Buying art is a serious business, and Art Basel Hong Kong is an opportunity not to be missed for collectors. Over 240 galleries from across the globe will be hauling choice pieces of contemporary art to the Fragrant Harbour and, if you play your cards right, some of it could be yours.
An art fair is the perfect place to take in a huge amount of paintings, sculptures and installations. What makes the Hong Kong edition of Art Basel so unique is that they also offer an equal number of galleries from the West and the East so there’s something for everyone.
If you are planning to part with some of your hard-earned cash at this year’s fair you’ll want to be prepared. Forever at your service, we tracked down some of the city’s finest art experts and asked them for tips on buying at Art Basel. Here’s what you need to know: