Art Basel in Basel 2018
“…The unrivalled barometer of the art market.” – Roxana Azimi | Le Monde
The legendary Art Basel exposition brought together the international art world, with 290 of the world’s leading galleries showcasing the works of over 4,000 innovative artists.
A full program of groundbreaking shows and talks took place each day. Exhibitions and events also surrounded the exposition at cultural institutions in Basel and the surrounding area, including an exciting, region-wide art week.
Leading private collectors from Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa and the Middle East attended this year, as well as representatives from over 400 museums and institutions, including: The Bass, Miami Beach; Brooklyn Museum, New York; Centre Pompidou Foundation, Paris; Hammer Museum, Los Angeles; Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Copenhagen; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; The Museum of Modern Art, New York; Norval Foundation, Cape Town; Rockbund Art Museum, Shanghai; Serpentine Galleries, London; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Tate, London; and Yuz Museum, Shanghai.
The #BMWArtJourney is a core component of @BMWGroupCulture’s long-term partnership with #ArtBasel. At this year’s fair, @BMW is celebrating the journeys of Abigail Reynolds, Max Hooper Schneider, and Samson Young. The influence of each artist’s inspiring travels is showcased in an exhibition presented by #BMWGroupCulture at the UBS Forum. In addition, #SamsonYoung performed his recent composition ‘Such Sweet Thunder.’ #BMWArtBasel #AbigailReynolds #MaxHooperSchneider