Storage

At UOVO, we understand that each collection is unique and may have specialized needs that require a bespoke solution. We offer three levels of climate-controlled storage options to accommodate collections of all sizes and contents.

  • Level 1: Temperature controlled
  • Level 2: Temperature and humidity controlled
  • Level 3: Specialized climate

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Private Rooms

Museum racking in a private storage room at UOVO
Museum racking in a private storage room at UOVO

Starting as small as 50 square feet, our private rooms are completely customizable. Our in-house experts will help plan a maximally efficient storage space with lighting, racking, flooring, and climate best suited to your collection’s conservation needs.  Our private rooms are ideal for clients who prefer frequent and direct access to their collection.

Concierge Storage

Fine Art in Crate Stored in Custom Racking in UOVO Private Room

Our most cost-effective storage option, concierge storage has been optimized for storing a wide range of objects, including fine art, antiques, design, fashion, furniture, instruments, monumental sculpture and more.  Ideal for clients with frequently changing inventory or temporary storage needs, concierge storage is exclusively  managed by our expert art handling team, who can assist with every step of transporting, packing  and servicing your collection.

Custom Solutions

At UOVO, we find solutions for collections whose requirements are complex and challenging. Our private rooms can be outfitted to serve your needs with bespoke racking systems, custom lighting and flooring, cold storage, viewing walls, and work spaces. Let us help you find the right solution for your collection’s present needs and future legacy.

Facilities

A floor of private storage rooms
A floor of private storage rooms

UOVO is the premier provider of art storage and services with over 750,000 square feet of storage space across 7 locations. Our facilities are constructed for the sole purpose of storing art and archival collections, including antiques, fine design, fashion, furniture, instruments, manuscripts and more. All UOVO locations are protected by a custom security system and rigorous environmental monitoring, using the most advanced and innovative technology in the industry. Additionally, UOVO screens cargo under the TSA’s Certified Cargo Screening Standard Security Program.

Long Island City

UOVO Long Island City
An aerial view of UOVO Long Island City
The main corridor at UOVO Long Island City, featuring four private viewing rooms
The main corridor at UOVO Long Island City, featuring four private viewing rooms
The lobby of UOVO Long Island City
The lobby of UOVO Long Island City
Our flagship facility is the first purpose built art storage facility in New York City. Adjacent to the Queensborough Bridge, UOVO Long Island City offers unparalleled convenience.

Features

  • 280,000 square feet of fully climate-controlled storage
  • Private room and concierge storage options
  • 4 fully enclosed loading docks and 5 covered loading docks capable of accommodating 53-foot tractor trailers
  • 5 viewing rooms and on-site conservation studio
  • Private meeting rooms, work spaces, and client café
  • 24/7 UL AA rated security system reporting directly to a central station
  • Digital inventory system with barcode scanners and iPhone integration
  • Two freight elevators each capable of carrying 9 tons
  • Two emergency generators
  • Certified  to screen cargo under TSA’s Certified Cargo Screening Standard Security Program

A note on access to our Long Island City facility this summer.

Brooklyn

UOVO Brooklyn featuring John Edmonds's "A Lesson in Looking with Reverence."
UOVO Brooklyn featuring John Edmonds's "A Lesson in Looking with Reverence" as part of the UOVO Prize. Photograph by Kris Graves.
UOVO Brooklyn VR door and hallway
UOVO Brooklyn viewing room corridor
UOVO Brooklyn lobby Mural Nathalie du Pasquier
UOVO Brooklyn front desk and mural

Conveniently located in the thriving arts community of Bushwick, our newest facility opened February 2020.

Features

  • 150,000 square feet of climate-controlled fine art, fashion and collections storage
  • Private rooms and concierge storage options available
  • Four private viewing rooms
  • Paperless digital inventory system
  • Fully customizable racking in all private rooms
  • Dedicated account managers for every client
  • Expert technical staff onsite
  • Located outside of FEMA flood zones
  • Reinforced concrete structure
  • 20-foot ceiling heights on all floors
  • Four fully-enclosed loading docks
  • Accessible with tractor trailers
  • Two freight elevators
  • 24/7 UL AA rated security system
  • Backup generator
  • Weekly inventory shuttles to our Rockland County locations
  • Client café
  • Myrtle Ave subway station (J, M, Z) 0.3-mile walking distance
  • Morgan Ave subway station (L) 0.6-mile walking distance
  • On-site parking

Rockland County
Orangeburg

UOVO's facility in Orangeburg, NY
An enclosed loading dock at UOVO Orangeburg
An enclosed loading dock at UOVO Orangeburg

Our Orangeburg facility is located just 17 miles outside of Manhattan on a 13-acre campus and offers maximally efficient storage.

Features

  • 100,000 square feet of climate and temperature-controlled concierge storage
  • 20-30 feet ceiling heights
  • Ability to stage and store monumental works
  • Private viewing room and 5,000 square foot project space
  • 5 fully enclosed loading docks capable of accommodating 53-foot tractor trailers
  • Digital inventory system with barcode scanners and iPhone integration
  • Emergency generator
  • A state-of-the-art UL security system reporting directly to a central station
  • Convenient access to NYC with a daily transportation service between UOVO’s existing facilities
  • Certified to screen cargo under TSA’s Certified Cargo Screening Standard Security Program

Rockland County
Blauvelt

UOVO's second Rockland County facility in Blauvelt, NY
Viewing room at UOVO's second Rockland County facility
Viewing room at UOVO's second Rockland County facility

Our second Rockland County facility is located 18 miles north of Manhattan on a 10-acre campus.

Features

  • 140,000 square feet of climate and temperature-controlled storage
  • Private room and concierge storage options
  • 25-foot ceiling height
  • 3 fully enclosed loading docks and 4 additional loading bays
  • Private viewing room and project space
  • Digital inventory system with barcode scanners and iPhone integration
  • A state-of-the-art UL security system reporting directly to a central station
  • Convenient access to NYC with a daily transportation service between UOVO’s existing facilities
  • Certified to screen cargo under TSA’s Certified Cargo Screening Standard Security Program

Delaware

Opening in Fall 2021, our newest location is a 50,000-square-foot, purpose-designed facility conveniently located in Newark, Delaware with easy access to key eastern markets.

Miami

Our Miami location is an 85,000-square-foot facility in the heart of the Wynwood district built 18 feet above sea level and constructed to withstand a Category 5 hurricane.

More information about our Miami facility.

Palm Beach

We offer state-of-the-art storage and services out of our Palm Beach location. We are developing an additional 50,000-square-foot, ground-up facility slated to open in 2022.