Frieze London features more than 160 of the world’s leading galleries. View and buy art from over 1,000 of today’s leading artists, and experience the fair’s critically acclaimed Frieze Projects and Talks programmes.
Supported by the LUMA Foundation and curated for the first time by Raphael Gygax (Migros Museum, Zurich), the non-profit programme of artist commissions will feature Sibylle Berg & Claus Richter; Martin Soto Climent; Coco Fusco (UK debut, co-commissioned with Liverpool Biennial); Operndorf Afrika (Opera Village Africa); Julie Verhoeven; and Samson Young. The winner of the 2016 Frieze Artist Award is Yuri Pattison. The selected artists for Frieze Music and Frieze Film will be announced soon.
Curated by Cecilia Alemani (High Line Art, New York) and presented with BMW, Frieze Sounds will present the UK premieres of new sound commissions by Giorgio Andreotta Calò, GCC and Liz Magic Laser.
Curated by Christy Lange (Frieze) with Gregor Muir (ICA, London), Frieze Talks will bring together today’s most influential artists, writers, curators and thinkers. The full programme will be announced in September, including a new series of daily workshops exploring the theme of ‘borders’.
Guided Tours & Frieze Bespoke
Guided tours of the fair include general and group tours, as well as Frieze Bespoke – a personalised tour service to help you start and grow your art collection. Tours are presented in assocation with Art Fund.
Returning for a second year, the Reading Room offers visitors the opportunity to meet writers, editors and artists in book signings and presentations, hosted each hour by the world’s leading arts publications.
Frieze Sculpture Park
Free to the public and located in the beautiful surroundings of the English Gardens, the Frieze Sculpture Park exhibits impressive large-scale works, selected by Clare Lilley (Yorkshire Sculpture Park).
Frieze Week magazine
Following its launch in 2015, Frieze Week magazine returns offering a companion guide to the wealth of art and activity taking place at the fair and across the city during Frieze London and Frieze Masters, including complete fair gallery listings.
Allied Editions will present specially commissioned works of art from as little as £40 with proceeds going directly to public institutions. 2016 will feature a range of new editions launched exclusively at the fair. All ticket holders will receive a 5% discount on selected prints purchased at Frieze London (one purchase only).
Visitors can find Brunswick House, Caravan, Caravan-To-Go, Company Drinks, Gail’s Artisan Bakery,The Juice Well, La Grotta, Petersham Nurseries, Pizza Pilgrims and Yalumba.