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Galleries

Alongside its world-class museums, Basel also has plenty of galleries waiting to be discovered. Here you will find works by established artists as well as less well-known contemporary art. We have put together a selection of the best galleries for you.

Laleh June Galerie

Basel Zentrum

The Laleh June Galerie was founded in 2008 and is located in the city center, in Picassoplatz, between Rhine and the historic old town, steps away from the Kunstmuseum Basel.

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Galerie Eulenspiegel

Basel Zentrum

Galerie Eulenspiegel was established by Gregor Muntwiler in 2001 and is located at the heart of Basel's old town.

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Daniel Blaise Thorens Fine Art Gallery

Basel Zentrum

Daniel Blaise Thorens founded his gallery in 1976.

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Galerie Katapult

Basel Zentrum

Works of both established and less well-known contemporary artists from Switzerland and abroad are displayed in changing group and one-person shows across the 200 m2 exhibition space. One of the focal themes will be contemporary art from Latin America.

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Galerie Zangbieri

Basel Zentrum

Galerie Zangbieri features naive Brazilian painting, contemporary art from Switzerland and increasingly also international art.

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Galerie Knoell

Basel Zentrum

The gallery’s ongoing programme of exhibitions showcases a wide range of styles, positions and currents, extending from shows of old masters to engagements with contemporary art.

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Galerie Stampa

Basel Zentrum

The focus at Stampa is on Swiss and international contemporary art.

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Galerie Carzaniga Basel

Basel Zentrum

Galerie Carzaniga brings together classic and contemporary art from Switzerland, Germany and Italy.

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Tony Wuethrich Galerie

Basel Zentrum

Since its opening the gallery has concentrated on contemporary paintings and sculpture.

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Rusterholtz Galerie + Auktionen

Basel Zentrum

Rusterholtz Galerie is well known for works on paper and prints by internationally renowned artists.

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Projektraum M54

Basel Zentrum

The venue puts on three exhibitions each year featuring individual or group works.

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Nicolas Krupp Galerie

Basel Zentrum

The focus at the Nicolas Krupp Galerie is firmly on international contemporary avant-garde art.

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Kunsthalle Palazzo Liestal

Basel Region

The naming of an exhibition hall “Kunsthalle” (art gallery) in the small town of Liestal only became possible once people first began to understand this term not as an institutional tradition, but rather as a cultural programme.

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Graf & Schelble Galerie

Basel Zentrum

Admire contemporary art from Switzerland and around the world at Galerie Graf & Schelble.

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Galerie von Bartha

Basel Zentrum

Since opening in 1970, von Bartha has exhibited modern and contemporary artists across historically significant movements such as Zero, Arte Concreto and Arte Madí.

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