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Articles for March 2017

254 articles found.

Bolivia ratifies the UNESCO 2001 Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage


UNESCO, 1st Mar 2017.

Photo showing party inside ancient Egypt tomb sparks outrage


Shounaz Meky, Al Arabiya, 1st Mar 2017.

Artist Reunited with Jimmy Buffet Promotional Art After 17 Years

(United States of America)

Beth Warden, KSOO, 1st Mar 2017.

Feds: Philly man stole signed Muhammad Ali painting from Kentucky museum

(United States of America)

Tommy Rowan,, 1st Mar 2017.

Ancient bronze statuette lost after the Second World War returns to Berlin

(Germany; United Kingdom)

Catherine Hickley, The Art Newspaper, 1st Mar 2017.

An Online Exhibition Asks: What Makes "The Goldfinch" So Special?


Allison Meier, Hyperallergic, 1st Mar 2017.

Federal government agrees to return Métis artifacts


Jason Warick, CBC, 1st Mar 2017.

Gov't reveals 29 lost state seals

(South Korea)

The Korea Times, 1st Mar 2017.

Jordan demands Israel halts works at Jerusalem's Umayyad Palaces


The Jordan Times, 1st Mar 2017.

Denuncian saqueo de piezas arqueológicas


Looting of archaeological pieces condemned

Diario de Yucatán, 1st Mar 2017.

Peter Guber Sues His Insurance Broker Over Stolen Bronze Head

(United States of America)

Gene Maddaus, Variety, 2nd Mar 2017.

Ancient temple left in lurch


Ahmad Pasha, The Hans India, 2nd Mar 2017.

Rare crocodile shark found for the first time on UK beach could have been victim of exotic wildlife traders

(United Kingdom)

Mark Molloy, The Telegraph, 2nd Mar 2017.

Native American bones stolen from Ohio grave to be reburied

(United States of America)

John Seewer, Turtle Island News, 2nd Mar 2017.

La Xunta tendrá mayor control sobre bienes de la Iglesia en los que invierte


Regional government will have more control over the items in Churches that it funds

Juan Capeáns, La Voz de Galicia, 2nd Mar 2017.

Palmyra: Syrian forces 'completely retake' IS-held town


BBC News, 2nd Mar 2017.

Palace stripped of lightning tape by thieves

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 2nd Mar 2017.

Attempts to Retrieve Artifacts from Abroad Not in Egypt Favor: Former Antiquities Minister


Egyptian Streets, 2nd Mar 2017.

Will New York Get Its Own Freeport for Art? ARCIS Plans a Tax Haven in Harlem

(United States of America)

Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 2nd Mar 2017.

Wave of Bomb Threats to Jewish Museums and Community Centers Forces Evacuations in US, UK, and Australia

(United States of America; United Kingdom; Australia)

Amah-Rose Abrams, ArtNet News, 3rd Mar 2017.

Nagpur University finally lodges FIR in coins theft case


TNN, The Times of India, 3rd Mar 2017.

Bank's Kandinsky painting was looted by Nazis, says family

(United States of America; Germany)

Holly Watt, The Guardian, 3rd Mar 2017.

Less damage to ancient Palmyra than feared, Syrian antiquities chief says


Reuters, 3rd Mar 2017.

Reuniting Indigenous 'sticks' with their stories: the museum on a mission to give back


Paul Daley, The Guardian, 3rd Mar 2017.

Donald Ian McCaw's Solution for Preserving Art: Bury It


Blake Gopnik, ArtNet News, 3rd Mar 2017.

Anti-Fascists Clash with White Nationalists at the Minneapolis Institute of Art

(United States of America)

Jillian Steinhauer, Hyperallergic, 3rd Mar 2017.

Thieves take statue worth over £4,000 in art gallery break-in

(United Kingdom)

Carl Eve, The Herald, 4th Mar 2017.

Antique smuggling racket: Key idol smuggler held in police raid


Vijay Kumar Yadav, Mid-day, 4th Mar 2017.

Old fisherman still homesick

(Turkey; Germany)

Ozgen Acar, Hurriyet Daily News, 4th Mar 2017.

Police recover 195 ancient gold coins from Tonk in 3 months


TNN, The Times of India, 5th Mar 2017.

'Piece of paper' for accused: Cops clueless on Satyarthi's Nobel citation


Press Trust of India, The New Indian Express, 5th Mar 2017.

6 brass idols stolen from Nasirnagar Iskcon temple


Ujjal Chakraborty, Dhaka Tribune, 5th Mar 2017.

