on handling all media and art programs, offering quality and personalized service. Serves corporations, businesses, medical, municipal and private individuals Handles all media of contemporary art, both abstract and representational Sales range from fine art prints to originals to sculptures of all scale and price Specializes in site specific commissions for hard to find pieces Curates and produces exhibitions Assists with other art related services: framing, appraisals, restoration, shipping Contact: Carol Dabb41 Sunkist LaneLos Altos, CA 94022Tel: (650) 941-1907Fax: (650) 948-4019
Suzy Locke & AssociatesFine Art Consultant to corporations, business, health care, hospitality and private individuals.Contact: Suzy Locke5253 College AvenueOakland, CA 94618-1414Tel: (510) 547-5455Fax: (510) 547-5495

LYDECKER FINE ARTNew York * Connecticut * California * (917) 940-3353 Lydecker Fine Art (LFA) provides art consulting from a point of view that is informed, engaged, and aimed at successful implementation. LFA focuses on creating projects that are successful, rewarding, and enjoyable collaborations between clients and the LFA staff. Our goal is to meet or exceed expectations by providing art advice within our clients" budget and other limitations, and by choosing artwork they can truly be confident and passionate about.

Lydecker Fine Art advisory services aides in consulting for interior and exterior spaces for large corporations, small offices, hotels, spas, restaurants, healthcare facilities, educational institutions, and private residences. In order to create an exemplary finished space for our clients, the LFA staff will conduct a walk through of the existing space, review floor plans, and discuss the artwork options available. We take pride in the finished product and in the satisfaction of our clients. Lydecker Fine Art offers a variety of services to design an ideal space for our clients. Our services include, but are not limited to:

Evaluation of the space for appropriate placement of art in terms of physical dimensions, effective use of space, and design and safety considerations. Personal interview with decision makers regarding desired image artwork is to project, aesthetics, budget, and timeline. Review of existing collection, if present, to determine which works to sell, donate, reframe, reinstall, etc. Research and selection of artwork from a broad range of national artists, galleries, publishers, auction houses, and private dealers. Supervision of shipping, framing, and installing of artworks.
Robert C. Moeller,III- Works of ArtA service every art collector should consider.A private art curator. Trusted with all aspects of collecting, owning, and caring for fine paintings and works of art for more than 30 years. Please call or write for scope and history of services and references.Tel: (307) 733-9607Fax: (307) 733-9528Email:
NCE Photo - The Itinerant GalleryNCE Photo, the Itinerant gallery, was created by Nathalie Casabo Emprin in 1995 after she opened and directed the photography section of the Suzel Berna Gallery (Antibes, Paris) for six years. is a gallery online dedicated to modern and contemporary photography. Its activities range from sale of original prints, multimedia projects and installations to curatorial activities, lectures of exhibitions. NCE specializes in Finnish photography but it also represents works by Boubat, Clergue, Dieuzaide, Gibson, Crane, among others. She is also Arno Rafael Minkkinen's agent in Europe. The exhibit and sale of NCE's collection 'Metamorphoses' will be on at Bar Floreal from Nov. 13th -Nov. 21st 2001, during Paris Photo fair.
Contact: Nathalie Casabo Emprin391 rue des Pyrénées75020 Paris, FranceTel: 033-0680628280

Paris Art ConsultingBased in Paris since 1989, David Butcher draws on his polyvalent experience - fine art training, museum experience, art historical knowledge (La Sorbonne) and art market research - to provide an integrated approach to art consulting for an international clientele comprising private collectors, museums, art galleries and corporate collections.The difference between Paris Art Consulting and most other art consulting firms lies in our use of advanced Internet and information technologies, while maintaining a personal one-to-one service. Whether you are a major public institution or a budding private collector, the service remains the same: efficient and tailored to meet your needs and budget.Contact: David ButcherParis Art Consulting16 rue Pierre DupontParis France 75010Tel: 33 1 40380488Fax: 33 1 42053942

Elisa Pritzker Studio @ Casa del Arte New YorkConsulting for Artists, Seminars and Curatorial Services. Providing answers, resources and solutions to artists and craft people. All consultations are private and confidential. Ongoing, one-time session or project specific.Contact: Elisa PritzkerTel: (845) 691-5506Fax: (845) 691-6148

Andrea Schaffner-DittlerJapanese woodblock prints, evaluation, consultation & appraisals of Ukiyore and related works of art.Fuerst-Pueckler-Str. 7850933 Köln, Germany.Phone/Fax: ++49-221-940-3823

Thomas & Associates, Inc.Thomas & Associates, Inc., is an innovative firm that offers staffing, consulting and leadership and management training for museums, non-profit organizations and art businesses nationwide. Our exhibition division develops and travel major exhibitions nationally and internationally. For employment opportunities in the arts and to take advantage of our career services, Call 212. 779.7059.

