Art Fairs

Being on the Art Basel Selection Committee Is Hard Work

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With the 43rd edition of Art Basel set to open this week, art-market reporter Georgina Adam has written a great piece for the Financial Times about the workings of the fair’s selection committee, the group of dealers that decides the event’s list of exhibitors each year. Since galleries stand to net a huge portion of their annual revenue at Basel, the selection process is an understandably tense affair. Read More