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Art Basel Hong Kong 2017, the largest contemporary art fair in Hong Kong, takes place from March 23 to 25. Now in its fifth edition, Art Basel is the biggest event in Hong Kong Art Month. The fair will draw hundreds of art collectors and connoisseurs from around the world to the city. Galleries and satellite fairs will be doing their utmost to attract a share of the attention and crowds with exhibitions of their own. Read this page for tips about the artworks to see and places to go, and for news and views about Art Basel from the South China Morning Post's Culture team.