Who Stole Erica Morini's $3.5 Million Stradivarius Violin

(United States of America)

Allison McNearny, The Daily Beast, 5th Mar 2017.

Mysterious return from the Caribbean of stolen rare 200 year-old Padstow Bank note

(United Kingdom; Saint Lucia)

L. Barton, Cornwall Live, 6th Mar 2017.

Three iron crosses honoring Confederate veterans have been stolen from historic Sheldon church near Beaufort

(United States of America)

Bo Petersen, The Post and Courier, 6th Mar 2017.

Police: Man Smashes Bottle Over Security Guard's Head At Metropolitan Museum of Art

(United States of America)

CBS, 6th Mar 2017.

Antiquities theft from second temple period prevented in central Israel

(Israel; Palestine)

Daniel K. Eisenbud, The Jerusalem Post, 6th Mar 2017.

Was ancient church at Santon Downham, near Thetford, targeted by nighthawks?

(United Kingdom)

Chris Bishop, Eastern Daily Press, 6th Mar 2017.

Theft of artifacts rampant due to legal loopholes Police crack down on thieves, but critics say laws need to change

(South Korea)

Korea JoongAng Daily, 6th Mar 2017.

Tres detenidos por robar a la familia Borbón-Dos Sicilias


Three arrested for theft from the Borbón-Dos Sicilias family

Noticias de Gipuzkoa, 6th Mar 2017.

BJP demands fencing of Bihar temples, burial grounds


Press Trust of India, The Indian Express, 6th Mar 2017.

Sabarmati Ashram mulls to step up security after theft


Press Trust of India, India, 6th Mar 2017.

Disowning Ivanka: The Art World Stares Down the First Daughter

(United States of America)

Nate Freeman, Art News, 7th Mar 2017.

Health care worker gets 10 years for stealing artwork from elderly Wheat Ridge woman

(United States of America)

Tom McGhee, The Denver Post, 7th Mar 2017.

Illegal stone mining a major danger to five ASI monuments


Deshdeep Saxena, The Times of India, 7th Mar 2017.

Facing Germany's colonial heritage: It's 'detective work'


Julia Hitz, DW, 7th Mar 2017.

Ancient monuments damaged by modern day life


Noel Baker, Irish Examiner, 7th Mar 2017.

Nazi art theft: Germany helps Jewish collector's heirs hunt stolen works

(Germany; United States of America)

Kate Connolly, The Guardian, 7th Mar 2017.

NCSO investigating possible stolen artifacts

(United States of America)

Mike Leiby, White Mountain Independent, 7th Mar 2017.

Detenidas cuatro personas por robo de reliquia del museo de la Virgen del Valle


Four people arrested for theft of reliquary from the museum of the Virgen del Valle

María Eugenia Ramírez, El Carabobeño, 7th Mar 2017.

No takers for large collection of works belonging to art forger

(New Zealand)

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

Controversial trove from imperial Chinese shipwreck lands in New York

(United States of America; Indonesia)

Victoria Stapley-Brown, The Art Newspaper, 7th Mar 2017.

Liberty, fraternity, Fossil Free: activists protest oil giant Total's sponsorship at Louvre


Victoria Stapley-Brown, The Art Newspaper, 7th Mar 2017.

Four Tefaf art dealers in disrepute due to potential forgeries


Daan van Lent, NRC, 8th Mar 2017.

House linked to China's 'founding father' damaged again

(Hong Kong; China)

Kris Cheng, Hong Kong Free Press, 8th Mar 2017.

Poachers kill rhino and saw off its horn at zoo near Paris


The Local, 8th Mar 2017.

Swiss Authorities Seize Artworks From Billionaire Urs Schwarzenbach


Amah-Rose Abrams, ArtNet News, 8th Mar 2017.

As Dubai's Skyline Adds a Trophy, the Architect Calls It Stolen

(United Arab Emirates)

Peter S. Goodman, The New York Times, 8th Mar 2017.

Photos reveal ISIL's destruction to antiquities museum in Mosul


Associated Press, The National, 8th Mar 2017.

Policeman who stole ancient gold coins he found with metal detector is jailed

(United Kingdom)

Sam Russell, Manchester Evening News, 8th Mar 2017.

Dr. Oetker Is Showing the World What to Do with Nazi-Looted Art


Isaac Kaplan, Artsy, 8th Mar 2017.

Ancient book stolen in Syria seized in Turkey


Hurriyet Daily News, 8th Mar 2017.

The American Government Is Searching For Its Own Lost Art

(United States of America)

Matthew Blitz, Atlas Obscura, 8th Mar 2017.

