Art Basel (2) – Some observations and trends

Art Basel (1) Art Basel is two sections - the "classical" two floors in the Fair Centre and the huge "Unlimited" hall with "projects that transcend the limitations of a classical art-fair stand." Can one discern any trends out of the bewildering diversity of art at the Art Basel? Here are a few observations without…

Art Basel 2013 (1)

Evelina Cajacob, Hand Arbeit 2011 It is huge and totally bewildering, the Art Basel fair. It's dynamic history dating back to 1970 and three Basel gallerists explains to some extent why it is the world's foremost gathering of galleries, collectors, investors, art lovers, etc. Nowhere else can you see more than 300 art galleries presenting…