Art Basel, one of the most important fairs in the world, will be opened from June 19 to 22. With over 300 galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and Africa are the work of great masters of modern art and contemporary art as well as the latest generation of emerging artists. A space where painting, sculpture, installation, video, printmaking and photography blend to offer to collectors and art lovers one of the largest deals globally in terms of artistic work.
Market Data: Initially fairs were an economic phenomenon emerged in Western Europe in the Middle Ages where cities used them to activate their economy. The fair was organized by various merchants in a town whose geographical position represent an advantage, allowing to establish business dealings for several days and usually annually, during the local festival put under the protection of a great patron.
Source and images: ©Art Basel