News and Insights from the World of Fine Art Logistics.
We like to post industry news and insights here about who we are working with and some of the artists work we are shipping. We also touch upon local and international art news that we have found interesting. If there is a topic that you’d like us to write about, please drop us a line and we’ll add it to the list of upcoming posts.
Fine art logistics specialists for over 35 years.
Isca Fine Art is a division of Isca Forwarding Ltd. We’ve spent almost four decades working with artists, galleries, exhibitions and private collectors. Comprised of a team of logistics specialists, we have unrivalled expertise in packing and shipping consignments all around the world.
Looking Back At 2018 2018 was a busy and exciting year for Isca Fine Art. We visited lots of galleries around the South West to talk about their packing and shipping requirements and discuss the services we offer. This meant getting to see some of the best of the...read more
Fine Art Shipping Myth Busting. There are plenty of concerns and problems people associate with shipping fine art and antiques. It is important to ensure the art is packed and shipped correctly adhering to rules and regulations in the receiving country. This does not...read more
Isca Fine Art vs Using a Courier Direct. I often speak to artists and gallery owners who send their artwork directly with a courier service. There are some benefits to going directly with a courier; this could be being able to offer you a discounted rate,...read more
When you are thinking about shipping fine art whether that is an antique, a painting or a sculpture there are many ways you can go about the process. However when you are new to shipping the process can be confusing and daunting which is why it is important to find a...read more
As a Devon based company I have the wonderful job of visiting locations across Devon to see customers and galleries based all over the county. If you are looking to visit beautiful towns with a vibrant art scene and wonderful galleries to see the local art then here...read more
A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of meeting Adam Edsall the proprietor of White Sails Gallery in Dartmouth. I was on a routine visit popping into galleries we already work with and into a few galleries that could be potential new customers. White Sails was one of...read more
Top 5 Interesting Jobs We have so many great pieces of art, wonderful sculptures and interesting antiques that we have packed and shipped for customers, it was a real challenge to pick 5 jobs that we found interesting and shows the variety of items we get to deal with...read more
Remembering Wildlife This year I personally have noticed an increase in awareness about protecting wildlife and in particular the dwindling numbers of Gorilla’s in the world. Some of you may be aware that Ellen DeGeneres turned 60 this year and one of her gifts was...read more
Having visited a number of artists and galleries over the last few months I have come to realise that much like my own experience of starting a career in importing, exporting and courier services, artists, galleries and sculptors can find the terminology and process...read more
Typically we blog about Visual Art that we can pack in a box and ship around the world but today I wanted to wave the flag for Devon. Last night’s Oscar ceremony saw the success of two Devon born individuals winning the coveted Oscar. Roger Deakins renowned...read more