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The Frenchman Jacques Tardi is one of the best-known cartoonists. His clear lines and the pointed statements that he is able to convey with his drawings have left their mark on entire generations of comic artists. His extensive oeuvre ranges from stories about the Belle Époque to modern France. His relentless confrontations with the First and Second World Wars are particularly famous.Read more
The Fondation Beyeler calls the exhibition "The Young Picasso - Blue and Rose Period" its own top-class exhibition to date, if that doesn't mean anything!
The exhibition is dedicated to the work of the famous artist Pablo Picasso in his early years between 1901 and 1906. These two formative periods of his work are called the Blue and the Rose Period. Hence the title of the exhibition. Never before have his works, which were among the most touching of the 20th century, been exhibited in such density. You really shouldn't miss this exhibition!
Three years after her last album, Basel singer Anna Rossinelli is launching a new album. And starts where she left off. Her powerful and soulful voice and the new songs are wonderful to listen to. So if you're in the mood for an evening of good music and an after-party that's worth seeing, you shouldn't miss this party.Read more
Anna Aaron is a Basel singer and pianist. With "Pallas Dreams" she releases her third album, which is very personal and describes her way. She takes her listeners on a journey through a strange and fabulous world, a fantasy world. She accompanies this with her special style of music.Read more
The exhibition "Cosmos Cubism. From Picasso to Léger", as the name suggests, deals intensively with the period of Cubism. Cubism came into being in the 20th century through the works of Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque, and then reformed the art world. The exhibition at the Kunstmuseum Basel is intended to give an overview of the broad range of this movement and thus give the viewer a broad access to it.Read more
The Streetfood Festival returns to Basel on time for the first rays of sunshine, which will once again bathe the banks of the Rhine in cheerful colours and herald summer.
During the summer months the festival tours the cities of Switzerland and brings food and culinary delights from all over the world to the people.
The festival not only captivates with the food, but also with the colourful and creative stands and trucks that offer the food. This creates an all-round atmosphere that inspires young and old.
The famous British folk rock band Mumford & Sons comes to Switzerland. They will make a stopover at the St. Jakobs-Halle in Basel to present their new album Delta, which was released in November 2018. If you're a fan of the band or the music style, don't miss this concert!Read more