Emmanuel Macron

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Restitution is critical but we can’t let the process be co-opted by those who seek to evade responsibility for Europe’s pillaging past

BY Jess Saxby | 19 FEB 19

Debates around restitution are breaking with increasing force against the doors of Europe’s treasure chambers; a new report may prove decisive

BY Sean O’Toole | 13 DEC 18
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Quai Branly president says that the study commissioned by Macron ‘puts historical reparations over museums’s contribution’

29 NOV 18

As the Easter Islanders demand that the British Museum return their statue, it’s time to reconsider the meaning of ‘global artworks’

BY Rafia Zakaria | 28 NOV 18
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The French president has acted swiftly following a landmark study on the ownership of African treasures

26 NOV 18
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In further news: Turkish arts workers arrested for ‘seeking to overthrow the government’; union protests at MoMA PS1

20 NOV 18
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In further news: German pavilion announces artist for Venice; Emmanuel Macron urges art world to fight extremism

26 OCT 18

Does the French president’s project for a more ‘enlightened’ French youth reveal a hidden agenda?

BY Cody Delistraty | 21 AUG 18
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In further news: Macron reconsiders artist residencies; British Council accused of censorship; V&A to host largest Christian Dior exhibition in UK

03 JUL 18
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In further news: Musée du quai Branly supports restitution of African artefacts; David Zwirner announces Renzo Piano-designed New York space

09 JAN 18
Culture Digest

Pussy Riot and the commodification of protest, a tale of shakshuka, and books of the mind: what to read this weekend

08 DEC 17

The French President’s recent comments hint at a dubious politics: using art restitution as a stopgap to France’s postcolonial responsibilities

BY Cody Delistraty | 05 DEC 17

Who is Françoise Nyssen?

BY Tom Jeffreys | 12 JUL 17