Christie's Education (N.Y.) will offer to a limited number of 15 participants an exclusive curated study trip to the 41 edition of Art Basel (Switzerland) and to the city of Zurich.
The trip, with a cost of $6,375 (excluding airfare) will take place between 12 and 17 of June, 2010, with most boutique hotel accommodations, transportation in Switzerland and most meals included (some of them in the company of art professionals)
Art Basel is a reference in the international contemporary art scene and participants will be given the chance to share opinions with gallerists, visit galleries, museums, artists' studios and private collections.
This study trip organized by Christie's Education, New York, includes in its highlights an exclusive entrance to the opening Vernissage of Art 41 Basel, an afternoon tea at the Les Trois Rois 5-star hotel and dinner at the historic Kronenhalle, a meeting point for actors, painters and writers.
Also part of the special events is a visit to the Fondation Beyeler to view works by Giacometti, Lichtenstein and Rothko.
Participants will be accompanied by a Christie's Education faculty member and frequent contributor to Art in America.