Opportunities: 4 May 2017


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. Recovered Treasures, Exhibition, Paris

“The exhibition “Recovered Treasures” will feature 25 exceptional artworks, from antiques to modern, all of which had been stolen or illegaly exported and recovered by the Carabinieri T.P.C. ”

When: 2 May–12 May 2017
Where: UNESCO, 7, place de Fontenoy, Paris
Cost: Free

More Info: http://en.unesco.org/events/exhibition-recovered-treasures
Contact: dl.italie@unesco-delegations.org

2. Diploma in Intellectual Property and Collections, course, London

This course, run by the Institute of Art and Law, focuses on the challenges museums and galleries face when it comes to intellectual property. No pre-existing knowledge of law needed.

When: 12–14 June 2017
Where: Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary, University of London, 67-69 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London
Cost: Unknown

More Info: http://www.ial.uk.com/courses/diploma-in-intellectual-property-and-collections/
Register: jo.crabtree@ial.uk.com

3. Student Writing Competition in Cultural Heritage Preservation Law, USA

The Lawyers’ Committee for Cultural Heritage Preservation is hosting a competition for students at US Law Schools for papers written about cultural heritage law.

When: 30 June 2017 (Submission deadline)
Where: United States of America
Prize: $1000

More Info: http://culturalheritagelaw.org/competition
Contact: director@culturalheritagelaw.org.