Art Basel Hong Kong 2016
Art Basel in Asia
Hong Kong, March 24 – 26, 2016
Following a breakthrough 2015 edition which placed the Hong Kong show squarely in the center of Asia’s international art scene the upcoming show offers a premier platform for showing works from across the globe, more than half from Asia and Asia Pacific. The show provides an in-depth overview of the region’s diversity through both historical material and cutting-edge works by leading and emerging artists.
With half of the participating galleries coming from Asia and Asia-Pacific, our show in Hong Kong not only provides a portal to the region’s artists, but also offers galleries from around the world a platform for bringing their highest quality work to Asia.
A 21st century metropolis, Hong Kong ranks among the world’s most dynamic international capitals. During Art Basel, collaborations with local and international partners ensure a diverse range of arts programming, with hundreds of cultural events hosted across the city throughout the week.
What to expect
From emerging talents to the Modern masters of both Asia and the West, Art Basel in Hong Kong traces twelve decades of 20th and 21st century art. Paintings, sculptures, drawings, installations, photographs, video and editioned works of the highest quality are exhibited, representing more than 3,000 artists from around the globe. Through a program of discussions and presentations, the show also offers a platform for cross-cultural exchanges among artists, gallerists, curators, collectors and visitors.
PUBLIC OPENING HOURS
Thursday, March 24, 2016, 1pm to 9pm
Friday, March 25, 2016, 1pm to 8pm
Saturday, March 26, 2016, 11am to 6pm
Vernissage ticket (Mar 23, 5pm to 9pm): HKD 850
Evening ticket (Mar 24 only, 5pm to 9pm): HKD 180
Thursday ticket (Mar 24, advance tickets are no longer available, very limited tickets to be sold at the venue): HKD 250, concessions HKD 150
Friday ticket (Mar 25, advance tickets are no longer available, limited tickets to be sold at the venue): HKD 250, concessions HKD 150
Saturday ticket (Mar 26, limited tickets available) : HKD 350, concessions HKD 200
Two-weekday ticket (valid Mar 24 to 25, advance tickets are no longer available, limited tickets to be sold at the venue) : HKD 450, concessions HKD 300
Three-day ticket (valid all days, Mar 24 to 26) : HKD 650, concessions HKD 400
*Admission is free for children aged 5 and under when accompanied by an adult.
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