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Visitor with installtion of works by Billy Beckley presented by albertz benda, New York, in Spotlight at Frieze New York 2018. Photo: Mark Blower. Courtesy: Mark Blower/Frieze

Innovations make the seventh edition ‘fresher than it’s ever been’

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Kapwani Kiwanga, Shady (detail), 2018. Installation view at Frieze New York 2018

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Kapwani Kiwanga provides a guide to her commission:an interactive outdoor installation entitled Shady (2018)

Kapwani Kiwanga with Shady (2018), her commission for the Frieze Artist Award at Frieze New York 2018, supported by Luma Foundation. Photo: Mark Blower. Courtesy: Mark Blower/Frieze

As her commission for the first Frieze Artist Award in New York is unveiled, Kapwani Kiwanga speaks to curator Adrienne Edwards

Kapwani Kiwanga, Flowers for Africa: Tunisia, 2015, protocol of assembly and display to guide the reconstruction of a floral arrangement consisting of cut flowers, dimensions variable. Courtesy: the artist and Galerie Jérôme Poggi, Paris. Collection of th

Hallie Ringle of the Studio Museum looks forward to the debut Frieze Artist Award at Frieze New York 2018

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Kapwani Kiwanga, 2016. Photo: Bertille Chérot

The Paris-based artist will realize an open-air installation, exploring freedom of movement and architectures of exclusion

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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A major opportunity for an emerging artist to realize a site-specific work, curated by Adrienne Edwards

Photography: Clément Pascal

An emerging artist follows the path of Yuri Pattison, Mika Rottenberg and Jordan Wolfson 

Rachel Rose, Everything and More, 2016, installation view at 'The Infinite Mix', Hayward Gallery, London. Courtesy: the artist and Hayward Gallery, London

Ahead of the launch at Frieze New York 2018, see what selected Artist Award winners made, felt and did next

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A renowned curator of performance, Edwards will oversee the Frieze Artist Award and Live programs launching at Frieze New York 2018

Kiluanji Kia Henda, Under the Silent Eye of Lenin, installation and performance, 2017. Courtesy of the artist.

The Luanda-based artist will create a new performative installation at Frieze London 2017

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Kiluanji Kia Henda, Under the Silent Eye of Lenin, installation and performance, 2017. Courtesy of the artist.

The Luanda-based artist will create a new performative installation at Frieze London 2017