News: Faking in Russian Art

Lecture: James Butterwick on The Faking of the Russian Art

Lecture: James Butterwick on The Faking of the Russian Art

On June 9th at the Museum of Russian Impressionism, Moscow James Butterwick gave a lecture on The Faking of the Russian Art. Read More

Museum of Russian Impressionism: James Butterwick on The Faking of the Russian Art

Museum of Russian Impressionism: James Butterwick on The Faking of the Russian Art

Saturday, 9 June 2018, 7 pm
Museum of Russian Impressionism, Moscow Read More

The Art Newspaper: When it comes to understanding authenticity, listen to the dealers and the market—not the academics

The Art Newspaper: When it comes to understanding authenticity, listen to the dealers and the market—not the academics

Imagine the scenario. A client buys a painting from me and wishes to resell it at auction a few years later, only to be told that the auction house cannot accept the work as it is unable to “guarantee authenticity”. The client’s next port of call would be a top dealer, but they also refuse. Where does this leave the seller? Read More

Arkansas Center Distinguished Lecture Series – James Butterwick

Arkansas Center Distinguished Lecture Series – James Butterwick

The Faking of the Russian Avant-garde: A Tale of Two Markets. Thursday, December 7, 2017 at Lower Lobby Lecture Hall Read More

ARTnews: Avant-Garde Fairy Tales. Russian Avant-Garde Research Project Seeks to Untangle Facts, Fakes, and Fictions. By Sylvia Hochfield

ARTnews: Avant-Garde Fairy Tales. Russian Avant-Garde Research Project Seeks to Untangle Facts, Fakes, and Fictions. By Sylvia Hochfield

Specialists know that most of the Russian avant-garde works available on the market are fakes - ten times as many fakes as genuine works, said James Butterwick, who has been dealing in Russian avant-garde art in London for 20 years, and others in the field backed him up. Read More

The Art Newspaper Russia: Выставка “Русский авангард: от кубофутуризма до супрематизма” встревожила экспертов

The Art Newspaper Russia: Выставка “Русский авангард: от кубофутуризма до супрематизма” встревожила экспертов

По мнению большинства аналитиков, на выставке представлено множество поддельных произведений. Read More

The Art Newspaper: ‘Most pictures’ in Russian avantgarde exhibition could be fakes

The Art Newspaper: ‘Most pictures’ in Russian avantgarde exhibition could be fakes

Specialists express concern about lack of provenance for works by artists including Rodchenko and Goncharova in recent Italian show. Read More

ICAAD preserves the heritage on Goncharova in the face of major faking scandal

ICAAD preserves the heritage on Goncharova in the face of major faking scandal

In this document, the ICAAD and the CIS together with leading Russian specialists, museum directors and collectors bring the attention of the wider public this systematic faking of work by Goncharova. Read More

Russian Art Market: Fakes & Forgeries Debate

Russian Art Market: Fakes & Forgeries Debate

Panel discussion on 'The Russian Art Market: Fakes and Forgeries' hosted by Russian Art and Culture at the opening of Russian Art Week in London. Read More

Kommersant: Шедевры тают, но не сдаются

Kommersant: Шедевры тают, но не сдаются

Накануне торгов лондонская организация Russian Art and Culture провела дискуссию на тему «Русское искусство: подделки». Ее звездой стал галерист и арт-дилер Джеймс Баттервик, давно работающий с русским искусством и русскими покупателями. Read More

The Art Newspaper Russia: Подлинные страсти кипят вокруг подделок работ Наталии Гончаровой

The Art Newspaper Russia: Подлинные страсти кипят вокруг подделок работ Наталии Гончаровой

Коллекционеры, музейщики и антиквары объединяются в борьбе с фальсификаторами Read More