Art adviser ordered to pay $1m she made in private sale of Basquiat painting

(United States of America)

Laura Gilbert, The Art Newspaper, 8th Mar 2017.

Police seek tips on stolen sculpture


CBC, 9th Mar 2017.

Cleaning house: Russian oligarch loses $150million selling four paintings from his famous art collection after bulldozing the $95million Palm Beach estate he bought from Donald Trump


Jennifer Smith, The Daily Mail, 9th Mar 2017.

Idol smuggling suspect kills self


The Hindu, 9th Mar 2017.

de Kooning Estate Battles the Blockage Discount

(United States of America)

Marion Maneker, Art Market Monitor, 9th Mar 2017.

A Painting and News Report Land a Turkish Artist in Prison


Seph Rodney, Hyperallergic, 9th Mar 2017.

Door and decorative elements of Sultan Al-Kamel Al-Ayyubi shrine stolen


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

US returns 8 ancient idols in big retrieval

(India; United States of America)

Yogesh Kabirdoss, The Times of India, 9th Mar 2017.

Antiquities agency chief says Jordan Codices fake


The Jordan Times, 9th Mar 2017.

Police Raid Artist's Berlin Studio, Confiscate Artwork


Isaac Kaplan, Artsy, 10th Mar 2017.

Smuggler Vijay Nanda stole Parvati idol from MP: Police


Vijay Kumar Yadav, Mid-day, 10th Mar 2017.

Chinese grave robbers poison themselves inside ancient tomb


Mo Hong'e, ECNS, 10th Mar 2017.

Museum wants to teach Holocaust survivors and their families how to seek restitution

(United States of America)

Patricia Mazzei, Miami Herald, 10th Mar 2017.

How Big Of A Problem Is Art Theft In The US?

(United States of America)

Mark Brodie, KJZZ, 10th Mar 2017.

After finding forgeries of his work across Orange County, artist wages court fight against Newport billionaire

(United States of America)

Penny Arevalo, The Orange County Register, 10th Mar 2017.

Centaurs, archers and modern vandals


Sibi Arasu, The Hindu, 10th Mar 2017.

New £50,000 reward appeal for return of Scotland's first ever coins - as rest of collection is gifted to nation

(United Kingdom)

Martin Williams, The Herald, 10th Mar 2017.

Jeff Koons LLC and the Centre Pompidou are both found liable for copyright infringement in Paris court case


Alexis Fournol, The Art Newspaper, 10th Mar 2017.

No guns for guards: Central Museum is an easy prey


Vinita Chaturvedi, The Times of India, 10th Mar 2017.

Stolen Stradivarius violin will sing again

(United States of America)

Associated Press, Deccan Chronicle, 10th Mar 2017.

Officials deny any damage to newly-discovered king Ramses II statue during excavation


Egypt Independent, 10th Mar 2017.

Veterans appeal for help a er historic stones vanish from old Ox and Bucks barracks in Cowley

(United Kingdom)

Callum Keown, The Oxford Times, 11th Mar 2017.

A Shelter for Art Caught in the Crossfire

(France; Syria)

Claudia Barbieri, The New York Times, 11th Mar 2017.

Police Recover Kailash Satyarthi's Stolen Nobel Citation From Jungle


Press Trust of India, Outlook, 11th Mar 2017.

Tunisian authorities foil smuggling of 15th-century Torah scroll


Roi Kais, Ynet News, 11th Mar 2017.

$30,000 worth of artwork stolen

(United States of America)

Chris Guardaro, KOAT, 11th Mar 2017.

Scars of looting, destruction all that remain at Mosul museum


Kawa Omar, Reuters, 11th Mar 2017.

Delincuentes roban custodia con hostia consagrada de iglesia argentina


Delinquents steal custodia with consecrated hosts from Argentina church

ACI Prensa, 11th Mar 2017.

Police ask for help finding stolen painting

(United States of America)

Channel 3000, 11th Mar 2017.

Man (52) who damaged Monet painting admits supermarket theft


Nicola Donnelly, Irish Independent, 11th Mar 2017.

Pharaonic relics submerged with Titanic must be recovered: Egyptologist


Al-Masry Al-Youm, Egypt Independent, 12th Mar 2017.

Los enemigos del patrimonio histórico


The enemies of historic heritage

Aludena Ruiz, El Diario, 13th Mar 2017.

Pakistani faces 20-year imprisonment in US

(Pakistan; United States of America)

Anwar Iqbal, Dawn, 13th Mar 2017.

