Art Basel 43 image set 1 – updated

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Andrea Zittel, Lay of My Land, 2011

Andrea Zittel, Lay of My Land (Section of panel #0604-031-01-0-0000), 2011

Twombly blackboard painting

“Hill (Rome),” a 1966 painting by Cy Twombly. Galerie Karsten Greve, 43rd edition of the Art Basel fair in Switzerland.

Art Basel via The Telegraph

Perhaps the star feature of this year’s Basel will be Marlborough Fine Art’s Mark Rothko canvas, dated 1954.  The painting, for which there is already buyer interest, is priced from $78 to $84 million.

Kara Walker will be at Sikkema Jenkins’ booth

Paula Cooper will show “Untitled (Paula)” by Rudolf Stingel

Cyprien Gaillard‘s “Not yet titled (Queen City)” via Sprüth Magers Berlin, London

Cell XXVIII (Portrait) via Louise Bourgeois Trust/JCheim & Read, New York

Pablo Picasso‘s “Femme assise au chapeau” via Acquavella Galleries/VAGA

Ellsworth Kelly’s “Diagonal With Curve” to be exhibited at Matthew Marks’ booth

Subodh Gupta‘s “Family Nest No. 3″ (2012) to be displayed at Hauser & Wirth’s booth

Barbara Kruger’s 2012 print “Tears” via Sprüth Magers Berlin, London

International representation at this year’s Basel include Beijing’s Long March Space, showcasing an ink drawing by Guo Fengyi and a sculptural installation by Wu Shanzhuan; Tokyo’s Tomio Koyama Gallery, bringing a ceramic sculpture by Korean artist Lee Kangso and a vehicle themed drawing by Shintaro Miyake.

Galerie Karsten Greve to show Cy Twomby’s “Hill (Rome)”

Matthew Barney’s “RIVER ROUGE: Raising of Djed” (2011) via Sadie Coles HQ, London

New York’s Skarstedt Gallery to display Cindy Sherman‘s “Untitled #85 (From the Centerfold Series)” (1981)

Alex Kat’s “Ada” to show at Gavin Brown’s booth.

Anthony McCall, Installation view at "Off The Wall" exhibition, 2011

Anthony McCall, Serralves Foundation, Portugal, 2011 Courtesy of Sean Kelly Gallery, Sprüth Magers and Galerie Thomas Zander

Marilyn Minter,  Peeping Toe, 2012

Marilyn Minter, Peeping Toe, Regen Projects, Los Angeles

Melvin Edwards, Nunake, 1993

Melvin Edwards, Nunake, 1993

Alexander Gray Associates, New York

Joan Mitchell, Édouard, 1980

Joan Mitchell, Edoardo, 1980, Acquavella Galleries

Robert Irwin, All That Jazz, 2011

Robert Irwin, All That Jazz, L&M Arts, Los Angeles

Isa Genzken, Untitled, 2012

Isa Genzken, Hauser & Wirth, New York


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