Catherine Asquith Art works collaboratively with the design sector (interior designers & decorators, property stylists, architects and building project managers) providing art consultancy services and advice, with a tailored approach to each and every brief.

Catherine Asquith Art can assist with the acquisition of artwork by way of a vast and reputable gallery, artist and private dealer network, whilst providing an unbiased but informed selection of high quality artworks. 

In addition, Catherine Asquith Art can provide access to a wide range of ancillary services inclusive of photographers, art installers, framers, and conservators.

All projects are handled with discretion and confidentiality in addition to timely management and delivery.

SOURCING THE ARTWORK: PROCESS

Conceptual Development
At the first stage of the project, Catherine Asquith Art:

  • collaborates closely with the different parties to the project (client, project manager, interior designer) to develop the concept and ideas;

  • discusses budget and advises accordingly;

  • develops the concept for integrating art into the design, and provides an assessment of required artworks (number, composition style, medium, dimensions).

Selection
With details to hand the next stage of the brief comprises:

  • selection of images based on the concept and assigned budget, for the client's approval;

  • presentation of the overall artwork design documentation inclusive of a schedule of artworks and location plans;

  • provision of image reference, and samples (if required) as an indication of style, subject and medium.

Procurement
Once the brief is agreed upon, the next stage comprises:

  • sourcing and/or commission of artworks via galleries, artist representatives and/or artists directly to ensure the conceptual direction is adhered to;

  • coordinate final production of artworks (whether sourced or commissioned) to ensure quality and aesthetics are to standard;

  • oversee the shipping/delivery /freighting of artworks and confirm receipt; and

  • if required, assist with managing payments to artists, galleries, agencies and suppliers.

Installation
At the final stage, Catherine Asquith Art manages in concert with the client:

  • coordination with artists and contractors, the installation of all artworks;

  • supervises the handling of all artworks, on site; and

  • inspects and ensures the correct and appropriate lighting  and display of all artworks. 

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