Art Desk

Sometimes passion for art results in need of possession. A work of art may not only raise ones spirits but could also be a material asset. Investing in art requires making many decisions, from selecting a proper object to structing a transaction. One may also support art in different ways, including through art commissions or partnerships with art institutions.

We offer tailor-made solutions for both passionate art lovers and temperate art investors in order to ensure full legal titles to and tax efficient ownership of artworks. We also assist in art related initiatives, from commissioning art to establishing cooperation with art institutions

How we can help

We provide legal advice, structure transactions, draft documentation and negotiate agreements, both on the domestic market and abroad, in cooperation with reputable law firms. Our team comprises lawyers both solely dedicated to our art desk and from all main practice areas. Therefore, apart from advising on specific art related matters, we can also assist in general commercial, financing, tax and corporate issues.

Our services include

Advising on art acquisitions.

Structuring art investment transactions.

Arranging of private art commission projects.

Assisting in partnerships with art institutions.

Advising on exploitation of art related IP rights.

Assisting in establishment of art foundations.

Advising on art related issues in succession planning.

Examining artworks as collateral in financing deals.

Advising on transactions involving artbacked securities.

Contact us

Wojciech Szczepaniak

Chairman, Partner More

Łukasz Karpiesiuk

Partner More