International Art Law Conference

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Christie's New York 20 Rockefeller Plaza New York, NY 10020

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The International Art Law Conference will bring together a wide variety of participants such as art law and art market experts, collectors, auction houses, art dealers, museum professionals, business lawyers, and other interested participants to discuss current legal issues revolving around the art market. The objective of the conference is to gain behind-the-scenes insights into issues currently being discussed among experts in their respective fields and to enable the participants to discuss such issues from a legal angle.


2:00 – 2:10 PM: Opening remarks

2:10 – 2:30 PM: Keynote

  • Jennifer Zatorski, President | Christie’s North and South America

2:30 – 3:20 PM: Due Diligence Panel

  • Monica Dugot, International Director of Restitution | Christie's New York
  • Jennifer Mass, President | Scientific Analysis of Fine Art, LLC
  • Lynn Rother, Senior Provenance Specialist | The Museum of Modern Art
  • Moderated by Katharina Garbers-von Boehm, Partner | Büsing Müffelmann & Theye

3:20 – 4:10 PM: Estates Panel

  • Richard Benefield, Independent Consultant | Former Director of the David Hockney Foundation
  • Jack Flam, President and CEO | Dedalus Foundation
  • Donald Hamburg, Partner | Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe LLP
  • Christine J. Vincent, Project Director | The Aspen Institute, Artist-Endowed Foundation Initiative (AEFI)
  • Moderated by Rebecca Attree, Mediator and Solicitor | Founder and Principal | Attree & Co, London

4:10 – 4:30 PM: Coffee Break

4:30 – 5:20 PM: Art & Tech Panel

  • Julie Gratz, digital artist | Kaleida Studio
  • Richard Landau, sales | M20 Associates, LLC
  • Lindsay Moroney, COO | Artory
  • Moderated by Louise Carron, Executive Director | Center for Art Law

5:20 – 5:30 PM: Wrap-up and Closing Remarks

5:30 – 7:00 PM: Cocktail Reception


Libralex EEIG: network of law firms located in major international business centers, mostly in Europe, founded by a group of independent lawyers to work together to respond to the needs of their clients in matters of international trade, investment, and dispute resolution.

The International Art Market Studies Association (TIAMSA): association encouraging the study of art markets of all regions and periods and providing an infrastructure which supports both research and networking among art market professionals and scholars.

Christie's Education, New York: higher education institution internationally recognized as a center of academic excellence, specializing in the study of art business and the art market, art history and art world ecosystems, curating and connoisseurship.

Center for Art Law: nonprofit aggregating resources, providing insights, and educating attorneys, students, artists, scholars, and other arts professionals on the legal practice surrounding the visual arts, through their website, monthly newsletter, and educational events.