ART to move

organises the transport & handling of art objects and valuables

We work for: auction houses |+| galleries|+| private collectors |+| museums|+| carriers|+| cultural projects … and all others wishing to move valuable and fragile items.


Rosemarie Beuth and Sonja Esser are ART to move
ART to move has been arranging comprehensive shipping services for art objects since 2001. Unique in Germany and Europe, ART to move handles all operations associated with the transport of art objects.

With many years of professional experience in transporting and dealing in art, company directors Rosi Beuth and Sonja Esser represent the agency exclusively in all agency matters.

Take advantage of ART to move’s network
The transport and moving of art is unique.
It calls for a selected team of service providers and demands reliable and experienced control and supervision. ART to move knows how to pull the strings.


We get your art moving

Obligation-free comparison of tenders:
We procure tenders for the transport of your art objects from national & international carriers, packaging specialists, customs agents and our insurer.
Obligation-free compilation of tendersg:
We evaluate the tenders according to your requirements. In this way, you obtain the optimal configuration and recommendation of required services; alternative cost and time schedules are presented.
ART to move is neutral and co-operates with service providers on a commission-free basis:
Lump sum charges for our services appear seperately listed.
The control and supervision of your intended transport project:
As the sole point of contact for all your concerns, we take care of communications with all parties involved: service providers, sender, recipient, third parties. We instruct service providers and communicate all necessary information. We control and monitor every step, providing status reports for our clients. Irrespective of the number of service providers involved – ART to move included – you receive an itemised and audited invoice.


We know our partners




Customs issues

Installation & assembly tasks


Satisfied clients worldwide

Our clients (selection only*)
Christie’s Deutschland GmbH
Van Ham Kunstauktionen, Köln
Auktionshaus Michael Zeller, Lindau
International Auctioneers, CH-Genf
Adolf Würth GmbH & Co. KG / Museum Würth, Künzelsau
Mönchehaus Museum für moderne Kunst, Goslar
Akademie der bildenden Künste, München
NRW KULTURsekretariat, Wuppertal
Häusler Kulturmanagement GmbH, München
Curators GmbH, München
zeitsprung. Kontor für Geschichte, Frankfurt
Gordian Weber Kunsthandel, Köln
Johnen Galerie, Berlin
Thole Rotermund Kunsthandel, Hamburg
Galerie Ruzicska, A-Salzburg
Galerie Klüser, München
Galerie Stefan Röpke, Köln
Kicken, Berlin
Timothy Taylor Gallery, London
Sammlung Goetz, München
Ketterer Kunst, München
BAT Campus Galerie / Kulturpartner, Bayreuth
Anna Maria Jagdfeld / AMJ Design, Berlin
Stadt Wetzlar / Kulturamt
Arp Museum, Rolandseck

*For reasons of discretion, we decline to name private collections and certain institutions.

ART to move

beuth & esser gbr
melchiorstr. 29
d-50670 cologne


rosemarie beuth | sonja esser
phone: +49 (0)221.270 724 0
fax: +49 (0)221.270 724 10