photo basel special projects & in situ

With strong personal and professional ties to the hosting city, photo basel is proud to be able to give back to this wonderful Swiss town. With our special projects and in situ initiatives, we would like to express our gratitude towards the region and local community, offering a photography-centered programme that invites an even broader audience (free of charge).


On Wednesday, June 13th, and Friday, June 15th, from 2h30pm until 5pm and, the artist Cynthia Fleischmann (*1987) will perform live at the Biergarten/Volkshaus.

In collaboration with °CLAIRbyKahn Gallery, photo basel in situ has the pleasure to present a special exhibition on the work of Erich Hartmann (1922-1999), a Magnum photographer renowned for his major photography projects such as In the Camps and Our Daily Bread, at heuberg24 in downtown Basel - open and free to the public on Friday,June 15th from 14h-16h and Saturday, June 16th from 10am-12pm.  

During photo basel week, the eyewear store VIU turns into a pop-up gallery for the artist Joschi Herczeg (*1975) - represented by Galerie Monika Wertheimer. Open on weekdays from 10am-9pm.