Art Basel 2015

15 Jun 2015 — 21 Jun 2015

Haroon Mirza/hrm199 Ltd., Bitbang Mirror, 2015. ©Photo: David Bebber

Art Basel 2015

The world's leading art galleries
Art Basel

Art Basel 2015

Messe Basel

Salon 2015
Conversations 2015
Audermars Piguet Lounge

Other Fairs

Growing around Art Basel
Design Miami/ Basel courtesy of My Art Guides

Design Miami

Messeplatz, Basel

I Never Read,

I Never Read

Kaserne Basel

Liste
Photo Basel

Photo Basel

Ackermannshof

Exhibitions

Explore the variety

Future Present

Schaulager
13/06/2015 - 31/01/2016

Works from the Kunstmuseum, which is temporarily closed for renovations, will also be on view in an additional venue this year. Future Present, at the Schaulager, is presenting an extensive survey exhibition of works from the collection of the Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation. Founded by Maja Hoffmann-Stehlin (later Maja Sacher) in 1933 in memory of her husband, tragically killed in an automobile accident, the Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation is devoted to collecting and presenting contemporary art. For the first time in over 30 years, viewers will have the opportunity to enjoy an overview of the substantially enlarged collection. Presented chronologically, the works, ranging from classic modernism... Read More
Elizabeth Peyton, Swan (Leonardo di Caprio), 1998. © Elizabeth Peyton. Photo: Bisig & Bayer, Basel
Courtesy of the artist and Lisson Gallery
Museum Tinguely hosts the most extensive exhibition to date of work by London-based artist Haroon Mirza (b.1977, London). The large spatial related installations often include sound, light, video and film as well as randomly found objects and works by... Read More
The Widow, 2013 © Marlene Dumas Photograph by Peter Cox, © 2015

Marlene Dumas

Fondation Beyeler
31/05/2015 - 06/08/2015

The exhibition at the Fondation Beyeler is devoted to the extensive oeuvre of Marlene Dumas (b. 1953, Capetown), with its focus on the human body. Offering a unique review of her work from the 1970s up to the present, it is to date the most comprehensive... Read More
Anicka Yi, 7070430K of Digital Spit, courtesy of Kunsthalle Basel
The exhibition 7,070,430K of Digital Spit looks back at her practice via a vast new project spread across and imagined for the entire ground floor of Kunsthalle Basel. This show self-consciously acts as a coda to five years of production and exhibition... Read More
Courtesy of Museum für Gegenwartskunst
From May 9 until August 30, 2015, the Kunstmuseum Basel presents works by the American artist Frank Stella (b.1946, Malden). Hosted by the Museum für Gegenwartskunst, the exhibition Frank Stella – Paintings & Drawings primarily features selections... Read More

Events

To get into the groove
To coincide with Art Basel 2015, Audemars Piguet unveils the first work for the inaugural Audemars Piguet Art Commission. Swiss artist and composer Robin Meierwas selected as the first artist for the Audemars Piguet Art Commission and has worked with the commission’s renowned guest curator Marc-Olivier Wahler, on the production of a major new artwork. Based on the theme of “synchronicity” and the spontaneous emergence of cycles in nature, Meier‘s installation will meaningfully connect seemingly unrelated concepts and objects into a single beating pulse. For the inaugural Audemars Piguet Art Commission, Meier’s immersive installation will be presented at the Volkshaus,... Read More
Installation View, Basel 2015, Photo: Riccardo Barluzzi
Courtesy of the artist

Romeo Castellucci: The Parthenon Metopes

Theater Basel
17/06/2015 - 19/06/2015

The Parthenon Metopes is an elaborate game of art and reality that dares to ask mankind’s ultimate questions: where do we come from, where are we going? And what power/force determines our lives? Again it proves true what Alraune says to the Roman... Read More
Courtesy of Laufen

Architecture During Art – Food for Thought, Laufen Symposium 2015

Laufen ForumLaufen Forum
17/06/2015 - 17/06/2015

A night of interactive eating experiences, design, art and thought-provoking conversations to coincide with Art Basel 2015. Laufen would like to invite you to an experiential evening featuring an interactive eating experience created by Studio Appétit,... Read More
FIDAK - Foire Internationale de Dakar, Dakar (Senegal), von/by Jean Francois Lamoureux & Jean-Louis Marin, 1974; photo © Iwan Baan
On the occasion of Art Basel/Design Miami 2015, the renowned Dutch photographer Iwan Baan, who has documented a multitude of contemporary buildings on the African continent, will chat to the Kenyan artist and photographer James Muriuki, the curator and... Read More
Campus of the Arts Basel

FHNW Academy of Art and Design Events

Campus of the Arts Basel
17/06/2015 - 20/06/2015

The FHNW Academy of Art and Design presents a series of meetings, conferences, debates and openings with performances, DJ-sets and live music. Programme Jun 17, 9pm | Celebration of Campus of the Arts Basel: The FHNW Academy of Art and Design in partnership... Read More

Art Spaces

Galleries, foundations, museums and art spaces in Basel
Anne Mosseri-Marlio Galerie Basel
Artstubli Basel

Artstübli

Non-Profit

Ausstellungsraum Klingental Basel
balzer art projects Basel

balzer projects

Galleries

Galerie Carzaniga Basel
Crac Alsace Basel

CRAC Alsace

Non-Profit

Depot Basel, Forum for an Attitude,Exhibition View

Depot Basel

Non-Profit

deuxpiece Basel

deuxpiece

Non-Profit

DOCK Basel

DOCK

Non-Profit

Fondation Beyeler
galerie HILT Basel

Galerie HILT

Galleries

Galerie Idea Fixa Basel

Artists

Opening their studios on June 18
Hetal Chudasama, artist
Mireille Gros, at her studio, Basel. June 2014. © wfw
Cheon Pyo Lee in Brooklyn, NY
Mathieu Latulippe, artist
Marc Rembold, artist

Marc Rembold

Artist

Yuichiro Tamura
Stöckerselig
Shazeb Shaikh, artist

Leisure

Restaurants, bars, shops and hotels in Basel
Courtesy of Cargo Bar

Cargo Bar

Restaurants

Courtesy of Bonvivant

Bonvivant

Restaurants

Landestelle

Landestelle

Restaurants

Minamoto

Minamoto

Restaurants

Restaurant Kunsthalle
Rhyschänzli

Rhyschänzli

Restaurants

Rubino

Rubino

Restaurants

Union Restaurant

Union Restaurant

Restaurants

Werk8

Werk8

Restaurants

Zum Goldenen Fass

Zum Goldenen Fass

Restaurants

Alinea showroom

Alinea AG

Shops

Claudia Güdel Wo|Men’s Wear