A note to our visitors
The main building of the Kunstmuseum Basel is closed for renovation work and to connect to the New Building before re-opening in April 2016. The closure affects the exhibition spaces of the gallery and the department of prints and drawings, the prints and drawings study room, and the bookshop in the main building.
Masterworks of modernism are on view in the exhibition Cézanne to Richter – Masterpieces from the Kunstmuseum Basel at the Museum für Gegenwartskunst through the end of February 2016. The Kunstmuseum Basel’s Old Masters can be admired in the exhibition Holbein. Cranach. Grünewald – Masterpieces from the Kunstmuseum Basel at the Museum der Kulturen Basel starting April 11, 2015.
Artworks of the Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation will be on display at the Schaulager. The exhibition, entitled FUTURE PRESENT – Emanuel Hoffmann Foundation – Contemporary Art from Classic Modernism to the Present Day, will be on display from June 13, 2015 until January 31, 2016.
Museum für Gegenwartskunst (MGK)
The museum is wheelchair accessible.
Bookstore / Shop Museum für Gegenwartskunst
Department of Prints and Drawings at the Kunstmuseum Basel
Closed for renovation and construction work until mid-April 2016. Photographs of many works will be available by order (depending on the work’s location).
St. Alban-Graben 16
Bookstore / Shop Kunstmuseum Basel
Closed for renovation and construction work until mid-April 2016.
A satellite salesroom offering a small selection of literature as well as postcards and information materials will be set up in the library. We will be happy to answer your questions and take orders at our bookshop in the Museum für Gegenwartskunst, by phone or email, or via our online shop.
Library Kunstmuseum Basel
St. Alban-Graben 10
St. Alban-Graben 14