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The artist explains the genesis and purpose of her unique sonic creation, during rare live performances as part of Frieze Week New York

Artist Rene Matić and the author discuss her latest book, which charts how Black visual culture became a blueprint for the modern viral image

BY Legacy Russell AND Rene Matić |

The British Pavilion Artist 2024 talks about his work for the 60th Venice Biennale and how support from Frieze enabled it to be realized in its full glory  

BY John Akomfrah |

A show at Auto Italia in London contains an archive of Ryszard Kisiel ‘Filo’, one of the first LGBTQ+ magazines in Central and Eastern Europe

BY Juliet Jacques |

The curator and writer meets emerging figures from China to Brazil on a personal trip around the section at Frieze New York 2024

In Collaboration with Stone Island

The musician and Artistic Director of NYC’s Performance Space highlights works by Chella Man, Ellen Fullman, Beatriz Cortez and Kembra Pfahler

BY Taja Cheek |

Performance Space’s director Pati Hertling and artistic director Taja Cheek explain how the venue is getting bigger by getting smaller

Frieze Week New York 2024 offers a rare chance to see Ellen Fullman’s epic room-filling musical installation in action

The founders of The Here and There Collective tell Focus curator Lumi Tan about supporting contemporary Asian diaspora art and their sense of “peership” with artists

BY Lumi Tan |

Newly joined from the Boston Ballet, CEO Max Hodges shares what’s to come at the institution: from site-specific spectacles to a new staging of King Lear

BY Susan Yung AND Max Hodges |

We go behind the scenes with artists bringing new work to Frieze fairs. Brooklyn-based Trey Abdella talks about blending assemblage, sculpture and painting

BY Livia Russell AND Trey Abdella |

Lynne Tillman meets with her long-time friend to discuss fairytales and the artist’s beautifully layered works

BY Joan Jonas AND Lynne Tillman |

An interview with the filmmaker on how to reconfigure our relationship with siren sounds away from catastrophe towards collectivity and care

BY Xenia Benivolski AND Aura Satz |

The co-founder of the Union Square gallery explains the pros of its ninth-floor location and shares favorite cultural spots including the Dream House and murals by Martin Wong at the LGBTQ Center

We go behind the scenes with Gina Fischli and Willa Nasatir as they prepare to show new work at Frieze New York

The curator discusses the themes of the Venice exhibition and explains why ‘hardcore African feminism’ is vital for societal progress

BY Azu Nwagbogu AND Angel Lambo |

In this behind-the-scenes look at artists bringing new work to Frieze fairs, Olivia van Kuiken talks world-building and warping the backdrops of the past

BY Livia Russell AND Olivia van Kuiken |

The Biennale’s first Latin American curator discusses his ‘mission’ to prioritize the social history of the Global South 

BY Adriano Pedrosa AND Marko Gluhaich |

This series goes behind the scenes with artists who are bringing new work to Frieze fairs. US artist Rose Salane explains how a shower of confetti inspired her most recent photographs

BY Livia Russell AND Rose Salane |

The innovative founder and curator of Mimosa House, London, discusses ‘transfeminisms’, an ambitious new show 

BY Juliet Jacques |