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Art License Application

On July 17, 2009, Ministry of Culture and Customs General Bureau issued “Provisions on the Management of the Import and Export of Fine Art” to strengthen the administration of the import and export of art and the commercial exhibition of art works, to facilitate cultural exchanges between China and the world.

As per this provision, all art works which imported to china or exported from china to overseas countries,should obtain a Art License first.if the fine art importer or exporter can not provide such Art License,their art works will be in custody by china customs.


Customs Formalities

Smooth and speedy customs facilities are very important to precious objects.It will save time during the whole transit,which will also bring your precious objects more safety and less cost.

ARTCULS is legally registered import-export entity in china.we have export-import right,Quarantine and Inspection right.we are licensed brokers in China.China is big and very special. Importing or exporting from different port,may be different requirements on customs facilities.


Packing and Crating

ARTCULS has been chosen as the long-term Packing and Crating services providers for many galleries, museums, art institutions, auction houses in china.

We deeply understands the utmost importance of the correct packing and crating to the precious art work .We utilize top quality materials,most advanced techniques for packaging. our experienced packing and crating staffs are all fully trained,which will ensure that your precious objects packed properly to withstand handling,shock and vibration during the transit.


Installation and De-installtion

ARTCULS has highly experienced art handlers to provide professional installation and de-installation services for travelling exhibition,art fairs,museums, offices and residence.

Whether it is a single art work or an oversize objects,our team members will handle your precious works with the utmost care and attention to aesthtic details. Our services installation and de-installation services are available in main art center such as Beijing,Shanghai,Guangzhou,Hong Kong…..


Local Transport

Whether local or regional,ARTCULS promises your art works a secure and reliable moving,with the highest standard of fine art services.

Our entire vehicle fleet is specifically designed for fine art transportation:GPS security tracking,air ride,temperature control and lift gates.Whether a small painting,or an oversize sculpture,we have proper vehicles to fulfill your
needs on local or regional transport.


International Shipping

ARTCULS offers a reliable and secure fine art shipping and logistics service around the world. From customs paperwork,to air freight,sea freight,we guarantee a smooth transport for your fine art works.

Our experienced staffs can foresee and plan contingencies that may arise during the transit,they have been all trained on risk management,and can ensure your valued artworks shipped with utmost care all the time,from any location around the world.


Exhibition Logistics

ARTCULS provides a complete art exhibitions service. we serve most major art fairs and traveling exhibitions in china and abroad,e.g. Art Basel HK, Macao art fair, ShContemporary….. from initial planning to packing,transport,customs formalities,installation and de-installation, final return to its origin, our highly experienced exhibition coordinators organize the entire process,which will liberate you from unnecessary trifles.



ARTCULS manages over 6,000 sq ft of high security and climate controlled museum quality storage in Beijing,Shanghai,Guangzhou.

Whether a small single piece or an over-sized art collection,ARTCULS will provide your artwork a secure and climate controlled location.


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It is a pleasant work with ARTCULS.what we need to do is just tell them our requirements.then they will do all the rest.they know the art handling better than anyone in china.From packing and crating to export/import customs,installation and de-installation,free movement between countries.....they always give you a surprise. this is by far the best fine art handling company I met. very impressive!!!
ARTCULS is a trusted partner for your touring exhibition. We are a belgium gallery with office in Shanghai.we have worked with ARTCULS many times.Every year we took part in different art fairs in Shanghai,Beijing and Guangzhou.ARTCULS’ one stop exhibition logistics gets rid of the distractions around us,and allow us more time to focus on business development.
A big thanks to ARTCULS!our oversized painting (3.8m x 3m) arrived in Beijing safely and timely.the packing and crating solution is perfect, providing our painting complete protective cushioning from shock or vibration.the shuttle service from Shanghai to Beijing is faster than we expected.we are very satisfied with ARTCULS.
Ting HeTing HeNew Art Group
Our paintings and sculptures are detained in china customs due to Fine Art import license.we had no idea how to get this license.ARTCULS is a specialist on Fine Art Import handling in china,they have a SOP to apply this.they take all the jobs and makes our import much easier.we highly appreciated the efforts they made.
Peng Xiong HunPeng Xiong HunArtist
Very professional service from beginning to finish. we held an art exhibition in Florece Italy.this is our first time to start such exhibition in overseas countries.ARTCULS is a excellent worker on Fine Art Logistics.their turnkey solutions free us from trivial work.from packing and crating,fine art license application,transport,ATA Carnet customs clearance... Each step went smoothly and our art works have been taken good care.i would definitely recommend their service.
AmyAmyHK Citic int’l art auctions co.,Ltd
Excellent packing and crating service!!!Tailor-made crates are free Fumigated. wrapping materials quality are the best I saw in the market. The art handlers were great,worked carefully and very friendly.My paintings and vases were in good condition during the round trip from Shanghai to Hong Kong.Thank you again for your kind effort.