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Art Basel in Hong Kong opens to the public today, March 23, and runs until March 25. We look forward to sharing with you all the exciting events and hope that you will enjoy the outstanding artworks from 242 premier galleries. See you there!

Art Basel and UBS present The Art Market I 2017

Art Basel and UBS present The Art Market, an annual global art market analysis authored by Dr Clare McAndrew of Arts Economics. The report covers all aspects of the international market and highlights the most important developments in the previous year.

Prepare for your visit

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Art Basel in Hong Kong 2017. Here are some rules for visiting the show.

Happening Now

March 23 – 25, 2017

Art Basel's fifth edition in Hong Kong will feature 242 premier galleries from 34 countries and territories, as well as a new sector, Kabinett. This year's show features 29 new galleries and half of the galleries showing overall have exhibition spaces in Asia and the Asia Pacific region. The show takes place at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Basel

June 15 – 18, 2017

Our 2017 show continues our tradition of bringing the international art world together at Messe Basel in the cultural capital of Switzerland. The world's leading galleries will present the work of over 4,000 artists, while a full program of artworld talks will take place each day. Exhibitions and events are also offered by cultural institutions in Basel and the surrounding area.

Miami Beach

December 7 – 10, 2017

Our Americas show, held at the Miami Beach Convention Center, features leading galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa showing significant works of Modern and contemporary art. Ambitious large‐scale artworks, films and performances can be enjoyed at nearby Collins Park and SoundScape Park.

Initiatives

Expanding Our Outreach

Art Basel Cities expands Art Basel’s engagement in the artworld from staging art fairs to working with cities to develop cultural events with international resonance. Art Basel Cities engages with selected partner cities to develop vibrant and intellectually rigorous bespoke programs and offers the artworld new opportunities to engage with cultural scenes across the world.

Crowdfunding

Designed specifically for non-profit visual arts organizations from around the world, the initiative offers visibility and support for a wide variety of artistic projects, selected by an independent jury. Photo: Yangjiang Group: 'Final Days' (2015), installation view. Courtesy: the artists and Vitamin Creative Space and 4A Centre for Contemporary Asian Art.

BMW Art Journey

Art Basel and BMW have launched the BMW Art Journey, a first-of-its-kind award that enables the winning artists to design a journey of creative discovery to a destination of their choice.