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Frieze Los Angeles: Frequently Asked Questions

What are the dates of the fair?
The inaugural edition of Frieze Los Angeles will launch February 14–17, 2019.

What is the location of the fair?
The fair will take place at Paramount Pictures Studios, a historic studio lot located in Hollywood.

Who is the architect of the fair?
The architect Kulapat Yantrasast of wHY will design a bespoke structure at Paramount Pictures Studios.

Who is the Director of the fair?
Frieze has appointed Bettina Korek as Executive Director for Frieze Los Angeles. Korek brings more than 15 years of art world experience as an arts advocate, writer, and founder of ForYourArt, Los Angeles. A native of Los Angeles, Korek has organized the Participating Gallery program for the Getty’s Pacific Standard Time initiatives and is a member of the Los Angeles County Arts Commission.

Who is the Curator of the fair?
Los Angeles-based curator Ali Subotnick will oversee a site-specific program of artist projects and film at the fair. Formerly Curator at the Hammer Museum (Los Angeles), where she is currently Adjunct Curator, Subotnick also co-curated the inaugural edition of the Hammer’s biennial exhibition Made in LA (2012).

What is the focus of the fair?
Frieze Los Angeles will be largely focused on contemporary art and celebrate the exceptionally dynamic culture of Los Angeles and its global contributions to the visual arts. The full program and list of participating galleries will be announced at a future date.

How big is the fair?
Frieze Los Angeles will be the most focused and intimate of the Frieze Art Fairs, bringing together around 60 of the most significant and forward-thinking galleries from across the city and around the world. The fair experience will be completed by Frieze Week events across the city. The full program and list of participating galleries will be announced at a future date.

How can galleries apply for the fair?
Frieze Los Angeles will be the most focused and intimate of the Frieze Art Fairs, bringing together around 60 of the most significant contemporary galleries from across the city and around the world. There is not an application procedure for the fair; galleries will be invited to participate by the fair's Selection Committee of galleries, chaired by Bettina Korek and Victoria Siddall. The Selection Committee members for Frieze Los Angeles 2019 are:

Daniela Gareh, White Cube, London;
Carol Greene, Greene Naftali, New York;
David Kordansky, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles;
Mara McCarthy, The Box, Los Angeles;
Shaun Regen, Regen Projects, Los Angeles
Matthew Wood, Mendes Wood DM, São Paulo

The full program and list of participating galleries will be announced in the fall.

How can I attend the fair?
The full program, details and admission details will be announced at a future date.

How can I stay up-to-date on the latest news from Frieze Los Angeles?
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