Conversations, Art Basel’s talks series that runs alongside the fair, will bring together a strong line up of leading art world figures to participate in a wide range of panels and discussions in Hong Kong. Free to the public, this year’s program consists of 26 talks, addressing highly relevant art industry topics such as the future of public and private collecting, alternative business models for galleries, current developments within the art market in Asia, as well as gender politics in the arts. The program will feature prominent artists from across the world such as Sophia Al-Maria, Rasheed Araeen, Astha Butail, Samuel Fosso, Guerrilla Girls, Antony Gormley, He Xiangyu, Kim Yong-Ik, Yurie Nagashima, Gabriel Orozco, Lisa Reihana, Nilima Sheikh, Timur Si-Qin, Melati Suryodarmo, Charwei Tsai, Anton Vidokle and Yu Hong.
Conversations is held daily from Wednesday, March 28 to Saturday, March 31 in the Auditorium on Level 1 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).
- Andras Szanto, Rhana Devenport, Suhanya Raffel, Mami Kataoka, Michael Govan © Art Basel