The second edition of Art Basel in Hong Kong will take place is May 2014. The Hong Kong show of Art Basel, whose Lead Partner is UBS, will feature 245 premier galleriesfrom 39 countries and territories. With over half of its galleries having exhibition spaces in Asia and the Asia-Pacific region – including 24 galleries with exhibition spaces in Hong Kong – Art Basel underlines its commitment to showcasing the best art from the region. The show will include for the first time a Film sector, curated by Li Zhenhua, and hosted in collaboration with the Hong Kong Arts Centre.
The Selection Committee for Art Basel in Hong Kong is comprised of renowned international gallerists: Emi Eu, Singapore Tyler Print Institute, Singapore; ShireenGandhy, Chemould Prescott Road, Mumbai; Suzie Kim, Kukje Gallery, Seoul; Maho Kubota, Scai The Bathhouse, Tokyo; David Maupin, Lehmann Maupin, New York and Hong Kong; Urs Meile, Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing & Lucerne; Massimo De Carlo, Massimo De Carlo, Milan; Zhang Wei, Vitamin Creative Space, Guangzhou and Beijing. The experts for the Discoveries sector are Atsuko Ninagawa, Take Ninagawa, Tokyo, and Finola Jones, mother’s tankstation, Dublin. The expert for Modern Art is Mathias Rastorfer, Galerie Gmurzynska, Zurich.
May 14, 12noon – 5pm | Private view, by invitation only
May 14, 5pm – 9pm | Vernissage
May 15 – 17, 8.30pm – 9.20pm | Light display by Carsten Nicolai
Thursday, 15 May 2014
Sunday, 18 May 2014
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
- Opening hour:
May 15, 12noon – 7pm | May 16, 12noon – 9pm | May 17, 12noon – 7pm | May 18, 12noon – 5pm
- Photo credits:
MCH Messe Schweiz (Basel) AG