Art Crime Research Opportunities: 17 October 2019

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. “From Russia with / without Doubt”: Globale Netzwerke – Expertisen – Gerichtsprozesse, Lecture, Berlin

Part of the Forum Kunst Markt lecture series, this lecture by Dr Waltraud M Bayer is part of the symposium “Objects on the Art Market: Original oder Fälschung – eine Frage der Expertise?”

When: 15 November 2019
Where: Technische Universität Berlin, Hybrid Lab in the Villa Bell, Marchstraße 8, 10578 Berlin
Cost: Free (?)

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2. Provenance and History (Provenienz und Geschichtswissenschaften), Conference, Bern, Switzerland

This conference “will focus on the status of provenance research in Switzerland and its interaction with the historical sciences. It also highlights the role of digital information systems in the timeliness of these issues.”

When: 8 November 2019
Where: PROGR Center for Cultural Production, Waisenhausplatz 30, 3001 Bern
Cost: 30/15 CHF

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3. Research Associate for project “Restatement of Restitution Rules for Nazi-Confiscated Art”, Job,

For someone with a keen interest in the Washington Principles, this interesting project headed by Dr Matthias Weller is looking for a research associate.

When: ASAP
Where: University of Bonn, Germany
Pay: Unknown

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4. Treasure Trove Officer, Job, Scotland

For someone with experience in the archaeology of Scotland and with an interest in registering treasure (read: helping people comply with the law).

When: Apply by 27 October
Where: National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh
Pay: £25,050–£27,238

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