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Articles for April 2018
172 articles found.
KellyAnne Riess (2018). DNA evidence connects Cold Lake prolific offender with theft of art. Cold Lake Sun. 1 April.
Libby Cherry (2018). Oxford will not reconsider Sackler donations despite opioid link. Cherwell. 2 April.
Gwen Filosa (2018). A man accused of stealing a gold bar from Keys museum has a dark past, feds say. Miami Herald. 2 April.
Jim Schultz (2018). Native American artifacts recovered, police say. Record Searchlight. 2 April.
Safa Alharathy (2018). Sabha's historic castle hit with rockets as tribal tension continues. The Libya Observer. 2 April.
Associated Press (2018). Art of the theft: Book illustrates Boston museum heist. WTOP. 2 April.
Mark Brown (2018). Looted Ethiopian treasures in UK could be returned on loan. The Guardian. 3 April.
Archana Jyoti (2018). 1,000-year-old Apsara to Return Home from US. The Pioneer. 3 April.
Jimmy Nsubuga (2018). 'Priceless' paintings slashed inside town hall after gang 'failed to find any cash'. Metro. 3 April.
Sophia Duckor-Jones (2018). Security stepped up ahead of Dame Kiri art auction. Radio New Zealand. 3 April.
eKathimerini (2018). German couple nabbed with antiquities, replica workshop. eKathimerini. 3 April.
'I've Regained a Part of My Family': Unusual Swiss Restitution Case Brings John Constable Painting Home to Heirs in France( )
John S. Friedman, Kathleen Friedman (2018). 'I've Regained a Part of My Family': Unusual Swiss Restitution Case Brings John Constable Painting Home to Heirs in France. Art News. 3 April.
Antoine Froidefond (2018). Report lashes France's 'lack of ambition' to return looted Jewish art. The Times of Israel. 3 April.
The Decades-Long Dispute Over Artwork Owned by Filipino President Ferdinand Marcos Is Going to Trial( )
Eileen Kinsella (2018). The Decades-Long Dispute Over Artwork Owned by Filipino President Ferdinand Marcos Is Going to Trial. ArtNet News. 3 April.
Swarajya Magazine (2018). Palani Temple Case Transferred Out Of Idol Wing. Swarajya Magazine. 3 April.
Carnegie Library warned in 1991 to move rare books to libraries with tighter security, better climate control – but never did( )
Marylynne Pitz (2018). Carnegie Library warned in 1991 to move rare books to libraries with tighter security, better climate control – but never did. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. 4 April.
George Mills (2018). Cleaners accidentally throw away Swiss artist's 'Unhappy Meal' sculpture. The Local. 4 April.
Deepti Hajela (2018). Lawyer: Guantanamo Bay detainee has right to make, show art. Fox News. 4 April.
Mike Laycock (2018). Thieves scale scaffolding to steal lead at Allerton Park. The Press. 4 April.
Damien Sharkov (2018). Art Stolen by Nazis must be Returned to Holocaust Victim's Heirs 80 Years Later, Court Rules. Newsweek. 4 April.
Dumbarton and Vale of Leven Reporter (2018). Bookseller who stole signed Harry Potter book worth £1,675 avoids jail sentence. Dumbarton and Vale of Leven Reporter. 4 April.
Mutual Art (2018). How to Tell if your Artwork is Fake. Mutual Art. 4 April.
The Himalayan Times (2018). Stolen idols returned to Nepal. The Himalayan Times. 4 April.
TRT World (2018). Missing artefacts back on display in Beirut after decades. TRT World. 4 April.
Kim Willsher (2018). Four artworks vanish from walls of French parliament. The Guardian. 4 April.
AFP (2018). New York Met returns stolen idols to Nepal. The Nation. 5 April.
Alistair Brown (2018). Can a local authority really get rid of 90 per cent of its art?. Apollo. 5 April.
Douglas Currie (2018). British museums and looted treasures. The Guardian. 5 April.
Laura M. Holson (2018). A Lost Painting Is Rediscovered. Have You Checked Your Closets Lately?. The New York Times. 5 April.
Michael Jansen (2018). Syria: 'We received money for documentation but not restoration'. The Irish Times. 5 April.
Sarah Cascone (2018). The Met Will Return Looted Statues of Sages and Goddesses to Both India and Nepal. ArtNet News. 5 April.
Looted is a loaded word – but shouldn't the cultural wonders of the ancient world be admired in their country of origin?( )
Jonathan Gornall (2018). Looted is a loaded word – but shouldn't the cultural wonders of the ancient world be admired in their country of origin?. The National. 5 April.
