Art Basel concludes a resonant 2023 edition in Hong Kong amid reports of vigorous sales and strong attendance, attesting to the continued reinvigoration of Hong Kong’s cultural scene and its pivotal role as the gateway to the Asian art market

  • Art Basel Hong Kong 2023 closed on Saturday, March 25, 2023, following a week of strong sales to collectors from Asia and beyond and discoveries of new artistic talents
  • The largest edition since 2019, the fair attracted an international attendance of 86,000 across the five show days 
  • Visitors also had the opportunity to experience Hong Kong's vibrant cultural scene and dynamic programming across its cultural institutions – including the recently opened M+ and the Hong Kong Palace Museum 
  • In addition to 177 booth presentations by participating galleries, the show welcomed back all its special sectors, including Encounters – dedicated to monumental installations – as well as Kabinett, Film and Conversations
  • Art Basel, whose Global Lead Partner is UBS, took place at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) from March 23 to March 25, 2023, with preview days on March 21 and 22

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