tagged: Frieze New York 2016

How Does Frieze Select Its Projects? "Focus" and "Frame" Advisor Jacob Proctor Explains

by The Artslant Team
Special exhibition programming and the curatorial wing of an art fair play an essential role as feeder programs for bringing emerging artists and galleries into the world of high retail. To learn more about how Frieze selects exhibitors for its project-driven sectors, we caught up with Jacob Proctor, Curator at the Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society and Co-advisor for Frieze's 2016 Frame and Focus sections. This year, the popular sectors comprise 18 solo presentations from galleries... [more]
Posted by The Artslant Team on 5/4/16

At Frieze Projects, a Corporeal Rumination on the Art Fair's Nervous System

by Nadja Sayej
At Frieze New York, look out for livestock this year—Maurizio Cattelan is putting a donkey in a room with a chandelier, while Nick Bastis is doing an installation with snails. If you smell dog food, it just means you’ve reached the artwork of British artist and poet Heather Phillipson, who has created a giant “spinal cord,” as she calls it, which connects throughout various outposts throughout the fair. Opening May 4, Frieze Projects, curated by Cecilia Alemani, features Phillipson’s, a piece... [more]
Posted by Nadja Sayej on 5/2/16