Rachael Hocking (2018). 'Cultural genocide': Flood of fake art threatens Indigenous artists and communities. NITV. 5 April.
Larry Parnass (2018). SJC ruling clears Berkshire Museum to sell artworks. The Berkshire Eagle. 5 April.
Associated Press (2018). Man confesses to museum theft of Civil War antiques. Fox. 5 April.
Egypt Independent (2018). 72 officials charged with theft after turning ancient archaeological site into parking lot. Egypt Independent. 5 April.
Art Dealers Strike Back at Artist Cady Noland in an Increasingly Philosophical Legal Dispute About a Restored Sculpture( )
Julia Halperin (2018). Art Dealers Strike Back at Artist Cady Noland in an Increasingly Philosophical Legal Dispute About a Restored Sculpture. ArtNet News. 5 April.
Deidre Martinez (2018). Police search for missing paintings in Old Main art heist. Baylor Lariat. 5 April.
The Nation (2018). Stolen artefacts: Oba of Benin, Obaseki to build world-class Museum. The Nation. 5 April.
Dismissing Suit Against Agnes Martin Catalogue Raisonné Committee, Judge Bolsters Embattled Art-Authentication Field( )
Claire Selvin (2018). Dismissing Suit Against Agnes Martin Catalogue Raisonné Committee, Judge Bolsters Embattled Art-Authentication Field. Art News. 6 April.
Artlyst (2018). London Dealer Richard Nagy Ordered To Return Stolen Egon Schiele Drawings. Artlyst. 6 April.
Catherine Hickley (2018). Unknown or Unreal? The Shadow on Some Russian Avant-Garde Art. The New York Times. 6 April.
Bethan Moorcraft (2018). The insurance reality of a disappearing Picasso. Insurance Business Magazine. 6 April.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (2018). 'There Are Black People in the Future' - tale of a billboard. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. 6 April.
Sahina Shrestha (2018). Bringing our Gods home. Nepali Times. 6 April.
Tereasa Dias (2018). No breakthrough in Thulamela artefact theft. Lowvelder. 7 April.
Toronto police investigating after rock valued at more than $17,000 stolen from Toronto's Gardiner Museum( )
Jenna Moon (2018). Toronto police investigating after rock valued at more than $17,000 stolen from Toronto's Gardiner Museum. The Star. 7 April.
Pablo Ferri (2018). Memorias de un Robo en la Selva Maya (y de Tres o Cuatroa Orquídeas Extraordinarias). El País. 7 April.
Silvester D'Souza (2018). Kundapur: Theft at Uppunda Venkataramana temple, ornaments worth lacs stolen. Daiji World. 7 April.
In Utah canyons where an ancient civilization once flourished, the feds are now inviting oil and gas drilling( )
Brian Maffly (2018). In Utah canyons where an ancient civilization once flourished, the feds are now inviting oil and gas drilling. The Salt Lake Tribune. 7 April.
Sean Maguire, Victoria Taylor (2018). Antique store sees $50,000 in Alaska Native art and carvings stolen. KTUU. 7 April.
Ahmed Bani Mustafa (2018). 'Jordan Codices' proven fake — DoA. The Jordan Times. 7 April.
Safa Alharathy (2018). U.S. Embassy holds training to safeguard Libya's rich cultural heritage. The Libya Observer. 7 April.
Ethiosports (2018). Ethiopia Rejects Claims Of Agreeing To Take Treasures On Loan Basis. Ethiosports. 7 April.
Allison McNearney (2018). How Gustav Klimt's Unfinished 'Ria Munk III' Finally Escaped the Nazis. The Daily Beast. 7 April.
Liping Gu (2018). Philadelphia apologizes to China for damaged terracotta warrior. ECNS. 8 April.
Samar Kadi (2018). World heritage in Syria and Libya agonising under the world's idle eyes. The Arab Weekly. 8 April.
Melissa Clarke (2018). Australian ivory trade's role in encouraging poaching to come under scrutiny. ABC Australia. 8 April.
Te Kuru o te Marama Dewes (2018). Re-united with the bones of their ancestors. Maori Television. 8 April.
Associated Press (2018). Italy, eager to recover artifacts, returns tombstone to Iran. The Washington Post. 9 April.
Steve Arstad (2018). Penticton RCMP recover stolen artwork. Infotel. 9 April.
Craig Barker (2018). Fifteen years after looting, thousands of artefacts are still missing from Iraq's national museum. The Conversation. 9 April.
Emily Russell (2018). Police arrest suspect, recover stolen ivory from Anchorage antique store. KTOO. 9 April.
