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Articles for January 2017

248 articles found.

The Couple Who Saved China's Ancient Architectural Treasures Before They Were Lost Foreve


Tony Perrottet, Smithsonian, 1st Jan 2017.

Nobel theft case: CID questions Bihar criminals


Dwaipayan Ghosh, The Times of India, 2nd Jan 2017.

Facebook censors Renaissance statue of Neptune for 'explicit content'


Jen Mills, Metro, 2nd Jan 2017.

Thousands of pounds worth of damage caused to ancient church

(United Kingdom)

Helen Machin, Tamworth Herald, 2nd Jan 2017.

Thieves get bright idea to steal six priceless Islamic lanterns from Cairo's Al Refai mosque


Nevine El-Aref, Albawaba, 2nd Jan 2017.

Meet the Indian art enthusiasts who are using Facebook to bring home stolen antiquities


AFP, The Economic Times, 3rd Jan 2017.

Facebook sleuths bring home India's stolen idols


AFP, The Daily Mail, 3rd Jan 2017.

$3,000 painting stolen from apartment building lobby

(United States of America)

WOWT, 3rd Jan 2017.

2016 saw 3 UNESCO listings, return of stolen antiquities


Manoj Pokhriyal, Press Trust of India, 3rd Jan 2017.

Bringing the gods home


Saurav Karki, The Kathmandu Post, 3rd Jan 2017.

Mossgreen, Leonard Joel clash over call to ban ivory, rhino horn sales


Michaela Boland, The Australian, 3rd Jan 2017.

Anish Kapoor Defies Ban And Buys PINK Pigment Over The Counter


Artlyst, 3rd Jan 2017.

Syria monuments damage 'akin to looting Welsh castles'


BBC News, 3rd Jan 2017.

Khajuraho to get back 'Parrot Lady'

(India; Canada)

Rabindra Nath Choudhury, Deccan Chronicle, 3rd Jan 2017.

Heritage Auctions Sues Rival Christie's for Widespread Theft, Copyright Infringement

(United States of America)

The Fashion Law, 3rd Jan 2017.

Donald Trump Kisses the Feet of Convicted Art Thief 'Joey No Socks'

(United States of America)

Michael Daly, The Daily Beast, 4th Jan 2017.

Forged painting backdrop for Stamford gallery opening

(United States of America)

Patricia A. Hines, Fairfield Citizen, 4th Jan 2017.

London's Victoria & Albert Museum Evacuated in Bomb Scare

(United Kingdom)

Amah-Rose Abrams, ArtNet News, 4th Jan 2017.

Can you spot the counterfeit painting?


Nina Dos Santos, WWLP, 4th Jan 2017.

House basements used for illegal excavation discovered in Luxor


Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 4th Jan 2017.

14 Chandannath idols recovered


L.P. Devkota, The Kathmandu Post, 4th Jan 2017.

Jay Evensen: A monument designation won't stop the looting

(United States of America)

Jay Evensen, Deseret News, 4th Jan 2017.

Bust of Marathi playwright Ram Ganesh Gadkari vandalized, 4 held


Prasad Kulkarni, The Times of India, 4th Jan 2017.

Morley artist devastated by theft of canvases


Toyah Shakespeare, Community News, 4th Jan 2017.

In focus: Tehran museum puts on show newly recuperated relics

(Iran; Italy)

Tehran Times, 4th Jan 2017.

Restitution of Persepolis Collection Expected

(Iran; United States of America)

Financial Tribute, 4th Jan 2017.

Louvre attendance falls as tourists stay away from Paris


Javier Pes, The Art Newspaper, 5th Jan 2017.

Officials grateful for resolution of rare San Angelo art theft

(United States of America)

Rashda Khan, Standard-Times, 5th Jan 2017.

Notre Dame sued over alleged stolen art

(United States of America)

Margaret Fosmoe, South Bend Tribune, 5th Jan 2017.

Karak Castle reopens its gates after December attack


The Jordan Times, 5th Jan 2017.

British Library returns book stolen by the Nazis to its rightful owner

(United Kingdom)

Robert Dex, Evening Standard, 6th Jan 2017.

Guerrilla art bench stolen from Hays Street Bridge

(United States of America)

Elda Silva, My San Antonio, 6th Jan 2017.

Police looking for Jumla's stolen idols arrest other criminals


D B Buda, My Republica, 7th Jan 2017.

