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Art Basel

Messeplatz 1 | 4058 Basel, Basel 4058, Switzerland
+41 61 686 20 20
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pay a visit at most important exhibit of art

if by any chance you will be present in basel at the moment of art presentation is on, you could... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jean Pierre B
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Guadalajara Metropolitan Area, Mexico
Le top du top

After going a few times to Art Basel Miami I wanted to experience the original Art Basel, and it... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2018
alpham
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Lyon, France
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Messeplatz 1 | 4058 Basel, Basel 4058, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

if by any chance you will be present in basel at the moment of art presentation is on, you could not avoid to visit art basel, consider as the most important of modern art in the world.

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Reviewed 22 June 2018

After going a few times to Art Basel Miami I wanted to experience the original Art Basel, and it was amazing! Great art, wether in the galleries booths or in the monumental pieces hall. Multi-media, top talents, a wonderful experience that I will renew. Good...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

We go every year to see the huge array of different art works-some rubbish but so many are unusual and others truly amazing. The Art Unlimited section displays huge art works/ sculptures/films etc. Every year is different so really worth repeating. UBS offer half price...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

...where you can even buy the art. You don't have to be a millionaire. You can find affordable art on the second floor. You can also follow the trends ion the art market here. But like for most art lovers just looking at the hugh...More

Thank Pascal R
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Reviewed 11 December 2017

June in Basel - its set in my calendar. Great cross section of contemporary art on the fair and througout the city. A must for Art lovers and culturally savvy folks.

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Every Year in June it's Art Basel time. Try to come for several days, its not only the Messe but all the Satellite fairs, the city and it's museums. Art lovers, buyers and collectors from the entire world meet and the art you can see...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Have been attending since 2000. Best art fair in the world. My favorite section is Art Unlimited which shows large scale works.

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Reviewed 15 July 2017

Art Basel is the leading art exhibition, and the city is packed during 5 days. For everyone who does not have the cash to actually buy there, it is like a pop-up museum, with amazing pieces, especially in the Art Unlimited section of the exhibition.

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

this was our first visit to art basel. Good arrangement with "known"artists on the first floor and very contemporary on the second. The Art parlours walk in the city was a good addition and made you walk around the city center and along the river....More

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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This is my second time visiting ArtBasel and it never disappoints. The best art fair in the world and it cann't get better than this. If you are an art connoisseur like me, visit it once in your life time and make sure to see...More

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Annie P
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Response from Yar N | Reviewed this property |
Art Basel will be held in Basel, Switzerland starting on 15th Jun, 2017. The event is a 4 day event and will end on 18th June, 2017. Not sure of the cost exactly as we bought at the door and it was for a 1 day ticket... More
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