Frieze London

Regent’s Park

5–8 October 2017

Programme

Programme

The annual non-profit programme includes Frieze Projects and the Frieze Artist Award, presenting new, site-specific works by contemporary artists; Frieze Film, new film commissions premiered at the fair; Frieze Music, the fair's off-site music programme; and Frieze Talks, a dynamic series of panel discussions, conversations and keynote lectures.

Projects
Samson Young, Frieze Projects at Frieze London 2016. Photo by Lewis Ronald

Escape into a ‘multimedia walk’ through the fair, immersed in a fictional world of sound

Music

Featuring a live performance by Cecilia Bengolea

Talks
Lee Scratch Perry. © 2013 Fufoo Film GmbH. Photo by Volker Schaner 

Hear first-hand from the world's most influential artists, curators, musicians and cultural commentators

Talks
Erik Van Lieshout, Untitled, 2014, Charcoal, ink and vinyl on paper, 150 x 253.5 cm, Private collection, courtesy the artist and Anton Kern Gallery, New York, © Erik van Lieshout

Artists debate the social and communal aspects of borders with curator Sarah McCrory

Talks
Fatima Al Qadiri. Photo by Daniel Sannwald

On the role of borders – and how the arts can traverse them – in our current political climate

Talks
Wolfgang Tillmans. Image by Carmen Brunner. Image Courtesy Maureen Paley, London

What was it like to be in London at the time?

Talks

How artists negotiate personal and psychological boundaries in their work

Talks
Jananne Al-Ani, Aerial I, production still from Shadow Sites II, 2011

What are the utopian and dystopian qualities of the desert that draw artists over generations?

Talks
Still from Ben Rivers, THE SKY TREMBLES AND THE EARTH IS AFRAID AND THE TWO EYES ARE NOT BROTHERS (2015)

What can art do in times of emergency?

Talks
All rights reserved. © 2013 Fufoo Film GmbH. Photos by Volker Schaner

Keynote lecture by the legendary musician and producer

Film
Samson Kambalu, Dancer in the Woods, 2014, digital video, colour, 34 sec

The artist's new work from his series of spontaneous site-specific performances

Film
Rachel Maclean, The Lion and The Unicorn, 2012 (still)

Hyper-saturated videos unfold narratives through characters that quote classic films

Latest Frieze London

Gallery applications for Frieze London and Frieze Masters 2017 are now open

Pamela Joyner with Kevin Beasley's Untitled (Panel 4) (2016) on the stand of Casey Kaplan at Frieze London 2016. Artwork courtesy: the artist and Casey Kaplan, New York. Photo courtesy: Linda Nylind / Frieze

'I am always thinking about where I personally can make the difference' 

Alia Al-Senussi, Yana Peel, Russell Tovey choose their favourite Allied Editions

The Contemporary Art Society acquired two video works for MIMA

Investigating the many meanings of the subject of this year's Frieze Masters and Frieze London campaigns

Working Across Continents: A day of conversations about Operndorf Afrika

Frieze & 2016 Turner Prize artists; a short guide to the nominees

Sylvie Fleury, Legs Body and Mind, Installation view at Frieze London 2016.
Copyright: Sylvie Fleury. Courtesy the artist, Mehdi Chouakri, Salon 94 & Sprüth Magers. Photo: Kris Emmerson 
 

Sylvie Fleury talks about re-presenting her work Lean Routine... for The Nineties at Frieze London 2016

Carol Rama, Le Amiche ('Friends'), (1951). Courtesy: © Archivio Carol Rama, Torino & Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Berlin. Photo: Henry Trumble

'Saturated bodies of colour banging into each other'

'I developed a craving for something more magical'

Proyectos Ultravioleta in Guatemala City

Meet the winners of the 2016 Focus Stand Prize

An artwork from Sarnath Banerjee's commission for Deutsche Bank London. Courtesy: the artist, Deutsche Bank London and Project 88, Mumbai

Sarnath Banerjee's commission for Deutsche Bank