Features

A new series of sculptures is inspired by the Book of Genesis

By Caoimhín Mac Giolla Léith

As the world tips towards more reactionary and fascistic regimes, what does it mean to call for artistic freedoms that implicitly reproduce oppression?

By Multiple Authors

The Hong Kong-born artist showcases the darkly comic potential of cartoon visuals

By Harry Thorne

These specially commissioned photographs capture an ever-changing city through portraits of friends 

By Oto Gillen

Tanning gives full expression to her childhood imagination and its innately eclectic catalogue of fears, fantasies and domestic psychodramas

By Claire-Louise Bennett

Materialism, metaphysics and mysticism collide in the Shanghai-based artist’s maximalist installations

By Gary Zhexi Zhang

Three decades after German reunification, the artist articulates the inhumanity of right-wing terror, and how ideology lies within domestic interiors

By Kito Nedo

A new exhibition in London shows the late painter as a master of colour – even after losing his eyesight

By Olivia Laing

With dead ends and doors to nowhere, the recent works of the Scottish artist articulate contemporary forms of nihilism

By Chris Fite-Wassilak
Hilary Lloyd,  Painting Assistant, 2018, specially commissioned for frieze’s 200th issue. Courtesy: the artist

‘The people from whom I learn most are enthusiasts, who take my soul to places I never knew existed.’

By Jan Verwoert
Marion Mahony Griffin, Federal Capital Competition View from Summit of Mount Ainslie, 1912. Courtesy: National Archives of Australia

Once eclipsed by the men in her life, the architect’s supreme originality and energy are slowly being recognized

By Marina Warner
Ziad Kalthoum, Taste of Cement, 2017. Courtesy: Bidayyat for Audiovisual Art

A Beirut-based organization supporting Syrian filmmakers captures the response of contemporary art to the wars of our time

By Kaelen Wilson-Goldie

Video

frieze video - 15 Aug 2019

frieze commissioned film: Artist Duggie Fields leads a tour of the home and studio in London’s Earls Court that he’s lived in for more than 50 years (and once shared with the musician and co-founder of Pink Floyd, Syd Barrett)

Gucci - 15 Aug 2019

Three Italo disco stars reconnect with the forgotten fantasies of music 

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