Art Basel, the world’s most important contemporary art fair, returns this week for its 43rd edition (June 13-16) with over 300 galleries exhibiting the works of 4,000 Artists while 60,000 art lovers take the city by storm. Art Basel is considered the event on the peripatetic art world calendar, attracting major collectors and A-list galleries who save up the very best visual art of the 20th and 21st centuries to showcase here. Art Basel is organized by sectors, each of which is committed to a particular type of gallery, artwork or artist. These eight show sectors offer a diverse collection of artworks.. More
Join Cheyenne Westphal as she discusses two seminal paintings by Francis Bacon: "Head III", an unsettling depiction of man from the artist's crucial series of six Heads and the important triptych of the artist's muse, "Three Studies of Isabel Rawsthorne". View the event
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Art Basel, the world's most important contemporary art fair returns this week for its 43rd edition showcasing the very best visual art of the 20th and 21st centuries More about the art fair.