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Luxury Cellar Designer Offers the Optimal Melding of Wine + Art

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#business–Leading Wine Auction House Acker is proud to announce its investment in and strategic partnership with Montreal-based CellArt, a designer and manufacturer of ultra-luxe wine cellars and tasting rooms.

As Acker approaches its bicentennial, the partnership reflects its ongoing focus on the escalation of the art and enjoyment of wine collection and consumption to a never-before-seen level. Stated Acker CEO Irvin Goldman, “CellArt represents state of the art design, manufacture, and implementation of the world’s most beautiful and luxurious wine cellars. As the leading purveyor of fine and rare wine in the world, we are proud to be offering these services to our clients globally and believe that CellArt is another step towards defining Acker as the leading luxury brand in fine and rare wine.”

Fresh from the company’s rebrand in 2018, Acker’s collaboration with CellArt reflects its commitment to continually deliver on the finest luxury elements of wine and wine consumption to its clients; services upon which the company was founded almost 200 years ago. With increased demand for fine and rare wine around the world, connoisseurs with large or small spaces have the need for well-made, artistically designed cellars – from home cellars to curated wine spaces in yachts and private jets. Goldman continued, “The wine market continues to be one of the best performing asset classes, as it has for the past 50 years. The increased consumption and demand for fine and rare wine will continue to climb based on global supply and demand economics, and Acker’s commitment to deliver the finest in wine and wine services will constantly meet that need.” As Acker’s exclusive wine space creator, global clients seeking one-of-a-kind cellars will be referred directly to CellArt.

“From extraordinary wine spaces to unique Art pieces and Wine objects, CellArt has refined and reimagined the wine lover’s world. CellArt is proud to become the exclusive wine spaces creator and first art and wine reference of Acker,” noted Founder and President Jonathan Primeau.

For more information on CellArt or to begin curating the wine cellar of your dreams, visit or email [email protected].

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About Acker

Established in 1820, Acker is the oldest wine shop in America and the world’s largest fine and rare wine auction house. Since third generation wine merchant John Kapon, Chairman of Acker, started the auction business in 1998, the house has gained worldwide recognition. Acker offers a vast array of services, including cellar consultations, a deep retail inventory of fine and rare wine for immediate sale, first class wine education amenities, in-store tastings of high-end wines daily, and its ne plus ultra – fine and rare wine auctions.

About CellArt

CellArt is the wine enthusiast’s ultimate playground. Design and manufacturing of dream wine spaces: extraordinary wine cellars and tasting rooms. Creation of unprecedented art pieces and limited-edition wine objects. Access to exclusive and visionary wine events. Inspired by the very best of what nature and human creativity have to offer, and driven by a passion for Wine and Art, CellArt opens up an exciting new world for the wine enthusiast and presents a seamless narrative between the two traditions.


Jennifer O’Flanagan



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