Maurizio Cattelan Is Planning Mischief at Frieze New York This Year

Unwitting patrons may even receive a surprise work of art.

Frieze New York. Courtesy Frieze New York.
Frieze New York. Courtesy Frieze New York.

Frieze New York will return to Randall’s Island this year with one major scheduling change: instead of once again overlapping with the spring auctions (much to the chagrin of art advisers, journalists, and avid collectors alike), the fair will take place the week before they begin, from May 5–8, 2016. And fear not, for food favorites like Roberta’s Pizza will be back in full force.

What else can you look forward to this May? The always exciting Frieze Projects section, curated by Cecilia Alemani, will pay homage to New York’s Daniel Newburg Gallery, a downtown institution of the ’80s and early ’90s known for bringing legendary European artists to the United States. Maurizio Cattelan, the last artist to show in the Soho space before it shuttered in 1994, will create what Alemani cryptically describes as “something quite irreverent.”

The Projects section will also feature installations and interventions by Alex Da Corte, Anthea Hamilton, Heather PhillipsonEduardo Navarro, and David Horvitz, who will commission a “pickpocket” to roam the fair. Instead of stealing fairgoers cash, however, he’ll be depositing tiny sculptures into pockets and purses. “Hopefully this is the very first time you walk out of a fair with an artwork you didn’t pay for,” Alemani joked during a press conference.

202 galleries from 31 countries will exhibit in the fair’s four sections. Highlights include P.P.O.W‘s booth dedicated to David Wojnarowicz in advance of his upcoming retrospective at the Whitney Museum of American Art, as well as Rome’s Galleria Lorcan O’Neill, who will bring together Tracey Emin, Celia Hempton, Hanna Liden, and Rachel Whiteread to explore notions of intimacy and privacy.

2016 Frieze New York Exhibitor List: 

303 Gallery, New York
A Gentil Carioca, Rio De Janeiro
Miguel Abreu Gallery, New York
Acquavella Galleries, New York
Galería Juana de Aizpuru, Madrid
Altman Siegel, San Francisco
Art: Concept, Paris
Alfonso Artiaco, Naples
Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid
Peter Blum Gallery, New York
Blum & Poe, Los Angeles
Boers-Li Gallery, Beijing
Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York
Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York
The Box, Los Angeles
The Breeder, Athens
Broadway 1602, New York
Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York
Buchholz, Berlin
Shane Campbell Gallery, Chicago
Canada, New York
Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne
Casa Triângulo, São Paulo
Casas Riegner, Bogotá
Cheim & Read, New York
James Cohan, New York
Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin
Galleria Continua, San Gimignano
Corbett vs. Dempsey, Chicago
Pilar Corrias Gallery, London
Galleria Raffaella Cortese, Milan
CRG Gallery, New York
Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris
Thomas Dane Gallery, London
Massimo De Carlo, Milan
Elizabeth Dee, New York
dépendance, Brussels
Galerie Eigen + Art, Berlin
Galerie Frank Elbaz, Paris
Derek Eller Gallery, New York
Henrique Faria, New York
Foksal Gallery Foundation, Warsaw
Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo
Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles
Foxy Production, New York
Fredericks & Freiser, New York
Carl Freedman Gallery, London
Stephen Friedman Gallery, London
Frith Street Gallery, London
Gagosian Gallery, New York
Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg
Marian Goodman Gallery, New York
Alexander Gray Associates, New York
Grimm, Amsterdam
Hauser & Wirth, New York
Herald St, London
Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin
Xavier Hufkens, Brussels
Gallery Hyundai, Seoul
Ibid., London
Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo
Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels
Casey Kaplan, New York
Galleri Magnus Karlsson, Stockholm
Karma, New York
Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York
Sean Kelly , New York
Kerlin Gallery, Dublin
Anton Kern Gallery, New York
Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich
Tina Kim Gallery, New York
König Galerie, Berlin
David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles
Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo
Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York
Kukje Gallery, Seoul
Lehmann Maupin, New York
Galerie Lelong, New York
Lisson Gallery, London
Kate MacGarry, London
Matthew Marks Gallery, New York
Fergus McCaffrey, New York
Galerie Greta Meert, Brussels
Mendes Wood DM, São Paulo
Galerie kamel mennour, Paris
Victoria Miro, London
Mitchell-Innes & Nash, New York
The Modern Institute, Glasgow
MOT International, London
Taro Nasu, Tokyo
Nature Morte, New Delhi
David Nolan Gallery, New York
Galleria Lorcan O’Neill, Rome
Galerie Nathalie Obadia, Paris
Overduin & Co., Los Angeles
P.P.O.W, New York
Pace, New York
Maureen Paley, London
Peres Projects, Berlin
Galerie Perrotin, New York
Galerija Gregor Podnar, Berlin
Simon Preston Gallery, New York
Project 88, Mumbai
Rampa, Istanbul
Almine Rech Gallery, Paris
Regen Projects, Los Angeles
Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris
Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
Salon 94, New York
Esther Schipper / Johnen Galerie, Berlin
Sfeir-Semler, Beirut
Jack Shainman Gallery, New York
Shanghart Gallery, Shanghai
Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York
Skarstedt, New York
Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv
Sperone Westwater, New York
Sprüth Magers, Berlin
Standard (Oslo), Oslo
Craig F. Starr Gallery, New York
Stevenson, Cape Town
Timothy Taylor, London
The Third Line, Dubai
Vermelho, São Paulo
Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Los Angeles
Galleri Nicolai Wallner, Copenhagen
White Columns, New York
White Cube, London
Wilkinson, London
Galerie Jocelyn Wolff, Paris
Zeno X Gallery, Antwerp
David Zwirner, New York