Emerald lingam stolen from TN temple for second time


J Shanmughasundaram, The Times of India, 9th Jan 2017.

Police recover most of stolen idols but culprits still at alarge


D B Buda, My Republica, 9th Jan 2017.

In joke image, stolen Gardner paintings used as space savers

(United States of America)

Steve Annear, The Boston Globe, 9th Jan 2017.

Man denies stealing £20,000 painting from Belsize Park art gallery

(United Kingdom)

Iain Burns, Ham & High, 9th Jan 2017.

House member seeks police action against fellow lawmaker

(United States of America)

Heather Caygle, Politico, 9th Jan 2017.

Five ancient Egyptian artefacts smuggled to US repatriated


Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 9th Jan 2017.

How the estate of Thailand's missing 'Silk King' was among the winners of Reagan's 1986 Tax Reform Act


Helen Stoilas, The Art Newspaper, 9th Jan 2017.

Two antique brass pots stolen from temple


The Star, 9th Jan 2017.

North America's Oldest Mummy Returns to a Native Tribe

(United States of America)

Allison Meier, Hyperallergic, 10th Jan 2017.

11 Artists Sue Fashion Retailer Francesca's for Copyright Infringement

(United States of America)

Isaac Kaplan, Artsy, 10th Jan 2017.

Nazi-loot panel asks Sprengel Museum to return Schmidt-Rottluff work to heirs


Catherine Hickley, The Art Newspaper, 10th Jan 2017.

Philip Johnson Chapel Vandalized in Dallas

(United States of America)

Hrag Vartanian, Hyperallergic, 10th Jan 2017.

Mongolia seeks to crush fossil black market


Ben Dooley,, 10th Jan 2017.

Un saqueo y negocio sin medidas: paleontología


Looting and business without moderation: palaeontology

Guillermo Robles Ramírez, Zocalo, 10th Jan 2017.

Thieves rip off historic images from Park City construction site

(United States of America)

Jay Hamburger, Park Record, 10th Jan 2017.

Bismillah Khan's stolen shehnais recovered; grandson, 2 others arrested


Hindustan Times, 10th Jan 2017.

Painting in Capitol depicting police as pigs becomes a political football, with California politicians among the players

(United States of America)

Sarah D. Wire, Los Angeles Times, 11th Jan 2017.

Vandals deface U'hage's newly returned cannon

(South Africa)

Tremaine van Aardt, Herald Live, 11th Jan 2017.

Raasch: The politics of art, or the art of politics? It's in the eye of the beholder

(United States of America)

Chuck Raasch, St. Louis Post-Dispach, 11th Jan 2017.

Killing Fields Bones Not Brought In, Expert Says at KR Tribunal


George Wright, The Cambodia Daily, 11th Jan 2017.

Norwegian drug lord helped to solve the theft of King Harald's priceless antiques


Oskar Aanmoen, Royal Central, 11th Jan 2017.

High Art, Wall Street Money, and Forgery Claims Collide in Quiet Corner of N.H.

(United States of America)

Todd Bookman, NPR, 11th Jan 2017.

Stolen art returned to cancer group

(United States of America)

John Loesing, The Acorn, 11th Jan 2017.

Hyderabad: Thieves looting antiques without any fear of law


C R Gowri Shanker, Deccan Chronicle, 11th Jan 2017.

Detenidos por robar en una iglesia de Onda


Arrests for theft in an Onda church

Paula Varella, Cadena Ser, 11th Jan 2017.

A prisión por robar un cáliz y dinero de la lotería de una iglesia de Onda


Prison for theft of a chalice and lottery money from an Onda church

El Mundo, 11th Jan 2017.

Paparazzi Dog statue stolen from Paddington, artists offering $10,000 worth of art for its return


Shaya Laughlin, The Daily Telegraph, 11th Jan 2017.

WWII US bomber highlights threat of treasure hunters to Czech heritage

(Czech Republic)

Chris Johnstone, Radio Praha, 11th Jan 2017.

'Indian art awaits high scrutiny in Oz'

(Australia; India)

U Tejonmayam, The Times of India, 11th Jan 2017.

Police not 'a-moo-zed' after finding stolen Surrey Cow Parade sculpture

(United Kingdom)

Eagle Radio, 11th Jan 2017.

Davis Charged With Stealing Large Contemporary Painting

(United States of America)

Chattanoogan, 11th Jan 2017.

