'Art Basel' exhibition opens in Hong Kong

Art world focuses on Asia, as the region becomes an increasingly important player in the multi-billion dollar industry.

    Modern artists and collectors will gather in Hong Kong on Thursday for one one of the world's most important art gatherings.

    "Art Basel" showcases contemporary art from around the world, and its recent move to Asia highlights the regions growing importance in the world of art.

    Al Jazeera's Rob McBride reports on this year’s crop of the best and strangest offerings.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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