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Upcoming Dates

Country: Switzerland
City: Basel
Industry: Art and Antiques

Art Basel

June 16th and June 19th are the new dates for Art Basel 2022. Attendees can expect for first-rate protective measures to be put in place at Messe Basel. This will include safety protocols such as presenting valid health certificates at the entrances, wearing masks and others. 

A Brief Look

Galleries from the four corners of the world curate modern and contemporary art to showcase at one of the world’s showstopper events – Art Basel! The international trade show highlights the skill and artistry of the biggest artists of the day as well as emerging talents. It has been doing so for nearly half a century since its first edition in 1970 and its audience coming to Messe Basel has only grown since then. Last year, saw 291 galleries showcase their treasures to an audience of 2 were international.

An Industry Profile

It’s going to take you more than the four days allotted to Art Basel to get through the sheer volume of artworks on display. Between every participating gallery, there are going to be above 4000 artists represented. Their talents encompass paintings, drawings, sculpture, installations, prints, photography, video and digital art. Another highly praised feature of the fair is the series of conversations on the global contemporary art scene. Subjects vary wildly from the expected pitfalls to producing and collecting art to the ingenious methods of preserving and exhibiting art. Who’s in attendance?  Gallerists, curators, collectors, architects, art lawyers and critics.

Go Fair Takes You There

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Past Editions

2021 Edition

Art Basel 2021 was one of the first major international art exhibitions since 2019. The edition took place as a hybrid event between the 24th of September 2021 and 26th of September 2021.  The event consisted of a face-to-face exhibition held at Messe Basel and a complementing digital platform, Art Basel Live. The digital platform allowed participating galleries to reach a broader audience and for visitors to attend virtually. The platform contained features such as Online Viewing rooms and Virtual walkthroughs The in-person aspect of the fair features strict COVID-19 prevention measures such as social distancing. The event was considered a success by organisers and participants. It received 60 000 visitors and 272 galleries from 33 countries. This included 24 new galleries from cities such as London, Buenos Aires, Hong Kong and others. High sales across all market levels and strong presentations were among the highlights of the event.