in Frieze Week Magazine | 30 SEP 20
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Frieze London 2020

Your Frieze Week Diary

From 5-11 October, don't miss performances on Cork Street, Frieze Sculpture at Regent's Park, new shows at West and East End galleries, plus unmissable virtual talks with leading contemporary artists 

in Frieze Week Magazine | 30 SEP 20

On 5 - 11 October, Frieze Week celebrates London's art scene with an extensive programme of offline and online events.

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6 -11 October, 9 Cork Street and Online

Frieze London’s showcase for Live art will be curated by Victor Wang (王宗孚) (Artistic Director and Chief Curator of M WOODS Museum, Beijing). For the first time ever LIVE takes place at 9 Cork Street, from 6-11 October, where the temporary Institute of Melodic Healing hosts online and offline performances, talks and installations by: Alvaro Barrington, Cécile B. Evans Many El-Sayegh, Denzil Forrester, Anthea Hamilton, Haroon Mirza, Zadie Xa and Benito Mayor Vallejo. More details

Child of Magohalmi and the Echoes of Creation, 2019. Tramway, Glasgow. Photos by Brian Hartley (2)
Zadie Xa and Benito Mayor Vallejo, Dream Dangerous,  2020. Performance. Performed by Jia-Yu Corti. Courtesy of the artists and Galería Agustina Ferreyra


5-18 October, Regent's Park

Frieze Sculpture will return to The Regent’s Park from 5 – 18 October this year, featuring 12 ambitious works by leading international artists throughout the park’s English Gardens. Selected and placed by curator Clare Lilley (Director of Programme, Yorkshire Sculpture Park), the 2020 line-up features artists David Altmejd, Fabio Lattanzi Antinori, Gianpietro Carlesso, Eric Fischl, Patrick Goddard, Lubaina Himid, Kalliopi Lemos, Richard Long, Sarah Lucas, Gavin Turk, Rebecca Warren and Arne Quinze. More details

Fabio Lattanzi Antinori
Fabio Lattanzi Antinori, Ad Keywords, 2020. Courtesy of the artist and Pi Artworks



The fair’s acclaimed series of panel discussions, conversations and keynote lectures overseen by Dr. Nicholas Cullinan (Director of the National Portrait Gallery). A frequent participator in Frieze Talks, 2020 marks the first time Cullinan has curated the programme with highlights including a conversation with the luminary artist, writer and director John Akomfrah. Full schedule to be announced shorty. More details

Nicholas Cullinan


Explore London's leading galleries across the West and East End during Frieze Week, opening new gallery shows and special installations; plus hybrid presentations at Frieze Viewing Room's galleries connecting their virtual booths with the IRL exhibitions. Explore the list of participating galleries here.

Maikos in Gion Kyoto Japan
Maikos in Gion Kyoto Japan© Getty Images


Don't miss newly opened shows at major museums across the city, including Artemisia Gentileschi at the National Gallery, Bruce Nauman at Tate Modern, Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk at the V&A and Formafantasma: Cambio at Serpentine Galleries.

Pictured at the top: Denzil Forrester, Youth of the Day, 1989. Oil on canvas, 120.6 x 180.7cm. Copyright Denzil Forrester. Courtesy the artist and Stephen Friedman Gallery