Historian who stole WWII dog tags from the National Archives advertised 'stains of fuel, blood' to potential buyers( )
Lynh Bui (2018). Historian who stole WWII dog tags from the National Archives advertised 'stains of fuel, blood' to potential buyers. The Washington Post. 10 April.
German Culture Minister Meets With France to Find Common Ground on Colonial Heritage and European Policy( )
Kate Brown (2018). German Culture Minister Meets With France to Find Common Ground on Colonial Heritage and European Policy. ArtNet News. 10 April.
Cristina Burack (2018). Trial for mass theft of Georg Baselitz art starts in Munich. DW. 10 April.
Gregory J. Holman (2018). Springfield Art Museum will hire a security, maintenance coordinator. Springfield News-Leader. 10 April.
Andrew Lawler (2018). War savages ancient sites in Yemen and Iraq, destroying archaeological record. Science. 10 April.
Danielle Guichard (2018). Science Museum of Virginia installs new meteorite after previous one stolen. ABC United States. 10 April.
Wild Aid (2018). Taiwan and U.K. to Ban Ivory Trade. Taiwan News. 11 April.
Mohammad Ali (2018). Art Of The Political: Lost Works Turn Up At French Parliament. Urdu Point. 11 April.
TNN (2018). 10 wooden idols go missing from temple in Mamallapuram. The Times of India. 11 April.
TNN (2018). Another temple heist: 10 gold-plated crowns, 9 canopies stolen in Sec 19. The Times of India. 11 April.
ANSA (2018). Painting stolen in Rome recovered. ANSA. 11 April.
C. López (2018). Roban un cáliz, un copón y unas crismeras de plata en la iglesia de San Martiño de Andrade. La Voz de Galicia. 11 April.
Charlotte Turner (2018). Expensive gold art stolen by brazen thief. Plymouth Herald. 11 April.
Dominic Gilbert (2018). Man who looted "irreplaceable" antiques from Norwich churches while homeless escapes jail. Eastern Daily Press. 11 April.
James Jeffrey (2018). Britain's Secret Theft of Ethiopia's Most Wondrous Manuscripts. Atlas Obscura. 11 April.
Arutz Sheva (2018). Bible that Goering stole from Jew discovered. Israel National News. 11 April.
Arutz Sheva (2018). Nazi-looted drawings to be returned to heirs of Holocaust victim. Israel National News. 11 April.
Phillip Ericksen, Kristin Hoppa (2018). Artwork in Baylor's Old Main removed after thefts. Waco Tribute-Herald. 11 April.
Express News Service (2018). Temple looted. The New Indian Express. 11 April.
Hindustan Times (2018). Thieves hoping to strike it rich, land up with only fake ornaments in Chandigarh. Hindustan Times. 11 April.
Tari Ngangura (2018). Stop Raiding Tombs, Lara Croft. Vice. 11 April.
ANI (2018). CBI busts antique smuggling racket, retrieves 81 artifacts. Business Standard. 12 April.
Nicholas Handy (2018). Expert opines that paintings in art fraud case are forgeries. Monadnock Ledger-Transcript. 12 April.
Yiqian Zhang (2018). Chinese pool personal money and resources to buy back artifacts lost overseas. Global Times. 12 April.
Kevin Krause (2018). 70 million-year-old dinosaur skull gets caught in an international custody battle. The Dallas Morning News. 12 April.
Devesh K. Pandey (2018). CBI seizes 81 antique artefacts; trader quizzed. The Hindu. 12 April.
Tom Maxedon (2018). Arizona Bill Would Change Rules Around Archaeological Studies — And May Violate State, Federal Law. KJZZ. 12 April.
Anne Branigin (2018). Of Art and Plunder: Why Black Curators Are Still Shut Out of the Art World—and Why It Matters. The Root. 12 April.
Network Norfolk (2018). Norwich church burglar escapes jail sentence after help. Network Norfolk. 12 April.
William K. Rashbaum (2018). Twisted Tale of Stolen Chagall Nears Ending. The New York Times. 12 April.
The Tribune (2018). Thieves' temple run continues, target two more places in city. The Tribune. 12 April.
CBS (2018). Stolen Picasso registered with database of stolen art. CBS. 13 April.
Gabriel Flores, Alexander García (2018). Un caso muestra una fisura en el coleccionismo arqueológico. El Comercio. 13 April.
Andrew Lawler (2018). Ancient sites savaged in Yemen, Iraq. Science. 13 April.
Oscar Holland (2018). FBI recovers stolen Marc Chagall painting 30 years after heist. CNN. 13 April.
Press Trust of India (2018). Seven 'ashtadhatu' idols stolen from Narghoghi. The Hindu. 13 April.
