The Antiquities Coalition unites diverse experts from the world of heritage, government, business, law, diplomacy, policy, security, technology, and archaeology. Our innovative and pragmatic work, such as convening ten Middle East and North African nations to generate solutions to heritage trafficking, empowers communities and countries in crisis.
Antiquities Coalition Returns to New Orleans for Cultural Heritage Law Seminar on Museums, Ethics, and the Law The Antiquities Coalition is proud to have joined with the Federal Bar Association of New Orleans, the nation’s [...]
Winning Friends and Influencing Policy through Cultural Heritage Deborah Lehr Chief Executive Officer, Basilinna; Senior Fellow, The Paulson Institute Egyptian Foreign Minister Shoukry and Secretary of State Kerry sign Cultural MOU Secretary John [...]
Repatriating the Past: Filling the Holes in Egypt’s History Left by Looting – Katie A. Paul, The Antiquities Coalition UPON ENTERING THE EGYPTIAN MUSEUM AS TOURISTS SCAN THE CASES OF “WONDERFUL THINGS,” ONE CASE CONTAINING [...]
Protecting Cultural Heritage in an Uncertain Time: Members of NYU Washington, Friends of Florence, and the Italian Cultural Institute’s Symposium on Protecting Tangible and Intangible Cultural Heritage by Shannon Keene On Wednesday, October 26, leaders [...]
Looted Art Helps Fund Jihadists in Europe Belgium is poorly prepared to combat the illicit trade in antiquities from Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan. The National Museum of Palmyra after being plundered, March 27. PHOTO: [...]
The Potential Dark Side of China's Art and Antiquities Boom China has come to dominate the art and antiquities market. Now it must take up the burden of protecting these treasures. By Deborah Lehr and Katie [...]