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Paris court case shines a light on growing cosiness between curators, state museums and galleries; Marlborough gallery and a retired Guimet Museum curator are accused of bribery in their promotion of the artist Chu Teh-Chun—but say they broke no rules

Jay Sebring Protected Sharon Tate Up To His Death

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts Controversy, Explained: Why the Ouster of Director Nathalie Bondil Started a Firestorm

200 ’Irreplaceable' stolen books recovered in Romania, First editions of Galileo and Newton, rare versions of Dante, 80 Goya Sketches

How Did a Million Dollars Worth of Art Vanish From the Colony Room, a Bohemian Drinking Club? Over a million dollars worth of paintings, sculptures, and artistic ephemera


ART NOIR


Jack 'Murph the Surf' Murphy, jewel and art heist mastermind, dies at 83

‘Murf the Surf’ leaves behind legacy in Florida’s prison system and surfing community

The Real Murf the Surf

Clip from “Murph the Surf” 1975 Film Starring Robert Conrad

How Did a Million Dollars Worth of Art Vanish From the Colony Room, a Bohemian Drinking Club? Over a million dollars worth of paintings, sculptures, and artistic ephemera

Dealer Max Levai Sues Marlborough Gallery, Alleging ‘Scheme to Ruin’ His Reputation

History's greatest art forgers

'Jesuit priest' donates fraudulent works to Catholic schools


Colonial art: The Case of A Piece Stolen From Cameroon


ART NOIR

The Inside Story of the $8 Million Heist From the Carnegie Library; Precious maps, books and artworks vanished from the Pittsburgh archive over the course of 25 years


Painter Frank Bowling Is Locked In A $39.2-Million Legal Battle With Hales Gallery, His Former London Gallery

MoMA Chairman Leon Black Will Be Subpoenaed in Virgin Islands for Jeffrey Epstein Ties

The Most Botched Art Restorations In History

Status of $4.8m Modigliani painting challenged as legal battle over artist's catalogues raisonnés ramps up


Blood, Death And Toy Cars: How The Mexican Weegee Makes Sense Of A Violent World


ART NOIR


The Investigation That Led Police To Stolen Banksy In Italy


Savage Selfie! Tourist Takes A Selfie On A 19Th-Century Canova Sculpture— And Breaks Off Two Toes

Police Identify Tourist Who Broke Toes Off Canova Sculpture During Selfie


Italian Police Track Down Hot-Footed Statue Toe Snapper


MANSON VICTIM AND SHARON TATE'S PAL: JAY SEBRING

Manson Victim + Sharon Tate’s Pal: “Jay Sebring....Cutting To The Truth” (2020) - Official Trailer

Jay Sebring on “Batman” In 1966

Henderson, Nevada’s Native’s ‘Jay Sebring’ Film Seeks To Redeem Manson Family Victim


Jay Sebring: Remembering the Hairstylist Killed by Charles Manson in 1969; Basis for Warren Beatty’s “Shampoo”


ART NOIR

Size Matters: Trial Continues; Proof Is in the Pixels for Appropriation Artist Richard Prince

Murder and Suicide! ’Remember Her Name And Nobody Else's': Shock At Suspected Murder of Curator Rebeccah Blum

Artist Saul Fletcher, a Suicide, Is Murder Suspect in Berlin-Based Curator Rebeccah Blum’s Death

Art Market Secrecy Allowed Russian Billionaire Brothers—Friends of Putin—To Evade Government Sanctions, Senate Investigation Finds

Opaque Markets: How Two Sanctioned Russian Billionaire Brothers Bought Art Anyway


Two Us Museums Plan To Investigate Their Gauguins After Art Sleuth Says They Are Fake

'Max the Forger’ Specialised in Faking Famous Art Works; Horrified Meeting Famed London Gangster Ronnie Kray


A Clue to Van Gogh’s Final Days Is Found in His Last Painting


Van Gogh Detective Discovers Exact Spot Of Artist's Last Work, Painted Just Hours Before His Suicide


ART NOIR

Paris Dealer Who Sold Golden Sarcophagus To New York’s Metropolitan Museum Charged With Fraud And Money Laundering

Philbrick Behind Bars; High-Flying London Art Dealer in Oklahoma Jail After Fraud Bust


We Need To Talk About Guarantees. And Art Loans. And Inigo Philbrick.


