Henri Matisse

A new book traces the role of the black model in art history from the 19th century to today

By Frieze News Desk

Two new exhibitions, at the Wiener Library and the Freud Museum, fastidiously document these landmark moments in history

By Shelley Klein

New York

4 Oct
7 Jan
Photograph of Matisse painting the model Zita at 1 Place Charles-Félix, Nice, 1928.Courtesy: Archives H. Matisse, © Succession H. Matisse/DACS 2017; photograph: unidentified 


5 Aug
12 Nov

Q. What could you imagine doing if you didn’t do what you do? A. Being a charismatic leader.

By Roger Hiorns

Artists write about a work of art that has influenced them

Ahead of the 9th Liverpool Biennial, the Dubai-based trio share a selection of important images

By ​Ramin Haerizadeh, Rokni Haerizadeh and Hesam Rahmanian
Benode Behari Mukherjee, Figures with Two Red Trees, 1969. Courtesy Jhaveri Contemporary, Mumbai

Radical collage and cut-outs in India

By Shanay Jhaveri

Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Germany

By Kirsty Bell