The professional transportation and handling of works of art is crucial to the success of a perfect exhibition. With its DHLArts division DHL Trade Fairs & Events offers a fully aligned service to the needs of each individual art object. Since 2001 DHL Trade Fairs & Events assists well-known galleries, auction houses and museums worldwide as their logistics partner for art.

DHLArts offers the following services:

Safe transport “nail-to-nail”:
We develop individual packaging and transport solutions for you – always actively supported by our experienced and trained DHLArts employees. We would also be pleased to provide a comprehensive insurance cover.

Special transponder technology:
Our arts trucks are equipped with sensitive transponders. They permanently control temperature, humidity and location. These transponders are also used in the international airtraffic and measure the acutal data directly at the object and in realtime. With our security technology we are the leading art logistic provider in Europe.

Air-conditioned packaging of exhibits:
We consult you in detail and provide you with individual micro-climate controlled or object crates. We make the packaging fit your needs. We use the appropriate optimal materials, i.e. the DHL ArtCase for easy and safe transport of gallery objects.

Safe handling:
We only work with art packaging experts. During transport special vehicles with air-suspended box-type van bodies are used. We provide individual storage capacities in our Arts Store. As well there is the option to keep your objects in high end art storage facilities which are AXA Art GRASP (Global Risk Assessment Platform) certified.

Guaranteed cost efficiency:
DHLArts excels through a global network providing efficient art transport on all continents. If required we can manage the budget planning and controlling.

Market leader in the art transports in e-commerce:

Auction houses and art dealer in the e-commerce sector are in good hands with us. With our unique systems you get exactly what you need to operate your e-commerce. An individual implementation according to desire takes place in alignment to the good´s values and the art objects.

Benefit from our experience. We consult with you and can provide you a non-binding offer for your next project.