Artnet News: The Museum Heist Scene in ‘Black Panther’ Adds Fuel to the Debate About African Art Restitution

Artnet News: The Museum Heist Scene in ‘Black Panther’ Adds Fuel to the Debate About African Art Restitution. “Black Panther, the latest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, is taking the box office by storm, raking in more than $700 million in ticket sales in just its first 12 days; it’s now closing in on $900 million. For art lovers, the superhero film has added intrigue: a dramatic museum heist that brings up thorny issues of colonialism and restitution in connection to the display and ownership of African artifacts.” There are light spoilers in the article, so don’t read if you haven’t seen the movie yet and don’t want it spoiled.