December 3rd, 2020
The ICRA conference is live today !
ICRA’s Annual Conference is taking place online today, Thursday 3 December 2020, from 9.30am (GMT) to 5.30pm (GMT) in partnership with The Art Newspaper and sponsored by Lund Humphries. The theme of the conference is ‘Provenance and the Catalogue Raisonné’.
If you would like to attend, please email Lucie.Skilton@icra.art to secure you booking and arrange payment for a ticket.
Sessions will include a How-to Guide to Research Techniques; Restitution: Research Questions and Perspectives; Provenance and the Law; Provenance in Museums; Artists’ Estates and their Approach to Provenance and the Future of Provenance.
Speakers include Dr Eileen Costello, Director/Editor of the Arshile Gorky Catalogue Raisonné; Martin Kemp, Emeritus Professor of the History of Art Trinity College, Oxford; Prof Dr Lynn Rother, Professor for Provenance Studies, Leuphana University, Lüneberg; Martin Harrison, editor of the Francis Bacon catalogue raisonné and Victoria Reed, Sadler Curator for Provenance, MFA Boston.
Programme and Speakers
A How-to Guide to Research Tools and Practices
Richard Aronowitz-Mercer, European Head of Restitution, Sotheby’s, London
Dr Eileen Costello, Director/Editor of the Arshile Gorky Catalogue Raisonné
Martin Kemp, Emeritus Professor of the History of Art Trinity College, Oxford
Provenance and Forgeries Case study (The Beltracchi Affair)
Thomas Seydoux, Seydoux et Associés Fine Art
Restitution: Research Questions and Perspectives
MaryKate Cleary, MaryKate Cleary Provenance Research and Fine Art Consulting, University of Edinburgh
Isabel von Klitzing, Owner, Provenance Research & Art Consulting
Provenance and the Law
Amelia Brankov, Counsel, Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC
Olivier de Baecque, Partner, De Baecque, Fauré Bellec
Nicholas Maclean, Eykyn Maclean, Chair of the Society of London Art Dealers
Pierre Valentin, Partner, Constantine Cannon LLP
Martin Wilson, General Counsel, Phillips
Spotlight session: Provenance and the Collector: A Conversation with Christian Levett
Private Collector and Founder of Mougins Museum of Classical Art
Artists’ Estates and Archives and their Approach to Provenance
Stephanie Camu, Founding Partner, Southern & Partners, Artist Management
Susan J. Cooke, As Associate Director of The Estate of David Smith (2002-2018), Ms. Cooke directed and edited the forthcoming catalogue raisonné of the sculpture of David Smith (1906-1965)
Martin Harrison, editor of the Francis Bacon catalogue raisonné
Provenance in Museums
Susanna Avery-Quash, Senior Research Curator, National Gallery, London
Victoria Reed, Sadler Curator for Provenance, MFA Boston
Iris Schmeisser, Head of Provenance Research, Städel Museum, Frankfurt
The Future of Provenance and the Catalogue Raisonné
Elizabeth Gorayeb, Director, Wildenstein Plattner Institute
David Newbury, Head of Software, J. Paul Getty Trust
Prof Dr Lynn Rother, Professor for Provenance Studies, Leuphana University, Lüneberg
ICRA is grateful to the following for their generous sponsorship and support of the event: