Art Basel 2023 Selections

On the occasion of the opening of Art Basel 2023 on home turf in Basel. Switzerland, we've selected a few highlights from various booths. Founded in 1970, Art Basel is the international art world's preeminent fair. Over 2,000 top galleries present their most significant artists and artworks to an audience of top collectors, museums and institutions. Programming throughout the fair explores the most relevant and topical issues of our contemporary culture.

Sara Issakharian (b. 1983, Tehran, Iran)

One Day, 2023

Acrylic, ink, charcoal, pastel, and marker on canvas

98.1×217.2 cm 78×85½ in

Tanya Leighton Gallery, Berlin


Jean-Marie Appriou (b. 1986, Brest, FR)

Horizons, 2023

216 1/2 x 200 x 137 3/4 in

Clearing Gallery, New York, Brussels, Los Angeles

Firelei Báez (b. 1981, Dominican Republic)

A Taxonomy for Tenderness (Carte Figurative et Approximative Représentant Pour l’année 1858 Les Émigrants Du Globe), 2023 

Oil and acrylic on archival printed canvas

973/4 x 131 x 1 5/8 in

James Cohan Gallery, New York






Sam Gilliam (b. 1933, Tupelo, MS - d. 2022, Washington, DC)

Panel, 1968

acrylic on canvas

116 1/2 x 46 x 2 in

David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, New York

Julie Mehretu (b. 1972, Ehiopia)

Chromatic Light Paintings (sphinx), 2021–2022

Ink and acrylic on canvas

96 × 120 in

White Cube, London