Noah Charney, PhD, is Adjunct Professor of Art History at the American University of Rome and at University of Ljubljana, and is the founder of ARCA, the Association for Research into Crimes against Art, a non-profit research group on issues in art crime (www.artcrimeresearch.org).
His work in the field of art crime is world renowned and he is in constant demand as a lecturer. He has given popular TEDx talks, one of which we have included below.
Charney is the author of The Art Thief, a fictional novel about an art heist. He is also author of best-selling works of non-fiction, including Stealing the Mystic Lamb: the True History of the World’s Most Coveted Masterpiece, The Thefts of the Mona Lisa: On Stealing the World’s Most Famous Painting and The Art of Forgery , which was an Amazon #1 best-seller. You can pick up his books on Amazon and we recommend you do!