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Art Basel 

Art Basel 

Jun 16, 2022Jun 19, 2022
11am-7pm
Messe Basel, Messeplatz 10, 4058
Basel

Art Basel is one of the world’s largest art fairs in the international art market. It has been running since 1970 and has grown to become an eminent event on the art calendar. The event also takes place not only in Basel but also in in Miami Beach and Hong Kong.

Exhibits by over 300 galleries at Art Basel

The event is based on buying and selling art, but it is equally about welcoming art spectators to come and admire the art and open dialogues about artistic trends. Each year, over 300 galleries exhibit superb art works and art collectors, artists, art students and art enthusiasts gather, making Basel a focal point of the international art world.

Photo: © Art Basel Art Basel at Messe Basel

Kids at Art Basel

For families with kids, Art Basel is ideal, thanks to the rich and dynamic kids’ programme, called Art Kids. It’s a safe space for kids to get busy with fun activities while their parents enjoy the art.

Opening times of Art Basel

Here are the opening times of Art Basel:

Public Days

  • Thursday, June 16, 2022, 11am to 7pm
  • Friday, June 17, 2022, 11am to 7pm
  • Saturday, June 18, 2022, 11am to 7pm
  • Sunday, June 19, 2022, 11am to 7pm

Unlimited Opening (by invitation only)

  • Monday, June 13, 2022, 3pm to 8pm

Private Days (by invitation only)

  • Tuesday, June 14, 2022, 11am to 8pm
  • Wednesday, June 15, 2022, 11am to 8pm

Vernissage (by invitation only)

  • Wednesday, June 15, 2022, 5pm to 8pm

Photo: © Art Basel Art Basel Switzerland

Plan your visit to Art Basel

Find out more about the event on the Art Basel website and plan your visit. Art Basel takes place at Messe Basel, so if you’re arriving by public transportation, it’s a 10-minute journey from the train station.

Photo: © Art Basel Art Basel gallery

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