Frieze New York

Randall's Island Park

May 3–6, 2018

Visitor Information

Introducing a fresh layout, new curators, and programs, Frieze New York 2018 brings together more than 190 galleries from 30 countries, showcasing the world's most significant artists, a series of talks, and the city’s most talked about restaurants, all in a bespoke structure in Randall's Island Park.

Opening Hours
Wednesday Preview, May 2 (invitation only)
Thursday Preview, May 3: 11am - 8pm
Thursday Private View, May 3: 5pm - 8pm
Friday, May 4: 11am - 7pm
Saturday, May 5: 11am - 6pm
Sunday, May 6: 11am - 6pm

Tickets
Buy your tickets now to guarantee entry and save money! For the first time this year, a very limited number of tickets are available for the Thursday Preview. If you're visiting with children, make sure you purchase children tickets and read our helpful tips.

Transportation Changes
Please note, due to construction works on East 90th Street, Frieze ferries only depart from East 35th Street ferry dock this year. Buy your ferry tickets here. Find out more here. Please note, there is no self-parking on Randall's Island.

Accessibility
The fair is fully accessible to people with reduced mobility.

Rules for Visitors
For the reason of safety and security, entry to Frieze New York is subject to the following conditions: 

Searches: The organizers reserve the right to search all ticket holders and their belongings at the point of entry and exit. Refusal to submit to a search at the point of entry will result in the ticket holder being refused entry. 
Bags: Only handbags and laptop bags are permitted into the fair 
(and strictly no backpacks or suitcases may enter the fair) –
 any bags larger than this must be checked into the coat check. Refusal to check a bag, when requested, will result in the ticket holder being refused entry. The coat check closes 30 mins after the fair closes. Items left are at the owners’ risk. 
Children: All children need to present a Child Ticket at the door to gain entry to the fair. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. As a safety precaution, all children aged 12 and under must pick up a wristband at the ticket office to gain entry to the fair. Ticket price applies to anyone aged 13 years and over. Please keep your children close to you at all times. 
No Animals: With the exception of trained Service Animals. 
Art work: No unauthorized art work may be brought into the fair. Please do not touch exhibited works. 
Photography: No use of tripods without permission from Frieze.
 No photography of artworks without the permission of the gallery.

CCTV & Recordings: CCTV is in operation throughout the fair. Images may be recorded, retained and reproduced at the discretion of the organizers, 
and may be used in the realization of art works. Visitors may be filmed or recorded for marketing, broadcast or security purposes during the fair - this includes, but is not limited to, CCTV footage.
Smoking: Smoking is not allowed in the fair or on Randall’s Island grounds.

Thank you for your cooperation! Enjoy the fair.  

Latest Frieze New York

‘Music’ excerpt from Lunch Poems by Frank O’Hara. Used by permission of City Lights Books. Photography: Clément Pascal

The fair returns to New York for 2018 next week – for discounts on prices and guarantee entry, buy now  

Pierre Huyghe, L'Expédition Scintillante, Act 2 (light show), 2002, installation view. Photograph: Marcus J. Leith. Collection Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León (MUSAC), Spain

Solo booths at Frieze New York 2018 see galleries showcase the most exciting and influential artists in the world today

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Loring Randolph. Portrait: Bobby Doherty. Courtesy: Bobby Doherty/Frieze

Loring Randolph explains how a decade’s experience as a gallerist in New York informs her vision for Frieze

Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, I See Red: Indian Hand, 1992. Mixed media on canvas, 183 x 183 cm. Courtesy: the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York

Rocío Aranda-Alvarado anticipates an insightful grouping of American painters at Frieze New York 2018

Kemang Wa Lehulere, Matric 2015, 2018. Salvaged school desks (wood), piano hammers, shoelaces, glass bottles, sand, paper, ribbon. Dimensions variable. Courtesy: the artist and Stevenson, Cape Town

Creative Time’s Elvira Dyangani Ose looks forward to the work of Kemang Wa Lehuere at Frieze New York

Rosemary Laing, Rose of Australia, 2017. Archival pigment print, 100 x 200 cm. Courtesy: Galerie Lelong & Co., New York © Rosemary Laing

Brooklyn Museum’s Catherine Morris discusses two galleries’ approaches to social issues at Frieze New York

Virginia Jaramillo with the work selected for the Frieze Brooklyn Museum Fund, Untitled (1971)

The LIFEWTR Fund will support the acquisition of a significant work for the Brooklyn Museum

The program takes a literary turn with a focus on some of today’s most searching writers

Frieze New York 2018 Restaurants

Visit pop-ups of New York's most talked-about restaurants at the fair

Tom of Finland, Untitled (Preparatory Drawing), 1989. Graphite on paper, 21 x 30cm. Courtesy of David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles

The Matthew Higgs-curated section sees galleries pay homage to a colleague who championed the uncategorizable

Kapwani Kiwanga, 2016. Photo: Bertille Chérot

The artist is recipient of the fair’s inaugural Frieze Artist Award, supported by Luma Foundation 

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