In this video, we attend the opening reception of 14 Rooms, a Live Art Exhibition in Basel curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist and Klaus Biesenbach. 14 Rooms is presented by Fondation Beyeler, Art Basel, and Theater Basel, and features live art works by Marina Abramović, Allora & Calzadilla, Ed Atkins, Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, Damien Hirst, Joan Jonas, Laura Lima, Bruce Nauman, Otobong Nkanga, Roman Ondák, Yoko Ono, Tino Sehgal, Santiago Sierra, Xu Zhen, Jordan Wolfson, and John Baldessari. The works are being presented in an architectural environment conceived by the architects Herzog & de Meuron in Hall 3 of Messe Basel.
14 Rooms. Live Art Exhibition in Basel. Vernissage, June 13, 2014.
PS: More videos covering the 14 Rooms exhibition are coming soon.
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14 Rooms is the latest installment of a series of Live Art exhibitions conceived by Hans Ulrich Obrist and Klaus Biesenbach. Originally commissioned as 11 Rooms by Manchester International Festival, the International Arts Festival Ruhrtriennale 2012-2014 and Manchester Art Gallery, the project was shown as 11 Rooms at Manchester International Festival in July 2011, as 12 Rooms at the International Arts Festival Ruhrtriennale 2012-2014 and as 13 Rooms by Kaldor Public Art Projects at Pier 2/3 in Sydney’s Walsh Bay in April 2013. For each edition, the artists list partially changed.