Discover the 100 galleries participating in ‘OVR: Pioneers' by Emily McDermott

Discover the 100 galleries participating in ‘OVR: Pioneers'

Emily McDermott

Author Emily McDermott sheds light on seven featured practitioners whose work has redefined what art can be 


Agnes Denes, Tree Mountain - A Living Time Capsule - 11,000 Trees, 11,000 People, 400 Years (Triptych), 1992 – 2013. Courtesy the artist; acb Gallery, Budapest; and Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City.
Agnes Denes, Tree Mountain - A Living Time Capsule - 11,000 Trees, 11,000 People, 400 Years (Triptych), 1992 – 2013. Courtesy the artist; acb Gallery, Budapest; and Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects, New York City.
Antoni Tàpies, Jo parlo amb la mà (I speak with my hand), 1999. Courtesy of Helly Nahmad Gallery, New York City.
Antoni Tàpies, Jo parlo amb la mà (I speak with my hand), 1999. Courtesy of Helly Nahmad Gallery, New York City.
Jac Leirner, Corpus Delicti (Blankets), 1993. Courtesy of Estação Pinacoteca, São Paulo, Brazil. Photo by Isabella Matheus.
Jac Leirner, Corpus Delicti (Blankets), 1993. Courtesy of Estação Pinacoteca, São Paulo, Brazil. Photo by Isabella Matheus.
Gordon Parks, The Invisible Man, Harlem, New York, 1952. Copyright: Copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation. Courtesy of The Gordon Parks Foundation and Alison Jacques Gallery, London.
Gordon Parks, The Invisible Man, Harlem, New York, 1952. Copyright: Copyright The Gordon Parks Foundation. Courtesy of The Gordon Parks Foundation and Alison Jacques Gallery, London.
Left: Vaginal Davis, Divy The Booty of Monoglots, 2017. Right: Maggie Song of the Fibonaccis, 2020. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin.
Left: Vaginal Davis, Divy The Booty of Monoglots, 2017. Right: Maggie Song of the Fibonaccis, 2020. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin.
Tatsuo Miyajima, Counter Circle No.14(G/28) (detail), 1993. Courtesy of Scai The Bathhouse, Tokyo. Photo by Nobutada Omote.
Tatsuo Miyajima, Counter Circle No.14(G/28) (detail), 1993. Courtesy of Scai The Bathhouse, Tokyo. Photo by Nobutada Omote.

Discover more related content below:

See the full list of galleries participating in 'OVR: Pionners

See the full list of galleries participating in 'OVR: Pionners

Online Viewing Rooms

Galleries from 25 countries and territories will be presenting works in this forthcoming edition
Art Basel Digital Film Program

Art Basel Digital Film Program

Videos

Watch Moon Kyungwon and Jeon Joonho's work The Ways of Folding Space & Flying now on artbasel.com