Frieze Masters

Issue 4

October 2015

Looking at ideas from the past in the art of the present, this issue includes the role of women in Dada, Goya’s enduring influence on modern art, the inseparable nature of Sonia Delaunay’s life and work and the hallucinatory history of artists and intoxication.

How science has caught up with the art of forgery

100 years ago, a group of artists gathered in Zürich and founded dada.

In recent years, a number of historical exhibitions have been revisited and restaged. What's behind this impulse?

Illustration by Lauren Rolwing

How art evolves

17 artists write about a work of art that has influenced them

The cyanotypes of Victorian botanist Anna Atkins

Award-winning novelist Ali Smith responds to Sonia Delaunay's joyful and 'simultaneous' approach to life, art and design

Eileen Gray's restored modernist masterpiece, E.1027, has finally opened to the public

Francisco de Goya's influence on modern art

David Campany talks about his latest exhibition and asks why photography was so central to modernism

A hallucinatory history of artists and intoxication

The General Director of Rijksmuseum on the art that inspires him and why he would have loved to have listened to jazz with Piet Mondrian