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Art Basel welcomes 22 new galleries to their 2024 edition

Art Basel welcomes 22 new galleries to their 2024 edition

[ad_1] The art world’s top tier fair, Switzerland’s Art Basel, has announced a packed, city-wide program for its upcoming 2024 edition, with 287 galleries from 40 countries, 22 of which will be mounting booths at the fair for the first time. This year also marks the first time Art Basel will be fully under the direction of Maike Cruse, one of the first hires Noah Horowitz made after taking his place as the fair’s chief executive in 2022. Horowitz, one time director of Art Basel’s Miami Beach edition, was named CEO after Marc Spiegler, the fair’s global director, stepped down in 2022. Related Articles This year’s Parcours section, which uses the city of Basel itself as a canvas and exhibition space, will be organized by the director of New York’s Swiss Institute, Stefanie Hessler. According to a press release Parcours will expand throughout storefronts on Basel’s Clarastrasse and into the Hotel Merian, which will serve as a “continuous, around-the-clock venue for artistic events and showcases.” Of the 287 galleries, 245 will make up the main section of the …