new york: artmania

© frieze art fair - get ready for the new york edition!

for the very first time in its history, london's renowned frieze art fair goes translatlantic for a significant expansion in new york city. the inaugural edition of frieze new york is held may 4-7 on randall's island, and features the same powerhouse art formula as the london original. housed in a bespoke structucture by new york-based architecture practice so - il, no less than 180 of leading newly established contemporary art galleries from across the planet showcase their finest. a special section, dubbed focus, is reserved for galleries opened in or after 2001, showing a presentation of up to three artists. frieze new york will also benefit from a program of specially commisioned projects, and the adventurous frieze sounds program features commissioned audio works by artists martin creed, rick moody and frances stark, both curated by cecilia alemani. the frieze talks program features daily presentations, panel discussions and conversations with leading artists, writers and cultural commentators while the sculpture park that overlooks the east river showcases new sculptures by a string of happening artists, such as ernesto neto, tomás saraceno and katja strunz. location: randall's island park [randall's island].

© frieze art fair - the finest from top galleries from around the planet