Elite’s Facility and Art Management Services
Elite Shelter Rock Arts is under the TSA Certified Cargo Screening Standard Security Program, which affords clients a trust-worthiness in transporting cargo on passenger aircrafts which allows for a faster delivery. We offer the highest level of security by Tyco with 24hr closed circuit monitoring, hypersensitive 3M Fire Alarm and motion detectors. Our warehouse stores archival collections, fine design, sculptures, fine art, furniture, antiques, etc. At Elite, we foresee the challenges that certain artwork may face in its tong-term care, therefore offering an array of services to accommodate the needs of each client’s collection.
From artwork to dimensions, to materials, to the hands of our expert craters, packers and installers – we work with our clients to both establish and optimize the security of their collections, providing different packing methods with the integration of specialized hardware, since all works of art has its own unique specifications.
We provide a wide range of packing and crating services from a single piece of artwork to an entire exhibition, using the most advanced packing and crating techniques in the industry with the highest quality materials. At Elite our creative team are readily available to build and create the following:
- Rigging, hoisting and wire management
- In-house and onsite packing and assembly
- Unpacking and placement
- Archival soft-packing
- Basic and Skeleton crates
We offer Concierge Storage of your Collection. The secure facility incorporates the highest level of security offered by ADT with 24-Hr closed circuit monitoring, hypersensitive 3M Fire Alarm, heat sensors and motion detection.
Our trucking division transports locally, throughout the tri-state area and regionally on a daily basis. Our trucks are radio dispatched for a faster, more efficient pickup and delivery service. Our entire fleet is equiped with climate control, air ride suspensions and GPS tracking systems. We offer collections and deliveries in the New York City Metropolitan and Tri-State Area. We also offer national transportation.
Our trained technicians have extensive experience with contemporary installation techniques and are familiar with installing multi parts and oversized artwork including custom hardware.
Packing and Crating Services
We build custom travel crates, standard crates, suspension crates, slat crates, travel frames and museum quality crates for all forms of fine art. All our crating is done on-site and we provide a wide range of packing and crating services for any size collection, from a single piece of artwork to an entire exhibition. We use the most advanced packing and crating techniques in the industry with the highest quality materials.
Custom-designed to Protect
When it comes to transporting art assets the importance of using quality, museum-grade crating cannot be underestimated. Every packing and crating solution — from the simplest to the most complex — is custom-designed and constructed to guarantee the maximum protection of the art inside. Our specialists combine their extensive knowledge with the most sophisticated materials and technologies to develop the most effective solutions for your art transportation needs.
Shipping – Domestic and International
We offer door to door or door to airport domestic shipping services at competitive rates.
INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING VIA AIR AND OCEAN FREIGHT
We also offer door to door or door to airport international shipping services at very competitive rates. Shipping artwork across international borders should not be an overwhelming experience. We handle all the details and coordinate, so that we can guarantee the safety of your art collection during transit.
Project and Collection Management
Our 30 Years of experience in managing Art Collections is a resource from which our clients can draw. We can advise you on how to manage your collection from a single piece of artwork to an entire exhibition.
Using established best practices we can manage everything ranging from conservation to complex moves, to database management and documentation of collections for insurance puposes.
Our viewing room lends itself for inspection, photographic display, measuring, designing and customizing layout.
Here at Elite, we facilitate secure and discreet handle-in inspections and viewing of your shipment(s) and artwork, including photography with professional condition reports.
HOST YOUR EVENT!
Here at Elite, we offer to assist in the planning and organizing of your event, allowing for a smooth stress-free event planning experience. We provide the following services:
- An art exhibition and/or opening with wine, fruit and cheese
- Private viewing for art dealers and their clients
- An art gallery presentation for students ages 7- 18, with photographs and possible write up in local newspaper.
- Fashion show for high school graduates who are in pursuit of fashion design.
- Private fashion shows for upcoming fashion designers seeking to launch their designs.
- Deliver work from an off-site location if not stored with Elite Shelter Rock Arts.
- Inhouse technical support team to install artwork or couture needed for your event.