Vietnam woman nabbed for black bronze antique scam


Tuoi Tre News, 11th Jan 2017.

ICE returns cultural artifacts to Peru

(Peru; United States of America)

ICE, 12th Jan 2017.

2 arrested for breaking into art gallery


TNN, The Times of India, 12th Jan 2017.

Canada returns two 200 million-year-old marine fossils smuggled from China

(Canada; China)

Douglas Quan, National Post, 12th Jan 2017.

Shock acquittals in Wildenstein art dynasty's tax fraud trial


Tony Cross, RFI, 12th Jan 2017.

Cultural artifacts returned to Peru, all 404 of them

(Peru; United States of America)

Agnes Rivera, Living in Peru, 12th Jan 2017.

Withers attorney analyzes New York antiquities scandal

(United States of America)

Macaela J. Bennett, Greenwich Time, 12th Jan 2017.

Japan Recalls South Korean Ambassador in Protest of 'Comfort Women' Memorial

(South Korea; Japan)

Sarah Cascone, ArtNet News, 12th Jan 2017.

मंदिर से बेशकीमती तीन मूर्तियां चोरी


Three Sculptures Stolen from the Temple Treasures

Amar Ujala, 12th Jan 2017.

SHC orders removal of Mohenjo Daro encroachers


Daily Times, 12th Jan 2017.

Stolen Panchaloha idols seized from trio on bike


TNN, The Times of India, 12th Jan 2017.

Official laments smuggling of invaluable Shia manuscripts


Mehr News Agency, 12th Jan 2017.

How Art and Law Can Work Together Beyond the Marketplace


Sonia K. Katyal, Hyperallergic, 13th Jan 2017.

German family firm to return Nazi-looted artwork to Jewish heirs


JTA, The Times of Israel, 13th Jan 2017.

Raza's work wasn't stolen, he had taken it back


TNN, The Times of India, 13th Jan 2017.

Serial art forger sentenced to two years' probation


YLE, 13th Jan 2017.

Chinese museum demands return of horse sculptures from Pennsylvania

(China; United States of America)

Li Yan, ECNS, 13th Jan 2017.

Richard Prince Just Showed Artists a Way to Fight Trump. And May Have Cracked Open a New Contemporary Art Code Too.

(United States of America)

Jerry Saltz, Vulture, 13th Jan 2017.

Man who stole Dambuster hero's mission book also took hundreds of items from the National Archives to sell in the US

(United Kingdom)

Nicola Harley, The Telegraph, 13th Jan 2017.

Opportunity or threat? Stonehenge tunnel plan revives long-running debate

(United Kingdom)

Steven Morris, The Guardian, 13th Jan 2017.

Controversial student painting will come down from Capitol walls, lawmaker says

(United States of America)

Mike DeBonis, The Washington Post, 13th Jan 2017.

Europe Wants More Protection Against Antiquities Trafficking


Associated Press, The New York Times, 13th Jan 2017.

Bears Ears and Gold Butte are the latest battlegrounds in a long-running debate about federal land in the West

(United States of America)

The Economist, 14th Jan 2017.

Royal golden ring stored in Egyptian Museum not stolen as claimed


Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 15th Jan 2017.

मिंदर से लाख क मूत व दानपा चोरी


Asthadhatu idol and charity box stolen from temple

Patrika, 15th Jan 2017.

Gallery owner accused of selling stolen art

(United States of America)

Kathianne Boniello, New York Post, 15th Jan 2017.

Museum cut company out of multi-billion dollar art deal: suit

(United States of America; Switzerland)

Kathianne Boniello, New York Post, 15th Jan 2017.

Australia returns three antiquities to India

(Australia; India)

Press Trust of India, The Times of India, 16th Jan 2017.

Alleged grave robber arrested near temple


Kong Meta, The Phnom Penh Post, 16th Jan 2017.

His shehnais gone, sons say music died long ago at Bismillah home


Maulshree Seth, The Indian Express, 16th Jan 2017.

Lebanon first to return looted Syria artifacts

(Lebanon; Syria)

Federica Marsi, The Daily Star, 16th Jan 2017.

Archaeologists and Metal Detectorists Find Common Ground

(United States of America)

Tyler J. Kelley, The New York Times, 16th Jan 2017.