Spanish Dealer Claims To Find Long-Lost Frida Kahlo Painting; Missing for six decades, La Mesa Herida (The Wounded Table) may be in a London warehouse, but experts say the work is likely a fake


Van Gogh Held Hostage: Private Detective Tells Us He Has More Photographs


ART NOIR


Improbable Imposter: The Art World Loves a Fake: An Invisible Crown: How to Be an Heiress

Between $4 Billion And $6 Billion Dollars Worth of Art Is Stolen Every Year


German Art Dealer And Socialite Angela Gulbenkian Arrested In Lisbon on Kusama and Warhol Theft Charges

New Clue! Stolen Van Gogh: Art Detective Receives Photos Of 'Stolen Work Spring Garden'


Images Of A Stolen Van Gogh Give Experts Hope It Can Be Recovered


Boone Busts Out! Art Dealer Mary Boone Released From Prison Thanks To Coronavirus Pandemic


ART NOIR

Inigo Philbrick And The Scam That Shook The Art World

Florida Man Who Bought A Rothko From Sotheby’s Using A Stolen Identity Sentenced To 4.5 Years In Prison


ART NOIR

The Unbelievable True Story of an Artist Who Formed a Lasting Bond With Her Thief

A Philip Glass Score Was Lost. 50 Years Later, Here It Is.


What Do You Do With a Stolen van Gogh? Octave Durham, the Thief Knows and Spills


ART NOIR


Convicted Art Fraudster Ezra Chowaiki Subject Of Yet More Legal Drama

How A Canadian Documentary Director Got The Major Players In The Knoedler Fakes Scandal To Speak On Camera


Gold Tycoon And Art Collector James Stunt Charged With Money Laundering And Forgery

Stephen J. Goldberg Esq.: The Fall of the Art World's Golden Boy


ART NOIR

Dutch Museum Says Van Gogh Painting Stolen In Overnight Raid During Virus Closure

Boomerang Art Thefts: The Stolen Art That Finds Its Way Back

The Artist Beneath The Art Forger: Elmyr De Hory, One Of The Most Notorious Art Forgers Of The 20Th Century

The Hole in the Wall, The Dead Curator’s Diary, Blackmailing Thieves and the Strange Case of the Missing Klimt Masterpiece

Listen: Largest Art Fraud In Modern U.S. History

 

ART NOIR

Robert Indiana’s Star of Hope reaches deal with Morgan Art Foundation to end ongoing legal battles

Artists Have Final Victory in a Case of Destroyed Graffiti; Supreme Court Rejects To Hear

Paris court case shines a light on growing cosiness between curators, state museums and galleries; Marlborough gallery and a retired Guimet Museum curator are accused of bribery in their promotion of the artist Chu Teh-Chun—but say they broke no rules

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts Controversy, Explained: Why the Ouster of Director Nathalie Bondil Started a Firestorm

How Did a Million Dollars Worth of Art Vanish From the Colony Room, a Bohemian Drinking Club? Over a million dollars worth of paintings, sculptures, and artistic ephemera


ART NOIR

Magnum photographer Alec Soth accused of plagiarism by Chicago artist Tonika Johnson

Roman Polanski after Sharon’s Murder


True scale of alleged Beltracchi forgeries revealed

Will US Congress finally pass anti-money laundering legislation? Secret art market

Art Thief Chief? Trump Ended 2018 France Trip Having Art Loaded on Air Force One

Writer Dorothy Parker’s ashes exhumed from longtime Baltimore resting place, but where did they go? A mystery solved


Tate Cuts Ties with Disgraced Dealer Anthony D’Offay

$80 M. Knoedler Art Forgery Scandal Is Explored—Again, But Blandly—in New Documentary

'The biggest contemporary art fraud of the century'

The source of infamous forger Van Meegeren’s secret supplies exposed; Scotland Yard report shows that the notorious Dutch faker bought lapis lazuli paint for his “Vermeers” in bulk from Winsor & Newton

The Inside Story of the $8 Million Heist From the Carnegie Library; Precious maps, books and artworks vanished from the Pittsburgh archive over the course of 25 years

The Most Botched Art Restorations In History


The $3.4M Painting Abandoned for over 70 Years in a Paris Apartment; An infamous actress, a Nazi raid, the ‘Master of Swish’, a stuffed ostrich and a priceless discovery


ART NOIR

Man who punched £20m Picasso painting at Tate Modern is jailed for 18 months; Repairing the Piece—On Long-Term Loan From A Private Collection—Will Take More Than A Year And Cost Up To £350,000


Blood, Death And Toy Cars: How The Mexican Weegee Makes Sense Of A Violent World

No Laughing Matter As Dutch Masterwork Stolen For Third Time

Driven To Abstraction: The Inside Story Of A $60M Art Forgery Hoax

 

Massive Manhunt: British Art Dealer And His Partner Shot Dead In Their Maltese Mansion As Four Gunmen Hunted

Not A Pretty Picture: Money Laundering and America's Art Market

US Senate Staff Report:The Art Industry And U.S. Policies That Undermine Sanctions

Ghislaine Maxwell Stalked Posh Art Galleries to Find Vulnerable Young Girls to Groom for Jeffrey Epstein


ART NOIR

Massive Manhunt: British Art Dealer And His Partner Shot Dead In Their Maltese Mansion As Four Gunmen Hunted

