Opportunities: 18 Aug 2016


Learning, networking, conference and employment opportunities in cultural property, art crime research, antiquities trafficking research, provenance studies, and related things. Postings are not endorsements.

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1. Online Art Auctions, Panel, New York

The Art Law Society will be hosting a panel discussion with leading practitioners in the art law field and market to discuss the spread of online auctions and their effect on the market, its regulations and practices.

When: 15 September 6:00 PM–10:00 PM
Where: Cardozo School of Law Jacob Burns Moot Court Room, 55 Fifth Avenue, New York
Cost: Unknown

More Info: http://www.cardozo.yu.edu/events/online-auctions-panel

2. Digital Guihyang, Exhibition, Seoul

Guihyang means "back home", and this exhibition of digitally recreated Koren artworks that were taken during times of occupation seeks to digitally return them to their home and to provoke discussion.

When: Through 31 August 2016
Where: DDP, A3 lobby (1F), Art Hall , D281, Eulji-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul
Cost: Free

More Info: http://www.ddp.or.kr/event/detail/1063?menuId=114

3. Être archéologue, historien de l’art ou conservateur face à des patrimoines dévastés, workshop, Paris

A day-long series of speakers who will consider various aspects of what scholars and professionals can do about recent heritage destruction in West Asia.

When: 14 September 2016, 9:00–17:00
Where: École du Louvre, amphithéâtre Dürer, Quai des Tuileries, Paris
Cost: Free, but limited places. Please RSVP

More Info: http://www.ecoledulouvre.fr/sites/default/files/pdf/ssdossier5/COLLOQUE3CYCLE_2016.pdf
Contact: virginia.cassola@recherche.ecoledulouvre.fr

4. Fakes and forgeries: Foundation for Appraisal Education Seminar, Philadelphia

The two day seminar features various art industry experts talking about issues related to fakes and forgeries. Appraisers will earn 15 professional development credits for full participation.

When: 23–24 September 2016
Where: Freeman’s Auctioneers & Appraisers, 1808 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia
Cost: $395

More Info: http://www.artfixdaily.com/artwire/release/7888-fakes-and-forgeries-will-be-discussed-at-this-years-foundation-fo
Register: http://www.foundationforappraisaleducation.org/2016-fae-educational-seminar/
Contact: mwilcox@freemansauction.com

5. Endangered Archives – South America or the Middle East, fellowship for current PhD student, London

A spectacular opportunity for a current PhD student from a select number of countries, 1 year in the UK to work on a British Library endangered archives project.

When: Applications due 8 November
Where: The British Library, London
Provides: Living expenses, airfare, research expenses

More Info: http://www.chevening.org/programme/british-library