Crosses under grave threat

(South Africa)

Andrew Unsworth, Times Live, 13th Mar 2017.

Egypt thwarts 24 cases of antiquities theft in one week


Omar Thabet, Andalou Agency, 13th Mar 2017.

$8k in artwork stolen from North Valley home

(United States of America)

Nicole Perez, Albuquerque Journal, 13th Mar 2017.

Windsor art heist: $20,000 taken in early morning break-in


Craig Pearson, Windsor Star, 13th Mar 2017.

WWII vet hopes Japanese flag can be given to owner's family

(United States of America; Japan)

Kim Briggeman, The Daily Astorian, 13th Mar 2017.

Comment: Scholarly research is flourishing but curators' ability to judge an object's quality is not

(United Kingdom)

Mark Jones, The Art Newspaper, 13th Mar 2017.

Stolen Buddhist statue to return to Buyeo temple after 30 years

(South Korea)

Yonhap News Agency, 13th Mar 2017.

$6,000 worth of paintings stolen from Saugerties art studio

(United States of America)

Daily Freeman, 13th Mar 2017.

Woman suspected of stealing painting, police say

(United States of America)

Channel 3000, 13th Mar 2017.

Nueve obras de arte confiscadas de Siria, Yemen y Libia se exponen en Suiza

(Switzerland; Syria; Yemen; Libya)

Nine artworks from Syria, Yemen, and Libya exhibited in Switzerland

EFE, El Diario, 14th Mar 2017.

WPD: $40,000 worth of paintings stolen from south Wichita storage unit

(United States of America)

KWCH, 14th Mar 2017.

The Hidden World of Stolen Art and Artifacts


Jessie Knadler, WMRA, 14th Mar 2017.

Greece denies report on Parthenon Marbles

(Greece; United Kingdom)

eKathimerini, 14th Mar 2017.

Buyer Beware: US Market for Ancient Asian Art Still the Wild, Wild East


Tess Davis, The Diplomat, 14th Mar 2017.

Greece offers ancient archaeological wonders in exchange for Elgin Marbles

(Greece; United Kingdom)

Ian Johnston, The Independent, 14th Mar 2017.

What Happens If You Break an Artwork?


Isaac Kaplan, Artsy, 14th Mar 2017.

German Art Collectors Face a Painful Past: Do I Own Nazi Loot?


Catherine Hickley, The New York Times, 14th Mar 2017.

Diving Robbers Are Looting Underwater Treasures, Archaeologists Wail


Philippe Bohstrom, Haaretz, 15th Mar 2017.

Rock may find a home at last

(United States of America)

Mike James, The Daily Independent, 15th Mar 2017.

16 Years Later, Stash of Stolen Paintings Found Near Crime Scene


Perwana Nazif, ArtNet News, 15th Mar 2017.

Italian anti-mafia raids target politicians and businessmen


BBC News, 15th Mar 2017.

Police Recover 67 Works Stolen in $2.6 Million Vienna Art Heist


Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 15th Mar 2017.

For Holocaust victims, a path to reclaim stolen assets and stories of their loved ones

(United States of America)

Daniel Chang, Miami Herald, 15th Mar 2017.

Why everyone's talking about forensics in the art market


Stephanie Dieckvoss, Apollo, 15th Mar 2017.

Shadow of Old Masters' Forgeries Hangs Over an Art Fair


Nina Siegal, The New York Times, 15th Mar 2017.

Russia's oriental museum takes custody of Roerich paintings seized in fraud probe


TASS, 16th Mar 2017.

Piano gold hoard is 'life-changing' sovereign stockpile

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 16th Mar 2017.

Stolen gold rings and cross devastating to St. Leo Abbey, community

(United States of America)

Peter Bernard, WFLA, 16th Mar 2017.

Painting pincher gets the axe

(Thailand; Japan)

King-Oua Laohong, Bangkok Post, 16th Mar 2017.

Priceless Van Goghs or just plain art?

(United States of America)

AFP, The Daily Mail, 16th Mar 2017.

Stolen Etruscan Vessel to Be Returned to Italy

(Italy; United States of America)

Tom Mashberg, The New York Times, 16th Mar 2017.

The Forged 'Ancient' Statues That Fooled the Met's Art Experts for Decades

(United States of America)

Natalie Zarrelli, Atlas Obscura, 16th Mar 2017.

Is museum security robust enough to counter crime and terrorism?


Alice Farren-Bradley, Apollo, 16th Mar 2017.

Law of Return


Jonathan Kandell, Art & Antiques, 17th Mar 2017.

