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Liveblogging from Sacanime with an art thief alert!

This exhibitor (name unknown) is selling across the hall from my table.

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Finny’s warehouse

Hunter Myer heard a slight hiss through his iPhone earbuds, then a voice.

“Hunter?” the voice said. “It’s Angelo. You still there?”

“Of course,” Hunter Myer said through the mic. 1,961 more words

Art World Abstracts: What Museums Can Learn About Security From the Movies, and More!

Noah Charney cites the 1990 Christmas classic Home Alone as a “master class in low-budget museum security.” In a lengthy essay for Salon, the professor and art theft expert breaks down how 8-year-old booby trap master Kevin McCallister’s DIY security systems could be efficient tools for museums to use against potential heists. 288 more words

Art World Abstracts

Stolen Art Recovered / L.A. Times

Works of art valued at $10 million and stolen from an Endocino home in 2008 have been recovered.

9 works of art that were stolen 6 years ago in one of the largest art heists in L.A. 260 more words