January 1, 2016

About

About

The SWISS ART AWARDS are part of Switzerland’s oldest and most renowned art competition – the Schweizer Kunstwettbewerb (Swiss Art Competition). Organised annually by the Swiss Federal Office for Culture since 1899, the exhibition offers insight into current art and architecture making in Switzerland and is a valuable index for art professionals and lovers.

Opening
12 June 2017, 7-10 pm

Exhibition
13–18 June 2017
daily 10 am-7 pm

Public Tours
daily 4-5 pm

Admission
free and open to the public

Location
Messe Basel, Hall 3
CH-4058 Basel

Public Transport
Messeplatz or Riehenring
Lines 2 + 8 from Basel SBB to Messeplatz
Line 8 + Bus 30 from Basel SBB to Riehenring

Infodesk
Hall 3 (entrance)
+41 (0)31 322 92 83
swissart@bak.admin.ch

Press
Stefanie Lockwood
BUREAU N
saa@bureau-n.ch
+41 (0)76 729 43 21

Catalogue
The catalogue SWISS ART AWARDS 2017, presenting the laureates and their work, will be published in autumn by the Federal Office for Culture (FOC), designed by Huber/Sterzinger.

Media patners
CURA., KubaParis, Kunstbulletin, and werk, bauen + wohnen