Hyderabad: Stolen antiques make their way back home

(India; Australia)

C. R. Gowri Shankar, Deccan Chronicle, 16th Jan 2017.

Angkor what? How Cambodian workshops get away with fake masterpieces


Martin Polkinghorne, In Daily, 16th Jan 2017.

The Big Couture Rip Off


The Fashion Law, 16th Jan 2017.

Russian Dissident Artist Pyotr Pavlensky Seeks Political Asylum in France

(Russia; France)

Alyssa Buffenstein, ArtNet News, 16th Jan 2017.

Iraqi artist recreates ancient works destroyed by IS


Dawn, 17th Jan 2017.

Young church bell thieves fined, given suspended sentences


Matthew Agius, Malta Today, 17th Jan 2017.

Rome mulls no-go zone around Colosseum after acts of vandalism


Chiara Palazzo, The Telegraph, 17th Jan 2017.

Sarasota police searching for art thieves

(United States of America)

Fox, 17th Jan 2017.

Greek Archaeologist Prevents Illicit Sale of Antiquity in New York

(Greece; United States of America)

Philip Chrysopoulos, Greek Reporter, 17th Jan 2017.

'Nothing fishy': Canadian owners of ancient fossils repatriated to China deny any wrongdoing

(Canada; China)

Douglas Quan, National Post, 17th Jan 2017.

Second Old Master Painting a Fake, Sotheby's Says in Lawsuit

(United States of America)

Nina Siegal, The New York Times, 17th Jan 2017.

Swiss Antiquities Dealer Files $77 Million Suit Against Getty Museum

(United States of America; Switzerland)

Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 17th Jan 2017.

Driver Crashed Into SoHo Museum, Fled N.J. Police: NYPD

(United States of America)

Cameron Luttrell, Patch, 17th Jan 2017.

German collector appeals Briullov painting seizure in Russian Constitutional Court


RAPSI, 18th Jan 2017.

Art Thief Drove Stolen Car to Seek Pardon From Wrong Attorney General, Police Say

(United States of America)

Alex Johnson, NBC, 18th Jan 2017.

2 arrested over Karave temple theft case


TNN, The Times of India, 18th Jan 2017.

El Obispado de Cádiz afronta una multa por abandonar una iglesia paleocristiana


The bishopric of Cádiz faces fine for abandoning early Christian church

Jesús A. Cañas, El País, 18th Jan 2017.

Warrant issued in medal theft case

(United Kingdom)

DnG24, 18th Jan 2017.

Ghost churches near Jordan River baptism site await reclamation


Ori Lewis, Reuters, 18th Jan 2017.

2 Arrested for Stealing Silver Throne, Temple Donations


Gargi Verma, Mumbai Mirror, 18th Jan 2017.

Cairo's Museum of Islamic Art to open Friday after two-year closure


Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 18th Jan 2017.

Chinese Authorities Smash Fake Terracotta Warriors Attraction


Claire Voon, Hyperallergic, 18th Jan 2017.

Italy to return stolen Van Goghs to Dutch museum soon

(Netherlands; Italy)

AFP, 19th Jan 2017.

British woman returns 4,500 year-old Yortan jug to Turkey

(Turkey; United Kingdom)

Nurbanu Kizil, Daily Sabah, 19th Jan 2017.

Aparece el 60%de las joyas robadas hace tres días a una hermandad de Parla


60%of stolen jewels reappear after three says at the hermitage of Parla

Tele Madrid, 19th Jan 2017.

Tourist Returns Stolen Cobblestone to Rome With Apology Note


Lilit Marcus, Condé Nast Traveler, 19th Jan 2017.

BLM requests public's assistance in preserving cultural resources for current and future generations of Americans

(United States of America)

Rachel T. Carnahan, KCSG, 19th Jan 2017.

Cuban collector's heirs settle over Wifredo Lam painting that resurfaced in Miami

(Cuba; United States of America)

David D'arcy, The Art Newspaper, 19th Jan 2017.

Syria: Islamic State group 'kills 12' in Palmyra


BBC News, 19th Jan 2017.

Thieves steal lead from church roof

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 19th Jan 2017.

Former local professor, son, submit motion to dismiss lawsuit in art forgery case

(United States of America)

Xander Landen Sentinel, Sentinel Source, 19th Jan 2017.

Hotel art thief takes plea deal after drunken swipe

(United States of America)

Rebecca Rosenberg, New York Post, 19th Jan 2017.

