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LOCATION: BOOK ARTS, 1902 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE NW, WASHINGTON, DC 20006
WHEN: WEDNESDAY, 24 OCTOBER 2018 | 6:30 PM EST
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Join us to hear about the Institute’s range of study programs delivered across its three campuses (London, New York and Los Angeles) including Master’s degrees, Semester/Study Abroad Courses, Summer Study and online. Following the information session Sotheby's Institute of Art presents:

Global Alternative to Resolving Art Disputes
Enjoy an evening talk with Judith Prowda, Art Law professor at Sotheby’s Institute of Art-New York, to discuss the Court of Arbitration for Art, an innovative tribunal specialized in resolving art disputes throughout the world.

 Reception to follow. RSVP required and space is limited. For further information or if you would like to set up a one-on-one, please email Anupama Chakravartti, Associate Director of Admissions at a.chakravartti@sia.edu

About the Speaker:
Judith Prowda  
Professor Prowda is an MA, Art Business Faculty member and Art Law Professor at Sotheby’s Institute of Art- NY. She is an attorney, mediator, and arbitrator focused on art law, copyright, entertainment and commercial law. Professor Prowda is the author of numerous publications, including Visual Arts and the Law: A Handbook for Professionals (2013). She is Past Chair of the Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Section of the NYS Bar Association and Chair of the Fine Arts Committee, as well as a member of the Art Law Committee of the NYC Bar. She is also a leader in the intellectual property field, and has consulted at Sokolow, Dunaud, Mercadier & Carreras in Paris and at World Intellectual Property Organization in Geneva. Prior to studying law, she was a reporter in the World Section at Time magazine and a French-English interpreter at the U.S. Department of State. She recently participated in a working group of lawyers to establish a new art tribunal, the Court of Arbitration for Art (CAfA), based in The Hague. For more information about CAfA, click here.