Friends of the Kunstmuseum Basel and the Museum für Gegenwartskunst

The Friends support the Kunstmuseum and the Museum für Gegenwartskunst: they acquire new works of art, fund conservation treatments, promote art education and organize excursions.

As a member of the Friends you will profit from the following benefits and discounts:

  • Free admission to the collections and special exhibitions
  • Free admission to all guided tours and gallery talks
  • Regular information on all exhibitions and events
  • Preview of special exhibitions
  • Evening talks in the Prints and Drawing Department in front of originals from the collection
  • Art and study trips
  • Free admission to all lectures organized by the Friends
  • Membership discount on all publications of the Friends, all catalogues of the Kunstmuseum and the Museum of Gegenwartskunst and on the wide assortment in the Museum-Shops of the Kunstmuseum and Museum für Gegenwartskunst (except books and reduced items)
  • Special events for donor members

Current Friends Board
Prof. Dr. Leonhard Burckhardt, President, Prof. Dr. Edgar Fluri, Vice President, Dr. Hans Furer, Treasurer, Dr. Matthias Hagemann, Andreas Guth, Dora Schärer-Casty, Wilfrid Steib-Geiger, Nino Weinstock,  Andres Gruner, Dr. Christian Müller, Dr. Bernhard Mendes Bürgi, Claudia His

Contact and information

Freunde des Kunstmuseums und des Museums für Gegenwartskunst
Postfach 644
CH-4001 Basel
Telefon +41 (0)61 261 45 53
Fax +41 (0)61 261 46 14

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