What is the best way — Carnet, duplicate list or other — to take artwork to exhibit in China, with the possibility of some sales, but with unsold work to be returned to the UK?
I have been offered the possibility to show some porcelain art work at a show in China. It would help cover my costs if I could sell pieces if offers are made, but I would like to return unsold work to the UK. Is there anything in export paperwork systems that fits around the needs of artists who sell at exhibition, not in advance, and need to repatriate unsold work? All systems I can find are designed around work either going out “sold” or as samples. I want to avoid taxes when I reimport “unsold” work to the UK, but I only seem to be able to do this by taking them out as samples.