Works of art and cultural goods looted in armed conflicts or wars usually travel across several borders when they are sold. The cross-border character of looted art creates legal challenges for restitution claims as they often concern various national jurisdictions, […]
The International Foundation for Art Research (IFAR)—the leading organization addressing critical art-world issues regarding attribution, authenticity, and provenance—announced today the launch of new enhancements to its online Catalogues Raisonnés Database. New features and functionality include external links to the complete […]
Another art theft story has been implemented in a Hollywood movie. “Woman in Gold” deals with the case of restitution to the painting “Adele Bloch-Bauer” by Gustav Klimt, who for many years was seen as a valuable Austrian Cultural Property […]
Today it was announced: the Bern Museum takes the heavy legacy of the collection Gurlitt – but on its terms.