Your art is in safe hands. Martinspeed is the specialist of choice for many of the world’s most ardent collectors of fine art, whether private individuals or internationally renowned institutions, museums and galleries.
As an acknowledged authority on the movement, storage and installation of everything from Old Masters to contemporary installations, we offer our clients transportation and care for their artwork anywhere in the world. For over 40 years owners, artists, museums and dealers alike have been entrusting their art to us, secure in the knowledge that our expertise is matched only by our discreet, professional service.
Martinspeed has over 140 highly trained staff, many of whom have independently pursued qualifications in art, art history or art appreciation, all working at the highest level to ensure customer satisfaction. Based in the same headquarters for the past 30 years, we have five separate storage facilities, all within easy reach of central London. We specialise in the storage, packing and casing, installation, transport, bonded warehousing and import and export of fine art and luxury goods – any time, any location and at any scale. Our transport facilities are second to none, with a fleet of state-of-the-art vehicles, while our airport service offers special courier facilities with full air-side and tarmac supervision.
Responsive, discreet and renowned for our attention to detail, Martinspeed is constantly looking for new and appropriate ways of handling our clients’ art. Our business is more than simply moving something from A to B, it’s about trust, reliability and safeguarding that artwork while in our care.
Under the leadership of our Chairman, Simon Sheffield, and myself, the whole team is ready to meet your requirements.
Chris Kneale, Managing Director