Frieze Viewing Room 2020 & Events
Highlights on view in our London gallery
LIVE AND VIRTUAL EVENTS DETAILED BELOW
7-16 October 2020
GEORG BASELITZ | TONY CRAGG | SYLVIE FLEURY
ANTONY GORMLEY | ALEX KATZ | IMI KNOEBEL
ROBERT LONGO | JACK PIERSON | TOM SACHS
DAVID SALLE | ERWIN WURM
IN-PERSON & VIRTUAL EVENTS
Join us for a series of in-person and streamed events as part of this year's Online Viewing Room Events Programme.
Register and watch below.
IN-PERSON TOURS WITH OLIVER BEER AND JULIA PEYTON-JONES
Artist Oliver Beer and Julia Peyton-Jones, Senior Global Director: Special Projects led small in-person tours of our current London exhibitions: Oliver Beer, Oma and the group show A Focus on Painting.
Tourshave taken place on:
Friday 9th October 11am, 1pm and 5pm;
Monday 12th October 3pm;
Wednesday 14th October 12pm; and
Thursday 15th October 5:30pm
FRIEZE TALK: PAINTING TODAY
Friday 9th October, 4PM BST / 5PM CETJoin artists Alvaro Barrington, Mandy El-Sayegh, Rachel Jones and Dona Nelson for a panel discussion about painting today and their diverse approaches to the medium within their own practices. The conversation will be moderated by its curator Julia Peyton-Jones, Senior Global Director: Special Projects.
TEA WITH JULIA: VICTORIA SIDDALL
Saturday 10th October, 11AM BST / 12PM CET
Join Julia Peyton-Jones, Senior Global Director: Special Projects, and Victoria Siddall, Global Director of Frieze Fairs, in conversation on Saturday 10th October at 11am, as part of the ongoing series 'Tea with Julia'. Their broad-ranging conversation will touch upon the evolution and digitisation of art fairs, upcoming projects and the challenges facing the public and private art sectors.
Victoria Siddall has worked with Frieze since 2004 and was Head of Development before launching Frieze Masters in London in 2012. In 2014, Siddall was appointed Director of all Frieze Fairs, taking over the running of Frieze London, Frieze Masters, Frieze New York and Frieze Los Angeles while continuing to direct Frieze Masters. She is also Chair of the Board of Trustees of Studio Voltaire, a not-for-profit gallery and artist studio complex in South London.
VIRTUAL TOUR: DAVID SALLE AND JULIA PEYTON-JONES
Monday 12th October, 5PM BST / 6PM CET
Join the artist David Salle and Julia Peyton-Jones, Senior Global Director: Special Projects, for a live virtual tour of the gallery's Frieze highlights when they will talk about a selection of the works currently on view in our online presentation. They will also discuss Salle's recent artistic projects, with the artist speaking from his New York studio allowing an early look at his new body of work, 'The Tree of Life' series.
Frieze Talks: Yan Pei-Ming and Pi Li
Thursday 15th October , 1PM BST / 2PM CET
Yan Pei-Ming (b. Shanghai, 1960) lives and works in Dijon. Yan's
immense, almost exclusively monochrome portraits combine Chinese cultural
history with Western traditions of portraiture. The artist gained
international recognition at the Venice Biennale in 2003 before a
collection of his portraits responding to Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa were
acquired by the Louvre in 2009.
Yan Pei Ming, Against The Light opens at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac,
Salzburg on 8 October.
Pi Li is the Sigg Senior Curator of M+, a visual culture museum in Hong Kong. He previously served as the deputy executive director of the art administration department at the Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA, 2001-2012); the co-founder and director of Boers-Li Gallery (2005-2012) in Beijing, former Universal Studios-Beijing in Beijing.