Art 43 Basel. Art Salon announced for June 14 – 17

. June 7, 2012

Art Salon takes place daily, Thursday, June 14 to Sunday, June 17, 2012.

Thursday, June 14
1–1:30pm | Art Market Talk | Blurring Lines Between Culture and Commerce
Josh Baer and Jeffrey Deitch

2–2:30pm | Art and Politics | The Arab Spring and Its Impact on Artists
Mohamed Afkhami, Shadi Habib Allah, Till Fellrath, Princess Alia Al-Senussi

3–3:30pm | Art History | Piero Manzoni: Azimut/Azimuth, 1959 – 1960
Massimilliano Gioni, Otto Piene, Dieter Schwarz, Mirta d’Argenzio

4–4:30pm | Artist Talk | Art Parcours: Public Art and Public Space
Abraham Cruzvillegas, Kathryn Andrews, Jens Hoffmann

5–5:30pm | Artist Talk | Thomas Scheibitz: Figuration/Abstraction
Thomas Scheibitz and Susanne Gaensheimer

6–6:30pm | Art History | Alighiero Boetti: Ordine e disordine
Jean-Christophe Ammann, Ester Coen, Giorgio Verzotti

Friday, June 15
1–1:30pm | Art History | Alexander Calder
Alexander S. C. Rower and Theodora Vischer

2–2:30pm | Artist Talk | Art Unlimited
Germaine Kruip, Olaf Nicolai, Richard Phillips, Gianni Jetzer

3–3:30pm | Curating Today | Launch of The Exhibitionist: Issue #6
Jens Hoffmann and Massimiliano Gioni

4–4:30pm | The Global Artworld | Focus on Turkey
Defne Ayas, Fusun Eczacibasi, Abaseh Mirvali

5–5:30pm | Artist Talk | Paul Sietsema
Paul Sietsema and Adam Szymczyk

6–6:30pm | Talk | 75 Years Haus der Kunst: Histories in Conflict
Okwui Enwezor and Ulrich Wilmes

Saturday, June 16
1–1:30pm | Artist Talk | Karsten Födinger
Karsten Födinger and Emanuel Christ

2–2:30pm | Artist Talk | Sabine Moritz
Sabine Moritz, Walther Koenig, Hans Ulrich Obrist

3–3:30pm | Artist Talk | Hong Kong’s Next Generation
Adrian Wong, Morgan Wong, Pi Li, Christoph Noe

4–4:30pm | Artist Talk | Jitish Kallat: Epilogue
Jitish Kallat and Heike Munder

5–5:30pm | The Global Artworld | Edge of Arabia: Platforms for Artists from Saudi Arabia and the Arab World
Abdulnasser Gharem, Ahmed Mater, Redha Moali, Stephen Stapleton

6–6:30pm | Artist Talk | Manifesta 9: FIRED UP by Kendell Geers
Kendell Geers

Sunday, June 17
1–1:30pm | Artistic Practice | ‘The Transdisciplinary Studio’
Martin Boyce, Konstantin Grcic, Alex Coles

2–2:30pm | Art History | Tatlin: New Art for a New World
Simon Baier and Gian Casper Bott

3–3:30pm | Artist Talk | Tim Rollins and K.O.S.: On Transfiguration
Tim Rollins, K.O.S. Rick Savinon and Angel Abreu, Alessandro Rabottini, Scott Cameron Weaver, Nikola Dietrich

Art Basel Conversations and Art Salon are curated by Maike Cruse.

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