Once every year the art world assembles in Switzerland for the Art Basel dates to discover exceptional masterpieces. Despite the unusual circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the latest edition brought together over 270 galleries from 33 countries and 60,000 visitors. More than 20 galleries made their first appearance at the fair.
When and Where
All indications show that the upcoming Art Basel 2022 on 16 – 19 June will reach an even bigger audience, returning to the fair’s pre-pandemic scale. Art Basel Switzerland 2022 will represent an unmissable platform for artists, galleries, collectors, representatives of museums, art foundations, and institutes. The creative atmosphere of the event, its guided tours, and special features such as the Conversations series will initiate variable opportunities for productive dialogue. This also includes collaborations and sales. The Art Basel Live digital format will additionally facilitate the connection between the attending gallerists and the global network of art lovers.
The 2022 edition of Art Basel will display thoughtfully curated collections across all media. Visitors will experience a showcase of classical and modern art, editioned works, large-scale projects, visionary installations, and bold live performances.
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What makes Art Basel special
Art comes in many forms, as demonstrated in each sector of Art Basel 2022. The Galleries displays modern paintings, drawings, and sculptures. It also includes installations and works created through photo, video, and digital media. The feature captures projects by acknowledged artists from different generations, cultures, and styles. Statements are dedicated to new artists, eligible for the Baloise Art Prize. The edition is where visitors can see rare editioned works, prints, etc. – which results from the cooperation between acclaimed artists and top publishers. Unlimited is the sector for large-scale works and live performances. Parcours places site-specific artworks and performances in chosen Basel locations. The film introduces films by/about artists, while Magazines focus on art publications.
Location: Basel, Switzerland
Number of Attendees: 1000+
Ticket Prices: $50+
Participants, Speakers, Panelists: This includes top developers and artists as well as CEOs and Founders of various organizations.