We guide private clients through the process of procurement using many resources including tailored consultations, site and studio visits, private viewings, gallery tours, auctions worldwide, and budgeting strategies. The SZ | Advisory team travels extensively along the circuit of international art fairs, surveying the landscape of several regions regularly.
We demystify the art world for private clients by shedding light onto all aspects of the art market. Pinpointing the best works in a market in which demand outstrips supply requires insider knowledge and contacts.
SZ | Advisory works sincerely to expand our clients' reach by being their ears and eyes. In cultivating an environment of trust and discretion, built on an authentic and genuine passion, SZ | Advisory provides impartial advice, market savvy, and wide-ranging expertise in buying, selling, and collecting art.
We offer strategic advising on art related projects, we develop new corporate art collections and manage existing collections. We curate shared and non-traditional spaces including hotels, lobbies, and corporate galleries. We work with muralists on large scale commissions and we work with established brands looking to activate beautiful retail environments.
SZ | Advisory provides art advisory services to individuals, corporations, attorneys, trust officers, and insurance companies in the areas of collection management, insurance, appraisals, deaccessioning & resale, installation & placement, framing, shipping, auctions, conservation/restoration, market research, and investments.
Our relationship with collectors and institutions allows for quick and discreet placement of works while maximizing full value for the works. We assist with appraisal services compliant with USPAP (Uniform Standards of Appraisal Practice) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for a variety of intended uses, including non-cash charitable contributions (artworks donated to museums/institutions), insurance replacement value, equitable distribution, market value, and estate tax. Upon request, we can handle all aspects of the donation process including locating a donee institution and coordinating transfer of artwork.