Obtaining self-mastery or enlightenment during Frieze week is not an easy mission. Frieze Art Fair New York poses many challenges for art dealers, artists, collectors and its boosters, known as patrons. Most of this is psychological.
David Lynch, who has produced films such as Eraserhead and Mulholland Drive, engages a visual arts practice that is integral to his vision as a filmmaker but also comprises a body of work in its own right.
In 2008, Tim DeChristopher posed as a bidder at a federal land auction. He disrupted the auction of oil and gas leases and now faces prison. He was recently featured in Andrea Bowers' show "The Political Landscape."