The Outsider Art Fair, which celebrates self-taught artists, art brut, and outsider art, has announced that it is branching out to a new location this year. In June, the fair will hold its first-ever edition in Basel, Switzerland. The event will take place at the Hotel Pullman from June 13 to 17 and will present works by artists such as James Castle, Henry Darger, Madge Gill, Judith Scott, and Adolf Wölfli.
While the fair will coincide with Art Basel, Andrew Edlin, the owner of the Outsider Art Fair, told the New York Times that it won’t try to compete with the leading contemporary art event. “