Art Trafficking

(Syria; Iraq)

Tania Rakhmanova, Al Jazeera, 17th Mar 2017.

Detenido tras robar limosnas y varias joyas en siete iglesias


Arrest for theft of offerings and various jewels in seven churches

A. Rodriguez Ourense, Atlántico, 17th Mar 2017.

Bronze arrowhead stolen from Ditto Landing sculpture

(United States of America)

WAFF, 17th Mar 2017.

Centre Pompidou broke even on Koons retrospective, Paris court decision reveals


Alexis Fournol, The Art Newspaper, 17th Mar 2017.

Christie's Dubai Yanks Iraqi Painting From Sale Over Smuggling Allegations

(United Arab Emirates; Iraq)

Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 17th Mar 2017.

DC Police: Historical item given to President Reagan by PM Margaret Thatcher stolen

(United States of America; United Kingdom)

Sam Ford, WJLA, 17th Mar 2017.

Thieves' smoke bombs spark panic in Venice's St Mark's Square


Associated Press, The Telegraph, 17th Mar 2017.

Teenager caused £5,000 of damage to ancient church in Dalgety Bay

(United Kingdom)

Dunfermline Press, 17th Mar 2017.

How One Anthropologist Balances Human Skeletons And Human Rights

(United States of America)

Kristina Killgrove, Forbes, 17th Mar 2017.

Who owns a photograph? Goldblatt archive should remain in Cape Town

(South Africa; United States of America)

Martin Hall, Times Higher Education, 18th Mar 2017.

Tribal group says elimination of Bears Ears would be tragic

(United States of America)

Brady McComba, The Daily Progress, 18th Mar 2017.

New Kingdom mummy mask recovered from France

(Egypt; France)

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

Why expensive security alarms could actually be putting your valuables at risk


Noah Charney, Wired, 18th Mar 2017.

Six theories behind the stolen Gardner Museum paintings

(United States of America)

Shelley Murphy, The Boston Globe, 18th Mar 2017.

Why the fuss over de Valette's dagger?

(Malta; France)

Sarah Carabott, Times of Malta, 18th Mar 2017.

Primary school 'devastated' after historic lanterns stolen

(United Kingdom)

Express & Star, 18th Mar 2017.

Otras piezas "Quimbaya" de los tesoros colombianos en el exterior y en el interior del país

(Colombia; Spain)

Other "Quimbaya" Colombian treasure pieces abroad and inside the country

Irene Hartmann, Cronica Del Cuinddio, 19th Mar 2017.

Roban arte sacro en Acatzingo; sospechan de los párrocos y los mayordomos


Sacred art stolen in Acatzingo; parish priests and caretakers suspected

Karen Meza, Página Negra, 19th Mar 2017.

As Stolen Van Goghs Return to View, a Thief Tells All


Nina Siegal, The New York Times, 19th Mar 2017.

Orkney 'Viking' totem pole vandalised

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 19th Mar 2017.

Jail time for man who sold stolen plaques, sculpture


Sue Yanagisawa, The Whig, 19th Mar 2017.

Four ancient Panchaloha idols were reported stolen from a Ramalayam temple in Choutuppa


TNN, The Times of India, 19th Mar 2017.

Man charged over attack on Gainsborough painting at National Gallery

(United Kingdom)

Alice Ross, The Guardian, 19th Mar 2017.

Tráfico de bienes culturales: las claves del cuarto comercio ilegal del mundo


Trafficking in cultural goods: the keys to the fourth largest illegal market in the world

Irene Hartmann, Clarín, 19th Mar 2017.

World renowned artist will hold first exhibition since £100,000 theft of paintings from Marwell Zoo

(United Kingdom)

Hampshire Chronicle, 19th Mar 2017.

Chinese police arrest dinosaur-egg bandit


AFP, The Straits Times, 20th Mar 2017.

Bruton theft saw £2.5m worth of paintings and jewellery stolen and woman tied up overnight

(United Kingdom)

James Wood, Somerset Live, 20th Mar 2017.

Destiny? Perth formally asks Crown for the Stone of Destiny back for 2021 bid

(United Kingdom)

Phil Miller, The Herald, 20th Mar 2017.

Terracotta Warriors' museum in battle over copyright with Chinese amusement park


Lisa Movius, The Art Newspaper, 20th Mar 2017.

Feds: $1M stolen from Field Museum funded luxury cars, jewelry

(United States of America)

Jon Seidel, Chicago Sun Times, 20th Mar 2017.

