Basel and the tri-border region have an extraordinary range of cultural events on offer throughout the year – including concerts, exhibitions and theatre. Enjoy your stay in this unique region. where different cultures meet. The Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois will be happy to help you find and select the best events.
As one of the founding artists of classical modern art, Paul Cézanne (1839–1906) is now widely acclaimed as the preeminent and most famous painter of the late nineteenth century. Less well known is his
groundbreaking work as a draftsman; relatively little scholarship has been devoted to this aspect of his oeuvre, which is rarely presented in exhibitions. The Kunstmuseum Basel’s Kupferstichkabinett (Department of Prints and Drawings) contains 154 drawings by Cézanne, making it the most comprehensive and important collection of the artist's drawings in the world.