Frieze Masters

Regent's Park, London

5–8 October 2017

Discover several thousand years of art history in a unique contemporary context

Frieze Masters features more than 130 leading modern and historical galleries from around the world, showcasing art from the ancient era and Old Masters to the late 20th century.

Jean Dubuffet, Tour aux récits, (after maquette dated 19 July 1973) 1973, Waddington Custot Galleries

View highlights of the free outdoor exhibition, open until 8 January 2017

Jacob van Hulsdonck, A Still Life [...] (c.1615). Courtesy: Johnny van Haeften, London

'It's a time capsule of a moment'

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Patrizio di Massimo, Self-portrait In Armour (2016). Courtesy: the artist and t293

'We are all fighting for something'

From Ancient Egypt to Baroque Bologna to avant-garde Moscow, the works at Frieze Masters open up a world of stories

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' 

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'

Head, shoulders and arms of a cult goddess or Korē (c. 520 – 460 BC). Photo courtesy: © Kallos Gallery and Luke Andrew Walker Photography.

'I think her ears are there to be whispered into'

John Ogilby & William Morgan, A New and Accurate Map of the City of London, 1676, engraved map on 13 sheets, each sheet 40 × 51 cm 
 

The works at Frieze Masters open up a world of stories

Robert Rauschenberg, Clay painting (for John Cage and Merce Cunningham) (1952/92). Courtesy: Luxembourg & Dayan

'It's the presence of the body on the body of the earth'

Frieze Masters 2016 - 'Akin to visiting a multitude of museums spanning the cultural history of the world'

Visitors are introduced to the exhibits at Frieze Masters 2016Visitors are introduced to the exhibits at Frieze Masters 2016. Photo: Mark Blower, courtesy of Frieze

Highlights from the fair

St Mary Woolnoth

Two short videos about arches, art and architecture