Our Basel show brings the international artworld together, with the world's leading galleries showing the works of over 4,000 artists. A full program of artworld talks takes place each day. Exhibitions and events are also offered by cultural institutions in Basel and the surrounding area, creating an exciting, region-wide art week.
BaselOverviewJune 13 – 16, 2019
During the show week, art enthusiasts from all over the world gather in the Swiss cultural capital of Basel to explore the many dimensions of Modern and contemporary art offered by the show's sectors.
Leading galleries from around the globe participate in Art Basel's shows in Basel, Miami Beach and Hong Kong showcasing the highest quality of Modern and contemporary works.
"...The unrivalled barometer of the art market."
"Even for an exposition as established as this one is [...], surprises and innovations abound this year."
"As the international premier Modern and contemporary art fair, Art Basel has not just attracted private collectors, but also representatives from the world's leading art museums and institutions who are looking to expand their collections."
Private Days (by invitation only)
Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 11am to 8pm
Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 11am to 8pm
Vernissage (by invitation only)
Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 4pm to 8pm
Thursday, June 13, 2019, 11am to 7pm
Friday, June 14, 2019, 11am to 7pm
Saturday, June 15, 2019, 11am to 7pm
Sunday, June 16, 2019, 11am to 7pm
Our show takes place at the Swiss exhibition site Messe Basel, featuring a hall designed by international architects Herzog & de Meuron of Basel.