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Frieze Art Fair

Ai Weiwei In Paris

Simon Watson | Posted 10.27.2015 | Arts
Simon Watson

Here in the Tuileries, though, after I'd encountered a range of magnificent sculptures of all periods and parts of the globe, I felt was seeing these sculptures for the first time.

Jean Dubuffet,'The Asylum.' Helly Nahmad London at Frieze Masters 2015

VernissageTV | Posted 10.23.2015 | Arts

Jean Dubuffet is known for his interest in 'low' or 'outsider' art, and for founding the art movement 'Art Brut.' Dubuffet was inspired by the works of patients in the asylums of Switzerland and France.

Frieze Art Fair Is a Magnet of Bad Energy That Makes Us Unhappy Year After Year

Rodrigo Cañete | Posted 10.20.2015 | Arts
Rodrigo Cañete

One must wonder why top collectors decide to pour hundreds of thousands of pounds in works that are as blank and abstract as the Catholic host. What I mean is that both (contemporary art and money) are currencies which happen to be not only abstract but also literally blank.

Artist Stefania Batoeva's First American Show Hits Los Angeles

Susan Michals | Posted 10.20.2015 | Arts
Susan Michals

While many art lovers, buyers and dealers are off overseas at major art shows like FIAC (this week) and Frieze (last week), Mihai Nicodim turned the L.A. crowd onto Bulgarian artist Stefania Batoeva, with her first solo exhibition in the United States entitled "Speeding to the Corner."

There's Art From Every Continent at Frieze London (Except Antarctica of Course)

MutualArt | Posted 10.15.2015 | Arts

With global communication enabled as never before, in the digital age collectors, curators, and artists have unprecedented reach, but there's nothing like seeing the work in person. So, in October, it converges in London: the world's art in one city.

How Is This Artist Selling Instagram Photos That Aren't His For $90,000 Each?

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 05.27.2015 | Arts

Did you know someone could resell your Instagram pictures for $90,000? Richard Prince, an established artist who plays with authorship and appropri...

Art Fairs: Are They Eclipsing Art Museums?

Mat Gleason | Posted 02.25.2015 | Arts
Mat Gleason

Of all the things that occurred over the first half of the decade in the arts, what will be the most impactful at the end of the decade? It is hardest to see from the middle of it all but I will take a stab.

Beyond Frieze: Top 5 Satellite Events in London This Week

ARTPHAIRE | Posted 12.16.2014 | Arts

Frieze London opens this week (through Saturday, October 18), and includes a whirlwind of programs including talks, film screenings and performances.

Conversation With Theaster Gates: On Finding the Sweetest Fodder for His Imagination

Kisa Lala | Posted 06.16.2014 | Arts
Kisa Lala

"Brick and clay have the potential to be... well, they only have the limitations of the maker."

The Art Fairs of Frieze Week 2013

MutualArt | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

It's London's turn in the great art fair cycle, and Frieze and its satellites have descended upon the British city for the eleventh year. As expected, the powers behind Frieze have a world class line up of special exhibitions, film and a sculpture park that will pair contemporary and historical pieces.

It's No Mistake: The Mistake Room Launches As a Landmark Art Organization in Los Angeles

Susan Michals | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Susan Michals

For a long time, Los Angeles has been sort of the Cinderella (think poor, but beautiful stepchild) of the art world.

BRUTAL Is a Polite Word for What This Show's Going to Have on Display

Susan Michals | Posted 12.09.2013 | Arts
Susan Michals

"When I think about brutality, I think about the destruction of love. I see my piece Love Story as an x-ray; a recorded moment of a relationship disintegrating."

Ali Silverstein Opens at Bischoff/Weiss Gallery in London

Hannah Hoel | Posted 11.14.2013 | Arts
Hannah Hoel

A layer of a neon orange, stenciled triangles repeat over this montage with thin, delineating lines that feel cold against the warm ground of taupes. Silverstein traces perimeters and, in so doing, suggests an aerial map of relationships.

The 10 Most Popular Works From Frieze Week NY

Marina Cashdan | Posted 07.16.2013 | Arts
Marina Cashdan

From the 600+ works from Frieze, NADA, and PULSE in Artsy's Frieze Week feature, these ten rose to the top of users' favorites.

Really?! You Call This Art?

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Massara | Posted 05.13.2013 | Arts

In the wake of the Frieze Art Fair in New York, we tried to make sense of the overwhelming amount of mirrored objects, food sculptures and shelving un...


Posted 05.13.2013 | Arts

Breathe in, breathe out. Frieze is almost over. Looking back on the beautiful madness, we've picked out the trends we saw dictating the overwhelmin...

The Best Quotes Overheard At Frieze This Year

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.12.2013 | Arts

The stateside edition of Frieze Art Fair has officially taken over Randall's Island in New York City, bringing hordes of eager art collectors, exhaust...

Who's In And Who's Out at Frieze New York 2013

ARTINFO | Posted 07.10.2013 | Arts

While Frieze New York has more exhibitors this year than last -- around 190 to last year's 180 -- there's still not enough room for everyone, and comp...

Frieze Is Coming...

Posted 05.02.2013 | Arts

Last year the New York art crowd braved the East River and went where, apparently, few art worlders had gone before: Randall's Island. The remote loca...

Culture Club: 12 Reasons to Get Excited for Spring

Vogue | Posted 05.25.2013 | Entertainment

Along with the more expected fresh things that crop up come spring, like flowers and fashion, we're anticipating a number of happy returns on the cultural landscape. From the small screen to the printed page, here is our roundup.

Transported Through Sound: Frieze Art Fair 2013

Sophia Dumaine | Posted 03.07.2013 | New York
Sophia Dumaine

It's no secret that YouTube is the most powerful launching pad for young musicians today. Less known is that the online video service is now starting ...

Frieze, London

Peter Clothier | Posted 12.25.2012 | Arts
Peter Clothier

The works at Frieze that speak to me are personal, intimate, deeply human actions, the simple making of a mark without hope for recognition or admiration.

A Glimpse At Splitting, Multiplying Universes: Frieze London 2012 Highlights

Lia Chavez | Posted 12.16.2012 | Arts
Lia Chavez

London's Frieze Art Fair is nothing if not sleeplessly frenetic and downright rock 'n' roll. Londoners know how to party hard and the debris of last week's cultural cyclone did not disappoint.

Frieze Art Fair London 2012 (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 12.11.2012 | Arts

Dinner is served. Until 14 October Frieze Art Fair in London presents a diverse menu with the latest creations of the leading international artists....

Frieze Art Fair Opens With Strong Sales

Chris Vroom | Posted 12.11.2012 | Arts
Chris Vroom

The Frieze Art Fair -- conceived by Amanda Sharp and Matthew Slotover -- opens today in London for its tenth showcase of new art from 175 of the wor...