- Fully Comprehensive for hire and reward commercial van insurance.
- Artworks insured in transit up to £50,000 in transport.
- Public Liability insurance up to £2,000,000.
Strapping - Blankets - Skates - Foam Blocks - Plasterzote Foam - At hand on all jobs.
Wrapping service available on request.
- Bubble wrap, Acid free paper, blue foam corners and edge foam available.
Luton Van Hire available on request and from Watts Van Hire, Nottingham. Details here.
Quotes are bespoke to each jobs and depends on Locations, tolls and Congestion Charges.
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Established in March 2015 by director Alexander Wallis, Van Haulin, has become the East Midlands leading art transportation company delivering secure, door to door, international art transport that ranges from nationwide galleries to artist led spaces and emerging artists.
Alexander Wallis, trained as an artist at Loughborough University before exploring his art practice at multiple artist led galleries in the East Midlands. Using the experience of working in galleries as a technician, developing his own art practice, Alex, has the sensibilities needed to care for artworks and to respond to artists' and galleries specific needs and requirements.
"I have worked with Alex for several years now on national and international transport for my projects. He is always reliable, careful and excellent at what he does. His advice and knowledge is always appreciated. It has been a pleasure to work with him." - John Newling, John-newling.com
"We have used Van Haulin’ since 2015 for jobs small and large, and have always been happy with the service provided"
- Niki Russell, Primary Nottingham weareprimary.org
"The National Centre for Craft & Design has been working with Alex Wallis since he began his business. Alex is a reliable, flexible and professional art courier. Alex frequently works with our artists as well as other partnership venues and we're always confident that he will act responsibly and professionally."
- Bryony Windsor, The National Centre for Craft & Design nccd.org.uk
"Van Haulin' have provided excellent art handling and transportation services to FACT for a number of our major exhibitions, and we are always pleased with the fast, friendly, and reliable service."
- Charlotte Horn, FACT Liverpool fact.co.uk
"I find Alex to be a steady hand when it comes to handling transport. He cares about what he does, is diligent, trustworthy, and a great communicator. Highly recommended"
- Tristan Hessing, director, One Thoresby Street tristanhessing.co.uk
“Alex always provides an excellent service, efficiently covering our broad spectrum of transportation requirements. He is reliable, very personable, and excellent with our exhibitors. I look forward to working with Alex for years to come!”
- Tom Godfrey boningtongallery.co.uk
"Van Haulin are a very reliable and efficient Art Courier. Alex provides an excellent service and is very professional."
- Joe Jubb, Ruthin Centre for Craft & Design
"Reliable, local and easy going - Alex is the driver I trust with my work"
- Yelena Popova, Artist
“We have been regular users of van haulin’ for our art transit requirements at The Gallery, and would heartily recommend them”
- Hugo Worthy, The Gallery DMU thegallery.dmu.ac.uk
“Van Haulin came recommended to us when we found ourselves in a fix with little time to collect 17 artworks all located in different locations from Newcastle to London. Alex not only managed to collect all the works with very little notice but he helped us put together the complex timetable of collections. He is an expert handler and experienced working with the peculiarities of art galleries and artists. His fee was very reasonable and he will be our go to man with a van from now on.”
- Susan Sherrit, The Harley Gallery harleygallery.co.uk
"On a recommendation from contacts in the museum sector, Nottingham Lakeside Arts has been contracting Alex Wallis to transport contemporary art for its exhibitions over the last 12 months. Alex provides an efficient and professional service; his quotes are extremely competitive and represent very good value for money."
- Neil Walker, Lakeside Arts, lakesidearts.org.uk