SWITZERLAND / Basel: Design Miami/Basel, Global forum for design
June 06 2011
The 12th edition of the Global forum for design the high-end design fair organised by Design Miami/, takes place in Basel from June 14 to 18, 2011.
For the first time headed by Marianne Goebl recently appointed as director of Design Miami/ in last february, the edition of 2011 is awaiting, this year again, international galleries, collectors, designers, critics, and curators to meet in Basel.
This international design fair strictly dedicated to 20 and 21st century design collectibles pieces, will open its doors for a VIP opening on Monday the 13th and to the public until Saturday 18th, at the same time as the renowned art fair Art 42 Basel.
The fair, highly exclusive, includes this year no less than 40 galleries which proposal fulfilled the rigorous standards of Design Miami/.
At this occasion, the awarded Designers of the Future will present their novelties, and the annual Design On/ Site program that features solo shows of innovative designers will give space this year to Caroline Van Hoek, Galerie BSL, Gallery Libby Sellers, Galerie Maria Wettergren, Helmrinderknecht contemporary design, Nathalie Karg/ Cumulus Studios, Particles Gallery, and Spring Projects.
For the 12th edition, the five days of the fair have been complemented with a new program that includes Design Talks and a Satellite show contributing to the dynamic in the event.