TERRADA ART STORAGE

Perfection of environmental conditions and of security—these we see as essential for valuable art storage. Storing art is not simply a matter of keeping items safe, but of preserving value—the rarity of the aesthetics, the artist's passion—so that coming generations can equally appreciate the legacy.

FEATURE We carefully store and manage all of our clients' one-of-a-kind, irreplaceable works of art

QUALITY

QUALITY

Temperature at 20℃ (±2℃) and humidity at 50% (±5%) are strictly controlled and maintained all year round for optimal artwork storage. Quake-resistant construction prevents items from falling or sustaining damage in an earthquake.

SECURITY

SECURITY

Surveillance cameras, motion detectors, card keys and 24-hour security enable us to provide strict control over warehouse entry and exit. Clients’ artworks are protected 24 hours a day, 365 days a year through a multi-layer security system and careful monitoring.

SERVICE

TERRADA ART STORAGE

Warehouse TERRADA offers arts storage with highly specialized technology, backed by decades of warehousing expertise. Equipped to store a wide range of art, from paintings to sculptures. We offer spaces with high ceilings, enabling the storage of larger works.

Walk-in Type

Floor space: 2.1 - 9.7 tsubo
Ceiling height: 300 - 380 cm
Monthly storage fee: from 15,000 yen (excl. tax) per 1 tsubo
Deposit value: from 1,500,000 yen (excl. tax) per 1 tsubo
*Deposit value: The maximum liability that can be guaranteed in the event of damage to stored items

Please contact for availability.

Viewing Room

Our artwork storage includes a viewing room offering the same quality environment as the storage itself.
Clients can use this space to check the condition of their artworks and conduct business discussions.

TERRADA ART STORAGE PREMIUM

For those who require an exceptional storage solution, we offer a selection of our premium services, the utmost expertise on art storage.Our storage facility is of equal standard to the National museums and the customer experience and ensuring our clients’ irreplaceable artworks in safe storage is paramount.

  • We have full-time reception staff and art handlers.
  • The storage is fully equipped with facilities for restoration, fumigation, viewing, meeting, and gallery.
  • An elevator exclusive for artwork is available for large works.

Premium Walk-in Type

Recommended for more than 50 works.
(For 72.7×53cm painting)

Floor space: 0.8 - 15 tsubo
Ceiling height: 210 - 580 cm
Monthly storage fee: from 35,000 yen (excl.tax) per 1 tsubo
Deposit value: from 3,500,000 yen (excl.tax) per 1 tsubo
*Deposit value: The maximum liability that can be guaranteed in the event of damage to stored items

Please contact for availability.

Cabinet Type

Recommended for less than 50 works.
(For 72.7×53cm painting)

Size:W 65 cm × D 120 cm × H 135 cm 〜
Monthly storage fee: from 20,000 yen (excl.tax)
Deposit value: from 2,000,000 yen (excl.tax)
For more information
*Deposit value: The maximum liability that can be guaranteed in the event of damage to stored items

Please contact for availability.

TERRADA ART STORAGE ONLINE

We can also store and manage your individual artworks via our online services.

For more information

*Transition to TERRADA ART STORAGE ONLINE

ADDITIONAL SERVICE We provide one-stop solutions for every need associated with art storage

Bonded Warehouse

Bonded Warehouse is available for temporary storage of items shipped from overseas without going through customs procedures. Items stored in the bonded warehouse are tax-exempt. A room for viewing and meeting is also provided.

Art Transportation, Exhibition, Packing

TERRADA ART ASSIST Co., Ltd. was established in April 2016 as an affiliated company of Warehouse TERRADA, in order to correspond to the diversifying global needs. We offer highly convenient services by constructing the system that can deal with tasks of transportation (domestic and overseas), exhibition, storage, packing and restoration of art domestically and overseas in one-stop.

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Art Conservation

Our art storage facilities are also uniquely equipped with our TERRADA CONSERVATION LABORATORY. Our specialists in art restoration are also on hand full-time for various restorations in order to raise the value of artworks and pass them on to future generations. Additionally, the conservation laboratory also contains a world-class photography studio which offers state-of-the-art, high-definition photographs, with X-ray and ultraviolet functions which can assess the condition of delicate artworks.

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Fumigation Facility, Seasoning Room

In order to offer reliable care services adapted to the Japanese climate, our facilities are equipped with a fumigation system to protect art from mold and pest damage and a specialized seasoning room for acclimatizing works to the temperature and humidity levels. Our equipment is on par with that of national museums to provide our clients with the absolute best protection for their art.

FAQ

Q.What are storage conditions like?

Our depository is a warehouse fully equipped with an air-conditioning system that provides strict control over temperature and humidity. This ensures the environment is maintained at levels suitable for storage of artwork year-round (temperature of 20ºC (±2ºC), humidity of 50% (±5%)).

Q.What are your security features?

Surveillance cameras, motion detectors, card keys and 24-hour security enable us to provide strict control over warehouse entry and exit.
*Security measures vary in location. Please contact us for details.

Q.Can I deposit a single item?

We offer TERRADA ART STORAGE under which you can deposit a single item.

Q.Can you also provide transport of artworks?

TERRADA ART ASSIST Co., Ltd. enables us to provide a one-stop service for the storage, transport and display of artworks both in and outside of Japan, a great convenience for clients attempting to expand globally.

Q.What other artwork-related services do you provide?

Other services include an online system for managing the items you have deposited with us and staff to assist in delivery and removal of artwork, as well as artwork appraisal and sales agent services, repair services, and transport even of single items. Clients may also enjoy the use of the viewing room and gallery located inside the warehouse. Feel free to contact us for more information.

Q.What is the procedure for completing a contract?

