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Saturday 19 Apr 2014
The fair is one of the final Modern and contemporary events this summer
Elmgreen & Dragset’s public art show fills Munich with masturbation, megaphones and the smell of pork
Organisers rethink plans to use Taksim Square and Gezi Park, sites of ongoing anti-government protests
Institutions due to reopen after a week of heavy rainfall caused river waters to rise
The Berlin dealer Mehdi Chouakri tells us (most of) his art secrets
High-profile award focuses on the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia region
Leslie Waddington recognised for lifetime achievement
Sprüth Magers now represents the Düsseldorf School photographers
The transformed space hosts a major mid-career survey before the release of his next film
Jonathan Horowitz’s Free Store, 2009-13, outside Unlimited implores Art Baselers to “bring in stuff that you can’t use, take stuff away that you can”. With promising early donations, such as the very first snowboards owned by Art Basel’s...
Slumming it in style
The Whitechapel Gallery in London opens the first UK retrospective of the French film-maker Chris Marker on 16 April. In this clip from his 1989 television series The Owl’s Legacy, Marker compares the dark and quiet movie theatre to Plato’s allegory of the cave, where prisoners have a hard time distinguishing images from reality.
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