HIGHLIGHTS: ART BASEL IN HONG KONG 2018
Details of Art Basel's Hong Kong show in 2018 along with major arts events in the region. Highlights include:
ART BASEL IN HONG KONG:
Featuring 248 premier galleries from 32 countries and territories, including 28 galleries featuring in the Hong Kong show for the first time. Art Basel's Hong Kong show is an unparalleled showcase for art from Asia and the Asia Pacific region, with half of the participating galleries having exhibiting spaces in these terrains.
EXHIBITIONS IN HONG KONG:
Samson Young's Songs for Disaster Relief at the West Kowloon Cultural Distrcit's M+ Pavilion. Zhi Qi: Solo Exhibition of Laurant Martin "Lo" at Puerta Roja. Literature-themed group show Screaming Books at Galerie Ora-Ora. Michael Müller solo exhibition at Galerie du Monde. The Blue Road: Mastercrafts from Persia at Liang Yi Museum. George Condo: Expanded Portrait Compositions, presented by Skarstedt and Sprüth Magers at Hong Kong Martime Museum. Hauser & Wirth's inaugural exhibition in Hong Kong by Mark Bradford. Solo shows by Yoshitmoto Nana and Loie Hollowell at Pace's two Hong Kong spaces. Jennifer Guidi's solo show Heliocentric at Gagosian. A solo show of recent works by Ai Xuan at Kwai Fung Hin. Site specific musical performance I Was Not Invited by Leila Hekmat at Duddell's.
GALLERIES AT ART BASEL IN HONG KONG
Galerie Nara Roesler, Gagosian, Lisson, Sean Kelly, Sprüth Magers, Galerie Ora-Ora, Galerie du Monde, Michael Werner Gallery, Almine Rech Gallery, Pace Gallery, Hauser & Wirth
MEDIA EVENTS BY PARTNERS AT ART BASEL IN HONG KONG:
Shortlist announcement for the next BMW Art Journey, work by Art Journey winner Astha Butail and the BMW Art Car #18 designed by Cao Fei at the BMW lounge. Audemars Piguet's unveiling of the final lounge concept design by Chilean born, New York-based artist and designer Sebastian Errazuriz. UBS celebrates five years as Global Lead Partner of Art Basel in Hong Kong with major new acquisition.
MEDIA EVENTS DURING ART BASEL IN HONG KONG:
Media cocktail at H Queen's, Hong Kong's newly opened arts and lifestyle hub. Poly Auction Hong Kong's Spring Auctions 2018. Puerta Roja's participation at Art Central 2018.
EXHIBITIONS AND EVENTS IN THE ASIA PACIFIC REGION:
The second edition of Gallery Weekend Beijing. Contemporary art exhibition Walking on the Fade Out Lines, presented by Rockbund Art Museum in collaboration with Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo.