Picture Piece

The symbolism of a failed property development in Turkey 

By Jennifer Higgie

A new book surveys buildings in Central Asia and documents their distinctive styles

By Frieze News Desk

The collection includes robes made from salmon skin and a deerskin jacket worn by a 19th century fireman

By Frieze News Desk

A new book documents the lives of the women who trained at the innovative German art school

By Frieze News Desk
Samuel Beckett photographed with a Gucci bag by Lucio Berzioli, 1971. Courtesy: Archivi Paraboli

How much to read into Samuel Beckett’s flirtation with fashion?

By Cal Revely-Calder

Five iconic buildings designed by the Japanese architect since 1962

By George Kafka

25 years after his death, we remember the inimitable performance artist and fashion designer

By Frieze News Desk
Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey, Desert Near Alexandria, 1842, daguerreotype. Courtesy: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

J.P. Girault de Prangey’s beautiful yet orientalist pictures are on view for the first time at the Met

By Ian Bourland

A new book publishes the prominent feminist artist’s recipes for Sauce Madeira, gazpacho and beef wellington

By Frieze News Desk
Ad Minoliti, Special Commission for frieze issue 201, 2018. Courtesy: the artist

In a special commission for frieze, the artist envisions Martian colonies informed by techno-feminism

By Ad Minoliti

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

By Frieze News Desk

A new book catalogues ephemera from Chicago’s Southside and its greatest musical export

By Frieze News Desk