Art Consultancy and Valuations

"Lizzie has been a great supporter of Modern Art Oxford for many years and we have been delighted to draw on her considerable expertise in our Collecting Contemporary Art programmes.  Lizzie is knowledgable about the market, with extensive experience in valuation work, and is one of the most approachable people we know.  I have no hesitation in recommending her experience and skills to collectors."  Paul Hobson, Director, Modern Art Oxford.

 

VALUATIONS

Our Director, Lizzie Collins, is an experienced valuer in 20th Century art, as a previous auctioneer and specialist for Christies and Bonhams.  We are able to provide formal valuations for insurance, probate or family division.  We have a large network of contacts and are able to impartially advise on your art collection and make introductions as necessary.

 

ART CONSULTANCY

Whether you are a first time collector, seasoned connoisseur, private individual, business or institution, we are able to act as a personal curator and provide a vetting service for works you may be interested in purchasing.  We can source work on your behalf and advise on the works already in your collection.  We are able to provide a cataloguing and inventory service and can also advise on the conservation, framing and installation of your art.

CORPORATE ART

Art in a business environment is a powerful tool of non verbal communication that can be used to reinforce the values and ethos of a company.  Art can play an important role for companies in their marketing, branding and communications. When used strategically, art can have a powerful impact.  At Zuleika Gallery we understand the role art has to play in a business envinroment and are able to help companies develop strategies for their visual messaging through art.  We are able to select and site art that not only improves the workplace environment, and wellbeing of staff, but can also a make dynamic visual impact and deliver a strong branding message.  Our Director, Lizzie Collins is also the curator for the Art Programme at the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford.

SITE SPECIFIC PROJECTS

We are happy to advise on purchasing art for specific location, whether private or public.  We have experience in both the private and public realms and are happy to travel in order to discuss your requirements in situ.


SELLING

Whether you are looking to sell a single work or a collection we can advise on the best way to proceed.  We can consult on your behalf with external advisors and valuers if appropriate in order to get the best possible sale price.

 

PRIVATE SALES/CONSGINMENT

We take work on consignment and are also able to broker private sales on behalf of our clients.  We welcome enquiries regarding offering work on consignment through Zuleika Gallery or can advise on selling at auction.  

 

"Lizzie has a thorough and current knowledge of the art market and was a huge help in advising me on downsizing a private collection.  Her approach to business is straightforward, honest and realistic - refreshing!"  Private Collector, Oxfordshire