Rentals

 

Art Rental service “TAKE OUT”

Surround yourself with beautiful art!

Already for over 25 years Handworks Gallery enables individuals and corporate clients to enjoy original works of art at an affordable price. We know, as no other, that choosing an artwork is a very personal decision. Our Art Rental service can assist you in making the perfect choice for your home or office. Before deciding if you would like to purchase a certain artwork, why not take advantage of the possibility to rent it first. If you just moved into a new home or office, you can rent art to create the right ambiance. Renting to buy or renting art to rotate your collection, that’s up to you! Renting a piece of artwork for your home has never been easier. Please visit our on-line Art Rental Gallery TAKE OUT at your own convenience to find just the artwork you are looking for that can transform your space. The artwork in our Gallery will change often as new artwork will be added to the on-line Gallery on a regularly basis.

Why rent Artwork? 

 

  • It’s affordable. The TAKE OUT Art Rental service offers individuals and businesses the opportunity to display a wide selection of original East Coast art with a minimum financial obligation.
  • For business or home: fine art can help create a unique and inspired environment.
  • Discover something new: Handworks Gallery has a large selection of art that is always changing.
  • Grow an art collection: Handworks Gallery offers quality fine art and crafts from East Coast Canadian artists.
  • Purchase with confidence: you can experience a work in your own space before you might decide to buy.
  • Keep space dynamic: change art every three months, seasonally, or whenever you are ready for something new.
  • Invest in your community: renting or purchasing art from Handworks Gallery supports East Coast artists.

Art Rental Period and Fees 

Individuals Artwork may be rented for a minimum period of three months at a time up to a maximum of six months. After six months the artwork must be purchased or returned to the Gallery. Our standard rental fee is 4% of the artwork’s purchase price per month. Should you decide to purchase a work at the end of your rental contract, up to a maximum of three months of the rental fees paid will be deducted from the regular purchase price of the artwork.   Businesses For our corporate clients art can be a creative way to engage their clients and employees while supporting the local art community. For corporate clients we offer a rental period of up to 12 months (with a minimum of 3 months). Our standard rental fee is 4% of the artwork’s purchase price per month.

  • rental fees are considered a tax-deductible expense
  • purchased Canadian art is appreciable as a business expense

Should you decide to purchase an artwork at the end of your rental contract, up to a maximum of six months of the rental fees paid will be deducted from the regular purchase price of the artwork. 

Realtor Service

Should you wish to set a client’s home apart from others on the market, you have the option of renting artwork for one month at 12% of the purchase price of the artwork.

HANDWORKS GALLERY MEMBERSHIP*

Want to stay informed and be the first to know about our new artwork?

Become a Handworks Gallery Member today and receive many exclusive benefits:

  • FREE SUBSCRIPTION TO OUR MONTHLY ‘HANDWORKS’ E-NEWSLETTER
  • PREVIEW OF NEW EXHIBITS AND THEREFORE FIRST ONE TO BE ABLE TO PURCHASE NEW ARTWORK
  • RECEIVE AN ISSUE OF THE WONDERFUL ‘ARABELLA’ ART MAGAZINE
  • RECEIVE 10% DISCOUNT ON A YEARLY SUBSCRIPTION TO ‘ARABELLA’
  • YEARLY EVENT @ HANDWORKS, EXCLUSIVE FOR MEMBERS
  • READING BY ARTISTS/ART CONNOISSEURS, EXCLUSIVE FOR MEMBERS

 

Membership categories:

 

  • INDIVIDUAL (FOR YOU AND A GUEST) $35,- PER YEAR

Please visit us at the Gallery to obtain a membership or click here to fill out our online membership form.

 

  • CORPORATE (UP TO 5 EMPLOYEES) $125 PER YEAR

Please visit us at the Gallery to obtain a membership or click here to fill out our online membership form.

 

*Membership to Handworks Gallery is required to rent artworks.

Rental application form

We invite you to visit our on-line TAKE OUT Art Rental Gallery to select an artwork that sparks your interest and best suits your needs. After selecting an artwork please fill out the online rental application form. Please select and complete the proper form to be approved for Art Rental.

Individual Rental Form

Corporate Rental Form

Insurance

The renter is responsible for the artwork while it is on the renter’s premises and agrees to pay for any damages, loss or theft of the rented artwork. By signing a rental agreement, the renter agrees to pay for any loss or damages as a result of transporting, theft or improper care of the piece.