Art Basel 2012

Simon Denny and Karsten Födinger Garner Art Basel’s Baloise Art Prize

Simon Denny. (Courtesy Baloise)

It’s raining money over there at Art Basel! Someone just snapped up a Richter that was reportedly priced above $20 million at Pace’s booth. On the more modest end of the spectrum, young artists Simon Denny and Karsten Födinger are set to receive checks for 30,000 Swiss francs ($31,300) as the winner’s of the fair’s annual Baloise Art Prize, which goes to the best contributions to its Art Statements section. Read More