Hong Kong: Art Basel Hong Kong 2020 edition has been cancelled due to concerns around the coronavirus.
In a press release, Art Basel state:
“We regret to inform you that Art Basel Hong Kong 2020 has been cancelled due to the severe outbreak and spread of the new coronavirus, which has recently been declared a global health emergency by the World Health Organization. Our thoughts are with everyone who has been affected around the world. We remain committed to Hong Kong and look forward to welcoming you to the next edition of Art Basel Hong Kong on March 25-27, 2021.
All visitors who have purchased tickets via HK Ticketing can apply for full refund subject to HK Ticketing Refund Arrangement to be announced on hkticketing.com. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further assistance.”
The Wuhan coronavirus outbreak has killed more than 600 people and infected over 31,400, the majority in China.