$75.5M pledged to protect heritage sites in war zones


Thomas Adamson, CBC, 20th Mar 2017.

Chad's ancient Ennedi cave paintings defaced


BBC News, 20th Mar 2017.

Long Lost Van Gogh Paintings Go On View in Amsterdam Amid Controversial New Documentary

(Netherlands; Italy)

Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 20th Mar 2017.

Native Americans prepare to battle Trump over Utah national monument

(United States of America)

Stuart Leavenworth, McClatchy, 20th Mar 2017.

UAE pledges $15m to protect heritage sites in conflict areas

(United Arab Emirates)

The Gulf Today, 20th Mar 2017.

Donors urged to guard heritage threatened by war, extremism

(France; Syria; Iraq)

Associated Press, The Daily Mail, 20th Mar 2017.

First high court hearing on stolen Buddhist statue upcoming

(South Korea; Japan)

Yonhap News Agency, 20th Mar 2017.

Idols worth lakhs found missing from temple


TNN, The Times of India, 21st Mar 2017.

Three burglars held, stolen items worth thousands recovered


TNN, The Times of India, 21st Mar 2017.

Saving Syria's heritage: Archaeologists discover invisible solution


Frank Gardner, BBC News, 21st Mar 2017.

6,000-year-old relic handed to Saudi government

(Saudi Arabia)

Arab News, 21st Mar 2017.

Dana Schutz's Painting of Emmett Till at Whitney Biennial Sparks Protest

(United States of America)

Lorena Muñoz-Alonso, ArtNet News, 21st Mar 2017.

$100M in ancient artifacts shipped from Egypt and Turkey to the U.S. in 2016

(United States of America; Egypt; Turkey)

Owen Jarus, CBS, 21st Mar 2017.

Prosecutors seek 4 years for ex-Field Museum worker who stole nearly $1 million

(United States of America)

Jason Meisner, The Chicago Tribune, 21st Mar 2017.

Dinosaur Egg-Stealing Spree Leads to Arrests in China


Sarah Cascone, ArtNet News, 21st Mar 2017.

Replica of artefact destroyed by ISIS announced as London's next Fourth Plinth installation

(United Kingdom; Iraq)

Alice Morby, Dezeen, 21st Mar 2017.

Relic hunters loot murals in Shanxi temples


Yang Sheng, Global Times, 22nd Mar 2017.

150 historic Palestinian coins seized in Cairo airport

(Egypt; Palestine; Israel)

Middle East Monitor, 22nd Mar 2017.

What Should You Do With Your Father's Nazi Keepsake?

(United States of America; Germany)

Kwame Anthony Appiah, The New York Times, 22nd Mar 2017.

Irishman known as the King of the Travellers loses $20MILLION libel suit against US magazine's piece on his involvement in rhino horn theft

(Ireland; United States of America)

John Breslin, The Irish Sun, 22nd Mar 2017.

Photos of Guercino painting, rolled up like a rug by thieves, reveal extent of damage

(Morocco; Italy)

Emily Sharpe, The Art Newspaper, 22nd Mar 2017.

Forever 21 Accused of Copying Charles Smith's Design Concept

(United States of America)

India Pougher, Teen Vogue, 22nd Mar 2017.

Serbia returns precious stolen violin to France

(Serbia; France; Italy)

AFP, Yahoo News, 23rd Mar 2017.

Woman found fatally stabbed in home near Capitol Hill

(United States of America)

Peter Hermann, The Washington Post, 23rd Mar 2017.

Malayan relics stolen from museum


Rizal Harahap, The Jakarta Post, 23rd Mar 2017.

Hundreds of Chinese temple paintings recovered, 23 theft suspects arrested so far


Kinling Lo, South China Morning Post, 23rd Mar 2017.

Caught on camera: Thieves who stole primary school's historic lanterns

(United Kingdom)

Express & Star, 23rd Mar 2017.

Bid to stop criminals targeting York's rich heritage

(United Kingdom)

Rob Parsons, The Yorkshire Post, 23rd Mar 2017.

A mock trial at the Art Institute revisits the dicey question of who owns culture

(United States of America)

Deanna Isaacs, Chicago Reader, 23rd Mar 2017.

Vietnam War memorial in Venice vandalized by taggers again

(United States of America)

Hailey Branson-Potts, Los Angeles Times, 23rd Mar 2017.

Red list of Iraqi artifacts available in Turkish

(Iraq; Turkey)

Hurriyet Daily News, 23rd Mar 2017.

