Frieze Academy

A unique programme of talks, conversations and short courses exploring all aspects of the worlds of art and culture.



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Upcoming Events

Challenge boundaries; navigate editorial and commercial demands; and create a vision and process that allows you to give form to abstract ideas


23 Feb

Creating captivating content & engaging new audiences 


16 Mar

To what extent can exhibitions light the touch-paper of social change?


20 Mar

Past Events

How do you exhibit the legacy of an icon? From Jean-Michel Basquiat to David Bowie


6 Feb

Jennifer Higgie, Adam Phillips and Amalia Pica in conversation 


29 Jan
National Gallery Singapore

What is the difference between ‘public’ and ‘private’ in the 21st-century museum landscape?


25 Jan
wHY Kordansky Gallery Los Angeles Photo by Jeremy Bitterman

A panel discussion hosted by wHY Creative Director, Kulapat Yantrasast in conversation with: Kathryn Andrews, Lauren Halsey and Peter Shire 

Los Angeles

15 Jan

Frieze Academy - 09 Nov 2018

Watch highlights – with Kim Jones, Campbell Addy, Juno Calypso, Michel Gaubert, Tim Blanks and Julie Verhoeven – from Frieze Academy's first Art & Fashion summit in partnership with

Frieze Academy - 28 Sep 2018

What do curators look for in an art space? Architect Jamie Fobert, responsible for the award-winning Tate St Ives extension and the reconfiguration of Kettle’s Yard Cambridge, explains what it takes to design an art gallery

Frieze Academy - 01 Sep 2017

Watch highlights from the inaugural conference in 2016, featuring Martino Gamper, Gabriel Orozco, Annabelle Selldorf and Peter Zumthor among others