The 46th edition of Art Basel (in Basel) opens its doors for the public today and continues until June 21st. This year, 284 leading international galleries will present works ranging from the Modern period of the early 20th century to the most contemporary artists of today. The Basel show, whose Lead Partner is UBS, will present a geographically diverse selection of galleries from 33 countries.
While galleries from Europe continue to be strongly represented, the show presents new exhibitors and artists from across the globe. This year’s edition offers a strong selection of exhibitors with spaces in the Americas and the Asia-Pacific region.
Galleries, the main sector of the show, features 223 galleries presenting the highest quality of painting, sculpture, drawing, installation, photography, video and editioned works.
Elusive was on the ground in Basel these days to provide you with exclusive photography from both the pre-opening and the vernissage.