Collector Sara Lysgaard’s top picks from Art Basel

In these days, Art Basel is vibrating with art lovers from all over the world. With works from over 4.000 artists represented by 291 leading international galleries, it can be a challenge to navigate through this abundance of diverse impressions. We’ve teamed up with a dedicated art collector, Sara Lysgaard, who has chosen her top picks from this year’s Art Basel.

Arthur Jafa
“APEX”, 2013
single-channel video projection, color, sound
Gavin Brown’s enterprise

Donna Huanca
Mixed-media installation
Peres Projects

Ryan Gander
Lisson Gallery

“One Language Traveller”
Mixed media
Nils Stærk

Mark Flood
“The Edge Of Fame”
Posters, magazines and publicities with Lindsay Lohan
Peres Projects

Martin Boyce
Esther Schipper Gallery

David Hockney
“Plastic Sheet Floating in a Pool”
Oil on canvas
63,5 x 86,4 cm

Tracey Emin
“I Became Your World”
Acrylic on canvas
122.0 × 182.0 × 3.0 cm
Xavier Hufkens

About Art Basel
Founded in 1970 by gallerists from Basel, Art Basel today stages the world’s premier art shows for Modern and Contemporary art, sited in Basel, Miami Beach, and Hong Kong. Defined by its host city and region, each show is unique, which is reflected in its participating galleries, artworks presented, and the content of parallel programming produced in collaboration with local institutions for each edition.

Interview with collector Sara Lysgaard
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