The Art Basel is the world’s most important art fair. Established in 1970 it can well be described as the granny of all art fairs. Yes, there is the Frieze Art Fair, the Biennale or Art Miami – Basel Art’s American offshoot however it is Art Basel which stands for tradition in the fast moving, volatile, contemporary art scene.
This year’s Art Basel offered some interesting installations by Jeff Koons. His stainless steel Dolphin sold for a mind blowing 5 Mio Dollars.
In addition to some of the large, established galleries like the Gagosian or the White Cube, smaller galleries were present as well.
Next to some stunning art Art Basel is also offers first class people watching opportunities.
It is fair to say that the art scene goes by its very own fashion rules.
Here is a list of the top 5 five fashion must haves for Art Fairs:
See you next year, Art Basel