Country: New Zealand

The fine art of forgery to be on display

(New Zealand)

Alister Browne, Manawatu Standard, 7th Jun 2017.

Man out to prove Māori not original settlers under investigation

(New Zealand)

Mihingarangi Forbes, Radio New Zealand, 30th May 2017.

A Northland man is under investigation by Heritage New Zealand for tampering with historic burial sites

(New Zealand)

Shabnam Dsatgheib, Stuff.co.nz, 27th May 2017.

Dozens of Māori and Moriori Remains Return to New Zealand from European Museums

(New Zealand; Germany)

Allison Meier, Hyperallergic, 25th May 2017.

Million-dollar Lindauer art heist in Auckland more sophisticated than police have revealed

(New Zealand)

Kurt Bayer, New Zealand Herald, 23rd May 2017.

Twist in $1m heist riddle

(New Zealand)

Phil Taylor, New Zealand Herald, 21st May 2017.

Grave Robbers with Far-Right Links Could Be Stealing Ancestral Māori Skulls

(New Zealand)

Tess McClure, Vice, 18th May 2017.

Māori ancestral remains to return home from Swedish medical museum

(New Zealand; Sweden)

Radio New Zealand, 16th May 2017.

Stolen skulls heading back from Sweden

(New Zealand; Sweden)

Waatea News, 15th May 2017.

'Menace to society' Anthony Ricardo Sannd heading back to jail over theft of $130,000 motorcycle

(New Zealand)

Jared Savage, New Zealand Herald, 3rd May 2017.

New short film honours return of Northland chief Te Pahis medal

(New Zealand)

Mānia Clarke, Maori Television, 30th Apr 2017.

Hope for families of Anzac heroes fighting for decades to retrieve World War 1 diaries

(New Zealand)

Jessica Long, Stuff.co.nz, 23rd Apr 2017.

Art thieves steal $30,000 worth of work from painter

(New Zealand)

Jimmy Kouratoras, Scoop, 21st Apr 2017.

Descendants of Kiwi soldiers who fought at Gallipoli believe WW1 diaries were stolen

(New Zealand; United Kingdom)

Jessica Long, Stuff.co.nz, 15th Apr 2017.

Lindauer paintings stolen in Auckland art heist 'radioactive'

(New Zealand)

Kirsty Wynn, New Zealand Herald, 9th Apr 2017.

Second mystery in million-dollar theft of Lindauer paintings from Auckland gallery

(New Zealand)

Kirsty Johnston, Bay of Plenty Times, 5th Apr 2017.

Police release CCTV footage of theft of Lindauer paintings

(New Zealand)

New Zealand Herald, Bay of Plenty Times, 3rd Apr 2017.

Theft of Māori paintings stuns descendant

(New Zealand)

Jacob Brown, News Hub, 2nd Apr 2017.

Art criminologist warns stolen $1m Lindauer paintings could be used for ransom

(New Zealand)

Matthew Theunissen, New Zealand Herald, 2nd Apr 2017.

Two valuable Gottfried Lindauer paintings stolen in Auckland ram raid burglary

(New Zealand)

Anna Loren, Stuff.co.nz, 1st Apr 2017.

Million-dollar Parnell art heist: Interpol on watch for thieves

(New Zealand)

New Zealand Herald, 1st Apr 2017.

Pania, Tuna and a McCahon: A short history of art heists in NZ

(New Zealand)

Radio New Zealand, 1st Apr 2017.

No takers for large collection of works belonging to art forger

(New Zealand)

Lindy Laird, The Northern Advocate, 7th Mar 2017.

New Zealand's surprising history of art crime: 'I continue to be flabbergasted'

(New Zealand)

Elanore Ainge Roy, The Guardian, 2nd Feb 2017.

Light exhibition goes dark as artwork stolen from botanic gardens

(New Zealand)

Radio New Zealand, 27th Jan 2017.

Art returned after burglary admitted

(New Zealand)

Daniel Birchfield, Otago Daily Times, 23rd Jan 2017.

Antique dealer left 'devastated' after $20,000 art theft

(New Zealand)

Radio New Zealand, 23rd Dec 2016.

