TRESOR contemporary craft, Europe’s fair for high-end craft and contemporary applied arts, will open its doors 21–24 September 2017 in Basel.
TRESOR contemporary craft presents a new show concept that brings together galleries specializing in applied arts worldwide, first-rate makers | artists as well as promising young talent. They will showcase exciting trends and innovations in 21st century craft from a wide range of disciplines in which art, architecture and design intersect. The works will be either unique or produced in a small series and appeal to international collectors, specialists, architects, designers, interior designers, makers | artists, students, tastemakers and a discerning broad audience.
TRESOR contemporary craft is more than just an attractive marketplace at which the curious can marvel at the best that contemporary applied arts has to offer. TRESOR contemporary craft is a platform that tells the stories behind the work and hosts a curated program of events called «TRESOR Encounters».
TRESOR contemporary craft promises to forge a new community of innovative craft creators and collectors who are stylish, innovative and have a confident feel for handcrafted art. TRESOR contemporary craft will feature the collectibles of the future.
SCHEDULE AND VENUE
Wednesday, September 20 (by invitation only)
14 – 18 h: Collectors’ & Professionals‘ Day
18 – 21h : Vernissage
19 h: Opening Ceremony
Open to the public:
Thursday, September 21
11 – 19 h
Friday, September 22
11 – 21 h
Saturday, September 23
11 – 19 h
Sunday, September 24
11 – 18 h
17 h: Discovery Award Ceremony
Messehalle 3, Messe Basel, Basel | Schweiz