Silver ornaments worth Rs. 5 lakh stolen from temple


The Hindu, 19th Jan 2017.

वाराणसी में 150 साल पुरानी भगवान कृष्ण की मूर्ति चोरी


Varanasi: 150-year-old Lord Krishna Idol Stolen

Amar Ujala, 19th Jan 2017.

Caught red-handed: 11 grave robbers arrested at northern ruins


Arutz Sheva, 19th Jan 2017.

#ProjectDiamond begins where #PinkPanther left off


EU Reporter, 19th Jan 2017.

70 pieces of art worth $750K stolen in northern Alberta: RCMP


Global News, 19th Jan 2017.

Varias Iglesias instalan sistemas de seguridad por los robos


Churches install security systems because of robberies

Nueva Ciudad, 19th Jan 2017.

Colonial looting of our culture calls for justice

(Rwanda; Germany; Belgium)

The New Times, 19th Jan 2017.

मंदिर से करोड़ों की मूर्ति चुरा ले गए चोर, नहीं ले जा पाए 'कृष्ण' की ये निशानी


Lord Krishna Statue Stolen from Temple in Varanasi

Dainik Bhaskar, 19th Jan 2017.

This Artist Turned Her Father's 500-Page FBI File into Art

(United States of America)

Antwaun Sargent, Artsy, 19th Jan 2017.

My Niece Has My $1M Kandinsky Painting in Her FIT Dorm Room, Aunt Fears

(United States of America)

James Fanelli, DNA Info, 19th Jan 2017.

Online courses: your passport to a new career


Helen Lock, The Guardian, 20th Jan 2017.

Old Masters, new scandal, as a 'Parmigianino' painting is deemed a fake

(United States of America)

Anna Brady, Apollo, 20th Jan 2017.

How Egypt is trying to stop looting at ancient mosques


Khalid Hassan, Al Monitor, 20th Jan 2017.

Movie director arrested over archaeological paintings theft


Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 20th Jan 2017.

ISIS Destroys Ancient Theater, Tetrapylon In Palmyra, Syria Says


Camila Domonoske, NPR, 20th Jan 2017.

The strange case of the ancient Assyrian curse and the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police

(Syria; United Kingdom; Switzerland; Lebanon)

Patrick Sawer, The Telegraph, 21st Jan 2017.

South Korea's culture minister Cho Yoon Sun resigns after arrest over arts blacklist

(South Korea)

AFP, The Straits Times, 21st Jan 2017.

Hindu Aikyavedi to protest theft of idol in Vaniyambalam temple


Express News Service, The New Indian Express, 21st Jan 2017.

Prehistoric rock art in peril


E.M. Manoj, The Hindu, 22nd Jan 2017.

Spanish Police Announce Arrests in Cultural Artifacts Ring


Associated Press, The New York Times, 22nd Jan 2017.

हनुमान मंदिर से चांदी के आभूषण चोरी, पुलिस ने प्रारंभ की जांच


Silver ornaments stolen from Hanuman Temple, police start investigation

Khaskhabar, 22nd Jan 2017.

Un ladrón llama al 112 tras caerse del tejado de la iglesia de San Pablo


A thief calls 112 after falling off the roof of the Church of San Pablo

El Periódico, 22nd Jan 2017.

Una macrooperación de la Europol permite recuperar más de 3.500 obras de arte


A Europol macrooperation results in the recovery of more than 3,500 art objects

La Vanguardia, 22nd Jan 2017.

This Sex Doll Actually Scared Away Burglars, Is The Hero 2017 Deserves

(United Kingdom)

Tim McGovern, Elite Daily, 22nd Jan 2017.

Pennsylvania mayor due in court over hoard of wild west memorabilia

(United States of America)

Associated Press, The Guardian, 22nd Jan 2017.

Kylie Jenner Avoids Litigation, Following Copyright Infringement Threats

(United States of America)

The Fashion Law, 22nd Jan 2017.

Bronx Museum Won't Get Loan of Art From Cuba

(Cuba; United States of America)

Randy Kennedy, The New York Times, 23rd Jan 2017.

Ancient Welby church banned from displaying 'tasteless' plaque thanking lottery windfall

(United Kingdom)

Tom Mack, Leicester Mercury, 23rd Jan 2017.

