Art Exhibition, Museum, Gallery and Dealer

Art Insurance

Art exhibition insurance for museums, companies, galleries and dealers

Highworth Insurance specialise in covering the art insurance market. In addition, to assisting private collectors we also offer; museum insurance, art gallery insurance and art dealer insurance. Alongside products such as art exhibition insurance, we can also insure companies wishing to display art at their premises.

At Highworth Insurance we understand that art is designed to be seen and enjoyed. Whether you are a private collector wishing to display treasured works at home, a private/public gallery or exhibition, or a business willing to display a valuable installation on your premises, at Highworth Insurance we can find a competitive art insurance solution, designed to help you to enjoy and share art with confidence.

With numerous specialist schemes at our disposal, we offer cover for most sectors of the art market including:

  • Art Exhibition insurance
  • Museum insurance
  • Art gallery insurance
  • Art dealer insurance
  • Art auctioneer insurance
  • Insurance for companies wishing to display art
  • Private collector insurance

Art exhibition insurance, as well as many of our art insurance policies, are tailored to suit our client’s requirements. Our range of policies can also include the following aspects of coverage depending on the policy you choose:

We can provide cover for:

  • Stock that is for sale
  • Stock owned by you but not for sale
  • Pieces held in trust
  • Works in transit
  • Art for sale at auction

Business interruption
Damage at your premises or to property, the accidental failure of electricity, gas or water for over 24 hours and other unforeseen circumstances, can seriously disrupt business. Highworth Insurance can insure against loss of revenue or the increase cost of working for an agreed period, triggered by a wide range of circumstances including those listed above.

We can provide cash cover for up to £5,000, alongside protection for up to £250,000 of non-negotiable money such as credit card vouchers and cheques.

Personal Assault
We can provide cover for you, members of your family, employees and volunteers under your direct control, in the event of a robbery or attempted robbery. Depending on the nature of injury, cover is available for up to £10,000 or £100 per week for 104 weeks.

Liability Insurance
Highworth Insurance’s specialist cover can include a range of liability insurance such as: Public Liability Insurance (injury to persons and loss or damage to property), Employers Liability Cover (legal liability up to £10m for injuries to employees) and Products Liability (legal liability through the sale or supply of goods in the UK).

Defective title
Covers for the lack of defective title in stock

Private Collectors
We have a range of options and policies available, including museum insurance and art dealer insurance. Our specialist advisors can advise on the most suitable policy for you, such as inclusion within as high value home policy or through standalone cover, independent of a home insurance policy.

Please be aware that not all options are available on all policies. Please carefully check your policy summary and policy wording for the exact cover available for your circumstances. Our experienced team of UK based advisors are always happy to assist you with this or with any questions you may have regarding art exhibition insurance or insurance for the wider art market.

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01202 937430

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Our specialist advisors will be happy to help with any questions you may have.

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