Contracts can be completed either in person at our office, or by mail.

Q.Can I enter into a contract even if I do not live in Japan?

Yes. Please contact us for details.

Q.What do I need to complete a contract?

For customers requesting a personal contract, please have the following items on hand:

– Personal identification (printed with the address that will appear on the contract);
– A valid credit card used for the payment
* As proof of identification, a driver’s license or a health insurance card (printed with the address that will appear on the contract) is recommended. In case a passport is used as identification, a receipt of utility bill (issued within the past three months) or a copy of a resident card is also required.

For customers requesting a corporate contract, please have the following items on hand:

Credit card payment: a valid credit card used for this payment
Bank transfer: bank account details and the registered bank seal

Q.How are payments made?

As a general rule, we only accept credit card payments.
* The credit card in use must be valid in Japan for continuous payment withdrawals.
* Debit card payment is not available.
* Bank transfer is also available for corporate clients. Please contact us for further details.

Q.How long are your contracts?

Contracts and cancellations are on a monthly basis. Pro-rated terms are not available. For short-term use for up to three months, contact us in advance.

Q.Is insurance coverage provided?

While a certain amount of coverage, in line with the amount you pay in storage fees, is included, we recommend taking out a separate property insurance policy for high-value artworks. If you wish, we can assist with a policy in conjunction with our partner insurance firm.

Q.How large is the elevator?

It is available for large works. Please see the following for the detailed size of the elevator.

W(cm) D(cm) H(cm) Frontage(cm)
Tennoz1 560 190 250 560×250
Tennoz2 270 600 300 270×300
Yokohama hazawa 250 350 240 250×240

Your artwork may not pass through the route to your storage, even though your artwork complies with the elevator size. Please contact us when you plant to store large artworks.

Q.What are storage conditions like?

Our depository is a warehouse fully equipped with an air-conditioning system that provides strict control over temperature and humidity. This ensures the environment is maintained at levels suitable for storage of artwork year-round (temperature of 20ºC (±2ºC), humidity of 50% (±5%)).

Q.Can I deposit a single item?

We offer TERRADA ART STORAGE under which you can deposit a single item.

Q.What other artwork-related services do you provide?

Other services include an online system for managing the items you have deposited with us and staff to assist in delivery and removal of artwork, as well as artwork appraisal and sales agent services, repair services, and transport even of single items. Clients may also enjoy the use of the viewing room and gallery located inside the warehouse. Feel free to contact us for more information.

Q.Can I enter into a contract even if I do not live in Japan?

Yes. Please contact us for details.

Q.How are payments made?

As a general rule, we only accept credit card payments.
* The credit card in use must be valid in Japan for continuous payment withdrawals.
* Debit card payment is not available.
* Bank transfer is also available for corporate clients. Please contact us for further details.

Q.Is insurance coverage provided?

While a certain amount of coverage, in line with the amount you pay in storage fees, is included, we recommend taking out a separate property insurance policy for high-value artworks. If you wish, we can assist with a policy in conjunction with our partner insurance firm.

Q.What are your security features?

Surveillance cameras, motion detectors, card keys and 24-hour security enable us to provide strict control over warehouse entry and exit.
*Security measures vary in location. Please contact us for details.

Q.Can you also provide transport of artworks?

TERRADA ART ASSIST Co., Ltd. enables us to provide a one-stop service for the storage, transport and display of artworks both in and outside of Japan, a great convenience for clients attempting to expand globally.

Q.What is the procedure for completing a contract?

Contracts can be completed either in person at our office, or by mail.

Q.What do I need to complete a contract?

For customers requesting a personal contract, please have the following items on hand:

– Personal identification (printed with the address that will appear on the contract);
– A valid credit card used for the payment
* As proof of identification, a driver’s license or a health insurance card (printed with the address that will appear on the contract) is recommended. In case a passport is used as identification, a receipt of utility bill (issued within the past three months) or a copy of a resident card is also required.

For customers requesting a corporate contract, please have the following items on hand:

Credit card payment: a valid credit card used for this payment
Bank transfer: bank account details and the registered bank seal

Q.How long are your contracts?

Contracts and cancellations are on a monthly basis. Pro-rated terms are not available. For short-term use for up to three months, contact us in advance.

Q.How large is the elevator?

It is available for large works. Please see the following for the detailed size of the elevator.

W(cm) D(cm) H(cm) Frontage(cm)
Tennoz1 560 190 250 560×250
Tennoz2 270 600 300 270×300
Yokohama hazawa 250 350 240 250×240

Your artwork may not pass through the route to your storage, even though your artwork complies with the elevator size. Please contact us when you plant to store large artworks.

ACCESS

TENNOZ

Types

Premium Walk-in type and Cabinet type

Address

2-6-10, Higashishinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo

Opening Hours

10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Closed

Mondays, National holidays and Year-end/New-Year holiday period

Contact

+81(0)3 5439 5917

Access

4 minute walk from Tokyo Waterfront Area Rapid Transit Rinkai Line “Tennoz Isle Station” B Exit
5 minute walk from Tokyo Monorail Haneda Airport Line “Tennoz Isle Station” Central Exit

Parking

Available

YOKOHAMAHAZAWA

Types

Walk-in type

Address

843, Hazawa-cho, Kanagawa-ku, Kanagawa

Opening Hours

9:00 AM – 5:30 PM

Closed

open all year round

Access

8 minute walk from Soutetsu Shin-yokohama Line or JP Line “Hazawa Yokohama Kokudai Station”
At JR Line “Yokohama Station ” West Exit, take a bus for “Kozuki Station” from Terminal 8 of Sotetsu Bus and walk for 11 minutes.

Parking

Available

OTHER SERVICES

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