Not A Pretty Picture: Money Laundering and America's Art Market

US Senate Staff Report:The Art Industry And U.S. Policies That Undermine Sanctions

Fergus McCaffrey Gallery Could Lose Valuable Art Over Delinquent Storage Fees

French Court Fines Artist For Naked Stunt At Lourdes; Appeared Naked In Front Of Pious Pilgrims

Raphael's Face Reconstructed To Solve Tomb Mystery

Art Dealer Yves Bouvier Evaded Paying Taxes On £276M Of Art Sales, Swiss Authorities Claim

A Spanish Museum Can Keep a Nazi-Looted Camille Pissarro Painting Despite Family’s Objections, an Appeals Court Rules


How an Aspiring ‘It’ Girl Tricked New York’s Party People and the Banks

Ghislaine Maxwell Stalked Posh Art Galleries to Find Vulnerable Young Girls to Groom for Jeffrey Epstein


ART NOIR


Homicide at Rough Point: In 1966, Did Billionaire Doris Duke Murder Her Art Curator and Designer Eddie Tirella?

With His Camera, Gordon Parks Humanized The Black People Others Saw As Simply Criminals

California Man Is Charged With Illegally Importing An Ancient Mosaic, Possibly From Syria


It Wasn't The Sex: Bloodletting Fatal For Raphael, Study Claims

Ancient Roman Artifacts Discovered in Spanish Seafood Shop During Routine Food Inspection

Turkish Arts Philanthropist Osman Kavala Approaches Thousandth Day in Prison


Yau: The Original Forger of Magic

Extent Of Trade In Looted Antiquities Is Exaggerated, Authorities Claim


Goldberg, Esq.: The Saga of Inigo Philbrick

The Mystery Of A Stolen Rare Cello Has A Surprise Ending


Anna Sorokin: The Soho Scammer


ART NOIR


Wire Fraud and Aggravated Identity Theft! New York Grand Jury Indicts Inigo Philbrick On Federal Fraud Charges illo


Art Dealer Inigo Philbrick Will Be Kept In US Custody After His Fiancée’s Family’s Bahamas Real Estate Was Rejected as Bail Collateral


FBI Raids Alleged Art Forgery Ring in Michigan Woods; 30 FBI agents raided the property of Michigan artist Donald "D.B." Henkel


Court Ruling In Monaco Ends One Piece of A $2 Billion Art Dispute; Yves Bouvier, a Swiss businessman who sold $2 billion worth of artworks, and Dmitry Rybolovlev, the Russian billionaire who bought them.

An Ex-Pink Panther on His Old Crew Blamed for Robbing Kim Kardashian


How a £3m Soulages Almost Sank Off The Coast of Tasmania in 1953 Shipwreck

Experts Weigh In On Alleged Art Forgery Ring In Michigan; The Work Of Lesser Known Artists With Rising Markets


ART NOIR


Spanish Dealer Claims To Find Long-Lost Frida Kahlo Painting; Missing for six decades, La Mesa Herida (The Wounded Table) may be in a London warehouse, but experts say the work is likely a fake illo frienda new


Van Gogh Held Hostage: Private Detective Tells Us He Has More Photographs

Russian Theatre Director Kirill Serebrennikov Found Guilty Of Fraud And Ordered To Pay $1.85M In Damages To Culture Ministry

Former Louvre Curator Among Five Arrested In Paris In Antiquities Trafficking Investigation


Art Restoration Gone Bad; Bartolome Esteban Murillo’s Priceless 17th Century Painting Ruined


WORLDWIDE MANHUNT ENDS! AFTER EIGHT MONTHS, GALLERIST ON THE LAM, INIGO PHILBRICK FOUND ON VANUATU

Fugitive Art Dealer Inigo Philbrick Found on Pacific Island, Charged With $20M Fraud Scheme

Charged With Orchestrating a $20 Million Fraud Scheme, 33 Year Old Arrested

What Did Inigo Philbrick Do? How One Precocious Dealer Allegedly Swindled the Art Market’s Savviest Players Out of Millions

Fugitive Art Dealer Arrested on Pacific Island in Fraud Case

Inigo Philbrick And The Scam That Shook The Art World

GQ: In Search of Inigo Philbrick, the Disappearing Art Dealer


Mob Loots Gallery For A Good KAWS!


ART NOIR

The Art Of The Steal: These Real-Life Stories Of High-Profile Heists Paint A Compelling Picture Of International Crime

From Afar, A Fugitive In The Knoedler Art Fraud Gives His Defense

Robert Indiana’s LOVE at Centre Of New $150M Fraud Claim


Documentary Takes a Deep Dive Into the $80 Million Knoedler Art Scandal

The Unravelling Of A Dancer: Sharon Stern Devoted Herself To Butoh. Did Her Mentor Lead Her Down A Dangerous Path?

‘Made You Look’ Trailer: Barry Avrich’s Documentary About Largest Art Fraud In American History

 


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