Painting

The London-based filmmaker will work on site in close ‘proximity to the gallery’s collection, research and teams’

By Frieze News Desk

The artist who participated in various scenes from Abstract Expressionism to the Black Arts movement has passed away

By Frieze News Desk

A new exhibition at BolteLang, Zurich, is as markedly sombre as it is delightful

By Aoife Rosenmeyer

The late US painter’s first European survey, at Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, is a missed opportunity

By Kito Nedo

A tactile show in Berlin of the California-based painter refreshes colour-field abstraction for our digital age of infinite screen time

By Louisa Elderton
Janiva Ellis, Co-Panicing, 2017, oil on canvas, 76 × 57 cm.  Courtesy: the artist and 47 Canal, New York; photograph: Joerg Lohse

Ellis’s paintings are spring-loaded with overlapping references to film and television, current events, art and cartoons.

By Andrew Durbin

In a show at Kasmin Gallery, New York, size reveals not the late painter’s ego, but rather his belief in personal engagement 

By Matthew Holman

In a lively group show at Petzel Gallery, the late Danish artist’s irreverent ‘modification paintings’ are presented alongside some of the many works they later inspired 

By Ara H. Merjian

A survey at Kestnergesellschaft, Hannover, shows an artist in constant dialogue with the world 

By Oliver Osborne

An exhibition at Croy Nielsen, Vienna, explores the female gaze on a world which seems murkier than ever

By Kimberly Bradley
Gladys Nilsson, A Cold Mouth, 1968.  Courtesy: © the artist and Garth Greenan Gallery, New York

In two shows at Goldsmiths CCA and Hales Gallery, London, Nilsson furthers her life-long alchemization of objects and limbs 

By Philomena Epps
Tofer Chin in his studio. Photograph: Joshua White. Courtesy: Frieze/Joshua White

Frieze global partner LIFEWTR marks the inaugural Frieze Los Angeles with a publicly accessible artwork at The Standard DTLA by L.A. artist Tofer Chin