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Kunstmuseum Basel I Gegenwart

The Kunstmuseum Basel | Gegenwart presents works of contemporary art from the holdings of the Kunstmuseum Basel and the Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation as well as special exhibitions. Since 2003, the works of the Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation not currently on display are held at the Schaulager. In addition to changing presentations of treasures from the collections, which are designed to enter into a dialogue with the temporary shows, the museum regularly hosts lectures and panel discussions on issues in contemporary art as well as discussions of selected works and guided tours. Tickets are available in the entrance hall.

This museum greets you in the following languages: D/F/E
Opening 1980

Kunstmuseum Basel | Gegenwart
Kunstmuseum Basel | Gegenwart

Next exhibition(s)

Circular Flow. On the Economy of Inequality

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What ethical, social and political consequences does the ongoing economization of all aspects of life mean for our individual and collective life? To what extent has subjectivity itself become an economic constellation?
The exhibition focuses on the relationship between colonialism, early economic globalization, and the establishment of power relations and worldwide inequality.

The exhibition is documented in the following languages: D/E
Guided tours are offered in the following languages: D/F/E
Circular Flow. On the Economy of Inequality
  • Art
    Art

Location of the museum

St. Alban-Rheinweg 60
4010 Basel

Location/directions

St. Alban-Rheinweg 60

Open

Tuesday – Sunday 11am–6pm
Monday closed

Admission

Sammlung / Sonderausstellungen
Erwachsene (ab 20 J.):
CHF 16 / CHF 26
Gruppen (ab 10 Pers.):
CHF 8 / CHF 18
Jugendliche (13-19 Jahre):
CHF 8 / CHF 8
Studenten (20-30 Jahre) :
CHF 8 / CHF 10
Kinder (bis/mit 12 J.): gratis

Contact

Kunstmuseum Basel I Gegenwart
Postfach
4010 Basel
061 206 62 62 Telephone
061 206 62 53 Fax
pressoffice@kunstmuseumbasel.ch
http://www.kunstmuseumbasel.ch
  • Member of the Swiss Museums Association.
    Member of the Swiss Museums Association.
  • Museum pass: holders of the Swiss museum pass have free admission.
    Museum pass: holders of the Swiss museum pass have free admission.
  • Shop
    Shop
  • Extremely children and family-friendly
    Extremely children and family-friendly
  • Completely wheelchair accessible
    Completely wheelchair accessible
  • Very good accessibility with public transport
    Very good accessibility with public transport