Ex-Mayor Reed admits carelessness, not criminality, in pleading guilty to stealing city artifacts

(United States of America)

Matt Miller, Penn Live, 23rd Jan 2017.

Artist Natalie White Found Guilty of Defacing Property for Painting In Front of Capitol Building

(United States of America)

Sarah Cascone, ArtNet News, 23rd Jan 2017.

Former FBI agent details long search for 'Devil's Diary'

(United States of America)

Debra Rubin, New Jersey Jewish News, 23rd Jan 2017.

Roban y profanan imágenes de la Virgen y el Niño en ermita de Córdoba


Blanca Ruiz, ACI Prensa, 23rd Jan 2017.

A no-strike list may shield Yemen's ancient treasures from war


Aisling Irwin, New Scientist, 23rd Jan 2017.

Cuban Dissident Artist 'El Sexto' Released From Maximum Security Prison


Alyssa Buffenstein, ArtNet News, 23rd Jan 2017.

Art worth €50k must be handed over, court rules


Andrew Phelan, The Herald, 23rd Jan 2017.

Greek Antiquities Among 3,500 Illegally Obtained Objects Confiscated


Philip Chrysopoulos, Greek Reporter, 23rd Jan 2017.

Cyprus Police seize 1.383 artworks and antiquities during operation "Pandora"


Famagusta Gazette, 23rd Jan 2017.

Art returned after burglary admitted

(New Zealand)

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

Documentary on the looting of 2000 year-old Dacian bracelets premiers at the Bucharest's National History Museum


Romania Insider, 23rd Jan 2017.

Pakistan's Moenjodaro is crumbling away


Faras Ghani, Al Jazeera, 23rd Jan 2017.

The museum director, the culture minister, and more trouble in Brussels


Ian Mundell, Apollo, 23rd Jan 2017.

The Fraudster and the Little Bird


Bikram Grewal, Ahmendabad Mirror, 23rd Jan 2017.

Smugglers captured trying to sell ancient artifacts


Ihlas News Agency, Daily Sabah, 23rd Jan 2017.

Europol: Nearly 250 arrests in Operation Bosphorus against smuggling of Turkish pistols via Bulgaria

(Bulgaria; Turkey)

The Sofia Globe, 23rd Jan 2017.

Lamps stolen from Cairo's El-Refai Mosque recovered


Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 24th Jan 2017.

South Dakota museum wins legal battle over the $75,000 guitar Elvis played on his inal tour in 1977

(United States of America)

Abigail Miller, The Daily Mail, 24th Jan 2017.

Three years in prison for man who faked Norman Cornish artworks

(United Kingdom)

Lizzie Anderson, The Northern Echo, 24th Jan 2017.

How should museums respond to art smuggling scandals?


Victoria Reed, Apollo, 24th Jan 2017.

Guatemala recupera 22 piezas arqueológicas en el extranjero

(Guatemala; Italy; Switzerland; Germany; United States of America; El Salvador)

Guatemala recovers 22 archaeological pieces from abroad

Marlyn Valddez De León, AGN, 24th Jan 2017.

Looted Syrian antiquities for sale in Denmark: police

(Denmark; Syria)

The Local, 24th Jan 2017.

Terror fear hits Troy


Hurriyet Daily News, 24th Jan 2017.

Woman Accidentally Locked Inside a Museum in Germany


Alyssa Buffenstein, ArtNet News, 24th Jan 2017.

To catch a thief

(United States of America)

Bennett Hall, Corvallis Gazette-Time, 25th Jan 2017.

Geneva Art World Pens Anti-Money-Laundering Guide Amid Scandals


Hugo Miller, Bloomberg, 25th Jan 2017.

SQ art squad seizes stolen Riopelle paintings


CTV, 25th Jan 2017.

Locals obstruct temple rebuilding, demand participatio


Gyan P Neupane, My Republica, 25th Jan 2017.

Historic lanterns stolen from Refai Mosque restored


Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 25th Jan 2017.

Roban campana de iglesia en Villa de la Paz


Rosa María Morales, Pulso SLP, 25th Jan 2017.

Immigration Customs Enforcement's Other Job: Recovering and Repatriating Cultural Property

(United States of America)

Jackson Lewis, The National Law Review, 25th Jan 2017.

Thai Official Arrested in Japan With 3 Paintings From Hotel

(Japan; Thailand)

Associated Press, Salon, 25th Jan 2017.

