Even Better than the Real Thing? Authenticity, Forgery and the Reality of the Contemporary Art Market

 
The Arts & Business Council (15 Channel Center Street, Suite 103, Boston, MA)
March 18, 2015 (5:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m., reception to follow)

Nicholas M. O'Donnell presented "Even Better than the Real Thing? Authenticity, Forgery and the Reality of the Contemporary Art Market" on March 18, 2015 at The Arts & Business Council.

Mr. O'Donnell, leader of the firm's Art & Museum Law practice group and editor of The Art Law Report, gave an overview of recent trends related to art scandals and art authenticity, and addressed some of the ways that sellers, collectors, galleries, and auction houses are tackling these thorny issues.