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. Possession: Antiquities and the Art Market, Talk, Toronto
Erin Thompson will discuss the effects of the art market on antiquities, particularly focusing on the motivations of collectors.
When: 16 October 2016, 1:30–2:30
Where: The Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto
Cost: Free with museum admission
2. Risques et périls dans l’attribution des œuvres d’art, Conference, Geneva
Save the date! The Art Law Foundation and the University of Geneva will be holding a one day conference focused on the legal aspects and concerns of experts working in the authentication of art.
When: 8 November 2016
Where: University of Geneva
Cost: Unknown (Free?)
3. How to Commit an Art Crime, Talk, Auckland
Penelope Jackson will be talking about her new book on art crime in New Zealand. This is part of the Going West Festival’s Books and Writer’s weekend.
When: 16:15–17:00, 10 September 2016
Where: Q Theater, 305 Queen Street, Auckland
Cost: $15/$12 for the single session
More Info: http://www.stuff.co.nz/auckland/local-news/western-leader/83682385/author-says-new-zealanders-need-to-watch-out-for-art-crime
4. The Empty Frame, Exhibition, Hamilton, New Zealand
This exhibition explores New Zealand’s often quite recent history of art crime with curator Penelope Jackson.
When: 24 September–8 January
Where: Waikato Museum, 1 Grantham Street, Hamilton