Interview: Factum Foundation’s Ferdinand Saumarez Smith on Preserving the Bakor Monoliths

Preservation, documentation, facsimiles and restitution: the Bakor monoliths, Cochno Stone, Chad rock art, and the Sacred Cave of Kamukuwaká.

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Controversial Bill on Export of Native American Art Before Congress

H.R. 2930 will prohibit export of sacred objects, require tribal review and export permits for objects of all values and ages.

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Sisi’s Parade of Absolute Rulers – Celebration of Autocracy Opens Egyptian Museum

Another kind of ‘Egyptian Spring’, Demands to copyright Pharaonic Egypt, Japan funds Egyptian tourism, Khalil Museum reopens with praise.

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CircArt and the British Museum –
A great opportunity wasted.

Art trade denied a part in anti-looting initiative it helped to start.

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Introducing the Global Art and Heritage Law Project

The Committee for Cultural Policy announces publication of nine volumes in a new Global Art and Heritage Law Series

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The Antiquities Trade: A Reflection on the Past 25 Years in Three Parts

Definitions, academic relations, orphan antiquities, the 2000 date, and source country export licenses.

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