Art Basel

Art Basel is the most important fair of its kind, presenting modern and contemporary art at three huge annual fairs: the one in, Art Basel Miami and Art Basel Hong Kong. The events bring together esteemed international galleries, art enthusiasts, top collectors and well-known artists, and offer a nurturing atmosphere that boosts interest in contemporary art. The Basel show takes place in June each year and attracts approximately 4,000 artists, 290 top galleries and 93,000 visitors. Each gallery is carefully reviewed to ensure the reputation and very high standard expected of the fair is maintained. Along with paintings, photographs and sculptures, the public can enjoy at this first-class fair performance art, film and discussions. Launched in 1970, Art Basel was an immediate international success and continues to be the most anticipated event on the art fair calendar.

Art Basel 2022


Messe Basel
Messeplatz 10
4005 Basel

Opening hours

13 June: 3pm – 8pm (Unlimited Opening)
14-16 June: 11am – 8pm
(Private Days
+ Vernissage)
17-19 June: 11am – 7pm

Entrance Fee

Day Ticket: CHF 58
Students: CHF 45
Permanent Ticket: CHF 140
Two-Days Ticket: CHF 98

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