Art Basel

Art Basel

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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.

 

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1970

The first Art Basel takes place in Switzerland, attracting 16,000 visitors to 90 galleries.

 

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2002

Art Basel expands to Miami Beach.

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2013

Art Basel expands again and creates another fair in Hong Kong.

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Established

1970

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HQ

Basel, Switzerland

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Founder

Ernst Beyeler, Trudl Bruckner and Balz Hilt

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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.

 

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Where is Art Basel?

Art Basel happens in three different cities: Hong Kong, Basel, and Miami.

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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.

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