Waiouru medal thief recalled to prison after starting online escort service

(New Zealand)

Hannah Martin, Stuff.co.nz, 20th Dec 2016.

British war veteran appeals for stolen service medals to be returned

(New Zealand)

Catrin Owen, Stuff.co.nz, 9th Dec 2016.

Outrage at unprovoked vandalism of ancient tree

(New Zealand)

The Northland Age, 6th Dec 2016.

Virgin Mary stolen from Helensville church

(New Zealand)

Danielle Clent, Stuff.co.nz, 6th Dec 2016.

Demand for high-end honey prompts beehive crime wave

(New Zealand)

Matt Hickman, Mother Nature Network, 7th Nov 2016.

Thief in Waiouru medal heist that 'shocked the nation' denied parole

(New Zealand)

Josh Fagan, Stuff.co.nz, 28th Oct 2016.

Framed: art crime in focus

(New Zealand)

Rebecca Fox, Otago Daily Times, 19th Oct 2016.

Help! My Goldie's missing!

(New Zealand)

Natasha Thompson, The Gisborne Herald, 14th Oct 2016.

Stolen brazier leaves artist dissapointed

(New Zealand)

Carly Gooch, Stuff.co.nz, 4th Oct 2016.

Author says New Zealanders need to watch out for art crime

(New Zealand)

Mahvash Ali, Stuff.co.nz, 1st Sep 2016.

Art crime in New Zealand - there's more than you think

(New Zealand)

Eleanor Black, Stuff.co.nz, 1st Sep 2016.

Sacred Maori paintings taken from King Country trust boardroom

(New Zealand)

The New Zealand Herald, 23rd Aug 2016.

Captain Cook statues defaced in NZ amid calls for Maori chiefs to take his place

(New Zealand)

Eleanor Ainge Roy, The Guardian, 31st Jul 2016.

Heritage New Zealand charges dropped against Marlborough landowners Haysley and Phillip MacDonald

(New Zealand)

Selena Powell, Stuff.co.nz, 13th Jul 2016.

Art heist or misplaced masterpiece? Missing painting baffles Nelson artist

(New Zealand)

Tim O'Connell, Stuff.co.nz, 23rd Jun 2016.

Smithsonian returns Maori remains to New Zealand

(New Zealand; United States of America)

Madison Park, CNN, 28th May 2016.

Special delegation visits Sheffield for skull repatriation

(New Zealand; United Kingdom)

The Star, 20th May 2016.

Maori skull on its way back home after 130 years

(New Zealand; United Kingdom)

Martin Hannan, The National, 18th May 2016.

60 Maori and Moriori heads and skulls repatriated from UK and US

(New Zealand; United Kingdom; United States of America)

Kurt Bayer, The New Zealand Herald, 12th May 2016.

Maori skull returning to homeland after 133 years in Moray

(New Zealand; United Kingdom)

Chris Foote, STV, 11th May 2016.

Captain James Cook feather cape and helmet gifted to him before death returned to Hawaii

(New Zealand; United States of America)

Jemima Garrett, ABC Australia, 1st Apr 2016.

'I don't think it was taken by an art collector'

(New Zealand)

Kate Pereyra Garcia, Radio New Zealand, 25th Mar 2016.

Beloved West Coast painting stolen

(New Zealand)

Joanne Carroll, Stuff.co.nz, 23rd Mar 2016.

Talk explores ties South American art collector had with Taranaki carvings

(New Zealand)

Deena Coster, Taranaki Daily News, 21st Mar 2016.

Rescue bid launched for Fonterra-trapped fish

(New Zealand)

Anne Gibson, The New Zealand Herald, 8th Mar 2016.

Aratoi museum and local iwi buy back ancient Maori cloak after century in US

(New Zealand)

Rachel Thomas, Stuff.co.nz, 2nd Feb 2016.

Connecting with artefacts taken by Cook

(New Zealand)

The Gisborne Herald, 25th Jan 2016.

Stolen artwork returned to gallery

(New Zealand)

Sara Meij, Stuff.co.nz, 23rd Jan 2016.

