June 8, 2010 - Art Basel - Art Basel Conversations and Art Salon
June 8, 2010

Art Basel Conversations and Art Salon

Art Basel Conversations and Art Salon
June 16 – June 20, 2010

www.artbasel.com/conversations; www.artbasel.com/salon

All Art Basel Conversations and Art Salon panels take place in Hall 1, Auditorium.

Art Basel Conversations take place daily Wednesday, June 16 to Sunday, June 20, 2010
10 – 11 a.m. | Panel Discussion
11 – 11.30 a.m. | Meet the Panelists

WEDNESDAY | June 16 | Premiere | Artist Talk
Paul McCarthy, Artist, Los Angeles with Massimiliano Gioni, Artistic Director, Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milan; Director of Special Exhibitions, New Museum, New York

THURSDAY | June 17 | Public/Private | Crossing the Atlantic
Speakers | Klaus Biesenbach, Director, MoMAPS1, New York and a Chief Curator at Large, The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Lynne Cooke, Deputy Director and Chief Curator, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía Madrid and Curator at Large, Dia Art Foundation, New York
Ann Goldstein, Director, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Moderator | András Szántó, Author and consultant to arts and philanthropic organizations, New York

FRIDAY | June 18 | A Life in Art: Irving Blum
Speakers | Irving Blum, Collector and Co-Founder, Ferus Gallery, Los Angeles
Jeffrey Deitch, Director, The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles
Moderator | Peter Plagens, Artist and Writer, New York

SATURDAY | June 19 | The Future of the Museum | Art and Architecture
Speakers | Emanuel Christ, Christ & Gantenbein, Basel
Yona Friedman, Architect, France
Christian Kerez, Architect, Zurich
Farshid Moussavi, Architect, Foreign Office Architects, London/Barcelona
Moderator | Hans Ulrich Obrist, Co-Director of Exhibitions and Programmes and Director of International Projects, Serpentine Gallery, London

SUNDAY | June 20 | In Honor of Giuseppe Panza di Biumo
Speakers | Maria Giuseppina Caccia Dominioni Panza, Daughter of Giuseppe Panza di Biumo, Milano
Giovanna Panza di Biumo, Wife of Giuseppe Panza di Biumo, Lugano
Carmen Giménez, Curator of Twentieth-Century Art, The Guggenheim Museum, New York
Joseph Kosuth, Artist, New York/Rome
Maria Nordman, Artist, Los Angeles
Moderator | Germano Celant, Director, Fondazione Prada, Milano

Art Salon take place daily from Wednesday, June 16 to Sunday, June 20, 2010


12 p.m. | Artist Talk: Richard Phillips with Gianni Jetzer and Beatrix Ruf

1 p.m. | Artist Talk: Carol Bove with Elena Filipovic

2 p.m. | Presentation | Centro de Artes Visuales Fundación Helga de Alvear, Cáceres (Spain)
Helga de Alvear, Luis Mansilla, and Harald Falckenberg

3 p.m. | Collector Power | Who Has It and Who Doesn’t
Josh Baer and Adam Lindemann

4 p.m. | Talk | Hunter-Gatherer
Thomas Graesslin and Markus Mueller

5 p.m. | Artist Talk: Susan Hiller with Jörg Heiser

5.30 | Artist Talk: Sudarshan Shetty and Dayanita Singh with Aveek Sen

6 p.m. | Performative Talk | Pleasure
Spartacus Chetwynd and Cousin Itt with Raphael Gygax


12 p.m. | Book Launch | ‘In Memory – Omer Fast’
Omer Fast, Sabine Schaschl, and René Zechlin

1 p.m. | Artist History | Bhupen Khakhar
Atul Dodiya and Timothy Hyman

2 p.m. | Book Launch | ‘Unleashed: Contemporary Art from Turkey’
Saruhan Dogan, Erinç Seymen, Kerimcan Guleryuz, and Ipeknur Cem-Taha

3 p.m. | Talk | Curating in the 21st Century
Stefan Kaiser and Hans Ulrich Obrist

4 p.m. | Frankly Speaking | Myrna Ayad talks to Hans Ulrich Obrist about Middle Eastern Art
Myrna Ayad and Hans Ulrich Obrist

5 p.m | Talk | South Africa – New Art and New Markets
Liza Essers, Rosenclaire, Camilla Péus, and Ute Thon

6 p.m. | Book Launch | ‘Creamier: Contemporary Art in Culture’
Spartacus Chetwynd, Craig Garrett, Chus Martinez and Adam Szymczyk


12 p.m. | The Global Artworld | Focus on Beirut
Marwan Assaf, Makram El Kadi, with Abaseh Mirvali

1 p.m. | The Curatorial Today | Launch of The Exhibitionist: Journal on Exhibition Making, Issue #2
Jens Hoffmann and Chus Martinez

2 p.m. | Talk | Photography – Original and Copy
Dr. Stefan Horsthemke, Dr. Peter Mosimann, and further guests

3 p.m. | Art Lives | How Francis Bacon Changed my Life
Michael Peppiatt with Jill Lloyd

4 p.m. | Talk | The 8th Gwangju Biennale and the Teddy Bear Project
Ydessa Hendeles and Massimiliano Gioni

5 p.m | MANIFESTA 8 | Collective Curating: Means in Common
Pedro Alberto Cruz, Alfredo Cramerotti, and Hedwig Fijen

5.30 | New Initiatives | Art Parcours
Martha Rosler with Jens Hoffmann

6 p.m. | Talk | Matisse and his Paper-Cuts: The Conservation Project at Fondation Beyeler
Dr. Nicholas Cullinan and Dr. Dietrich von Frank with Dr. Ulf Küster


12 p.m. | Magazine Launch | LEAP – The Bilingual Art Magazine of Contemporary China
Aimee Lin, Philip Tinari, and Yang Xinguang

1 p.m. | Art and Technology | Contemporary Art and New Media: Towards a Hybrid Discourse
Nicolas Bourriaud, Michael Joaquin Grey, Peter Weibel with Edward Shanken

2 p.m. | Book Launch | ‘In Numbers: Serial Publications by Artists Since 1955′
Philip E. Aarons, Lionel Bovier, and AA Bronson

3 p.m. | Artist Talk: Loris Gréaud with Nicolas Bourriaud

4 p.m. | Film Screening and Talk | ‘Borrar el Terremoto’
Francisco Brugnoli and Louis von Adelsheim

5 p.m. | Discussion | The Acceptance of Art Works in Lieu (AiL) – the Offer of Art Works in Payment of Taxes
Dr. Peter Mosimann and Prof. Dr. Marc-André Renold

6 p.m. | Presentation | azple (a-z public limited editions) – Art for All and All For Art
Marc Bauer, Shirana Shahbazi, Nedko Solakov, Loredana Sperini, Andro Wekua, Mirjam Varadinis, and Annie Wu


1 p.m. | Talk | Filming Basquiat
Edo Bertoglio and Maripol with Dieter Buchhart

2 p.m. | Book Launch | ‘Echo Berlin’
Bettina Pousttchi, with Esther Ruelfs

3 p.m. | Book Launch | ‘Molecular (ISTANBUL)’
Uta Grosenick and Serge Spitzer

4 p.m. | Book Launch | ‘Leon d’Oro’
Jonathan Monk, Douglas Gordon with Mirta d’Argenzio

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