Talks

Listen: Mark Leckey & Dan Fox

The Turner-prize-winning artist talks about his life, work and love of music

Mark Leckey, 'DESIDERATA (in media res)', 2015, exhibition view at Museo Madre, Naples, Italy. Courtesy Gavin Brown's Enterprise, New York

Mark Leckey, 'DESIDERATA (in media res)', 2015, exhibition view at Museo Madre, Naples, Italy. Courtesy Gavin Brown's Enterprise, New York

Listen to the talk in full below:


frieze co-editor Dan Fox speaks to Turner-prize-winning artist Mark Leckey about his life, work and love of music.

  • Dan Fox is a writer, critic and Co-Editor of frieze magazine. He recently published Pretentiousness: Why It Matters (Fitzcarraldo Editions, 2016)
  • Mark Leckey is an artist based in London.

Frieze Talks take place daily at 12pm and 4pm in the on-site auditorium at Frieze New York from Thursday, May 5th through Sunday, May 8th. Access to Frieze Talks is included in all admission tickets. Seats can be reserved at the Auditorium desk from 11am on the day of each talk.

The program is co–curated by Tom Eccles (Executive Director, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, New York) and Christy Lange (frieze Associate Editor and Curator of Public Programming, Berlin).