ArtCrime 2021: Preventing Art Crime

We are delighted to confirm that the date for our next Symposium is Saturday 29 May 2021 at City Gallery Wellington.  The theme is “Preventing Art Crime”. 

Call for Papers

You are invited to submit 200-word abstracts for 25-minute presentations, within the broad theme of ‘Preventing Art Crime’, by Sunday 28 February 2021.

Successful presenters will be notified by email by, at the latest, Sunday 7 March 2021.

Please submit your proposal in the body of your email, adding also a short bio (up to 350 words, and including were appropriate short summaries of relevant publications and previous conference or symposia presentations) by email to:

If selected to present at the Symposium on Saturday 29 May 2021, any PowerPoint files to accompany your presentation will be required no later than Saturday 15 May 2021, together with a passport photograph and a very brief bio statement and contact details (both for inclusion in the Symposium’s programme).

Presenters will not be asked to pay the Symposium’s registration fee. There is no funding for travel or accommodation.

We look forward to seeing you at ArtCrime2021 at City Gallery Wellington, on Saturday 29 May 2021!

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