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Art Basel in Europe

Basel, June 16  19, 2016

Art Basel’s European edition brings the international art world together, with more than 280 of the world’s leading galleries showing the work of over 4,000 artists, ranging from Modern Art’s great masters to the youngest generation’s emerging stars.

A full program of artworld talks takes place each day. Further afield, exhibitions and events are offered by the renowned cultural institutions of Basel and the entire region, creating an exciting art week for our visitors.


Basel show

Art Basel

SECTORS

Art Basel's exhibition sectors are carefully defined to provide visitors the opportunity to see many different types of important works, from historical masterpieces to the work of the newest generation of artists.

Learn more about our sectors

EXHIBITORS

287 of the world's leading Modern and contemporary art galleries display premier paintings, drawings, sculptures, installations, prints, photography, film, video, and digital art by over 4,000 artists.

See the 2016 exhibitors
Art Basel
Art Basel

EVENTS

The week of the Art Basel show teems with parallel exhibitions and cultural events, creating an exciting environment that deepens and strengthens the relationship between gallerists, artists, curators and collectors.


Where to find us

Venue

Messe Basel
Messeplatz 10
4058 Basel
Switzerland

Our show takes place at Messe Basel, Switzerland’s largest and most important exhibition site, featuring a new hall designed by the leading international architects Herzog & de Meuron of Basel.

Opening hours

Private days (by invitation only)

Monday, June 13, 2016, 4pm to 7pm
Tuesday, June 14, 2016, 11am to 8pm
Wednesday, June 15, 2016, 11am to 3pm

Vernissage (by invitation only)
Wednesday, June 15, 2016, 3pm to 8pm

Public days
Thursday, June 16, 2016, 11am to 7pm
Friday, June 17, 2016, 11am to 7pm
Saturday, June 18, 2016, 11am to 7pm
Sunday, June 19, 2016, 11am to 7pm