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July 2019

Navigating the Art World, Panel Discussion

23 July 12:00 pm
St George Street Gallery, Sotheby’s, 1-2 St George Street
London, W1R 9DJ United Kingdom
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Amanda Gray, Partner, and Jon Sharples, Associate, both of Art Law, Mishcon de Reya LLP and Tom Christopherson, former European General Counsel at Sotheby’s, Legal Consultant at Bonhams, and Head of Art and Law Studies at Sotheby's Institute of Art and Gilane Tawadros from DACS, will discuss how those entering the art market can best navigate this world - from the very start of their careers to ensuring their standing in the longer term.

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To Catch an Art Thief

24 July 11:00 am
St George Street Gallery, Sotheby’s, 1-2 St George Street
London, W1R 9DJ United Kingdom
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Richard ‘Dick’ Ellis, former head of New Scotland Yard’s Art Squad, will unravel the intricacies in finding and recovering stolen art. He will reveal how his leads include an international network of both law enforcement officials and criminals. Dick has solved several high profile cases including the theft of Edvard Munch’s The Scream from Norway’s National Gallery, and Audubon’s Birds of America lifted from the State Library in St. Petersburg.

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September 2019

Germano Facetti: A Nazi labour camp survivor who revolutionised British book design

10 September 6:30 pm
Italian Cultural Institute in London, 39 Belgrave Square
London, SW1X 8NX United Kingdom
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The Italian Cultural Institute celebrates Germano Facetti: a Nazi labour camp survivor who changed the face of publishing in Britain.

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Maurice Blik: Exhibition & Artist’s Talk

16 September - 20 September
Bowman Sculpture, , 6 Duke Street, St James’s SW1Y 6BN
London, SW1Y 6BN United Kingdom
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After decades of making sculpture, in the last two years, Maurice Blik has identified a unique and personal way of working to externalise his thoughts and feelings.  Now his sculptures leap, dance, stride, walk, hurry, peer, to express what it feels like to be alive.

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On Anna Gmeyner and Elisabeth de Waal: Talk

17 September 6:00 pm
Persephone Books, 59 Lamb’s Conduit Street
London, WC1N 3NB United Kingdom
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£10

Dr Nadia Valman, senior lecturer in the Department of English at Queen Mary University of London, will give a talk on Anna Gmeyner and Elisabeth de Waal

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Refugees in the Rag Trade

18 September
University of London Senate House, Room 243, Malet Street
London, London WC1E 7HU United Kingdom
Free

Lecture given by member of the Research Centre for German and Austrian Exile Studies, based at the Institute for Modern Languages Research, University of London

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Lecture: Stranger at the Door

25 September 2:00 pm
JW3, 341-351 Finchley Road
London, NW3 6ET United Kingdom
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£20

At a time when so many problems afflicting our world are the result of our distrust and fear of strangers, we take a timely look at the representations of the Other in art history.

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October 2019

The Kindertransport in 21st Century Public Discourse

2 October
University of London Senate House, Room 243, Malet Street
London, London WC1E 7HU United Kingdom
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Lecture given by member of the Research Centre for German and Austrian Exile Studies, based at the Institute for Modern Languages Research, University of London

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The Outsider Inside?

23 October
University of London Senate House, Room 243, Malet Street
London, London WC1E 7HU United Kingdom
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Senate House, University of London Jennifer Taylor: “The Outsider Inside?” The Interaction of three German-speaking Emigrés – Paul Bondy, Hermann Sinsheimer and Bruno Adler – with British Institutions: The Early Post-War Years   6.00pm-7.00pm

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November 2019

Refugee Sculptors

13 November
University of London Senate House, Room 243, Malet Street
London, London WC1E 7HU United Kingdom
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Lecture given by member of the Research Centre for German and Austrian Exile Studies, based at the Institute for Modern Languages Research, University of London

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December 2019

“A Camp full of Once and future Very Important Persons”

4 December
University of London Senate House, Room 243, Malet Street
London, London WC1E 7HU United Kingdom
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Lecture: Fred Uhlman and Kurt Schwitters in Internment

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