Turkish Artist Zehra Doğan Sentenced to Prison for Painting of Kurdish Town Attack


Perwana Nazif, ArtNet News, 24th Mar 2017.

Lowest bidders threaten Nepal's quake-hit heritage


AFP, The Daily Mail, 24th Mar 2017.

Social Media Erupts as the Art World Splits in Two Over Dana Schutz Controversy

(United States of America)

Brian Boucher, ArtNet News, 24th Mar 2017.

Ingresan en prisión los presuntos autores de un robo en una iglesia de O Carballiño


Suspects in robbery of O Carballiño church sent to prison

La Voz de Galicia, 24th Mar 2017.

Strike at the Musée Rodin Steals Thunder of Major Survey of the Artist at Grand Palais


Perwana Nazif, ArtNet News, 24th Mar 2017.

Performance artists living in exile in the UK might be forced to return to Poland

(Poland; United Kingdom)

Rob Shap, The Art Newspaper, 24th Mar 2017.

Italy's 'Art Squad' charges hoarder of rare Roman coins


Catherine Edwards, The Local, 24th Mar 2017.

FIA initiates inquiry into 'disappearance and theft' of art from PNCA


Shakeel Qarar, Dawn, 24th Mar 2017.

11 arrested for desecrating Auschwitz


Ben Ariel, Arutz Sheva, 24th Mar 2017.

UN Says Attacks on Heritage Sites Could Be War Crimes


Voice of America, 24th Mar 2017.

Ancient sarcophagus to be returned to Turkey nearly 60 years after it was stolen

(Turkey; Switzerland)

Daily Sabah, 24th Mar 2017.

Ritualistic conch stolen from Padmanabhaswamy temple


Kaumudi, 25th Mar 2017.

Man caught selling thousands of dollars' worth of stolen Nevada Museum Antiques on Ebay

(United States of America)

Faith Jessie, 3 News, 25th Mar 2017.

Tráfico de patrimonio cultural en Oaxaca; igual que el de drogas


Trafficking of cultural heritage in Oaxaca: the same as drugs

Luis Ignacio, NVI Noticias, 25th Mar 2017.

Art attack: Why do people try to destroy museum masterpieces?


Noah Charney, Salon, 26th Mar 2017.

Professor details work finding lost art stolen by Nazis

(United States of America)

Jonathan Turner, Dispatch Argus, 26th Mar 2017.

Art dealer knocks 'phony' King David sculpture displayed in the Met

(United States of America; France)

Isabel Vincent, New York Post, 26th Mar 2017.

Campesinos invaden zona protegida en el Parque Nacional Laguna del Tigre


Rural farmers invade protected area in the Laguna del Tigre National Park

Prensa Libre, 26th Mar 2017.

Venta de piecas arqueológicas 'disgusta' al INAH


Sale of archaeological pieces "disgusts" INAH

Idalia Carrillo, Sipse, 26th Mar 2017.

Thieves Take a Chunk of Change, All 221 Pounds of It, From a Berlin Museum

(Germany; Canada)

Melissa Eddy, The New York Times, 27th Mar 2017.

The Nazi art hunter fighting for the return of stolen masterpieces


Mark Saunokonoko, 9 News, 27th Mar 2017.

3 arrested for selling ancient artifacts in Istanbul


Daily Sabah, 27th Mar 2017.

Danish auction house in hot water again over sale of stolen painting


Stephen Gadd, CPH Post, 28th Mar 2017.

Robert Gentile, A Suspect In Gardner Museum Art Heist, Agrees To Plead Guilty To Weapons Charges

(United States of America)

Edmund H. Mahoney, The Hartford Courant, 28th Mar 2017.

Lawyer: Art dealer accepts prized coffin's return to Turkey

(Turkey; Switzerland)

Jamey Keaten, The Tribune, 28th Mar 2017.

Ladrones se roban la placa de cobre de la Iglesia de Fátima


Thieves steal copper plaque from the Church of Fatima

Gabriela Salido, Meganoticias, 28th Mar 2017.

A university's painting went missing. Police are searching for three people of interest

(United States of America)

Victoria St. Martin, The Washington Post, 28th Mar 2017.

Thieves steal war memorabilia


Dominique Baynes, The West Australian, 28th Mar 2017.

Roban el 'santísimo' de una iglesia en Cuautitlán


Custodia of Cuautitlán church stolen

Excelsior, 28th Mar 2017.

Solicitan al INAH detener subasta de piezas mexicanas en Francia

(Mexico; France)

INAH requests halt to auction of Mexican pieces in France

Información Excélsior, Sistema Michoacano, 28th Mar 2017.

