For more than 30 years, the quality of ADAC valuations has made us the evaluating body of choice for many of Canada’s top institutions and public collections. The ADAC offers professional, arm’s length appraisals of Canadian Cultural Property and gifts in kind to cultural institutions and public art collections. For members of the public who require an appraisal for tax, insurance and estate purposes, the ADAC will be happy to refer you to an expert in the field.
Comprehensive, arm's length appraisals
The ADAC Appraisal Service coordinates the entire appraisal process while maintaining arm’s length between appraiser and donor.
Art market experts
As the largest representation of art dealers in Canada, we have the resources to find qualified appraisers and obtain a fair market value that is both well researched and well substantiated.
The ADAC Appraisal Committee
All ADAC appraisals are reviewed by the Appraisal Committee, a group of senior ADAC members who are experienced appraisers and experts in their fields.
A Qualified and Experienced Team
The ADAC's qualified, experienced staff are up-to-date on the most current Cultural Property and USPAP requirements and appraisal methodology.