Warning of vandalism to mammoth graveyards in Arctic from unscrupulous bone hunters


Olga Gertcyk, The Siberian Times, 25th Jan 2017.

RCMP investigate art theft and other crimes


Fairview Post, 25th Jan 2017.

Temples, a new target for thieves


Santosh Sonawane, The Times of India, 25th Jan 2017.

बिहार में मंदिर से 11 कीमती मूर्तियों की चोरी


11 Precious Statues Stolen from Temple in Bihar

Samay Live, 25th Jan 2017.

Norfolk policeman who sold gold coins he found could face suspended sentence

(United Kingdom)

Eastern Daily Press, 25th Jan 2017.

Belarusian experts to authenticate Shishkin's painting discovered near Minsk


Belarus News, 25th Jan 2017.

Watch Brazen Thief Steal $600 Painting From Logan Art Gallery

(United States of America)

Mina Bloom, DNA Info, 26th Jan 2017.

South Korea Can Keep Buddha Statue Stolen From Japan, Court Says

(South Korea; Japan)

Choe Sang-Hun, The New York Times, 26th Jan 2017.

Recovery of three stolen Riopelle paintings just tip of iceberg


Les Perreaux, The Globe and Mail, 26th Jan 2017.

Israeli paintings stolen in Brazil

(Brazil; Israel)

Arutz Sheva, 26th Jan 2017.

'Almost pathological preoccupation' with Wild West artifacts may land ex-Harrisburg mayor in prison

(United States of America)

The Washington Post, TribLive, 26th Jan 2017.

Ancient Assyrian artefacts discovered in raid on Islamic State safe house in Mosul


ABC Australia, 26th Jan 2017.

Devuelven parte de las joyas robadas en Parla


Some of the jewels stolen in Parla returned

Vivir en Parla, 26th Jan 2017.

Oú sont les toiles de l'homme-araignée ?


Where are the Spider Man paintings?

Brendan Kemmet, Le Parisien, 26th Jan 2017.

Más de 800 objetos culturales sacados ilegalmente del Perú serán repatriados en 2017


More than 800 illegally looted cultural objects from Peru will be repatriated in 2017

David Hidalgo, Ojo Público, 26th Jan 2017.

Peru: Stolen paintings recovered in U.S. return to Cusco

(Peru; United States of America)

Andina, 27th Jan 2017.

Stunning portrait stolen by the Nazis finds a permanent home in Cambridge ahead of Holocaust Memorial Day

(United Kingdom; Germany)

Adam Care, Cambridge News, 27th Jan 2017.

"Królowa Korony Polskiej" wróci do kraju?


"Queen of the Polish Crown" will return to the country?

Łukasz Gazur, Dziennik Polski, 27th Jan 2017.

Roban cuatro imágenes de santos de la ermita de San Antonio de Frailes


Four sculptures of saints stolen from the hermitage of San Antonio in Frailes

Belén Ramírez, Alcalá la Real, 27th Jan 2017.

Former Harrisburg mayor Stephen Reed gets probation, small fine in stolen artifacts case

(United States of America)

Jason Scott, Central Penn Business Journal, 27th Jan 2017.

Seven silver parasols stolen from Jain temple


Nikhil Bhardwaj, The Tribune, 27th Jan 2017.

This Holocaust Remembrance Day, Something to Cheer For: Obama's HEAR Act

(United States of America)

Daniel Grant, Observer, 27th Jan 2017.

Angkor revisited: how master craftsmen are forging Khmer antiquities


Cristina Maza, The Phnom Penh Post, 27th Jan 2017.

Celebrity hotspot Belsize Village 'besieged by burglars'

(United Kingdom)

Daniel O'Mahony, Evening Standard, 27th Jan 2017.

Thailand seeks freedom of official jailed in Japan for theft

(Japan; Thailand)

Teeranai Charuvastra, Khaoso, 27th Jan 2017.

English Heritage in the dock over plans for Clifford's Tower in York

(United Kingdom)

Kevin Rushby, The Guardian, 27th Jan 2017.

150 वर्ष पुरानी अष्टधातु मूर्ति चोरी का खुलासा


Theft of 150 year old ashtadhatu idol revealed in Varanasi

Khaskhabar, 27th Jan 2017.

Bronze idol worth lakhs stolen from temple


Press Trust of India, News Today, 27th Jan 2017.

