ArtCrime2018:The Symposium

Registrations are now open for the 4th annual New Zealand Art Crime Symposium a”Provenance Matters” at the City Gallery Wellington on Saturday 22 September 2018.

Click here to register – early  bird prices are available until 19 August so get in quickly! 

The Programme

As at 3 August 2018; subject to change

Time What Who
10.00am Welcome Arthur Tompkins, Trustee
10.05am Opening Her Excellency, The Rt Hon. Dame Patsy Reddy GNZM QSO, Governor-General of New Zealand
10.15am Introduction to first session Ngarino Ellis, Trustee
10.20am  Penelope Jackson Edward Bullmore’s Icon No.3 and its troubled provenance
10.45am Andrew Moffat  Toppled trooper: The fractured history of a New Zealand Wars statue.
11.10am Q & A
11.15am Morning tea
11.45am Introduction to second session Louisa Gommans, Trustee
11.50am  Linda Tyler Keeping it real: building an exhibition history for some fake Frances Hodgkins.
12.15pm  Felicity Strong The use and abuse of provenance research in art fraud.
12.50pm Q & A
12.55pm Lunch
2.00pm Introduction to third session Penelope Jackson, Trustee
2.05pm Nina Lala Authenticity, Fraud, and R -v- Gant & Siddique
2.30pm Jonathan Barrett Can Blockchain Resolve the Problems of Provenance?
2.55pm Q & A
3.00pm Afternoon tea
3.30pm Introduction to fourth session Arthur Tompkins, Trustee
3.35pm Leigh Paterson Stolen Copies: An exploration of New Zealand graphic design appropriation and censorship.
4.00pm All speakers: Q & A session Chaired by TBC
4.30pm Closing comments Arthur Tompkins, Trustee

4.30pm: Evening drinks and nibbles function through to 6.00pm.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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