YIA ART FAIR #10 (Basel) / June, 15-18, 2017

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A contemporary art fair during Art Basel.


Dear galleries,


The contemporary YIA ART FAIR # 10 – Basel is organized by the agency LFDAC - La Française des arts contemporains.

Founded in 2010, the YIA ART FAIR returns for its 10th edition during the contemporary art week in Basel on the same dates as the FIAC. Our Preview and Opening will take place on the 15th June 2017.

For this first edition in Basel during ART BASEL, YIA ART FAIR will take place in an exceptional hall The Basel Art Center situated in the heart of Basel, only 5 mintues walk from ART BASEL on the way to LISTE.

Basel becomes the capital of art in June and welcomes an audience of more than 90,000 visitors; consisting of collectors, art professionals, critics, artists, curious.

During four days YIA ART FAIR in parallel of ART BASEL, VOLTA and LISTE will present 35 excellent and prospective international galleries of more than 10 nationalities.

This year, YIA ART FAIR will offer to Paris a selection of art works to discover or to rediscover.

Each year, the artists of the YIA Art fair are revealed and find themselves in the best collections, foundations and art centers; they are also often nominated on the various Contemporary Art Awards.

From 15th to 18th June 2017, YIA ART FAIR will present an international selection of 35 galleries in addition to the already existing fairs in Basel. (Art Basel, Volta, liste etc.). All the galleries are represented on the biggest international fairs (Volta, Nada, Independent, Art Rotterdam, FIAC, ABC Berlin, Frieze, Art Bologna ...).

Since 2010, the YIA ARTFAIR has a clientele of more than 20,000 collectors, which follow us on our various fairs in Paris, Brussels, Maastricht and Basel.

In partnership with numerous media, the YIA ART FAIR became this year partner with ARTSY in order to offer its galleries a worldwide visibility.

Applications are now open. The selection of the galleries is done at the mean time as the files are received.

On this edition, the booths are 12, 15, 20, 30 and 40m2. The price per m2 is 460 euros on the ground-floor euros and 370 euros for the other floor. A 10% discount will be granted for any new participation.

For more information on this new international contemporary fair YIA ART FAIR, The hole team remains at your disposal.



June, 15-18, 2017
Basel Art Center

Riehentorstrasse 33
4058 Basel