Baltimore Museum of Art to sell works by masters such as Andy Warhol, will aim to improve artist diversity( )
The Baltimore Sun (2018). Baltimore Museum of Art to sell works by masters such as Andy Warhol, will aim to improve artist diversity. The Baltimore Sun. 13 April.
Richard Watts (2018). Art theft 'a real punch in the face' for artists' collective. Times Colonist. 14 April.
Alasdair Soussi (2018). The Arc/k Project: Building a virtual archive to keep the Palmyras of this world alive. The National. 14 April.
James Tapper (2018). Ethiopians urge Britain to return bones of 'stolen' prince after 150 years. The Guardian. 14 April.
Debashish Karmakar (2018). HC irked over poor records of antiquities in museums. The Times of India. 14 April.
David Chazan (2018). Queen's 'heart of gold' stolen from French museum. The Telegraph. 15 April.
Joe Castaldo (2018). How allegations of a forgery ring are threatening Norval Morrisseau's legacy. Maclean's. 15 April.
Mohammed Ebraheem (2018). Iraq declares UN initiative to rehabilitate ancient sites in Nineveh. Iraqi News. 15 April.
Liping Gu (2018). Terracotta warrior damaged in U.S. to be repaired. ECNS. 16 April.
Paula Mejia (2018). How a Gang of Thirsty Thieves Stole Over $500,000 Worth of Wine. Atlas Obscura. 16 April.
Rajesh Jauhri (2018). Thieves try to steal cannon from fort, wake up a village. The Times of India. 16 April.
Jamal Jawhar (2018). Two Thieves Steal Bells from Historic Church in Libya. Asharq Al-Awsat. 16 April.
Raju Mudhar (2018). Why Toronto museum heists look nothing like the movies. The Star. 16 April.
William Neuman (2018). City Orders Sims Statue Removed From Central Park. The New York Times. 16 April.
Richard K. DeAtley (2018). 2 historical plaques stolen from San Bernardino's Original McDonald's Museum. The Sun. 16 April.
Damola Durosomo (2018). Taking Back Our History: Understanding African Art Repatriation. Okay Africa. 16 April.
The Himalayan Times (2018). Most retrieved idols yet to be restored. The Himalayan Times. 16 April.
The Local (2018). Rome museum robbed of €10,000. The Local. 16 April.
Holly Williams (2018). The art hidden from Nazi bombs. BBC News. 16 April.
Kevin S. Held (2018). Tiaras stolen from Missouri History Museum. KPLR. 17 April.
Stuart Pimm (2018). When feathers flew at a natural-history archive. Nature. 17 April.
RAPSI (2018). Two defendants in case on stealing vintage books plead guilty. RAPSI. 17 April.
Romania Insider (2018). Looted Dacian artifacts return to Romania. Romania Insider. 17 April.
Brian Whitehead (2018). Folk artist thrilled when a Redlands junk hauler finds her stolen painting at the Colton landfill. The Sun. 17 April.
ABC Spain (2018). Tardan 64 años en descubrir que les robaron un cuadro gótico con un «cambiazo». ABC Spain. 17 April.
Daniel Hill (2018). Old-Ass Racism Crowns Stolen from History Museum. Riverfront Times. 18 April.
Simon Ndonga (2018). FBI to hand over artefact stolen in Nairobi. Capital News. 18 April.
Chevon Booysen (2018). Artwork depicting corruption vandalised. IOL. 18 April.
Brian Tanguay (2018). Tasoula Hadjitofi on Reclaiming Her Heritage. Santa Barbara Independent. 18 April.
La Guardia Civil de Navarra investiga a un hombre por robar vestimentas eclesiásticas de la Iglesia de Arraiza( )
The Guardia Civil of Navarra investigating a man for theft of ecclesiastical vestments from a Arraiza church
Navarra Información (2018). La Guardia Civil de Navarra investiga a un hombre por robar vestimentas eclesiásticas de la Iglesia de Arraiza. Navarra Información. 18 April.
Jo Fahy (2018). Nazi art theft exhibition puts stolen masterpieces on display. SwissInfo. 19 April.
Yonette Joseph (2018). Four Masked Burglars Steal Jade and Gold Artifacts From Museum in England. The New York Times. 19 April.
Evie Andreou (2018). Antiquities department sorry for mosaic cleaning blunder. Cyprus Mail. 19 April.
Jonathan Blumberg (2018). A US millionaire who buried treasure in the Rockies has offered one main clue. South China Morning Post. 19 April.
Billings Gazette (2018). Federal law enforcement investigating potential theft of mammoth bones in Wyoming. Billings Gazette. 19 April.
