Established in 1936 Hickmet Fine Arts is now in its third generation continuing to offer our expertise in the acquisition of original and authentic Art Nouveau and Art Deco Sculpture and Art Glass to discerning clients, museum curators and interior designers worldwide.
For over 25 years Hickmet Fine Arts operated its retail business from a large estate and gallery close to Gatwick Airport. This property was sold to developers in 1996, since when the Company has been active exhibiting the finest European Sculptures and Art Glass at major Antiques Fairs in both the United Kingdom and the USA. In addition we are also pleased to present a wide selection of our current stock in our main showrooms situated at Gallery Eighty Five, 85 Portobello Road, London W11 2QB
David Hickmet, who joined in 1977, runs the company and is responsible for acquisitions and sales. David is world renowned as a leading authority on European Sculpture from the 19th and 20th Centuries and serves on the vetting committees of major antiques fairs in both the United Kingdom and the USA.
William Hickmet, the Company Secretary and David’s brother, is responsible for office and Internet management. As an experienced business manager and computer programmer, William has been instrumental in setting up the efficient organisation of the Company accounting procedures and Internet website design and implementation.
Interior Design Manager and David’s better half, juggles looking after the next generation of the Hickmet family with assisting in complimentary planning and organisation for the major events, projects and interior design requirements of the Company.
Logistics and Security Consultant, has been active in the security and transport business for many years and currently organises the transport, shipping and security requirements for the Company.
General Assistant, Sydney is responsible for day to day organisation at the office and is a familiar face at both the gallery and at our exhibitions. An invaluable part of the team, Sydney heralds the fourth generation in the family business.