Basel in the Boonies: Artist Jules de Balincourt Turns His Studio into an Art Fair

Just don’t expect P. Diddy to show up

“I hate art fairs,” said artist Jules de Balincourt. On an overcast afternoon last week, while the bold-faced names of the international art world roamed the booths at the Frieze Art Fair, including the one occupied by Mr. de Balincourt’s gallery, Salon 94, the lanky, silver-haired, 39-year-old artist sat in his spacious, sun-filled Bushwick studio, lighting up a joint. “When I think ‘art fair,’ I think ‘convention-center yard sale of art.’” Read More