Collector Alain Servais’ Top Picks – Art Basel 2016

Alain Servais. Photo by Selina Ting via initiart magazine
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The Belgian collector, Alain Servais, started collecting art in the late 1990s. With a strong focus on emerging artists, Alain has built up a significant contemporary art collection which is highly versatile and forward-looking. Alain is also among the first to collect digital art and support young artists by offering residency program in his loft in Brussels where he keeps his collection. One of the most committed and passionate collectors today, Alain spends most of his leisure time visiting museums, biennales, galleries and art fairs, and sharing his insights in the art with his twitter fans.

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Cindy Sherman
Untitled, 2016
Dye sublimation metal print
50 1/2 x 48 inches (images)
128.3 x 121.9 cm
52 1/8 x 49 5/8 inches (frame)
132.4 x 126 cm
Edition 2 of 6
@ Metro Pictures Gallery 



Bernd and Hilla Becher
2 winding towers of the same construction
type with 3 different views, 1970
6 vintage gelatine silver prints
Singed by both artists and dated on the mount cardboard
Each 10.2 x 7.9 inch / 26 x 20 cm
@ Galerie Thomas Zander


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Flaka Haliti
@ LambdaLambdaLambda Gallery

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Louise Lawler’s strong statement from 1989 via Blondeau
@ Unlimited


Terry Adkins
@ Salon 94 Bowery

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Michael Stevenson
@ Carl Freedman Gallery 

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Stephen G. Rhodes
@ Isabella Bortolozzi Galerie


Alina Szapocznikow
Illuminowana [Illuminated Woman], 1966-1967
Plaster, colored polyester resin, metal and electrical wiring
61 1/16 x 22 7/16 x 15 3/4 inches (155 x 57 x 40 cm)
@ Andrea Rosen Gallery 


Philip Guston
Brick Wall

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Jan Kaps

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Check out another Top Picks by Alain Servais:

Collector Alain Servais ’ Top Picks – Art Basel 2016 (Part II)

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