The art newspaper, Post-pandemic, the art market might return to ‘normal’—but do we want it to?
“Coronavirus could compound the trend of reduced international movement, due to increased protectionism, tariffs, etc. As flights are grounded, ‘prices [for art airfreight] are skyrocketing’, says Adam Fields.”
“When purchasing artwork or other items online, keep in mind that shipping services could be impacted on a changing basis due to travel restrictions and other factors. The London and New York-based art logistics company ARTA notes on its March 13 blog, ‘It is extremely difficult for us to secure airfreight for international shipments globally, and prices are extremely high for that limited available space.'”
american journal of transportation, ARTA celebrates five years and 50,000 quotes for its White Glove Logistics platform
“In the last year alone, the company has seen tremendous growth, expanding their partner network over 25 percent and rolling out a number of new solutions to broaden their scope. To celebrate five strong years, ARTA reveals its picks for the top five logistics industry trends we’ll see in the next five years. “
artfix daily, LiveAuctioneers and ARTA announce auction industry’s first integration for streamlined shipping
“‘LiveAuctioneers’ API integration with ARTA reflects our commitment to empowering auction houses with the most innovative technologies that help them operate more efficiently.’ said Phil Michaelson, CEO of LiveAuctioneers.”
THE FUTURE OF SUPPLY CHAIN: A DYNAMO PODCAST, The Origins of Arta Shipping
Santosh spoke with Adam Fields about what inspired him to found ARTA, building an API infrastructure, and striking the right balance between logistics services and technology.
artnet intelligence report, How A.I. Could Reshape the Art Business— Forever
“The future is now. Logistics startup ARTA already offers automated quotes for packing, shipping, and installing artworks in as little as four minutes— a massive advantage over wait times of up to two weeks when a human is tasked with the job. “
aRTTactic podcast, Online art businesses with adam fields
Adam Fields joined art advisor Adam Green on the ArtTactic podcast to speak about the effect of COVID-19 on the art market. He shares what ARTA is seeing from an art shipping perspective, and discusses the several facets of the art world that are now shifting to the digital space.