Geri Thomas, PresidentThomas & Associates, Inc.6 East 39th StreetNew York, NY 10016Tel: (212) 779-7059Fax: (212) 779-7096

ARTSEAL: Art ServicesExpert at preparing Galleries, Museum's, Artist's, & Collector's Portfolio's for Presentation and Sale, ARTSEAL offers:
* Shrinkwrap Services* Slipsleeves* Matting* Mounting* Print holders (metal w/wheels)
ARTSEAL is San Francisco's Leading Provider of Shrinkwrap Services to the Art Community. ARTSEAL.com1847 Larkin St. @ Pacific Ave.San Francisco, CA 94109Tel. 1-888-ARTSEALFax: 1-415-567-6884

Are you tired of being disappointed by your framemaker? Would you like to work with friendly people, who are happy to be of service to you? Tired of having to spend your valuable time selecting frames when it could be done for you? Tired of seeing the same designs over and over? Have you decided to find the best frames - hand-carved in real wood, gilded in real gold leaf, with the best finishes - for your paintings? Are you ready for the best service and quality in the business?If you answered yes to any of these questions, you owe it to yourself to try Mayen Olson Framemakers and Gold Leaf Studios. MAYEN OLSON
Contact: Phil Olson20512 Crescent Bay Drive, Suite 100Lake Forest, CA 92630Phone: 949-583-1146Fax: 949-583-1156

Silver Cloud Galleries20 West Ohio St.Chicago, IL 60610 1-800-924-4480 or 312-881-5200
Entering our 30th year in business providing the highest quality customer framing to thedesign,architectural and art dealers/gallery industries, and private clients. We maintaina custom framing salon at 20 West Ohio Street, at State, Near Chicago's Magnificent Mile.We carry Lamarche, Max, Studio, Nei, and Nielsen as well as Andrews, Crescent andBainbridge and all glazing options including AR Museum. 23KT gold leaf, plexiboxes. Weare considered the oversize specialists in Chicago, regularly handling vintage postersand other art up to 72" by 120". Custom mirrors are always available in bevels from nonto 2". Pickup, delivery and installation as well as crating and shipping worldwide. Opensix days. 1-800-924-4480 or 312-881-5200

S O H O PICTURE FRAMING Custom & Archival Framing22k Gold Leaf Hand Finished Fine WoodsOver 3500 StylesExpert Design Quality Service(212) 431-5600 568 Broadway By Appointment Only Est.1977

SUMMIT FRAMESAffordable ready made American Impressionist Frames. Hand carved wood, gold metal leaf finish, seamless corners. Custom sizes also available. Immediate shipping on in stock frames. These elegant frames provide the look and feel of classic early 20th century American Impressionist Frames at a fraction of the cost.
Contact: David Saltzman4304 Twain AvenueSan Diego, CA 92120Tel. (619) 563-8600Fax: (619) 563-8602

Eli Wilner & Company1525 York AveNew York, NY 10028Phone: 212.744.6521Fax: 212.628.0264
Known for: Eli Wilner & Company is committed to giving our clients the best possible service. We pride ourselves on the personal attention we give our clients framing needs. We sell period frames and replicas of our 3000 period frame collection.Other Features: We also offer frame restoration services and frame appraisals. Please visit our website for additional information.


Sophie Macpherson Ltd.Sophie Macpherson Ltd is a recruitment company specializing in the fine art industry. We provide temporary and permanent staff to all types of organizations from Old Master picture dealers to contemporary and photographic galleries, from museums and auction houses to major art centers.

Prior to setting up her recruitment agency, Sophie worked for a leading London art dealer for a number of years. Working in a gallery inevitably shed light on the many other dealers searching for the right staff and of course the throngs of highly qualified people looking to be employed in the art world. During this time she recognized the need for a specialist agency that could link both parties in a discreet, confidential and understanding way.
Sophie Macpherson Ltd. was set up with the idea of providing a more personal, less web based fine art recruitment agency that would adapt its approach to suit the individual needs of her clients and candidates.