ECNS (2018). Two relics of Old Summer Palace handed back. ECNS. 20 April.
Yeni Safak (2018). Turkish police teams recover nearly 300 stolen artefacts. Yeni Safak. 20 April.
Douglas Quan (2018). Picture-perfect forgery? Art world awaits court decision on alleged fake Norval Morrisseau painting. National Post. 20 April.
Laura Gilbert (2018). Legal battle over Modigliani painting rumbles on. The Art Newspaper. 20 April.
Jose Lambiet (2018). Socialite finally pays up $60,000 after being sued by Best Buddies. Miami Herald. 20 April.
BBC News (2018). Saddam's 'Disney for a despot': How dictators exploit ruins. BBC News. 20 April.
Mark Shanahan (2018). Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum publishes its own book about 1990 heist. The Boston Globe. 20 April.
Romania Insider (2018). German citizen sent to court in Romania over looted Dacian artifacts. Romania Insider. 20 April.
Kumerra Gemechu (2018). Ethiopia says British museum must permanently return its artifacts. Reuters. 23 April.
Associated Press (2018). Former volunteer charged with stealing from Missouri museum. WTOP. 23 April.
Jean Christou (2018). Ceremony to greet return of priceless looted Kanakaria mosaic. Cyprus Mail. 23 April.
Hindustan Times (2018). Uttarakhand jeweller who was in cahoots with gang lands in Chandigarh police net. Hindustan Times. 23 April.
Margaret Coker (2018). Mosul's Renowned Religious Complex Will Rise From the Rubble. The New York Times. 24 April.
Marina Gamil (2018). New law intensifies penalties for antiquity-related crimes. Egypt Today. 24 April.
Craig Paton (2018). North-east museum asks for info after tonne of metal stolen. Evening Express. 24 April.
Kerry Sanders, Rheana Murray (2018). Family who painted house to look like 'Starry Night' in battle with Florida city. Today. 24 April.
Iran Front Page (2018). Antiquities Advertised for Online Sale Seized in Iran. Iran Front Page. 24 April.
Ruth Michaelson (2018). Egypt to fine people who pester tourists. The Guardian. 24 April.
Josh Wingrove, Sandrine Rastello (2018). Museums Clash Over Attempt to Sell a Chagall to Pay for a David. Bloomberg. 24 April.
AFP (2018). 'Golden cabbage' leaves stolen off Vienna landmark. The Local. 25 April.
Dina Gold (2018). Jewish ghosts linger as German households still make use of stolen heirlooms. The Times of Israel. 25 April.
KRQE (2018). Arizona museum seeks donations to preserve stolen painting found in New Mexico. KRQE. 25 April.
Sarah Jasmine Montgomery (2018). L.A. Artist Suing Old Navy for Ripping Off Her Work. Complex. 25 April.
The Nation (2018). Brick stolen from Ayutthaya temple mailed back. The Nation. 25 April.
Jessie Williamson (2018). An Ornithologist Reads 'The Feather Thief'. Outside Online. 25 April.
Duncan Hooper (2018). Thieves escape with €2.2m gold artwork after 220kph chase. EuroNews. 26 April.
Conor Humphries (2018). Stolen heart of Dublin's patron saint returned intact. Reuters. 26 April.
Ryan Lenora Brown (2018). In Congo, a new national museum renews quest to reclaim history. Christian Science Monitor. 27 April.
Akeem Lasisi (2018). Tola Wewe battles to regain his lost-but-found painting. Punch. 27 April.
Courtney Tanner (2018). Southern Utah museum benefiting from Bears Ears debate. The News & Observer. 27 April.
Anuja Jaiswal (2018). AMU forms panel to probe missing artefacts. The Times of India. 27 April.
Telesur (2018). Unesco to Colombia: 'Don't Exploit San Jose Galleon Shipwreck'. Telesur. 27 April.
Travis Andersen (2018). Woman charged with stealing funds from Museum of Russian Icons in Clinton. The Boston Globe. 27 April.
Michael Granberry (2018). 'Monuments Men' author launches TV show to help find art looted by Nazis. Gloucester Times. 27 April.
Lauren Peck (2018). Rare blue butterfly most likely dead after theft from conservatory; woman identified. Dayton Daily News. 28 April.
Associated Press (2018). Cyprus regains rare Orthodox Christian mosaic stolen in '70s. Waterloo Region Record. 28 April.
Associated Press (2018). Man pleads guilty in 2010 Key West gold bar theft. Business Insider. 28 April.
The Hindu (2018). Of Chennai, idol theft and a crime-thriller. The Hindu. 28 April.