My Highlights from Art Basel in Hong Kong 2015

Jeffrey Deitch
Mar 10, 2015 5:05PM

Jeffrey Deitch is the former director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA). Previously, Deitch was the owner and director of Deitch Projects, a contemporary art gallery in New York. He’s advised private and institutional art collectors for more than 35 years.

These works have strong, memorable imagery and an original concept.

Keiichi Tanaami, Spring, 1987, at Nanzuka

Tanaami is one of the most important artists of the Japanese pop generation.


Franz Ackermann, Busy Harbour, 2006, at Mai 36 Galerie 

Ackermann is an important artist.


Ida Ekblad, Untitled, 2014, at Herald St

Ekblad is one of the most exciting young artists.


Gabriel Orozco, Dark Dragon, New York, Lac Du Bourdon, 2009, at Marian Goodman Gallery

Orozco is an extraordinary artist.


Xu Bing 徐冰, Book from the Sky, 1991, at Eslite Gallery

Xu Bing is one of the most important artists of his generation.


Shahzia Sikander, Singing Sphere I, 2014, at Pilar Corrias Gallery

This is a beautiful work, very spiritual.


Tala Madani, Projecting Legs, 2014, at Pilar Corrias Gallery

Madani is one of the most talented young painters.


Maria Taniguchi, Untitled, 2014, at carlier | gebauer 

Taniguchi is one of the best young artists from the Philippines.


Paul Pfeiffer, Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (11), 2004, at carlier | gebauer

Pfeiffer has been a very influential artist.


Walasse Ting, Kiss me, Kiss me, 1974, at Alisan Fine Arts

Ting was an influential historical figure.


Li Shurui 李姝睿, Homemade Series No. 7, 2015, at Aike-Dellarco 

Li Shurui is one of the most exciting young Chinese painters.


Jeffrey Deitch
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