Our recruitment services include:
Executive Search & SelectionCuratorial & Exhibition staff including techniciansGallery Administrative Staff such as PAs and Gallery ManagersSkilled Craftsmen & Specialist Workers
66 Charlotte Street, London W1T 4QETel: +44 (0)20 7636 9878Fax: +44 (0)20 7636 9879

Thomas & Associates, Inc.Thomas & Associates, Inc., is an innovative firm that offers staffing, consulting and leadership and management training for museums, non-profit organizations and art businesses nationwide. Our exhibition division develops and travel major exhibitions nationally and internationally. For employment opportunities in the arts and to take advantage of our career services, call 212. 779.7059.

Geri Thomas, PresidentThomas & Associates, Inc.6 East 39th StreetNew York, NY 10016Tel: (212) 779-7059Fax: (212) 779-7096

Light Blue StudioLight Blue Studio specializes in on-site digital photography of paintings and works on paper. Using a better light digital system with fluorescent daylight lamps we produce the highest resolution files for: 4-color separations for printing; photographic prints for presentation; image files for the web.
Timothy Pyle226 East 81st Street, Suite 1BNew York, New York 10028Tel: (212) 988-8065 Slides of ArtI have been making 35 mm slides and 4x5 transparencies for artists, galleries, museums, and publishers, in my studio and on location for over 20 years.
As a fine art photographer, I am intimately familiar with the specific requirements of making high quality documentation for the art world. Excellence can be expected, satisfaction is guaranteed.

Joseph HydeSlides of Art6403 Moyer AvenueBaltimore, Maryland 21206Tel: (410)319-9191

Karen Powelson Fine Art Print ServicesContact: Karen Powelson130 Camino CrucitasSanta Fe, New Mexico 87501Tel: (505) 982-8400

Carol Dabb, Art Consultant: Fine Art ConsultingCarol Dabb Contemporary Fine Art is based on handling all media and art programs, offering quality and personalized service. Serves corporations, businesses, medical, municipal and private individuals Handles all media of contemporary art, both abstract and representational Sales range from fine art prints to originals to sculptures of all scale and price. Specializes in site specific commissions for hard to find pieces Curates and produces exhibitions Assists with other art related services: framing, appraisals, restoration, shipping Contact: Carol Dabb41 Sunkist LaneLos Altos, CA 94022Tel: (650) 941-1907Fax: (650) 948-4019

Novo Arts Inc.Novo Arts Inc. offers a unique range of art services to assist designers, architects, art consultants, corporate and private clientele to solve their aesthetic concerns. Novo Arts Inc. is a fine art consulting firm with a unique image bank that tailors solutions to suit clients' specific tastes and budgets. Whether developing corporate, private, or philanthropic art programs, Novo Arts has a 30-year history of successful creating artistic and inspiring environments.
Please visit our website or call for further information.

Novo Arts Inc. a fine art consulting firm57 East 11th St. FL 10New York, NY 10003Phone: 212-674-3093Fax: 212-979-5381

WiselephantPrint, Mail, Web, Press, Follow-Up, Contacts: Wiselephant
Wiselephant is the only full-cycle marketing company built for the creative arts, and we know what it takes to be successful. Progressive, aggressive, reclusive, inclusive, whatever you work may be, we can help clear the path between you and your audience.
We'll get your work online, contact galleries and announce exhibitions.
Make the most of your web, marketing, postcard, portfolio, and press campaigns. Check out our website or give us a call, and you'll see what 100s of artists already know; getting the help you need at a price that's fair is finally possible with Wiselephant.
WiselephantContact: Jason MoriberTel(NY): 718.625.9258


NURTUREart Non-Profit, Inc."Our name is our mission."
NURTUREart, a tax-exempt, charitable organization, is a source of exhibition opportunities and material support for talented visual artists who currently lack the means to realize their potential and become full-time, self-supporting professionals.
George J. Robinson, Executive Director160 Cabrini Blvd., PH 134New York, NY 10033-1145(212) 795-5566


Business Technology Services, Inc.Business Technology Services, (BTS) has extensive experience helping galleries and artists with their technology needs. From equipping a gallery - to helping artists to make their work visible on the web, BTS offers a variety of ways to help the art world help itself. Need help with your gallery's computers, scanners or e-mail? Looking to upgrade your hardware or software, add databases, and integrate clients/ artwork information? Want a website which is easily managed & updated from the gallery? BTS can make it work. on either Mac or PC platforms or both. For a free on-site technology review & consultation.
Contact: Tom CrimminsTel: (212) 243-9496

WEB DESIGN Jason Stubley Digital ServicesI specialise in professional on-site digital photography for UK fine arts & antique dealers and provide expert help in the online marketing of dealers' stock, including website updates, site design and makeovers.
Jason Stubley40 Trinity RoadN2 8JJ London, UK Tel: 020 8883 6661Mobile: 07803 926987

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