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Copies, Fakes, and Frauds ~ SAT, AUG 8, 7PM

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Artworks have been copied since antiquity. How do we decide what’s original? Why do we care about art fakes? Why do forgers do it? Hear some of the most fascinating and surprising stories about art fraud involving famous artists, unscrupulous dealers, and prideful connoisseurs. Presented by Ruby Ming via live video stream with interactive Q&A, Saturday, August 8, 2020, 7:00PM.

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Artworks have been copied since antiquity. How do we decide what’s original? Why do we care about art fakes? Why do forgers do it? Hear some of the most fascinating and surprising stories about art fraud involving famous artists, unscrupulous dealers, and prideful connoisseurs. Gain insight into how and why the elite art world continues to be deceived by masterful fakes.  Presented by Ruby Ming via live video stream with interactive Q&A, Saturday, August 8, 2020, 7:00PM.

Ruby Ming received her B.A. in Fine Arts from Brown University. An avid follower of the Bay Area art scene and a visual arts educator for over twenty years, Ruby provides teacher trainings for the California Association for the Gifted and the California Art Education Association. She has developed arts curriculum for use in public schools, trained volunteers in teaching art appreciation and basic drawing, and taught visual arts skills to thousands of children.