Fine Arts

Dietl Brasil / Waiver Arts, a joint venture between Waiver Logistics and Dietl International Services, was created on February 1st, 2013 in response to a rapidly increasing demand in high-end fine art shipments to and from Brazil, as well as for professional-caliber art services within Brazil. With nearly 50 years in combined experience in successfully managing and coordinating extremely delicate, time sensitive and high value shipments for a wide range of international clients, this partnership marries the state-of-the art logistic services from Dietl in the field of Fine Arts with the world class services of Waiver Logistics in the areas of Entertainment and Live Events.

Waiver Arts has offices in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro where our team of highly qualified staff focuses on fine art shipments and client management while our customs specialists ensure that all shipments pass through Brazilian customs fast and efficiently. Below, the scope of services provided by Waiver Arts:

  • Project Management and professional consulting, offering unique solutions
  • Door to Door integrated logistics for Air/ Sea Freight and well as inland movements
  • Customs clearance for permanent and temporary imports/exports as well as exports on consignment
  • Analysis of documents (Pro-forma invoice, billing of lading, packing list, AWB, etc.) to ensure efficient and timely clearance of all shipments
  • White glove art handling services
  • Temperature controlled storage
  • Custom packaging and crating
  • Facilitation of RADAR licenses for our clients and nationalization of imported artworks

The complementary experience & specialization of both companies have proven to be the perfect combination to deliver an exceptional client service result in the high end fine arts market. Dietl & Waiver have successfully run multiple exhibition projects as well as international Art Fairs such as the SP Arte in Sao Paulo and Art Rio in Rio de Janeiro.

In Brazil, Customs is half the battle and no one has as much insight and experience with Brazilian Customs procedure as Waiver! Together with Waiver’s exceptional reach in logistics solutions of all kinds, you have the most solid basis for any operations into, out of, or in Brazil.

Dietl US staff regularly support our Brazilian colleagues on the ground during large scale projects. We bring our highly motivated & experienced worldwide team of art handling specialists to help ensure the highest standards of handling at these events - the same standard our exceptional clients have come to expect at any events, anywhere in the world.

We are proud that Dietl Brasil / Waiver Arts is the first company of its kind to offer truly professional nail-to-nail fine arts logistics services in Brazil. Our basic values of exceptional response, quality, and creativity enable us to provide a product of the highest level, with tailor-made solutions exactly to the needs of our international clientele. Let us show you.


The company was the Logistics Operator of SP Art and Arte Rio in 2013.