ART BASEL YEAR 46
Only five years after its founding in 1970, Art Basel reached its current size of almost 300 exhibitors. Widely praised contemporary and modern art galleries come from 21 countries to participate in the show, serving as a meeting point for the international artworld. A wide variety of artistic media is represented through the show’s different sectors, from premier paintings, installations, photography, film, digital art and more.
Taking place on June 16 – 19 at Messe Basel, Switzerland’s largest and most important exhibition site, cultural institutions from all over the region will also be holding exhibitions and events around the city, creating an exciting week of art.
Explore and enjoy the thousands of artworks that the world’s leading galleries will offer on the 2016 online catalog, from modern great masters to current emerging stars.
Dario Escobar, ‘Obverse and Reverse XXVIII’, 2016 (detail) via @Nilsstaerk | Galleries 2016 artbasel
Feature image photo courtesy of Art Basel in Basel.