art basel

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FounderErnst Beyeler, Trudl Bruckner and Balz Hilt

Art Basel is one of the landmark art fair events in the world, selling works from rising and emerging artists, as well as established ones. It’s a massive platform for thousands of artists to sell their work for buyers, but also for art spectators and students to observe the latest and most compelling works at the time. What is Art Basel? Art Basel is a multi-city international hub for emerging and established artists to interact with buyers and sell their work. It’s also a grand fair for art students and fans to take-in thousands of pieces of work at hundreds of galleries featuring works from all around the globe. When is Art Basel? There are three stops for Art Basel. This year, Art Basel Miami Beach is from December 5, 2019, through December 8, 2019. Art Basel Hong Kong was from March 29, 2019 to March 31, 2019. Art Basel in actual Basel, Switzerland is from June 13, 2019 to June 16, 2019. Each city generally keeps the same month year after year, so Art Basel in Miami usually happens in December, Art Basel in Hong Kong in March, and Art Basel in Basel in June. Where is Art Basel? Art Basel happens in three different cities: Hong Kong, Basel, and Miami. How do you get your art into Art Basel? You can get your art into Art Basel through an application process on the event’s website. Art Basel Timeline 1970 — The first Art Basel takes place in Switzerland, attracting 16,000 visitors to 90 galleries. 2002 — Art Basel expands to Miami Beach. 2013 — Art Basel expands again and creates another fair in Hong Kong. Art Basel Related Articles Here’s What Went Down at the Highsnobiety x The Glenlivet Event at Art Basel Miami Beach 10 Great Artworks from Art Basel Hong Kong 2013