News

The new Whitney Museum of American Art, designed by Renzo Piano

Whitney 2017 artist list announced; Helen Marten wins the inaugural Hepworth Prize for sculpture

Herzog & de Meuron wins its second commission in a matter of weeks; David Mancuso, pioneer of New York dance culture, passes away

Leonard Cohen passes away; Cairo's Townhouse Gallery reopens; accusations of censorship hit the Shanghai Biennial

Marina Abramović finds herself embroiled in the Clinton email saga; chief curator of Seoul's Ilmin Museum accused of sexual harassment

Rodney McMillian awarded the Suzanne Deal Booth Art Prize; Theaster Gates announces his latest initiative

Herzog & de Meuron wins competition to build a new museum in Berlin; LACMA receives a USD$25m donation towards its ambitious extension

Sadiq Khan plans a Creative Land Trust to help artists in London; Lawrence Abu Hamdan wins the Nam June Paik award 2016

Petition launched to save the New Art Gallery Walsall; Galerie Perrotin to open a Tokyo space

Yayoi Kusama to be immortalized in wax; Anicka Yi awarded the 2016 Hugo Boss Prize; Edinburgh's Inverleith House to close

Daniel Culpan wins the 2016 prize for his review of Nicole Eisenman's ‘Al-ugh-ories’ at New Museum, New York

Tania Bruguera announces that she is running for president of Cuba; Kader Attia opens an exhibition and events space in Paris

Parisian museum comes under fire for its descriptions of slavery; free art school OSE relocates from London to the coast

Video

From Sibylle Berg & Claus Richter's Wonderland Avenue (2016), commissioned for Frieze Projects 2016

Frieze Art Fair Video - 13 Jan 2017

Explore the year's commmissions and uncover their shared concerns

Playlist - 09 Jan 2017

1980s sci-fi; Louise Bourgeois; Russian fairytale animation.