art fairs

Post image for Painting According to Frieze New York

It’s been about a hundred years since Kazimir Malevich supplanted all imagery in painting with iconic shapes that point not to this world but to one he thought would come.

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Post image for Parsing the Collective Design Fair’s Peculiar Objects

Visiting Collective Design amid all of Frieze Week’s art fairs is doubly refreshing: it’s an unabashed celebration of beautiful objects and you can touch (almost) all of them.

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Post image for A Contemporary African Art Fair Arrives in New York

It may at first thought seem odd that the newest addition to Frieze Week in New York is a fair devoted to contemporary African art.

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Post image for Look Before You Sit: At Frieze New York, the Seats Are All Sculptures

Frieze New York opens its doors to the public today, but already during yesterday’s press and VIP preview the aisles were crowded, the common areas and restaurants filled with worn-out fairgoers, and it seemed as if the only empty seats were sculptures.

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Post image for Your Concise Guide to Frieze Week 2015

Have you finally recovered from Armory Week? Are you ready to do it all again? Too bad, because it’s Frieze Week in New York City!

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Post image for Art on Paper Joins the Armory Week Fold

Despite Art on Paper’s name, the work on view at the first-time Armory Week fair includes as many different materials as at any other fair, with art created on paper and art inspired by paper on view.

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Post image for The 2015 Armory Show in 23 Superlatives

The 2015 Armory Show delivers pretty much what you’d expect of the 2015 Armory Show: some quite good art, some pretty bad art, and a lot of completely harmless stuff in between.

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Post image for Jam-Packed Spring/Break Art Show Pulls into Moynihan Station

In its fourth year, Spring/Break Art Show is temporarily transforming the disused offices of Moynihan Station into an art fair based on the theme of “transaction.”

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Post image for Your Concise Guide to Armory Week 2015

It’s time for the art world’s annual migration to the far, far, far west side of Midtown Manhattan for the Armory Show and its many satellite art fairs.

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Post image for In Mexico City, an Alternative Art Fair Builds a Community

MEXICO CITY — As blue chip galleries courted international collectors at the city’s biggest art fair on the fringes of the tony neighborhood of Polanco, a smaller and more intimate fair opened on Thursday night across town.

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