The Acropolis Research Group (TARG) was formed by concerned researchers and activists in the UK, Greece and Australia who share a common interest in the repatriation of looted cultural property, with a particular focus on the Parthenon Sculptures . Read more here

Who are TARG

meet the people actively researching solutions to reunify the Parthenon sculptures
Andrew George

Andrew George

Liberal Democrat MP for the West Cornwall and Scilly constituency of St Ives 1997-2015. He is currently the Director the Cornwall Community Land Trust and Chair of the British Association for the Reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures.

David Hill

David Hill

Australian business leader, author and archaeologist. Former Managing Director of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Former Chair of the International Association for the Reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures (IARPS).

Matthew Taylor

Matthew Taylor

Architect and campaigner for the reunification of the Parthenon sculptures. Member of the executive committee of the British Association for the Reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures (BARPS). Owner of elginism.com, a blog about the return of disputed items of cultural property to their country of origin.

George Vardas

George Vardas

Legal consultant and campaigner for the Reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures. Member of the Australian Hellenic Council. Co-vice president of the Australian Parthenon Committee.

Elly Symons

Elly Symons

Campaigner for the reunification of the Parthenon sculptures. Co-vice president and Director International Affairs Australian Parthenon Committee. Member of the Australian Hellenic Council of the

Maria Pullinger Koutsikou

Maria Pullinger Koutsikou

Computer Scientist and Campaigner for reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures. Member of the executive committee of the British Association for the Reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures (BARPS)

Jim Mellas

Jim Mellas

Barrister, Commentator, Activist and Campaigner for the Reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures.

Geoff White

Geoff White

Solicitor, former Mayor of Sandy, Bedfordshire and campaigner for reunification of the Parthenon sculptures. Committee member of the British Association for the Reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures (BARPS).

Posts

The Bronze Horse

In pursuit of the Bronze Horse: Greece throws down the legal gauntlet in the recovery of looted cultural artefacts The Bronze Horse A small stylized bronze horse stands on a rectangular base, with elongated legs, Read more…