Israel Arrests Temple Mount Officials After Assault on Archaeologists


Nir Hasson, Haaretz, 29th Mar 2017.

Egypt recovers objects stolen from Al-Imam Al-Shafie Dome


Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online, 29th Mar 2017.

Burglars Decamp With Antique Idol Worth One Crore From Temple


Odisha TV, 29th Mar 2017.

Window cleaner accused of £500k Alan Davie art theft

(United Kingdom)

BBC News, 29th Mar 2017.

Two British teenagers found guilty of stealing objects from Auschwitz during school trip

(Poland; United Kingdom)

Matthew Day, The Telegraph, 29th Mar 2017.

México, líder in América Latino por robo de arte sacro


Mexico Latin America's leader for sacred art theft

Ana Salazar, Milenio, 29th Mar 2017.

Selling precious artefacts could top up Egypt's coffers


Patrick Werr, The National, 29th Mar 2017.

Clampdown on heritage thefts

(United Kingdom)

Dan Bean, The York Press, 29th Mar 2017.

The most spectacular art robberies in history


DW, 29th Mar 2017.

Acclaimed artist Suzi Malin 'distraught' after burglar steals life's work

(United Kingdom)

Robert Dex, Evening Standard, 30th Mar 2017.

Have You Seen These Paintings? Cardenas Artwork Stolen From Former Bring Funeral Home Space

(United States of America)

Mari Herreras, The Range, 30th Mar 2017.

Historical items stolen from northeastern Iowa society

(United States of America)

KCCI, 30th Mar 2017.

Calls for support as destroyed Mosul Museum seeks to rebuild


Adnan Abu Zeed, Al Monitor, 30th Mar 2017.

Expert Opinion or Elaborate Ruse? Scrutiny for Scholars' Role in Art Sales

(Cambodia; United States of America)

Ralph Blumenthal, The New York Times, 30th Mar 2017.

Deputy director at Hermitage put under house arrest


Sophia Kishkovsky, The Art Newspaper, 30th Mar 2017.

3 Are Held on Suspicion of Plot to Attack Rialto Bridge in Venice


Elisabetta Povoledo, The New York Times, 30th Mar 2017.

Roban coronas de oro de la Iglesia de Santiago Apóstol en Ayapango


Gold crowns stolen from the Church of Santiago Apóstol in Ayapango

Luciano Tapia, El Sol de Toluca, 30th Mar 2017.

Celebrity art dealer's plea deal in theft case will probably keep him out of prison

(United States of America)

Los Angeles Times, 30th Mar 2017.

Forty Years After Theft, Stolen Norman Rockwell Painting Recovered and Returned to Owners

(United States of America)

FBI, 31st Mar 2017.

G7 culture ministers discuss trafficking of looted artifacts


DW, 31st Mar 2017.

Court Orders Antiques Dealer to Pay Gallerist $1.1 Million Over Fake Renoir in Bizarre Trial

(United States of America)

Henri Neuendorf, ArtNet News, 31st Mar 2017.

The dinosaur track theft that never was


Jamie Seidel, Adelaide Now, 31st Mar 2017.

German art police target Munich show in early March


Jeff Starck, Coin World, 31st Mar 2017.

'Dignity itself': Saving world heritage sites from 'cultural cleansing' won't be easy


Megan Williams, CBC, 31st Mar 2017.

Germany pays €1.2 million for Kirchner painting seized by Nazis


Reuters, Ynet News, 31st Mar 2017.

Workers' Strike Closes Centre Pompidou in Paris for Fifth Consecutive Day


Alyssa Buffenstein, ArtNet News, 31st Mar 2017.

How two Irish students stole a masterpiece worth millions in an act of political protest

(United Kingdom; Ireland)

Steve Cannane, ABC Australia, 31st Mar 2017.

Lawsuits, forgeries and family feuds: The afterlives of famous artists


Sara Hamdan, CNN, 31st Mar 2017.

The Endangered Antiquities Act

(United States of America)

John D. Leshy, The New York Times, 31st Mar 2017.

Official denies fire in Aswan Philae Temple


Egypt Independent, 31st Mar 2017.

How Indigenous Groups Can Reclaim Stolen Property

(United States of America)

Chip Colwell, Foreign Affairs, 31st Mar 2017.

Who Should Pay Artists? Christie's Fights Back in France Over New Resale Rules


Eileen Kinsella, ArtNet News, 31st Mar 2017.

After the theft of the Big Maple Leaf


Gero Schliess, DW, 31st Mar 2017.