Art Fair

janinebeangallery @ Scope Basel

15 Jun 2010 – 19 Jun 2010

janinebeangallery

Berlin, Germany

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  • U6 Oranienburger Tor

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The janinebeangallery present works of the Berlin based artists Tanja Selzer and Anna Borowy

janinebeangallery @ scope Basel
Booth D 05
Tanja Selzer and Anna Borowy

Kaserne Basel
Klybeckstr. 1b
CH - 4057 Basel

FirstView

FirstView for all VIPs or 100 CHF donation at the door benefiting the SCOPE Foundation
Tuesday | June 15 | 3 - 7pm

PressView | Tuesday | June 15 | 3 - 7pm
rsvp to press@scope-art.com

Serving cocktails and hors d`oeuvres to our guests.

General Fair Hours

Wednesday | June 16 | 11am- 7pm
Thursday | June 17| 11am- 7pm
Friday | June 18 | 11am- 7pm
Saturday | June 19| 11am- 7pm

general informations:

SCOPE Basel, the art show that has established its name by curating cutting edge contemporary art from around the world, proudly returns to Basel for the fourth year taking place June 15 - 19, 2010. Located at Kaserne Basel, Klybeckstrasse 1b, CH - 4057 Basel. Running concurrent with Art Basel for the next three years, SCOPE's new high profile venue at historic Kaserne is just block from Art Basel 41. Located in the heart of the city, SCOPE Basel's new home, a pavilion offering over 5,000 m2, will provide the realy opportunity for gallerists, collectors, curators, artists, critics and art lovers alike to experience a view of the contemporary art market available nowhere else.

This year's Basel edition of the fair, June 15-19, 2010 will present 85 international galleries upholding its unique tradition of solo and thematic group shows presented alongside museum-quality programming, collector tours, screenings and special events. The unique SCOPE experience expands this year in partnership with Kaserne's cultural organizations, featuring: film, music, theatre and performance.


Tanja Selzer draws her motifs from the daily media-related flood of images as components of human seceneries, figures in wild natural spectacles or
single persons and animals infront of or inside a natural background. She changes these images by composition, shift of colour and an ease of paint application, so they appear in the guise of a pretended, mostly idyllic scene.

Anna Borowy's motifs are primarily human characters and moments, depicted portrait-style and manifesting particular events. The reduced
appliance of outlines and forms connects the figures with the backgrounds and accompanied diaphane images of animals. The apparent youth and grace of the potrayed are distorted by flawy structures and sinister traits.

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