Art Basel 2018: Parcours, 14 Jun 2018 — 17 Jun 2018

Art Basel 2018: Parcours

Messe Basel, Messeplatz 10

The Parcours sector engages the public and fairgoers by placing site-specific sculptures, interventions, and performances in the city’s neighborhoods. Artworks by renowned established artists and emerging talents will be on display on and around Basel’s Münsterplatz. Parcours is curated by Samuel Leuenberger of SALTS exhibition space.

Parcours guided tours for groups and school groups can be booked here. For more information, please contact

Artist: Silvia Bächli & Eric Hattan
Gallery: Nicolas Krupp, Skopia / P.-H. Jaccaud
Title: ‘To have a shelf life (sich nicht ewig halten)’, 2018
Where: Basler Münster, Chorpolygon, Magazin Münsterbauhütte, Münsterplatz 9

Artist: Nina Beier
Gallery: Metro Pictures
Title: ‘Beast’, 2018; ‘Mars’, 2018
Where: Falkensteinerhof (Lichthof), Bau- und Verkehrsdepartement Basel-Stadt, Münsterplatz 11

Artist: stanley brouwn
Gallery: Jan Mot
Where: Kunstmuseum Basel, Foyer (1st floor), Hauptbau, St. Alban-Graben 8

Artist: Julian Charrière
Gallery: Sies + Höke, Sean Kelly, Galerie Tschudi
Title: ‘An Invitation to Disappear’, 2018
Where: Naturhistorisches Museum Basel, Aula, Augustinergasse 2

Artist: Keren Cytter
Gallery: Galerie Nagel Draxler
Title: ‘Metamorphosis’, 2015/2018
Where: Vorstadttheater Basel, St. Alban-Vorstadt 12

Artist: Simon Denny, Petzel
Gallery: Galerie Buchholz
Title: ‘Haunted Crypto Games’, 2018
Where: Historisches Museum Basel, Haus zum Kirschgarten, Elisabethenstrasse 27 and Fantastic Empire, Elisabethenstrasse 4

Artist: Elmgreen & Dragset
König Galerie
Title: ‘Hanging Rock’, 2017
Where: Antikenmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig, St. Alban-Graben 5

Artist: Georg Herold
Contemporary Fine Arts, Galerie Bärbel Grässlin
Title: ‘Heyday’, 2013; ‘Aktivistin’ 2013; ‘Beverly’, 2011/2017
Where: Basler Münster, Kreuzgang

Artist: Pierre Huyghe
Gallery: Marian Goodman Gallery, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Hauser & Wirth, Esther Schipper
Title: ‘Exomind (Deep Water)’, 2017
Where: Garden of the Allgemeine Lesegesellschaft Basel

Artist: Hilary Lloyd
Gallery: Sadie Coles HQ
Title: ‘Robot’, 2015
Where: Theater Basel, the ‘Box’, Elisabethenstrasse 16

Artist: Mark Manders
Gallery: Zeno X Gallery, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery
Title: ‘House with Notional Newspapers’, 2018
Where: Offene Kirche Elisabethen, Pfarrhaus, Elisabethenstrasse 10

Artist: Mark Manders
Gallery: Zeno X Gallery, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery
Title: ‘Room with Three Dead Birds and Falling Dictionary’, 1993/2018
Where: Naturhistorisches Museum Basel, Sonderausstellungsraum 1, Augustinergasse 2

Artist: Caroline Mesquita
Gallery: carlier gebauer
Title: ‘The Machine Room’, 2018
Where: Historisches Museum Basel, Barfüsserkirche, Chor, Barfüsserplatz 7

Artist: Rivane Neuenschwander
Gallery: Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, Stephen Friedman Gallery, Fortes D’Aloia & Gabriel
Title: ‘Cabra-Cega (Blind Man’s Bluff)’, 2016
Where: Naturhistorisches Museum Basel, Sonderausstellungsraum 2, Augustinergasse 2

Artist: Marina Pinsky
Gallery: 303 Gallery
Title: ‘Strata of the Slow, Buried Trench’, 2018
Where: Historisches Museum Basel, Haus zum Kirschgarten, Gewölbekeller, Elisabethenstrasse 27

Artist: Julian Rosefeldt
Gallery: König Galerie
Title: ‘Manifesto’, 2017
Where: kult.kino atelier, Atelier 3, Theaterstrasse 7

Artist: Nedko Solakov
Gallery: Galleria Continua
Title: ‘Antikendoodles’, 2018
Where: Antikenmuseum Basel und Sammlung Ludwig, Kunstlichtsaal, St. Alban-Graben 5

Artist: Simon Starling
Gallery: neugerriemschneider
Title: ‘One Hundred and Seventy-Five’, 2010/2012/2017
Where: Museum der Kulturen Basel, Hedi Keller Saal, Münsterplatz 20

Artist: Jessica Stockholder
Gallery: Mitchell-Innes & Nash in collaboration with Galleria Raffaella Cortese, Galerie nächst St Stephan Rosemarie Schwarzwälder, Kavi Gupta Gallery and 1301 PE
Title: ‘Three squared on the river bank’, 2018
Where: St. Alban-Rheinweg, below Wettsteinbrücke; Oberer Rheinweg / Münsterfähre; Münsterplatz 11

Artist: Thomas Struth
Gallery: Marian Goodman Gallery
Title: ‘Animals’, 2018
Where: Erste Kirche Christi, Picassoplatz 2

Artist: Paloma Varga Weisz
Gallery: Sadie Coles HQ, Galeria Pedro Cera, Konrad Fischer Galerie,
Gladstone Gallery
Title: ‘Bois Dormant – Cabinet’, 2015
Where: Historisches Museum Basel, Gartenpavillon, Haus zum Kirschgarten, Elisabethenstrasse 27

Artist: Hannah Weinberger
Gallery: Freedman Fitzpatrick
Title: ‘Down There’, 2018
Where: Münsterplatz and Rittergasse

Contacts & Details
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