Frieze Masters

Issue 5

October 2016

Looking at art from the past through the lens of the present, the issue includes features on Caravaggio and Hieronymus Bosch; the medieval women whose illustrated manuscripts are finally being recognized; Sigmund Freud's preoccupation with Michelangelo; 20 contemporary artists reflect on the art works that have inspired them, and much more.

The French artist shares his interest in Francis Picabia’s signature

The impact of pre-Columbian techniques and designs on 20th-century artists

The co-founder of print workshop Gemini G.E.L. talks about the evolution of the iconic institution

A new Smithsonian Museum highlights African American history and culture

Georgiana Houghton's 19th-century spirit paintings

Surrealism, anthropology and the history of the recently re-opened Musée de l'Homme

How Indian classical music has influenced the visual arts

Tim Smith-Laing talks to curator and author Paul Williamson about his long and distinguished career at London's Victoria and Albert Museum

Artists write about a work of art that has influenced them

The Medieval women who illustrated manuscripts are finally being recognized

The intermingling of classical sculpture and female self-realization in the long literary tradition of the journey to Italy

Artists write about a work of art that has influenced them