ICEFAT is an official, worldwide democratic organization representing 70 of the finest independent art transportation firms from 33 countries. Each member specializes in handling and shipping works of art, artifacts and antiquities for museums, galleries and dealers, corporate and private collectors and the premier auction houses.
See a complete membership list and contact info for the companies here.
L.A. Packing, Crating and Transport’s fine art handling services include making custom crates for a wide range of objects including, paintings, sculptures, antiques, film props, and architectural models. All crates are custom built, from simple to the most complex, and are painstakingly designed and constructed to assure maximum protection during transport or storage. A recent crating project involved building custom crates with drawers for a Robert Therrien Plate Stack, which were shipped from Los Angeles to London for an exhibition.
Feirexpo, based in Portugal and owned by Rangel Group, has a highly experienced and specialized team who respond to the most ambitious challenges, managing the logistics of artwork to anywhere in the world. As a national reference, Feirexpo has won the trust of major museums, art galleries, collectors, art centers and cultural foundations. Feirexpo offers a complete range of services such as packing, crating, transporting, storing and installing fine art. For almost 20 years, its dynamic team carefully plans and coordinates all projects, using the right materials and transport solutions, ensuring safe handling for each artwork.
Tandem Lagerhaus und Kraftverkehr Kunst GmbH:
Tandem Lagerhaus und Kraftverkehr Kunst GmbH is all about the art. Tandem services various galleries, auction houses, art collectors, corporate collections, and museums. Whether its everyday business or groundbreaking projects, Tandem supports their clients’ every need. Tandem handles every aspect and detail of each task; they are committed to fulfill every one of their clients’ wishes. This allows clients to concentrate on what’s important: their creativity and ideas, which are essential to art appreciation. With staff in Cologne and Berlin, Tandem serves all the major art centers in Germany and Western Europe. Their warehouse offers plenty of storage space: 6.000 square meters that allows safe and secure storage.
Meet our newest ICEFAT member Loomis Artcare from Kloten/Switzerland (formerly known as Via Mat)! Welcome to the team!
Art Shipping International:
Thanks to Art Shipping International’s excellent work we now can see the world through the eyes of French artists from the 18th century. The “From Watteau to David” exhibit is on display at the Petit Palais in France, which houses the collection of more than 200 of 18th century pieces. ASI’s mission is to guarantee that each one of their client’s needs are met with exceptional fine art handling and transportation services. ASI’s dedication to their work shines through in every task; this exhibition in France is no exception.
“ODIN OWNS YOU ALL!” was a battle cry shouted by the Vikings to ensure victory. Thanks to ICEFAT members Museumspartner , @Edict S.L., and RNTRANS – Actividades Transitárias, S.A. these legendary warriors were able to sail again at Museu de Marinha in Lisbon, Portugal.
N. Leigh Transporte de Arte:
N. Leigh Transporte de Arte in coordination with the Mexican Embassy in Peru and MALI Museum, successfully handled the exhibition “Orozco, Rivera y Siqueiros. Modernidad en México, 1910-1966”. The exhibition portrayed the three greatest Mexican artists of the beginning of 20th Century, confirming once again we are the leaders in art handling in Peru.
Maurice Ward is Ireland’s leading Art Handling, Transport and Shipping Company seen here moving a 13th Century Tau Cross from the West of Ireland for exhibition in the Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin. Maurice Ward Art Handling Division’s experience moving rare and unique art works, coupled with our world wide reach means that precious objects are surrounded by 360 degrees of care. Image includes: our Director, Mary McLoughlin, Senior Art Technician, Antoinette Emoe along with our crew. Also included is Irish Artist Sean Lynch and Curator from Douglas Hyde Gallery, Trinity College, Michael Hill. Maurice Ward Art Handling.
Mithals India is one of the leading logistics providers in India and a proud member of #ICEFAT providing art logistics services to artists, galleries, and museums across India.