ArtCrime2016: The Programme

Saturday 15 October 2016, City Gallery, Wellington

Time What Who
10.00am Welcome; Formal Opening Arthur Tompkins and Elizabeth Caldwell
10.20am Introduction Louisa Gommans
10.25am Art Crime as a discipline: progress since 2008 Noah Charney
10.55am Anatomy of an international statue trafficking network. Simon Mackenzie
11.25am Q & A
11.30am  Morning tea
12.00pm Introduction Ngarino Ellis
12.05pm Repatriation in a museum context: no one size fits all Puāwai Cairns
12.35pm Stolen Art in Paradise? Stories of Illicit trafficking of Cultural Property in the Pacific: Case Studies from Fiji, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Papua New Guinea. Tarisi Vunidilo
1.05pm Q & A
1.10pm Lunch
2.00pm Introduction Penelope Jackson
2.05pm Copying for the colonies: W. S. Hatton and the forging of national histories Rebecca Rice
2.35pm Re-Use and Misuse of images of Museum collection items Victoria Leachman
3.05pm Q & A
3.10pm Afternoon tea
3.40pm Panel discussion: Security in the Galleries Catherine Gardner – New Zealand Police

Erika McClintock – City Gallery, Wellington

Courtney Johnston – The Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt

Reuben Friend – Pataka, Porirua

4.40pm Art Thieves, Fraudsters and Fakers: The New Zealand Story by Penelope Jackson (Awa Press 2016) Mary Varnham; Elizabeth Caldwell interviewing Penelope Jackson.

Following the formal programme, we invite you to stay on for an informal cocktail and networking function at the Gallery from 5.00 pm to 7.00pm.  This will include the launch of Art Thieves, Fraudsters and Fakers: The New Zealand Story by Penelope Jackson (Published by Awa Press 2016).

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