Museum-quality heirloom stolen from Hamilton home

(New Zealand)

Te Ahua Maitland, Stuff.co.nz, 19th Jan 2016.

Art work stolen before exhibition opens

(New Zealand)

Sara Meij, Nelson Mail, 16th Jan 2016.

Te Pahi's medal among Waitangi treasures

(New Zealand)

Lois Williams, Radio New Zealand, 14th Jan 2016.

$6K Maori cloak sold a month ago for $174

(New Zealand)

Jessy Edwards, The Dominion Post, 5th Jan 2016.

Sale of historic Maori cloak attracts debate on Trade Me

(New Zealand)

Stuff.co.nz, 4th Jan 2016.

Vandals knock over Lyall Bay's Easter Island statue

(New Zealand; Chile)

Megan Gattey, The Dominion Post, 31st Dec 2015.

Motunui epa: Maori storehouse carvings returned home after 150 years buried in a swamp, 40-year European exile

(New Zealand)

Kim Griggs, ABC Australia, 16th Dec 2015.

Man admits stealing Maori artefacts

(New Zealand)

Hawke's Bay Today, 9th Dec 2015.

New Zealand Herald Reserve Bank apologises over stolen design on new $10 bank note

(New Zealand)

Susan Strongman, The New Zealand Herald, 11th Nov 2015.

Fake Lindauer painting kept in cupboard for years before $75,000 Turnbull sale

(New Zealand)

Simon Hendery, The Dominion Post, 5th Nov 2015.

Editorial: Lesson for library in 'fake' purchase

(New Zealand)

The Dominion Post, 23rd Oct 2015.

The Attorneys General and the Motunui Panels

(New Zealand)

Jim Mclay, Taranaki Daily News, 22nd Oct 2015.

$75,000 wake-up call over fake painting

(New Zealand)

Radio New Zealand, 19th Oct 2015.

Art matters: Stolen taonga returned to Taranaki after 40-year fight

(New Zealand)

Ali Ikram, The New Zealand Herald, 17th Oct 2015.

Both sides claim victories in art court battle

(New Zealand)

John Weekes, The New Zealand Herald, 8th Oct 2015.

Artwork stolen, vandalised at upmarket Auckland office building

(New Zealand)

Maria Slade, Stuff.co.nz, 11th Sep 2015.

Who stole two Steele artworks

(New Zealand)

NZ Catholic, 1st Sep 2015.

Gift from Te Puea, jewellery, combs taken in theft

(New Zealand)

Elton Smallman, Stuff.co.nz, 25th Aug 2015.

Court fight over Maori artefacts comes to an end

(New Zealand)

Imran Ali, The Northern Advocate, 14th Aug 2015.

Artist victim of late-night antics

(New Zealand)

Rebecca Ryan, Otago Daily Times, 31st Jul 2015.

Van found minus art

(New Zealand)

Carla Green, Otago Daily Times, 8th Jul 2015.

Plea for return of artworks

(New Zealand)

Carla Green, Otago Daily Times, 6th Jul 2015.

Art stolen from Whanganui gallery

(New Zealand)

Thomas Mead, 3News, 30th Jun 2015.

Rannali 'stoked' painting found 12 years later

(New Zealand)

Sonya Bateson, Bay of Plenty Times, 16th Jun 2015.

Kauri gum theft 'devastating'

(New Zealand)

The Northland Age, 9th Jun 2015.

Motunui panels returned to Taranaki

(New Zealand)

Helen Harvey, Stuff.co.nz, 20th Mar 2015.

Wanganui expert fights to ban moa trade

(New Zealand)

Zaryd Wilson, Wanganui Chronicle, 9th Jan 2015.

Rare medal stolen from museum

(New Zealand)

Caleb Harris, Stuff.co.nz, 3rd Dec 2014.

Ancient Maori heads returning from US

(New Zealand; United States of America)

NZN, NZCity, 1st Dec 2014.

Theft charge over One Tree Hill pine's remains

(New Zealand)

James Ihaka, The New Zealand Herald, 26th Nov 2014.

Historical shackles nearly sold off at auction

(New Zealand)

Wepiha Te Kanawa, Maori Television, 5th Mar 2014.