TRESOR contemporary craft, the new international platform for high-end craft and contemporary applied arts, opened its doors for the first time in Messe Basel. The opening ceremony started with a speech of State Council Baschi Dürr of Canton Basel-Stadt and the founders Nadine Vischer Klein and Anthony G. Vischer. The Korean ambassador to Switzerland His Excellency Mr. Sangkyu Lee and Councilor Joonho Bae attended.
From 21 to 24 September 2017 the Fair presents carefully selected international galleries alongside curated exhibitions and special artist projects, allowing visitors to experience first-hand the extraordinary range, quality and originality of craft today. 42 exhibitors from 12 countries are presenting 287 artists at the forefront of contemporary craft.