बस्तर: पहाड़ी से चोरी हुई हजार साल पुरानी गणेश प्रतिमा


Bastar: ancient Ganesh idol stolen from Dholkal

Khabar Non Stop, 27th Jan 2017.

Light exhibition goes dark as artwork stolen from botanic gardens

(New Zealand)

Radio New Zealand, 27th Jan 2017.

HMAS Perth at mercy of scavengers 75 years after being sunk


Jewel Topsfield, WA Today, 28th Jan 2017.

1100-year-old Ganesha idol falls from Bastar hilltop, cops suspect Maoists' role


Rashmi Drolia, The Times of India, 28th Jan 2017.

Campaigners call for sacking of official in Japan painting theft scandal

(Japan; Thailand)

The Nation, 28th Jan 2017.

Nigeria: Govt Vows to Deal With Collaborators of Destroyed 190-Year Monument


Times, All Africa, 29th Jan 2017.

Visa Ban Leaves Artists in Limbo, and Institutions Perplexed

(United States of America)

Rachel Donadio, The New York Times, 29th Jan 2017.

The Worst Art Thefts of the Past Century


Candida Moss, The Daily Beast, 29th Jan 2017.

The dancing girl in distress

(Pakistan; India)

Pakistan Today, 29th Jan 2017.

Egypt retrieves 4,000-year-old figurine from London


Egypt Independent, 29th Jan 2017.

Find them! $70,000 Torah stolen from Jersey Shore Jewish school

(United States of America)

Dan Alexander, New Jersey 101.5, 30th Jan 2017.

Burglary in Chhota Udepur palace, antiques stolen


TNN, The Times of India, 30th Jan 2017.

'Spider-Man' burglar on trial over €100m Paris art theft


AFP, The Guardian, 30th Jan 2017.

Stacks of Stolen Historic Artifacts Seized in Acre


David Israel, The Jewish Press, 30th Jan 2017.

Panchaloha idol stolen from temple in Tamil Nadu


Devanathan Veerappani, The Times of India, 30th Jan 2017.

Two charged in theft from sunken World War I warship

(United Kingdom)

Ed Adamczyk, UPI, 30th Jan 2017.

Sarasota art theft suspects caught

(United States of America)

10 News, 30th Jan 2017.

Art snatcher suspended

(Japan; Thailand)

Bangkok Post, 30th Jan 2017.

Facebook objects to X-rated ads for Asian Art Museum antiquities

(United States of America)

Leah Garchik, San Francisco Chronicle, 30th Jan 2017.

Space Archaeologist Funds Citizen Science Platform With $1M TED Prize


Kristina Killgrove, Forbes, 30th Jan 2017.

Belarus plans to return Shishkin's painting to Russia

(Belarus; Russia)

Belarus News, 30th Jan 2017.

Encuentran dos momias prehispánicas abandonadas en un paraje del Cuzco


EFE, El Comercio, 30th Jan 2017.

Belgians face decade in prison for Auschwitz theft

(Poland; Belgium)

AFP, The Times of Israel, 31st Jan 2017.

Antiques dealer jailed for stealing painting from Chester Cathedral

(United Kingdom)

Nazia Parveen, The Guardian, 31st Jan 2017.

Defendant Claims He Threw Out Modern and Impressionist Masterpieces After 'Spider-Man' Heist


Sarah Cascone, ArtNet News, 31st Jan 2017.

Zona arqueológica, cerrada


Archaeological site, closed

Juan Carlos Jiménez, El Diario Martinense, 31st Jan 2017.

'Art thief' hearing to finish quickly

(Japan; Thailand)

Phusadee Arumas, Bangkok Post, 31st Jan 2017.

Six Treasure Hunters Inside an Ancient Canal in Eppawala Arrested

(Sri Lanka)

Hiru News, 31st Jan 2017.

No further jail time for Glafira Rosales for her role in $80m Knoedler forgery scandal

(United States of America)

Laura Gilbert, The Art Newspaper, 31st Jan 2017.

Art thieves suspected of Francis Bacon heist arrested in Madrid


The Local, 31st Jan 2017.

Así protege la Armada de los piratas los tesoros submarinos


Here's how the Armada is protected from pirates of underwater treasures

Gonzalo Araluce, El Español, 31st Jan 2017.

Official apologizes for painting theft, resigns

(Japan; Thailand)

Teeranai Charuvastra, Khaoso, 31st Jan 2017.