Art Basel 2017

Explore art diversity at the Art Basel 2017

Tuesday, 13. June 2017 | Dominik Plüss

The Art Basel 2017 once again is an unbelievable gathering of art that attracts you with a diverse and exciting program.

What is there to explore at the Art Basel 2017?

The heart of the Art Basel 2017 are the galleries. Incredible 227 of them are waiting for you from the 15. to 18. of June in Basel. Over 4’000 artists from all over the world are exhibited there. Paintings, drawings, scultpures, installations, prints, photography, video and digital Art are gathered in the Messe Basel, the venue of the Art Basel 2017.

Besides, there are so-called features to explore. These are works of established and historic artists.

Statements are exciting new solo projects realized by emerging artists. One of them will win the prestigious Baloise Art Prize. Assure yourself of young, fresh and modern art at the Art Basel 2017.

The ‘Unlimited’ projects depict artworks beyond the classic art-show stand. Massive sculptures and paintings, video projections large-scale installations and live performances are amongst them. We are excited for the impressive creations awaiting us.

Experience the Art Basel 2017 close up

Another highlight are the Parcours. These represent a possibility for the audience to interact with art and artists. Site-specific installations will be placed in Basel’s neighbourhoods. They invite for a cultural stroll through the picturesque town center. This way, you can experience a lot of art outside of the exhibition halls.

Art Basel 2017 Münster

Developments in the art industry at the Art Basel 2017

If you are interested in a look behind the scenes of the art world, we recommend attending the Conversations. These are a series of discussions around the global contemporary art scene. Dynamic dialogues between famous personalities in the international art world offer a deep insight.

Especially worth the visit is the Premiere Artist Talk, for example. It will take place on the 14.06 at 10.00. Talks with collectors, artists and curators are also worth a listen. The Social Media Art Market Talk is to be highlighted as well. It takes place on the 18.06 at 15.00. There, implications of technological changes on the art market will be discussed.

Get to the Art Basel 2017 in style

For a befitting and elegant entrance at the Art Basel 2017, we recommend the limousine service by Edel & Stark. Various luxury limousines in best conditions will chauffeur you to and from the exhibition square and through the city. Don’t miss out on any conversation and still reach the city center in time for your business lunch.
For further information, please don’t hesitate to contact us at +41 62 295 15 15 or info@edelstark.com.

(Header by waltercolor / CC-BY-ND)

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