The Art of living
The French art de vivre is what dreams are made of. Owing to its European roots, BARNES has always been committed to celebrating this tradition of refinement. This art of living is cultivated in a myriad of ways, from yachting, vineyards, art and private aviation. At BARNES, we can assist you with our luxury expertise and consultancy services to ensure your projects combine passion and profitability.
Let the sea become your favourite place on Earth.
Acquire an exquisite yacht in Capri or set sail for the crystal-clear waters of St. Barths, courtesy of your BARNES advisor.
- Seasonal rentals throughout the world
- Yacht sales and acquisitions
- New constructions
- Superyacht management
Set your heart on the most magnificent international destinations
Looking for a change of scenery? Whether you dream of spending some time in an Italian villa, an apartment in Paris, a chalet in the Swiss Alps or a house on the beach in St. Barths, we can find the perfect place for you. Our knowledge of some of the most idyllic places in the world will guide you to a destination that perfectly suits your situation; vacation, work, family or friends, and your budget.
The world is yours, and BARNES opens the door to its most beautiful addresses.
Owning a vineyard: from dream to reality.
We guide you through this exclusive world to give you access to unique opportunities, from grands crus classés to exceptional terroirs. We also provide a service specialized in mergers and acquisitions in the wine sector. If you dream of getting into winemaking, in the Eastern Townships or on the hills of Tuscany, our advisors will be happy to impart their expertise and guide you through this extraordinary journey.
Acquiring works of art: an art form in itself.
BARNES Art Advisory is a service offered to BARNES’ exceptional clients to support them in the sale and acquisition of artworks, whether they are first-time buyers or experienced players seeking help to manage an entire collection.
Our experts also assist you with administrative processes related to insurance, taxation, transportation, and installation. The offering includes: providing information on the art market and ratings of artists, advisory services for the creation of collections, executing the sale of works, and support when successions occur.
Surpass the first class
Through shared values of excellence, BARNES is partnering with iXAir, a French player in business aviation for 20 years.
Your inter-European or transatlantic travel according to your requirements, your schedules and your guests, with a tailor-made catering offer and VIP transfers: a sublime expression of the BARNES’ art of living. A fleet of private aircraft, ranging from short, medium and long-range jets with 4 to 15 seats is at your disposal.