Seven Egyptian archaeological experts traveled to Washington D.C. with IVLP under the theme “Documenting Cultural Heritage.” The AC was pleased to host the delegates and have an engaging conversation on our ongoing efforts to implement practical solutions to document and preserve Egypt’s rich cultural patrimony.
A new exhibit at the Freer Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. provides an opportunity for the public to learn more about Yemen’s heritage, now under threat by the ravages of war.
Dr. Rebecca Knuth is a leading expert in the destruction of books, libraries, and archives and the motivation that leads regimes to destroy whole systems of knowledge. She has written two books about book burning and cultural destruction: Libricide: The Regime-Sponsored Destruction of Books and Libraries in the Twentieth Century and Burning Books and [...]
In this edition of AML Conversations, AML RightSource Vice Chairman, John Byrne, sat down with the founder of the Antiquities Coalition, Deborah Lehr.
Italian patrimony has long been threatened by looting, with many priceless artifacts disappearing into the black market. New finds demonstrate how much of Italy’s past still remain uncovered, and thus at risk of falling into the wrong hands, only to be later sold to finance criminal activity or even terrorism.
Set in Sweden, The Little Old Lady Who Broke All the Rules follows 79-year-old Martha Anderson, a Swedish pensioner with a knack for art crime.
A joint program by the Antiquities Coalition and the Middle East Institute heard from Brigadier General Fabrizio Parrulli from the Carabinieri Commander for the Protection of Cultural Heritage on their efforts to, among other things, “identifying perpetrators of crimes against the cultural heritage".
A joint program by the Antiquities Coalition and the Middle East Institute heard from Brigadier General Fabrizio Parrulli from the “Carabinieri Commander for the Protection of Cultural Heritage” on their efforts to, among other things, “identifying perpetrators of crimes against the cultural heritage.
The Antiquities Coalition founder Deborah Lehr recently sat down with Brigadier General Fabrizio Parrulli, head of the Carabinieri Command for the Protection of Cultural Heritage, and Paul Salem of the Middle East Institute for a podcast discussing the illicit trade in antiquities and current efforts to combat looting.
Fresh off of the Carabinieri Command for the Protection of Cultural Heritage's successful completion of a massive sting operation in July 2018, the Antiquities Coalition was honored to host the leader of the unit, General Fabrizio Parrulli, for a week-long visit in Washington, D.C