As I wandered this fair, I asked myself: Who is being served by the purportedly revisionist undertaking of singing the unsung?
Paper is all about ease, comfort, and approachability, and it’s gratifying when artworks embody these values.
Hop from the Seaport District to Madison Avenue without despairing with our run-down of next week’s art-fair extravaganza.
I won’t bother you with talk about how obscenely decadent and out of touch the Frieze art fair is. And yet…
The small New York art fair celebrated its 26th edition with the works of 11 women artists.
It is as if, after two years of staring at works on screen, galleries knew that audiences were hungry for artwork so physical, you could devour them with your eyes.
This year’s theme, Hearsay/Heresy, allowed curators and artists to play with dissent, nonconformity, and truth versus fact.
Carla Acevedo-Yates, Mari Carmen Ramírez, and Tobias Ostrander will head the fair’s curated sections and programs next year.
“There was no call out to galleries to submit any specific work, only to submit their best work,” said fair director Mia Nielsen.
Your useful guide to the fairs and exhibitions of interest this week.
With art fairs grounded and galleries temporarily or permanently closed, more and more sales happened directly from artist to buyer.
This year’s edition will highlight contemporary art from Africa and its diaspora through both an online platform and an in-person exhibition.