Frieze New York 2016 brings together the world’s leading galleries, innovative curated sections, a celebrated series of talks, site-specific artist commissions and the city’s most talked about restaurants, all in a bespoke structure overlooking the East River in Randall's Island Park, Manhattan.
2016 Opening Hours
Thursday, May 5, 11am – 7pm
Friday, May 6, 11am – 8pm
Saturday, May 7, 11am – 7pm
Sunday, May 8, 11am – 6pm
The fair’s critically acclaimed program of artist commissions will feature six new artworks, both inside the fair and around Randall’s Island Park. Curated by Cecilia Alemani (High Line Art, New York), this year’s program explores the magical possibilities of artistic intervention, with performances, sculptures and clandestine actions, which respond to the fair environment in unexpected and often humorous ways.
Attend one of our daily talks, programed by Christy Lange (Associate Editor, frieze) and Tom Eccles (Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College, New York). The Talks will include, panel discussions, conversations and keynote lectures, with leading artists, curators, writers and cultural critics.
Conversations on Collecting
Attend our conversations, offering a unique insight into what drives the world’s most active art collectors, providing inspiration to established and aspiring collectors alike.
The Reading Room
A new space for 2016, the Reading Room, offers visitors the opportunity to browse and buy a curated selection of the world’s best arts publications, and attend an exciting daily schedule of events.
Enjoy New York’s best-loved eateries including Frankies Spuntino and Roberta’s Pizza, plus new additions including El Rey and Cosme.