David Kordansky Gallery is in the Galleries Sector of the fair.
Art Basel is the premier international art show
of its kind for modern and contemporary works, bringing over 300 leading
galleries from around the world to the heart of Europe. The exhibition
includes the highest-quality paintings, sculptures, drawings, installations,
photographs, video and editioned works.
Basel is uniquely situated at the border between Switzerland,
France and Germany. With its world-class museums, theaters, concert
halls, medieval old town, and new architecture, it ranks as one of Europe’s
most alluring cultural cities.
Basel draws tens of thousands of visitors – collectors,
gallerists, artists, curators, art enthusiasts – from across the
globe who come to experience the highest quality art.
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Review by Simon Castets on Artsy.net
My Highlights from Art Basel 2014
TOM OF FINLAND (Touko Laaksonen, Finnish, 1920 –
Untitled, 1975, Graphite on paper, 11.89”
x 8.94”, ToFF #75.82, © 1975 Tom of Finland Foundation
Simon Castets — Director of the Swiss Institute, New York,
and cofounder of 89plus — selected a number of his favorites from
the exhibition: Daniel Buren, Kaspar Muller, Sarah Ortmeye, Andy Warhol,
Gary Kuehn, Christian Holstad and Tom of Finland. Here's what he had
to say about Tom:
"These works are starting to be shown more and more
in the art context, a long deserved recognition for someone whose visual
vocabulary has participated so crucially in the representation of the
See his complete selection and commentary on Artsy.net.