Introducing a fresh layout, new curators, and programs, Frieze New York 2018 brought 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.
2018 Opening Hours
Wednesday Preview, May 2: first access 10am - 7pm (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
Buy your tickets in advance to guarantee entry and save money! If you're visiting with children, make sure you purchase childen tickets and read our helpful tips.
Please note, due to construction works on East 90th Street, Frieze ferries only depart from East 35th Street ferry dock this year. Find out more here. Please note, there is no self-parking on Randall's Island.
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.