Focus
Chi-Wen Gallery, Taipei
Clearing, New York
Lisa Cooley, New York
Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai
James Fuentes, New York
hunt kastner, Prague
Instituto De Vision, Bogotá
Ivan Gallery, Bucharest
Kraupa-Tuskany Zeidler, Berlin
Le Guern Gallery, Warsaw
David Lewis, New York
Josh Lilley, London
Limoncello, London
lokal_30, Warsaw
Maisterravalbuena, Madrid
Martos Gallery, New York
Misako & Rosen, Tokyo
mor charpentier, Paris
Murias Centeno, Lisbon
Night Gallery, Los Angeles
Ratio 3, San Francisco
Seventeen, London
Tif Sigfrids, Los Angeles
Société, Berlin
Simone Subal Gallery, New York
Sultana, Paris
Supportico Lopez, Berlin
Take Ninagawa, Tokyo
Travesia Cuatro, Madrid
Triple V, Paris
Rachel Uffner Gallery, New York
Kate Werble Gallery, New York

Frame
80m2 Livia Benavides, Lima
Rita Ponce de León
Christian Andersen, Copenhagen
Julia Haller
Antenna Space, Shanghai Li Ming
blank, Cape Town Igshaan Adams
Clifton Benevento, New York Gina Beavers
Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles
Phillip Zach
Frutta, Rome Stephen Felton
High Art, Paris Valerie Keane
Hannah Hoffman, Los Angeles Zorrilla
Jeanine Hofland, Amsterdam Hannah Perry
Jan Kaps, Cologne Patricia L Boyd
Galeria Jaqueline Martins, São Paulo
Débora Bolsoni
Mathew, Berlin Cooper Jacoby
Night Club, Chicago Gordon Hall
Eli Ping Frances Perkins, New York
Rochelle Goldberg
Regards, Chicago Nick Bastis
Truth And Consequences, Geneva
Daniel Dewar & Grégory Gicquel
Leo Xu Projects, Shanghai Liu Shiyuan

Spotlight
Aicon Gallery, New York S.H. Raza
Anglim Gilbert Gallery, San Francisco David Ireland
Galeria Raquel Arnaud, São Paulo Sergio Camargo
Baró Galeria, São Paulo Felipe Ehrenberg
Galerie Hervé Bize, Nancy François Morellet
espaivisor, Valencia Lea Lublin
Garth Greenan Gallery, New York Ralph Humphrey
Hales, London Frank Bowling
Pippy Houldsworth Gallery, London Mary Kelly
Gallery Hyundai, Seoul Kim Whanki
Jhaveri Contemporary, Mumbai Zahoor ul Akhlaq
Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica John Divola
P420, Bologna Milan Grygar
Parafin, London Nancy Holt
Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York Joe Goode
Galeria Nara Roesler, São Paulo Abraham Palatnik
Richard Saltoun, London Robert Filliou
Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin Jo Baer
Van Doren Waxter, New York Alan Shields
Venus, New York H. C. Westermann


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