Provenance research in a (post?)-pandemic world

Provenance research in a (post?)-pandemic world

Course Description This three-session, 4.5-hour low participant-to-instructor ratio eCourse centres on Provenance research, which has emerged on the global stage in the late 1990s as a key discipline for clarifying the history of art objects claimed by the families of...
Nazi cultural thefts in Europe, 1933-1945

Nazi cultural thefts in Europe, 1933-1945

Course Description This five-hour, low participant-to-instructor ratio course will provide an overview of the breadth of Nazi-sponsored thefts of Jewish-owned cultural assets from January 1933 to May 1945. The cultural plunder of Jewish-owned collections of artistic...
Repatriation – beyond litigation

Repatriation – beyond litigation

Course Description Repatriation for most people conjures up images of litigious, ill-tempered confrontations played out in the media as much as the courtroom. In this six-hour, low participant-to-instructor ratio, eCourse participants will learn that not all...
Rose Valland: Hero in the Museum

Rose Valland: Hero in the Museum

Course Description Challenging gender norms, not all Monuments Men are men. This one hour illustrated lecture tells the inspiring story of Rose Antonia Maria Valland, a World War II-era monumental heroine. As a French art historian and member of the French Resistance,...